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Campus Recreation

Current Announcements

  • Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center is currently open with limited hours and modified services. Please see our Return to Campus page for more information on what to expect when you return to Half Acre Gym.

  • Due to on-campus construction, there will be no water in Half Acre on Tuesday, October 20 from 7:30 - 8:00 am. Restrooms will be available in the Wyoming Union. Drinking water and hand sanitizer will be provided in Half Acre for patrons and employees. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • The University has determined that during phase 3 of the return plan, Campus Recreation can welcome back currently enrolled students and currently employed faculty and staff who are participating in the bridge program and who will continue to participate once the Shield testing program is in place. At this time, because of restrictions within the on-campus testing programs, Board Retired members, Cooperating Agency Members, spouses, dependents and other guests will not have access to Half Acre.

  • Completion of a COVID-19 test and access to the UW COVID Pass is required prior to utilizing Half Acre Gym. Please visit UW's Official Page for COVID-19 Communication for more information.

  • To help us ensure we are following University policy and state public health order guidance, please make a reservation below for Workouts, lap swimming, Bouldering at the Climbing Wall, Outdoor Program services, Wellness Center Programs, Massage Chairs, Rec Sports Programs, and Athletic Training Telehealth. View this Workout Signup Tutorial for more information on reserving a workout through Signup Genius. 

Contact Us

Campus Recreation

Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center

Department 3604

1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

(307) 766-5586

Accidents and injuries can and do occur during sport, recreation, and exercise activities. Additionally, participating in sports and recreational activities increases the likelihood of contracting COVID-19 as well as other contagions. Notice is hereby given that the University of Wyoming is not responsible for accidents, injuries, and/or illnesses that may be incurred while on and/or during the use of university property; nor is the university responsible for any costs or expenses incurred as a result of any accident, injury, and/or illness that may occur on university property. Additionally, the University of Wyoming is not responsible for any items lost/stolen in conjunction with the use of university facilities. Participants understand and agree that their use of university facilities and/or services is at their own risk.

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