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Required reservations for recreation
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To comply with State guided capacity limitations and safe physical distancing as detailed in the 4MARYLAND campaign, RecWell members are required to use our new online reservation system for facility usage, pool access, and group fitness programs. Members without reservations will not be permitted into the facility for drop-in play.

Reservations become available 1-day in advance at 6am. To learn more and reserve: www.recwell.umd.edu/reservations

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Some of our policies and procedures have changed in alignment with state, local, and University guidelines. Certain activities, amenities, and facilities may be unavailable or available in a modified capacity. Please visit recwell.umd.edu/keepmoving for the most up-to-date information on our facilities. 

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RecWell is now accepting event requests for the Fall 2020 semester. Please note that we have made some changes to our policies, procedures, and facilities to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and maintain the safety of our campus community. As a result, certain facilities and types of events are unavailable.

 
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Required reservations for recreation

To comply with State guided capacity limitations and safe physical distancing as detailed in the 4MARYLAND campaign, RecWell members are required to use our new online reservation system for facility usage, pool access, and group fitness programs. Members without reservations will not be permitted into the facility for drop-in play.

Reservations become available 1-day in advance at 6am. To learn more and reserve: www.recwell.umd.edu/reservations

Facility Rentals

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RecWell is now accepting event requests for the Fall 2020 semester. Please note that we have made some changes to our policies, procedures, and facilities to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and maintain the safety of our campus community. As a result, certain facilities and types of events are unavailable.

 
Facility Rental Update for Non-UMD Groups Toggle Accordion

Due to campus restrictions surrounding COVID-19, we are not currently accepting rental requests from non-UMD groups.

 

Many RecWell facilities, both indoor and outdoor, are able to be reserved by campus and community groups and one of them might just be the perfect venue for your event. Our facilities have played host to sports tournaments, philanthropy events, student organization programs, and community building events. Our reservations team assists through every step of the process and works to make sure the space will suit your needs.

COVID-19 Updates

  • Due to facility modifications allowing for greater physical distancing, some of our spaces are unavailable to rent. Please visit Virtual EMS to see a complete list of available spaces.
  • Rental groups can only host activities that have been approved for informal recreation in RecWell facilities. Click here for a complete list of approved activities.
  • All events must comply with state and county-mandated restrictions, including limiting capacities to 50 people.
  • Any event over 25 people requires additional written approval. Student organizations must obtain approval from the Student Organization Resource Center (SORC), and UMD departments must obtain approval from their Vice President or Provost.
  • Due to campus restrictions, we are not currently accepting rental requests from non-UMD groups.
  • All rental groups must agree and adhere to additional COVID-19 event policies as outlined here.

We encourage all rental groups to visit our Keep Moving page to learn what RecWell is doing to mitigate risk and maintain the safety of our facilities. 

Rental process

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Effective immediately, all in-person student organization events must be reviewed and approved by the Student Organization Resource Center (SORC). In addition to submitting a space request through RecWell, you must submit an event request via TerpLink.

All rental requests from UMD student organizations and departments must be entered through our online rental request system, Virtual EMS

Requests must be made no less than 2 weeks prior to the requested event date.

Step One - Create an account in Virtual EMS (If you already have an account skip to step 2)

The process for requesting an account is as follows:

  1. Go to the website scheduling.crs.umd.edu.
  2. Click on the “My Account” tab at the top of the page.
  3. Select the “Request An Account” function.
  4. Read and follow instructions from there on how to set up an account.
  5. We will send you an email confirmation within a few days letting you know that your account is active and you can now view/reserve spaces.  Accounts are usually activated within 3 business days of being requested.

Step Two - Log In

  • Once logged in you will be able to:
    • View past facility rentals
    • Browse facilities for availability
    • View information about facilities
    • Submit a rental request

Step Three - Submit Rental Request

Once you have identified a space, date, and time, you can submit your rental request in Virtual EMS.  

  • Provide as much detail as possible about your event 
  • Submitting a request does not guarantee availability or confirm a facility reservation.
  • Once a request has been submitted, a RecWell facility scheduling representative will contact the requesting group to clarify details, confirm availability, discuss pricing, and provide additional instructions for fully confirming a reservation. Requests are processed in the order in which they are received – you will be contacted within 3-4 business days of your request.

Questions?

Contact: Laura Bent, Coordinator for Facility Reservations & Event Servcies, at lbent@umd.edu.

 

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Effective immediately, UMD departments must obtain written approval from their VP or Provost for any event exceeding 25 people.

All rental requests from UMD student organizations and departments must be entered through our online rental request system, Virtual EMS

Requests must be made no less than 2 weeks prior to the requested event date.

Step One - Create an account in Virtual EMS (If you already have an account skip to step 2)

The process for requesting an account is as follows:

  1. Go to the website scheduling.crs.umd.edu.
  2. Click on the “My Account” tab at the top of the page.
  3. Select the “Request An Account” function.
  4. Read and follow instructions from there on how to set up an account.
  5. We will send you an email confirmation within a few days letting you know that your account is active and you can now view/reserve spaces.  Accounts are usually activated within 3 business days of being requested.

Step Two - Log In

  • Once logged in you will be able to:
    • View past facility rentals
    • Browse facilities for availability
    • View information about facilities
    • Submit a rental request

Step Three - Submit Rental Request

Once you have identified a space, date, and time, you can submit your rental request in Virtual EMS.  

  • Provide as much detail as possible about your event 
  • Submitting a request does not guarantee availability or confirm a facility reservation.
  • Once a request has been submitted, a RecWell facility scheduling representative will contact the requesting group to clarify details, confirm availability, discuss pricing, and provide additional instructions for fully confirming a reservation. Requests are processed in the order in which they are received – you will be contacted within 3-4 business days of your request.

