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8.7.20 to 5.30.21
Facility Policies & Procedures
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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. 

2.27.21
Green Screen Alert
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All UMD students, faculty & staff entering RecWell facilities will be required to Show Us Your Green Screen at the entrance to RecWell buildings. Green screens can be accessed at return.umd.edu, check my status. 

5.12.21 to 5.30.21
Spring Finals/ Interim Hours
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The RecWell hours of operation for May 12 - May 30 are below.  All other facilities not listed are closed.
 
The final exam Group Fitness schedule runs May 12 - May 16 and can be found here. There are no group fitness classes scheduled from May 17- May 30. 
 
Regular summer hours of operation and programming resume on June 1. 
 
Eppley Recreation Center
Daily 10am - 7pm
The ERC Natatorium closes 15 minutes prior to the building.
 
Outdoor Aquatic Center
Daily 10am -7pm
 
Ritchie Coliseum
Daily 10am - 7pm
*(Closed May 29 - May 31)
 
Reckord Armory
Daily 1pm - 6pm
*(Closed May 20 - Summer Session)
 
Severn Fitness Center
Monday - Friday 11am - 1:30pm, 2pm - 6pm
 
SPH 0101 Fitness Center
Monday - Friday 10am - 7pm 
 
SPH 0103 Weight Room
Monday - Friday 10am - 7pm
*(Closed May 15 - Summer Session)
 
 
 
 
 
 
5.31.21 to 8.29.21
Summer Non-Registered Student Membership
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All UMD students must purchase a non-registered student membership to have access to RecWell facilities/ programs during the Summer 2021 semester. Students may purchase a session ($30/each) or the entire summer semester for the discounted rate of $60. 

 

Students may purchase the membership online.  

5.11.21 to 5.17.21
OAC Closed
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The Outdoor Aquatic Center will be closed Tuesday, May 11 - Monday, May 17 for repairs. The OAC will reopen at 10am on Tuesday, May 18. 

(please note, this is an update to a previous alert for the OAC) 

5.31.21
Memorial Day Hours
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The RecWell hours of operation for Monday, May 31 are below. All other facilities not listed are closed. 

Eppley Recreation Center

10am - 7pm 

The Natatorium closes 15 minutes piror to building. 

Outdoor Aquatic Center

10am - 7pm

There will be no group fitness programs. 

