The Department of Recreation & Wellness

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Spring Holiday Hours:

All Recreation & Wellness facilities and programs will be closed/cancelled March 30th – April 1st during the Spring Holiday.

Hours for:
Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Kaplan Center:
6:00am - 11:00pm


6:30am - 10:00pm

Outdoor Adventures:

12:00pm - 9:00pm

Administrative Suite:

 8:00am - 5:30pm

Piney Lake:


Visit the Facilities Hours page for complete hours of operation.

Student Perspective

People of RecWell

In this new blog post series, we will take time to feature individuals who are connected with RecWell. Whether it is a student employee, program participant or a special guests, we want to tell the story of the those people who help shape who we are. Make sure to say hi to these individuals the next time you are around. Check back frequently for new posts.

Piney Lake is Open

Spring weather came just long enough last weekend for UNCG students to ride the shuttle bus out to the school’s re-opened Piney Lake recreation area south of Greensboro and enjoy various activities, including boating and hiking, along with free food and music provided by a DJ.

Spartan Summit: 2018 Edition

The Kaplan Center was busy last Saturday, as the 20th Annual Spartan Summit Climbing Competition drew climbers of all skill levels to see if they could conquer the facility’s three-story climbing wall. Some were there for the glory, and some were there for… well, more individual reasons.