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Athletics and Recreation


UCR Athletics

Whether you're in-it-to-win-it as a student-athlete, or just playing for the love of the game, you can be part of UCR Athletics.

UC Riverside is home to 17 men’s and women’s Division I teams. Each year, more than 300 student athletes enjoy a wide range of competitive sports, bringing pride to our Highlander family and gaining the skills they need to succeed at play and in life.


Health, Fitness, and Adventure at the Student Recreation Center


The UCR Student Recreation Center is a central hub for recreational, intramural and club sports on campus. Work out in our extensive gym, play pick-up basketball, take a group fitness class or go on an adventure with our Outdoor Excursions program. Our 80,000 square foot recreational facility is the place for fun and fitness at UCR.

SRC access is included in UCR students’ tuition. Others may purchase quarterly memberships or day passes for admission.