Recreation Facilities will have limited hours Friday, Oct. 14 - Tuesday, Oct. 18 due to Fall Break.  Please click Fall Break Hours 2016 for the schedule.                 
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1421 27th St., Des Moines, IA 50311


Mission Statement

Recreational services is committed to enriching the quality of campus life by promoting and offering opportunities for physical, mental, and social interaction and growth in healthy surroundings and superior recreational facilities. Recreational Services' innovative co-curricular programs and offerings serve to provide a connecting link between students and the University experience.






University News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.