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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Facility
Mon - Fri10am - 10pm
Saturday10am - 8pm
Sunday10am - 8pm
Member Services Desk
Mon - Fri10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sunday10am - 6pm
Badminton
Mon - Fri10am - 10pm
Saturday10am - 10pm
Sunday10am - 10pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon - Fri11am - 6pm
Saturday11am - 6pm
Sunday11am - 6pm
Natatorium
Mon - Fri10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 7:30pm
Sunday10am - 7:30pm
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Facility
Mon - Fri10am - 7pm
Saturday10am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm
Member Services Desk
Mon - Fri10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sunday 10am - 6pm
Badminton
Mon - Fri10am - 7pm
Saturday10am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon - Fri11am - 6pm
Saturday11am - 6pm
Sunday 11am - 6pm
Natatorium
Mon - Fri10am - 6:30pm
Saturday10am - 6:30pm
Sunday 10am - 6:30pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Facility
Mon - Thurs10am - 7pm
Friday10am - 7pm
Saturday10am - 7pm
Sunday10am - 7pm
Member Services Desk
Mon - Thurs10am - 6pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sunday10am - 6pm
Badminton
Mon - Thurs10am - 7pm
Friday10am - 7pm
Saturday10am - 7pm
Sunday10am - 7pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon - ThursClosed
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am - 6:45pm
Friday10am - 6:45pm
Saturday10am - 6:45pm
Sunday10am - 6:45pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Facility
Mon - Thurs10am - 10pm
Friday10am - 10pm
Saturday10am - 10pm
Sunday10am - 10pm
Member Services Desk
Mon - Thurs10am - 9pm
Friday10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 9pm
Sunday10am - 9pm
Badminton
Mon - Thurs10am - 10pm
Friday10am - 10pm
Saturday10am - 10pm
Sunday10am - 10pm
Sneakers Cafe
Mon - Thurs11am - 9pm
Friday11am - 9pm
Saturday11am - 9pm
Sunday11am - 9pm
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am - 9:30pm
Friday10am - 9:30pm
Saturday10am - 9:30pm
Sunday10am - 9:30pm
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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Fri10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 7:30pm
Sunday10am - 7:30pm
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am - 6:45pm
Friday10am - 6:45pm
Saturday10am - 6:45pm
Sunday10am - 6:45pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am -6:45pm
Friday10am - 6:45pm
Saturday10am - 6:45pm
Sunday10am - 6:45pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Tentative Opening January 11
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am - 9pm
Friday10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 9pm
Sunday10am - 9pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri10am - 8pm
Saturday10am - 8pm
Sunday10am - 8pm
Mon-Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Outdoor pool will be closed for the season beginning October 12.
Mon-FriClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Outdoor pool will be closed for the season. The OAC will reopen April 24.
Outdoor pool will be closed for the season. The OAC will reopen April 24.
MON - FRI
SATURDAY
SUNDAY
MON - FRI10am - 7pm
SATURDAY10am - 7pm
SUNDAY10am - 7pm
MON - FRI
SATURDAY
SUNDAY
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Mon - Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Rental Desk & Resource Room
Mon - Thursday2pm - 6pm
Friday12pm - 4pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Monday
Tues - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Contactless Rental
MondayClosed
Tues - ThursClosed
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Rental Desk & Resource Room
Monday - FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Monday
Tues - Wed
Thurs - Fri
Sat - Sun
Rental Desk & Resource Room (1/25 - 3/5)
Monday3-6pm
Tues - WedClosed
Thurs - Fri3-6pm
Sat - SunClosed
MondaySun - Thurs
Tues - WedFriday
Thurs - FriSaturday
Sat - Sun
Rental Desk & Resource Room (03/22 - 5/11)
Monday4pm - 8pm
Tues - Wed2pm - 6pm
Thurs - FriClosed
Sat - Sun
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Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday-Sunday
Mon - Thurs4pm - 8pm
FridayClosed
Saturday-SundayClosed
Mon-Fri
Saturday
Sunday
The Climbing Wall closes for the season beginning November 20
Mon-FriClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Climbing Wall closed for the season.
Climbing Wall closed for the season.
Sun - Fri
Saturday
Sun - Fri 4pm - 8pm
SaturdayClosed
Sun - Fri
Saturday
Sun - Fri
Saturday
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MONDAY - SUNDAY
MONDAY - SUNDAYDawn - Dusk
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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri10am - 10pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
The Loft (High-Risk Area)
Mon - Fri10am - 1pm
Saturday
Sunday
Athletic Training Clinic (in person & telehealth)
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - FriClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Athletic Training Clinic
Mon - FriBy appointment
SaturdayBy appointment
SundayBy appointment
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri10am - 7pm
Saturday10am - 7pm
Sunday10am - 7pm
Athletic Training Clinic
Mon - FriBy telehealth appt.
Saturday
Sunday
Opening January 19
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon
Tues
Wed-Thurs
Fri
Sat
Sun
Mon 10am - 10pm
Tues10am - 10pm
Wed-Thurs10am - 10pm
Fri10am - 10pm
Sat10am - 10pm
Sun10am - 10pm
The Loft (High Risk Area)
Mon 10am - 1pm
Tues10am - 1pm
Wed-Thurs10am - 1pm
Fri10am - 1pm
Sat10am - 1pm
Sun10am - 1pm
Athletic Training Clinic (in person & telehealth)
Mon 10am - 4pm
Tues12:30pm - 3:30pm
Wed-Thurs1pm - 5:30pm
Fri10am - 4pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Fitness Center - SPH 0101
Mon - Fri10am - 7pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Weight Room - SPH 0103
Mon - FriClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Mon-Fri
Sat-Sun
Mon-Fri
Sat-Sun
Weight Room- SPH0103
Mon-FriClosed
Sat-SunClosed
Fitness Center - SPH0101
Mon-FriClosed
Sat-SunClosed
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Weight Room- SPH0103
Monday - FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Fitness Center - SPH0101
Monday - FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Tentative Opening TBD
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Fitness Center - SPH 0101
Mon - Fri10am - 10pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Weight Room - SPH 0103
Mon - Fri10am - 10pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Basketball
Mon - Fri4pm - 8pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
shooting baskets only
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Monday - Thursday
Friday
Saturday & Sunday
Monday - ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday & SundayClosed
Monday - Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday - ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Basketball
Monday - Friday1pm - 6pm
Saturday1pm - 6pm
Sunday1pm - 6pm
shooting baskets only
Monday - Friday
Saturday
Sunday
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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Fri2pm - 6pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Monday
Wednesday
Friday
Monday11am - 1pm
Wednesday11am - 1pm
Friday11am - 1pm
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - FriClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
1/25 - 3/12
Mon - Fri12pm - 4pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Project Hours
Mon - Fri4pm - 5pm
Saturday
Sunday
3/22 - 5/11
Mon - Fri12pm - 6pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Severn Building Fitness Center Toggle Accordion
Mon-Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon-Fri11am - 6pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Closed
Mon-Fri1:30pm - 2pm
Saturday
Sunday
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Natatorium

