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Steam Room Closed for Repair Toggle Accordion

The steam room in the ERC natatorium is currently closed for repair.

Outdoor Pool Closes for Season Toggle Accordion

The outdoor pool will close for the season on October 8, 2017.

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Facility
Mon-Thurs6am - 12am
Friday6am - 12am
Saturday8am - 10pm
Sunday10am - 12am
Member Services Desk
Mon-Thurs8am - 9pm
Friday8am - 9pm
Saturday8am - 9pm
Sunday10am - 9pm
Badminton
Mon-ThursNot Available
FridayNot Available
Saturday7pm - 10pm
Sunday10am - 2pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon-Thurs7:30am - 11pm
Friday7:30am - 9pm
Saturday11am - 9pm
Sunday12pm - 11pm
Natatorium
Mon-Thurs6am - 11:30pm
Friday6am - 11:30pm
Saturday8am - 9:30pm
Sunday10am - 11:30pm
Natatorium Dive Well
Mon-Thurs1pm - 3pm
Friday8pm - 10pm
Saturday12pm - 2pm
SundayNot available
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Facility
Mon-Thurs6am - 12am
Friday6am - 12am
Saturday8am - 10pm
Sunday10am - 12am
Member Services Desk
Mon-Thurs8am - 9pm
Friday8am - 9pm
Saturday8am - 9pm
Sunday10am - 9pm
Badminton
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FridayNot Available
Saturday7pm - 10pm
Sunday10am - 2pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon-Thurs7:30am - 11pm
Friday7:30am - 9pm
Saturday11am - 9pm
Sunday12pm - 11pm
Natatorium
Mon-Thurs6am - 11:30pm
Friday6am - 11:30pm
Saturday8am - 9:30pm
Sunday10am - 11:30pm
Natatorium Dive Well
Mon-Thurs1pm - 3pm
Friday8pm - 10pm
Saturday12pm - 2pm
SundayNot Available
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Facility
Mon-Fri6am - 10pm
Saturday8am - 9pm
Sunday10am - 9pm
Member Services Desk
Mon-Fri8am - 8pm
Saturday8am - 8pm
Sunday10am - 8pm
Badminton
Mon-FriNot Available
Saturday7pm - 9pm
Sunday10am - 2pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon-Fri8am - 7pm
Saturday11am - 7pm
Sunday11am - 7pm
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Natatorium
Mon-Fri6am - 11:30pm
Friday6am - 11:30pm
Saturday8am - 9:30pm
Sunday10am - 11:30pm
Dive Well
Mon-Fri1pm - 3pm
Friday8pm - 10pm
Saturday12pm - 2pm
SundayNot available
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Natatorium
Mon-Fri6am - 11:30pm
Friday6am - 11:30pm
Saturday8am - 9:30pm
Sunday10am - 11:30pm
Dive Well
Mon-Fri1pm - 3pm
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Saturday12pm - 2pm
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Mon-Fri12pm - 7pm
Saturday12pm - 7pm
Sunday12pm - 7pm
Facility closes for the season on October 8
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Mon-Fri12pm - 7pm
Saturday12pm - 7pm
Sunday12pm - 7pm
Facility opens for the season on
Mon-FriLast saturday of April
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Mon-Fri6am - 9:30pm
Saturday8am - 8:30pm
Sunday10am - 8:30pm
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Mon - Thurs4pm - 8pm
FridayClosed
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Sunday4pm - 8pm
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Mon - Thurs4pm - 8pm
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Sunday4pm - 8pm
Mon - Thurs
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Mon - Thurs5pm - 9pm
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Mon-Fri6am - 12am
Saturday8am - 6pm
Sunday10am - 12am
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Mon-Fri6am - 12am
Saturday8am - 6pm
Sunday10am - 12am
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Mon-Fri6am - 8pm
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Fitness Center - SPH 0101
Mon - Fri
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For Students/ Faculty/ Staff
Mon - Fri8am - 11:30am
SaturdayClosed
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Mon - Fri1pm - 4:30pm
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri6:30pm - 10pm
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Faculty/Staff Only
Mon - Fri6am - 8am
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Mon - Fri11:30am - 1pm
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Mon - Fri4:30pm - 6:30pm
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Weight Room - SPH 0103
Mon - Fri5:30pm - 10pm
SaturdayClosed
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Fitness Center - SPH 0101
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For Students/ Faculty/ Staff
Mon-Fri8am - 11:30am
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Mon-Fri1pm - 4:30pm
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Mon-Fri6:30pm - 10pm
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Faculty/Staff Only
Mon-Fri6am - 8am
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Mon-Fri11:30am - 1pm
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Mon-Fri4:30pm - 6:30pm
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Weight Room - SPH 0103
Mon-Fri5:30pm - 10pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
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Fitness Center - SPH 0101
Mon - Fri
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For Students/ Faculty/ Staff
Mon - Fri1pm - 4:30pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Mon - Fri6:30pm - 8pm
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Faculty/Staff Only
Mon - Fri6am - 9am
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Mon - Fri11:30am - 1pm
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Mon - Fri4:30pm - 6:30pm
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Weight Room - SPH 0103
Mon - FriClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
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Walking
Monday12pm - 3pm
Tuesday12pm - 3pm
Wednesday 12pm - 3pm
Thursday 12pm - 3pm
Friday12pm - 3pm
Saturday & SundayClosed
Basketball
MondayNot Available
Tuesday4pm - 5:30pm
Wednesday Not Available
Thursday 4pm - 5:30pm
FridayNot Available
Saturday & SundayClosed
Futsal
Monday4pm - 5:30pm
TuesdayNot Available
Wednesday 4pm - 5:30pm
Thursday Not Available
Friday3pm - 9pm
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Walking
Monday 12pm - 3pm
Tuesday 12pm - 3pm
Wednesday 12pm - 3pm
Thursday 12pm - 3pm
Friday 12pm - 3pm
Saturday & SundayClosed
Basketball
Monday Not Available
Tuesday 4pm - 5:30pm
Wednesday Not Available
Thursday 4pm - 5:30pm
Friday Not Available
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Futsal
Monday 4pm - 5:30pm
Tuesday Not Available
Wednesday 4pm - 5:30pm
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Friday 3pm - 9pm
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Mon - Fri12pm - 6pm
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Sunday2pm - 6pm
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Mon - Fri12pm - 6pm
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Sunday2pm - 6pm
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Mon - Fri2pm - 6pm
SaturdayClosed
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Rental Desk & Resource Room
Mon - Thurs4pm - 8pm
Friday12pm - 4pm
SaturdayClosed
Sunday4pm - 8pm
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Rental Desk & Resource Room
Mon - Thurs4pm - 8pm
Friday12pm - 4pm
SaturdayClosed
Sunday4pm - 8pm
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Rental Desk & Resource Room
Mon - Thurs5pm - 9pm
Friday12pm - 4pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Eppley Recreation Center

