445 Whitney Rd. Extension, Storrs CT
JCJ Architects & Mood Nolan
Petrarch Panels Dover Smooth Matte
This 200,000+ sf University of Connecticut Recreation Center replaced the old 25,000 square foot Rec Center. The new Rec Center includes activity spaces for cardiovascular and strength training facilities, racquetball courts, basketball courts, a running track, multipurpose sports areas, and an aquatics center; swimming pool, sauna, and whirlpool; a wellness center, 57’ climbing/bouldering wall, indoor and outdoor spaces for club sports, and flexible spaces for events and activities for use by the students and the UCONN community.
The Student Recreation Center has been recognized as an Outstanding Facility of Merit in the 2021 NIRSA Awards.