Smith Center for Recreational Sports

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(574) 631-3068 // View on Campus Map - Access Smith Center for Recreational Sports in Duncan Student Center, 3rd floor

Updated waivers for 2022 – 2023 year

All users of RecSports facilities will need to sign onto to sign and acknowledge the updated facility use waiver in order to swipe into and have access to our facilities. Upon logging into RecRegister for the first time as of August 1, the Adult Facility Access Waiver will pop up. Additionally, participants will also need to sign the Climbing & Bouldering Wall waiver. This will enable you to climb, shall you want to utilize the Climbing & Bouldering Wall during the 2022 – 2023 year. To complete the waivers:

  1. Read through the Adult Facility Use waiver and scroll to the bottom.
  2. If you agree to the terms of the waiver, click the gray box to digitally sign the waiver.
  3. Sign the waiver in the box.
  4. Click Save.
  5. Click Sign Now.
  6. Once you hit Sign Now, the Climbing & Bouldering Wall waiver will pop up. Repeat steps 1 – 5 for the Climbing & Bouldering Wall waiver.

If a waiver is not completed, the user will not have access. We encourage all of our users to complete the waiver prior to visiting our facilities to help us limit long lines for entry.

Smith Center for Recreational Sports Academic Spring Hours: January 15 - May 21, 2023

  Smith Center Hours
Monday – Friday 5:45 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon – 11:00 p.m.

Upcoming Modified Hours & Closures

      Smith Center Hours
Monday January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day CLOSED
Saturday April  22 Blue/Gold Game 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.


Spring Mid-Term Break Hours    Smith Center Hours
Saturday-Sunday March 11-12 CLOSED
Monday – Friday March 13-17 5:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday March 18 CLOSED
Easter Holiday Hours    Smith Center Hours
Thursday April 6 5:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday April 7 CLOSED
Saturday April 8 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday April 9 CLOSED
Reading Days/
Final Exams
  Smith Center Hours
Thursday – Friday May 4-5 5:45 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday May 6 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday May 7 Noon – 11:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday  May 8-12 5:45 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday May 13 5:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday May 14 CLOSED
Senior Week/
  Smith Center Hours
Monday-Tuesday May 15-16 5:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday-Thursday May 17-18 TBD
Friday-Sunday May 19-21 CLOSED

Smith Center for Recreational Sports Policies

Click here to learn about our policies.