Steam Room Closed for Repair Toggle Accordion

The steam room in the ERC natatorium is currently closed for repair.

Eppley Recreation Center

Located on North Campus between Cambridge and Ellicott communities, the Geary F. Eppley Recreation Center is an open and welcoming multipurpose facility that offers a wide variety of free play activities, including cardio and weight training, basketball, racquetball and squash, swimming, badminton (available 7pm - 10pm Saturdays and 10am - 2pm on Sundays), as well as group fitness classes. Since opening in 1998, Eppley Recreation Center has become UMD’s go-to place to be active.

Mon-ThursFridaySaturdaySunday
6am - 12am6am - 12am8am - 10pm10am - 12am

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  • Two multi-use gymnasiums with 2 basketball/volleyball courts in each gym
  • 6 racquetball courts; 2 squash courts
  • Two level, 7400 sq. ft. weight room with free weights and selectorized machines
  • 3,500 sq. ft. fitness center overlooking La Plata Beach with a variety of modern cardiovascular equipment including treadmills, bikes, ellipticals, rowers, and stair climbers
  • 1/10 mile, 3-lane indoor track suspended over gymnasium and weight room
  • Natatorium which includes indoor lap swim pool, dive well, and instructional pool
  • 1 sauna; 1 steam room
  • Outdoor Aquatic Center with lap swimming, diving, splash pool, outdoor basketball and sand volleyball courts
  • Fitness studio
  • Mated Room with padded walls and floors, equipped with heavy and speed bags
  • 759 sq. ft. Functional Training Studio with matted floors (kettlebells, stability balls and TRX suspension training)
  • 2 wet/dry classrooms with smart classroom technology
  • Multipurpose room with smart classroom technology
  • 2 conference rooms with smart classroom technology
  • Locker rooms (men’s, women's, family, and gender inclusive)
  • Sneaker’s Energy Zone Cafe
  • Sport club office
  • Adventure Program and rental desk  for outdoor gear and adventure trip planning
  • Equipment Issue and Rec Store offering Maryland apparel for sale, towel service, and equipment checkout services
  • Member Services desk for purchases of memberships, day passes, lockers, along with other programs and services offered by RecWell 
  • University Recreation and Wellness main office suite
  • 230,000 sq. ft. building with 29,000 sq. ft. of outdoor pool and deck space
  • Wi-Fi internet access
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  • Badminton (available Saturdays 7pm - 10pm and Sundays 10am - 2pm)
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Cardio Exercise
  • Functional Training
  • Group Fitness
  • Racquetball and Squash
  • Running and Jogging
  • Swimming and Diving (natatorium closes 30 minutes prior to building closing)
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Weight Training
  • Walleyball
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A RecWell membership or facility rental is required to access the Eppley Recreation Center.

