Recreation Services Mission

The mission of Recreation Services (RS) is to promote overall student wellness. We accomplish our mission by providing organized and informal programs designed to engage the body and mind for the purposes of fun, fitness, social interaction, competition, skill acquisition, and adventure.

Vision Statement

Recreation Services will continue to offer premier recreation, education, and wellness programs, and we will invest in new and improved facilities to meet the needs of our highly active campus community.

Core Values & Goals

  • Build Campus Community
  • Provide Safe, Healthy Programs, and Facilities
  • Emphasize Sportsmanship and Buff Pride
  • Promote Fun, Fitness, and Competition
  • Build a Climate of Respect, and Trust
  • Serve with Honor, Integrity, and Accountability

The governance of Recreation Services is a combined effort between a staff of 35 employees and the CUSG Joint Board on Recreation Services (known as the Rec Board). Rec Board is composed primarily of students, with representation from faculty/staff. The Rec Board operates under the authority of the University of Colorado Student Government (CUSG) and the Regents of the University of Colorado