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Welcome to UW Recreation!

UW Recreation is the home for campus recreation at the University of Washington. Our department is home to the Intramural Activities Building (IMA), Waterfront Activities Center (WAC), UWild Adventures, and the Golf Driving Range (GDR). Our programs and services are available for students and the campus community.



University of Washington Recreation provides safe, accessible, and dynamic recreation experiences to engage students in growth and wellbeing.

Hours of Operation

Intramural Activities Building (IMA)

IMA Front Page

Winter Quarter Hours
Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Sat. 9 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Sun. 11 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Mar. 23-30 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Golf Range

GDR Front Page

Jan. – Feb.
Daily 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sat.-Sun. 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

UWild Adventures

Live curiously. Experience adventure. Be wild.

UWild Adventures

Live curiously. Experience adventure. Be wild.

UWild Adventures

Live curiously. Experience adventure. Be wild.

UWild Waterfront Activities Center

WAC Front Page

Winter Quarter Hours
Thurs. – Mon. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Jan. 21, Feb. 18 Closed

UWild Gear Garage

Gear Garage Front Page

Winter Quarter Hours
Thurs.-Mon. 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Note: The Programs Office is closed during all University holidays.

UW Recreation Blog

  • How UW Recreation celebrates movement: Combating food insecurity on campus

    December 26, 2018


    By: Sabrina Ebengho The Pac-12 Recreation Departments are competing for a cause. To go beyond recreational activities and athletic contests between universities, this year’s Pac-12 Recreation Movement focused on addressing a meaningful cause, hunger on campus. Food insecurity, defined as “an economic and social condition of limited or uncertain access to adequate food” by the U.S…

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  • Parking/Traffic Updates Dec 18/Jan 19

    December 24, 2018


    On the following dates, event parking rates will be in effect in the listed lots.   To visit the TS Events website:   To view the calendar: East Campus Parking Date Lots Start Time End Time Rate Friday, December 21, 2018 E1, E18, E8, E9, E17, E19, E12 4:00 PM 6:30 PM $15.00 Sunday, December 30, 2018 E1, E18, E8, E9,…

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  • IMA Celebrates 50th Anniversary

    December 20, 2018


    By Sean Harding, UW Recreation The University of Washington Intramural Activities Building celebrated its 50th anniversary last week by staying open until midnight and hosting five hours, marking five decades, of special activities including giant glow volleyball, dodgeball, archery and glow Zumba. Crags Climbing Center stayed open late and offered free admission while Huskies scrambled,…

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