Questions?

Contact: Matt Clair, Assistant Director for Facility Reservations & Event Services, at mclair1@umd.edu.

UMD Department Pricing Guide

Indoor Facilities Hourly Rate Daily Rate
Eppley Recreation Center (ERC) - Fitness Studio $65 $360
ERC - Indoor Natatorium Email for pricing
ERC - Multipurpose Room $85 $465
ERC - Natatorium Studio $65 $360
ERC - Student Boardroom $30 $165
ERC - Wet/Dry Classroom $30 $165
Reckord Armory $85 $465
Regents Garage - Multipurpose Room $40 $220
Ritchie Coliseum - Arena Floor $135 $740
Ritchie Coliseum - Conference Room (Small) $30 $165
Ritchie Coliseum - Multipurpose Room $40 $220
School of Public Health - Gymnasium $50 $275
School of Public Health - Matted Room $35 $190
Outdoor Facilities Hourly Rate Daily Rate
Artificial Turf Field - Entire Complex $100 $550
Artificial Turf Field - Half Complex $50 $275
Chapel Field $40 $220
Engineering Fields - All (Multipurpose & Softball)
$100 $550
Engineering Fields - Per Area (Multipurpose or Softball)
$50 $275
Fraternity Row Field - All (East & West)
$100 $550
Fraternity Row Field - Half (East or West)
$50 $275
La Plata Beach - All (Turf & Sand Volleyball)
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La Plata Beach - Per Area (Turf or Sand Volleyball)
Prices coming soon Prices coming soon
Outdoor Aquatic Center Email for pricing Email for pricing
Tennis Courts- All 8 $80 $440
Tennis Courts - Per Court $15 $85

Daily rate is applied to any reservation that is 5 or more hours including setup and teardown. 

The above rates are only the base facility rental rates.  Additional fees can apply for staffing, furnishings, A/V, and other services depending on the size and scope of the event. 

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Due to campus restrictions surrounding COVID-19, we are not currently accepting rental requests from non-UMD groups.

For rental questions and space availability for non-UMD groups, please contact Matt Clair, Assistant Director for Facility Reservations & Event Services, at mclair1@umd.edu

Please note: Due to insurance requirements we are unable to book events such as birthday parties and informal gatherings.  All non-UMD groups must carry commercial liability insurance in order to be eligible to rent space. 

All facility rental requests must be made no less than 2 weeks prior to event date, no exceptions. 

Please see our rental timeline below for more information about the process and also how far in advance we accept reservation requests.

 

Non - UMD Pricing Guide

Indoor Facilities Hourly Rate Daily Rate
Reckord Armory $325 $1,785
Ritchie Coliseum - Arena $450 $2,475
Ritchie Coliseum - Conference Room (Small) $50 $275
Ritchie Coliseum - Multipurpose Room $115 $630
School of Public Health - Gymnasium $120 $660
School of Public Health - Matted Room $150 $825
Indoor Natatorium Email for pricing
Outdoor Facilities Hourly Rate Daily Rate
Artificial Turf Field - Entire Complex $250 $1,375
Artificial Turf Field - Half Complex $150 $825
Chapel Field $160 $880
Engineering Fields - All (Multipurpose & Softball)
$250 $1,375
Engineering Fields - Per Area (Multipurpose or Softball)
$150 $825
Fraternity Row $160 $880
La Plata - All (Turf & Sand Volleyball)
Prices coming soon Prices coming soon
La Plata - Per Area (Turf or Sand Volleyball)
Prices coming soon Prices coming soon
Outdoor Aquatic Center Email for pricing Email for pricing
Tennis Courts - All 8 $240 $1,375
Tennis Courts - Per Court $30 $175

Daily rate is applied to any reservation that is 5 or more hours including setup and teardown. 

The above rates are only the base facility rental rates.  Additional fees can apply for staffing, furnishings, A/V, and other services depending on the size and scope of the event. 

Timeline & Payments

Due to additional University requirements related to COVID-19, please allow extra time for your event request to be reviewed and approved by our staff. 

A typical reservation timeline would proceed as follows:

  • At least 3-4 weeks prior to event date: Reservation request submitted
  • At least 2-3 weeks prior to event date: Reservation agreement completed
  • 10 business days prior to event: Rental deposit paid, all approvals obtained, all known services and furnishings/equipment ordered, and event walk-through scheduled
  • One week prior to event: Event walk-through completed and any additional services or equipment ordered
  • Day of event: Have a great event!
  • 2-3 weeks after event: Final event invoice sent to organization
  • 30 days after invoice date: Final payment due in full

Due to the nature of our internal programs and other campus priorities that we host, University Recreation & Wellness (RecWell) takes facility reservations on a semester-by-semester basis. Our facility reservations processes open each year as follows:

  • Spring semester reservations: First business day on or after November 15th of previous year
  • Summer term reservations : First business day on or after April 15th of same year
  • Fall semester reservations: First business day on or after July 15th of same year 

Reservation deposits and final invoices can be paid by the following two types of payment methods:

Online credit card payments

Checks

Checks must be made payable to “University of Maryland” with your organization’s name and reservation number in the memo area.

Please send all checks to the following address with attn: to Matt Clair

University of Maryland
University Recreation & Wellness 
1115 Eppley Recreation Center
College Park, MD 20742

Refunds for credit card payments may take up to 3 business days to process from request

Refunds for check payments may take up to 6 weeks to process from request