University Recreation & Wellness (RecWell) rules and regulations are designed to promote a safe and pleasurable recreation experience for all. They are not intended to be exhaustive. University Recreation & Wellness reserves the right to prohibit behavior which, in the professional judgment of RecWell staff, may place either patrons or RecWell facilities at risk. All students, RecWell members, and guests are responsible for behaving in a safe and appropriate manner and complying with posted and published rules and regulations for facility use.

Rules Specific to the ERC

Functional Training Studio

  • Closed-toe athletic shoes are required for certain activities. Minimalist shoes are permitted. Barefoot activity is not permitted.

  • Shirts are required. Jeans and clothing with metal rivets are prohibited.
  • Gym bags, back packs and loose articles of clothing are prohibited.
  • Leaning equipment against walls or mirrors is prohibited. 
  • Removing equipment from its assigned area is prohibited.
  • Only water in re-sealable containers is permitted. 
  • Entry into small group workouts is only permitted during the first 10-minutes of the workout.

Track

  • Run/walk in the direction of the track arrow.
  • Closed-toe athletic shoes (no spikes) are required. Minimalist shoes are permitted.
  • Stretching permitted in designated area only.
  • Gym bags, back packs and loose articles of clothing are prohibited on the track, stretching mat, or in the hallway.
  • Give right of way to passing runners/ walkers.
  • Only water in re-sealable containers is permitted.

Fitness Center

  • Closed-toe athletic shoes are required on all machines with exposed moving parts. 
  • Shirts are required. Jeans and clothing with metal rivets are prohibited.
  • Only water in re-sealable containers is permitted.
  • Gym bags, back packs and loose articles of clothing are prohibited.
  • Leaning on consoles is prohibited. Use handrails for balance only.
  • Limit your activity to 30-minutes per exercise piece when others are waiting.

Matted Room

  • Closed-toe athletic shoes are required for certain activities. Minimalist shoes are permitted. Barefoot activity is not permitted.
  • Shirts are required. Jeans and clothing with metal rivets are prohibited.
  • Only water in re-sealable containers is permitted.
  • Gym bags, back packs and loose articles of clothing are prohibited.
  • No sharp or abrasive objects allowed.
  • Use of martial arts accessories must be approved by the Facility Manager.
  • Gloves/ padded footwear must be worn for striking bags. 
  • No sparring or grappling allowed. Sparring/ grappling defined as physical contact as a result of martial arts/ boxing practice.

Weight Room

  • Closed-toe athletic shoes are required. Minimalist shoes are permitted.
  • Shirts are required. Jeans and clothing with metal rivets are prohibited.
  • Only water in re-sealable containers is permitted.
  • Gym bags, back packs and loose articles of clothing are prohibited.
  • Re-rack weights when finished with an exercise. 
  • Dropping/slamming weights is prohibited.
  • Olympic weight lifting is prohibited. 
  • Leaning equipment against walls or mirrors is prohibited. 
  • Removing equipment from its assigned area is prohibited.
  • Chalk is prohibited.

Fitness Studio

  • Closed-toe athletic shoes are required for certain activities. Minimalist shoes are permitted.
  • Shoes that leave marks or damage the floor are prohibited.
  • Shirts and athletic wear are required. 
  • Only water in re-sealable containers is permitted.
  • Gym bags, back packs and loose articles of clothing are prohibited.
  • Removing equipment from its assigned area is prohibited.
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Parking on campus is regulated by UMD’s Department of Transportation Services. Regulations vary based on time of year, time of day, type of parking permit, and special events/construction projects. We recommend viewing DOTS’ parking maps for current accommodations and restrictions.

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There are several unique meeting and fitness spaces available for rent within Eppley Recreation Center. 

  • ERC multipurpose room Located on the 2nd floor, provides a large meeting space with built in A/V.  This space is great for large group meetings and can be arranged in various configurations such as classroom, small banquet, and round table discussions.  The MPR is also a great space for fitness based activities such as yoga and other group exercise style workouts. 
  • ERC fitness studio Located on the Ground Floor of Eppley.  This large mirrored space is a great location for all types of group fitness based rentals.  Availability is limited due to the RecWell Group Fitness Class that utilize this space on a daily basis. 
  • ERC student boardroom Located on the Ground Floor of Eppley.  This small conference room is a perfect place for meetings of less than 25.  The space overlooks our indoor natatorium and comes equipped with built in smart classroom technology for all of your AV needs. 
  • ERC wet/dry classrooms Located on the Basement Floor of Eppley these 2 identical classrooms open up to have direct access to the Natatorium.  With furniture that can be configured into various setups these meetings rooms allow for dynamic classroom space for groups of 30 or less.  The Wet/Dry Classrooms also come equipped with built in in smart classroom technology.