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8.7.20 to 5.30.21
Facility Policies & Procedures
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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. 

Natatorium

Located in the Eppley Recreation Center, the Natatorium serves as one of the premier indoor swimming complexes in the region. The Natatorium serves as the primary lap swimming venue for UMD students and RecWell members. This facility also has the ability to host large-scale swim meets and dive competitions along with other aquatic activities such as log rolling tournaments, water based obstacle courses, and water polo. The shallow instructional pool allows for diverse programming such as learn to swim courses and kayak roll clinics.

Pool Closure Schedule

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Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Fri10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 7:30pm
Sunday10am - 7:30pm
Mon - Fri
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am - 6:45pm
Friday10am - 6:45pm
Saturday10am - 6:45pm
Sunday10am - 6:45pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am -6:45pm
Friday10am - 6:45pm
Saturday10am - 6:45pm
Sunday10am - 6:45pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Tentative Opening January 11
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Natatorium
Mon - Thurs10am - 9pm
Friday10am - 9pm
Saturday10am - 9pm
Sunday10am - 9pm
Mon - Thurs
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

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  • Lap swimming
  • Dry land workout (stationary bikes and pull up bars)*
  • Kayak training
  • Water basketball*
  • Swim lessons*
  • Swim meets*
  • Water polo (club)

*Not available with current COVID-19 restrictions.

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A RecWell membership or facility rental is required to access the natatorium.

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.

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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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50 M Pool

  • 50m x 25y all deep - water pool
  • Depths range from 8 to 13.5 feet
  • Temperature maintained at 78-80 degrees 
  • Dive Well
  • Two 1m diving boards and two 3m diving boards

Instructional Pool 

  • 25y x 25y pool with a zero-grade handicap ramp
  • Depths range from 3 to 4 ½ ft
  • Temperature maintained between 85 and 86 degrees (except during events)
  • Serves as warm up space during large swim meets

Natatorium Studio

  • 1,300 sq feet
  • Audio/Visual with smart classroom technology 
  • Carpet square flooring

Other Features

  • Steam room 
  • Sauna
  • Spectator seating with concessions   
  • Men’s, women’s, family and all-gender locker rooms
  • Movable bulkheads to allow for 50m and 25m lane configurations 
  • LED competition lights with brightness control 
  • Two wet/dry classrooms located with pool deck access and smart classroom technology
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The Natatorium has the ability to host a variety of large and small events from swim meets to summer camps.  


Due to the high volume of usage of this space, availability is very limited. For more information about rentals for the Natatorium, please contact the RecWell Facility Scheduling Office at recwellreservations@umd.edu or 301-226-4404.