Recreation Services

Welcome Week Group Zumba
Aquatics certification training
Sport club rugby
Youth camp playing basketball
Student worker
Tae Kwon-Do
Personal training indoor track
Fitness aerobics class
Outdoor recreation hiking trip
Intramural dodgeball
Intramural basketball
Personal training rowing machine
Belaying a rock climber
Aquatics paddling panthers


The Wellness and Recreation Center pools consist of an eight lane 25-yard lap pool, leisure pool and spa. Wellness and Recreation Services offers a variety of programming.

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American Red Cross Certifications

The Wellness and Recreation Services offers American Red Cross Certification Classes to students, faculty, staff and community members. The purpose of these courses is to give individuals the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to an emergency situation.

Certification classes include but are not limited to:

*Course are taught in the Wellness and Recreation Center throughout the semester*

Please see our Lightning Policy for instructions on what to do in case of a lightning storm.


If there is an accommodation you need in order to participate in a RS program or activity, please contact WRC 101 at (319) 273-6275.


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We believe that all people, regardless of their differences, should treat each other with mutual respect and dignity. Diversity and individual rights will be honored and respected.