Special Events


Join us for special events that are exciting, fun, and invigorating! Campus Recreation special events are often free of charge and only happen once a school year. Mark your calendars and keep an eye on our Instagram @UMWCampusRec to get the latest information on our most popular events! If you’re looking for other cool opportunities to learn and grow, check out the different courses we offer.

January 2019

Free Week of Fitness Classes at the Gym | January 14 – January 20 
Try any of our fitness classes for FREE this week! Please check in at the front desk for each class. Beginning January 21, you must have the 2018-19 fitness pass ($10) to participate. It’s worth it!

Beginner Lift Night | January 20, 8-9:30pm
Stop by the gym to get familiar, try some exercises, and work with our staff to help you feel comfortable in the gym.

February 2019

Campus Rec BINGO | February 5 – April 14
1. Tell the front desk staff at the gym you want to participate in BINGO.
2. Write your name on the BINGO card. It will stay in a binder at the front desk.
3. Participate in the activities on the BINGO board until April 14.
4. For each activity you do, ask the gym staff member to stamp your card.
5. Complete 5 events in a row in any direction & redeem prizes!

Fitness Happy Hours! | Every Friday at 5:30pm
Free Partner Workout | February 8
Free Partner Yoga Class | February 15
More to come! Check out Instagram @UMWCampusRec for the latest fitness happy hour class updates.

March 2019

Body Positivity Week | March 18-24
This is a collaboration between Campus Rec, Student Activities and Engagement, the James Farmer Multicultural Center, and Orientation.

  • Follow us on social media @UMWCampusRec to receive important tips and messages about positive body image.
  • Tuesday, March 19: Free Love Your Body Yoga Class, 5:00-5:45pm, Studio 5
  • Thursday, March 21: 
    • Every Body Can Dance Free Zumba Class 4:15-5:00pm, Studio 4
    • Mind Over Muscle: Free Strength Class 5:15-6:15pm, Studio 5
  • Friday, March 22: Positive Affirmation Booth & Banner with the UMW Orientation Coordinators
  • Sunday, March 24: Ladies Lift Night, 8-9:30pm, UMW Fitness Center: Attend this event to work 1:1 with other ladies on how to strength train and feel more comfortable in the gym environment.

April 2019

Barre Above Fitness Certification | April 27th, 11am-8pm, UMW Fitness Center

Register HERE! $249.99 to get your Barre Above fitness certification.