How do you define a quality life? Recreation & Wellbeing helps each individual pursue that answer by providing a wide variety of fitness and wellness programs. Supporting this larger mission requires a focus on daily activities, consistent values, and the continual pursuit of a long-term vision. We’re committed to providing an atmosphere and an environment that is accessible, accommodating, and inclusive for a wide range of people and a wide range of abilities.
The department offers members of the UC Berkeley community an extraordinary experience to live active and meaningful lives while on campus.
Programs and services range from group fitness, aquatics, adventure trips, drop-in fitness and recreation, intramural sports, sport clubs, personal training, WorkFit, and many other activities. Recreation & Wellbeing is enhanced by its indoor and outdoor facilities, including three indoor locations, four pools, five tennis courts, and an outdoor adventure center at the Berkeley Marina.
Inspiring healthy futures together.
To be at the forefront of collegiate recreation and campus well-being.
Recreation & Wellbeing is a campus leader in advancing the health and happiness of the Berkeley community. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture that contributes to the shared campus priority of a thriving, socially conscious global community.
Our Guiding Principles
We encourage self-discovery and a lifelong pursuit of excellence.
We innovate by taking informed risks and thrive on disrupting the status quo.
We treat each other with civility and respect. We encourage diverse opinions and welcome meaningful feedback.
We celebrate the individual and embrace the collective in an inclusive, diverse community.
We foster a thriving, resilient, and compassionate community, oftentimes putting greater interests above our own.