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Access for Everyone

RecWell is committed to providing facilities, programs, services and employment opportunities that are inclusive to the entire UMD community.  Programs are designed to allow participation by all. Except for the Reckord Armory (no elevator), all RecWell facilities meet the Americans with Disabilities (ADA) compliance requirements and standards.  Guide/aid animals are permitted.

These facilities feature:

  • Handicap parking
  • Accessible entrances
  • Elevators
  • Room signs with braille
  • ADA-compliant restrooms and showers
  • Accessible cardio, weight, and functional training equipment

Your suggestions are welcome.  Tell us how we can create a more inclusive recreation environment by contacting

Facility Access for Everyone

Features include:

  • family changing rooms for people with caretakers,
  • accessible cardio, weight and functional training equipment, and
  • wheelchair accessible spots at outdoor tables.

For questions, contact Chris Topping

People of all abilities may participate in climbing and non-climbing challenges on the universally accessible alpine tower.

For questions, contact Meghan Loughry

  • The Natatorium Pool (Indoor Instructional Pool) is equipped with water wheelchairs and a ramp.  
  • The Outdoor Aquatic Center (Outdoor Pool) features a lift.

For questions, contact Natalie Taylor

All outdoor recreation spaces are accessible via sidewalks and gradual slopes.

For questions, contact Chris Topping

Does not have an elevator.  To access the gym or Intramural Sports office through the facility’s rear doors (facing Main Administration), call 301-226-4444.

The lower level of the building is accessible via a ramp located at the southeast corner of the building (facing Public Policy building). Restrooms are located on the lower level. 

For questions, contact Jason Hess

Accessible cardio, weight and functional training equipment and spectator seating.

For questions, contact Lawrence Moody

The driving range and practice tees are accessible.  The club house meets ADA standards, providing ramps, an elevator, and ADA-compliant rest rooms.

For questions, contact Jeff Maynor

Program Access for Everyone

Inquire and request accommodations for programs with the appropriate contact listed below.




Adventure Program

Meghan Loughry


Natalie Taylor

Club Sports

Kurt Klier


Tami Lee

Intramural Sports

Julie Johnson

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