Modified May hours

Starting May 10 facility hours will be adjusted for summer:

  • The Rec center will close an hour earlier and will not be open Sundays.
  • The ONAT will be closed on weekends.
  • All facilities will be closed May 31 for Memorial Day.

Please reference our complete summer hours for more detailed information. Thank you for your understanding.



Student Recreation and Wellness Services manages three facilities on The University of Akron's main campus. Our facilities have received national recognition for design, amenities, safety and cleanliness.


Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Opened in 2004, the SRWC features a track, swimming pool and climbing wall in addition to multi-purpose courts, exercise studios, and strength and cardio equipment.


Ocasek Natatorium

Opened in 1987, the ONAT features an Olympic-sized swimming pool with a diving well and racquetball courts.


Fitness floor

Mix up your workout routine with over 15,000 square feet of fitness equipment.



The south gymnasium at Central-Hower High School is a satellite facility that includes a multi-purpose gymnasium and indoor track.

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