About Us

Thanksgiving Break Hours:

Recreation & Wellness will have modified hours November 21st – 26th. Visit the Hours of Operations page for a full schedule. As part of our break hours, all Group Exercise classes will end by 7:00pm on 11/21 and resume after 5:00pm 11/26.

Recreation & Wellness Mission Statement

The Mission of the Department of Recreation & Wellness is to provide intentional experiential opportunities for students and the UNC Greensboro community that promote healthy behaviors and foster student development.

Recreation & Wellness Vision Statement

Our vision is to shape the collegiate recreation experience by inspiring and enriching healthy lifestyles, one person at a time.

Recreation & Wellness Values

The following list of values represents what is truly important to us as an organization. These core beliefs guide every decision we make, every conversation we have, and every interaction. These are not values that change from time to time, situation to situation, or person to person, but rather they are the underpinning of our organizational culture.

  • We provide opportunities and resources for professional development.
  • We challenge ourselves to continuously learn and develop.
  • We are lifelong learners, educators, and mentors.
  • We strive for ongoing intentional improvements (always improving).


  • We bring our best selves, every day.
  • We do the right thing for the right reasons.
  • We are good role models for the UNC Greensboro community.
  • We demonstrate personal excellence and accountability.


  • We value light heartedness and humor in daily interactions.
  • We enjoy camaraderie in the workplace.
  • We all have a passion for recreation.
  • We believe that positive energy is gained through work/life balance.

  • We find strength in diversity and value all individuals.
  • We value an environment where everyone has a voice.
  • We strive to offer programming and facilities that can be enjoyed by all.
  • We are stronger as a team.


  • Questions are free.
  • We communicate positively and effectively.
  • We foster a culture of open dialogue.


  • We seek collaborative opportunities.
  • We are evolving.
  • We support and encourage forward thinking and new ideas.


UNCG seeks to comply fully with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Please contact our Administrative Office at 336.334.5924 or recwell@uncg.edu. at least one week prior to any event to request disability accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort will be made to provide accommodations. Please note that services or equipment considered to be of a personal nature are the responsibility of the guest. Please contact the Department of Recreation & Wellness with any questions.

You may view the Policy for Accomodations at University Events policy on-line.

Assumption of Risk

Recreational activities within Recreation & Wellness at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNC Greensboro) present inherent known and unknown risks including, but not limited to, serious personal injury or death. Although UNC Greensboro has taken reasonable measures to ensure the safety of Recreation & Wellness equipment and facilities, participants voluntarily assume any and all risks associated with the their participation in recreational activities. UNC Greensboro does not carry health or accident insurance to cover injuries and medical care for participants. Accordingly, participants are strongly encouraged to acquire their own insurance.