COVID-19 UPDATE 

Covid-19 RecWell Services Summary

*Effective 7.26, all individuals entering the Recreation and Athletic Center will be required to wear a facial covering to help prevent the spread of Covid-19 in conjunction with Austin Public Health's shift to Stage 4.

Department Mission

The office of Recreation and Wellness provides opportunities for St. Edward’s University to enhance our holistic well-being. We help students, faculty, and staff thrive in a safe, informed, and inclusive community. Through participation in our programs, our campus will cultivate an appreciation for healthy lifestyles, meaningful relationships, leadership development, and a positive lifelong attitude toward holistic well-being.

RecWell Programs and Services

RAC and Alumni Gym Hours of Operation

(Fall 2021: effective August 21, 2021)

Day RAC Alumni Gym
Monday 7:00am - 11:00pm 8:00am - 11:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 11:00pm 8:00am - 11:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 11:00pm 8:00am - 11:00pm
Thursday 7:00am - 11:00pm 8:00am - 11:00pm
Friday 7:00am - 7:00pm 8:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm CLOSED
Sunday 4:00pm - 11:00pm CLOSED

Be sure to visit our Facilities and Informal Recreation page for details on how students will access the RAC for access to the Fitness Center and other recreational facilities.

Operating Values

Excellence

We serve our community with the highest standards of care, compassion, and knowledge to provide a positive experience
We take pride in our programs and facilities
We cultivate partnerships across campus to enhance the student and employee experience

Inclusivity

We value the dignity of all individuals and identities
We strive to provide programming and facilities that can be enjoyed by all
We recognize power and privilege and leverage that recognition to elevate others

Development

We empower student employees and leaders to take responsibility for our programs
We cultivate leadership by having the courage to take risks and learn from our mistakes and successes
We facilitate opportunities for co-curricular learning, self-discovery and an appreciation for holistic well-being through experiential education

Safety

We provide programs and facilities that encourage safe activity, fun, community engagement, and a sense of belonging
We cultivate an environment that is safe for everyone to be their authentic self
We deliver resources that reduce barriers to student success

Requesting RecWell partner programs

Interested in a weight room orientation for your group?  A custom GroupX class? A health education workshop?  RecWell wants to come to you and support you and your needs.  If you are interested in partnering with any area of RecWell, you can request our team to create a custom experience for you.

RecWell Program Request Form

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