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About Us

Recreation and Sport Facilities provides a variety of programs and services to meet the needs and interests of the University community. Specific programs include: Group Exercise, Fitness, Adventure Trips, Archery, Climbing Programs, Open Recreation, Massage Therapy, Intramurals, Sports Clubs, Special Events, Wellness Education, Bowling and Billiards, and an Internship Program.

All upper campus indoor and outdoor sport recreation facilities are managed by Recreation and Sport Facilities. These facilities include McPhee Center/Ade Olson Addition, Hilltop Recreation Center Office Bowling and Billiards Center, Crest Fitness Center, Eagle's View Challenge Ropes Course, Simpson Fields, Towers Field, Hilltop basketball and tennis courts, Bridgman basketball courts, and Bollinger Fields.

Mission Statement


Recreation and Sport Facilities provides experiences that connect academic learning with self-discovery.

Vision


Recreation and Sport Facilities will work in partnership with university faculty, staff, and community to develop citizenship and well-being for all students by creating comprehensive student-centered opportunities that foster success, connectedness and social development.

Values


  • Student Enrichment 
  • Wellness 
  • Collaboration 
  • Stewardship 
  • Sustainability 
  • Customer Service 
  • Inclusiveness 

Student Learning Outcomes


Self-Discovery and Growth

Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will set and pursue personal, educational, and professional goals.

Effective Communication

Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will demonstrate the ability to write and read effectively.
Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will practice and demonstrate outstanding customer service skills.
Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will be able to identify and implement correct conflict resolution skills

Leadership Development

Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will participate in leadership development opportunities and develop their own leadership style.

Personal Wellness

Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will balance education, work, and leisure time.

Collaboration

Students who work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will participate in group cooperation opportunities.

Appreciating Diversity/Inclusiveness

Students who participate and work for Recreation and Sport Facilities will be submerged in programs/services that are inclusive to all UWEC students/faculty/staff in an effort to develop multicultural competency.

Equality, Diversity, and Inclusivity


We respect and appreciate all people. We value the individual differences that make us unique and the similarities that bring us together. Come as you are and Experience Recreation!

Individuals with Disabilities


If a disability related accommodation is needed to participate in any of our programs, please contact Al Wiberg at (715) 836-5601.

Inclusive Excellence Plan


Recreation and Sport Facilities student and professional staff will:

  • Promote employment opportunities in a manner that will attract divers applicants.
  • Implement diversity training throughout the year for students and professional staff as well as at the All Staff Training in the fall.
  • Ensure student and professional staff are knowledgeable with regard to inclusive language and it is utilized in all Recreation produced content
  • Support and encourage participation in on-campus opportunities for mentoring