About Us

Student Recreation and Wellness Services is a department within the Division of Student Affairs that oversees recreation facilities and programs at The University of Akron.


Staff Directory

Have questions? Visit our staff directory to find general contact numbers and a full listing of the SRWS staff.


Pro Shop

The SRWS Pro Shop is located next to the Front Desk and is stocked with a variety of health and fitness items.


SRWC access is included for currently enrolled students who have paid the appropriate facility fee. Faculty, Staff, Alumni and community members may purchase memberships.


SRWS manages four facilities including the SRWC, Ocasek Natatorium, Buchtel Field and the Central Hower South Gymnasium.


Interested in reserving one of the many areas in our facilities? We have great spaces for birthday parties, athletic events and meetings.


SRWS has developed a code of conduct that reflects our commitment to creating a safe, welcoming, and enjoyable experience for all patrons.

Contact us

Front Office: 330-972-6199
SRWC Front Desk: 330-972-2348
ONAT Front Desk: 330-972-5983

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