Welcome to UGA Recreational Sports

We’d like to welcome you to UGA Recreational Sports which provides a wide range of physical activities, designed specifically for the UGA community, to help fight the stress of school and life. We encourage everyone to take a break, be active and have fun with one of our many program offerings.

Housed within the Ramsey Student Center our staff consists of 500 part-time student workers and 28 full time staff, and as a team, we seek to fulfill our mission by serving the fitness needs of the UGA community and providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for students, faculty, staff and UGA affiliates.

The Department of Recreational Sports fosters the well-being of UGA students and the UGA community through diverse recreation experiences.

The Department of Recreational Sports in the Division of Student Affairs promotes healthy lifestyle choices by providing development, growth, and education for the University of Georgia through the spirit of recreation. 

Cultural Values
Ram Fam: Everyone is welcome. Come play! 

Excellence: Be the best. Exceed expectations.

Customer Service: We want to know who you are. Everyone matters. 

Spirit of Recreation: Providing activities for enjoyment: there is something for everyone.

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For students interested in a potential career in campus recreation, we offer the Rec Sports Fellows Program. This program is designed to provide participants with a holistic and more complete perspective on what skills, abilities, and competencies are needed in order to pursue a professional path in campus recreation. 

View additional details of the program and what past participants have said here