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Hours of Operation

Recreation and Wellness Center Hours of Operation 

The Recreation and Wellness Center is open almost year round, even when UMSL is closed. Below are our normal hours of operation, with links to the Climbing Wall and Natatorium schedules. The hours of operation will adjust during University Break periods. The Recreation and Wellness Center may close certain areas of the facility due to maintenance or special events. Notification of those adjustments and closures will be communicated. 


The RWC will be opened 6am-3pm on Friday, January 19.

Winter Break Facility Hours - Monday, December 18 - Monday, January 15

Mon, Dec 18: 6am-8pm

Tues, Jan 2:  6am-8pm

Tues, Dec 19: 6am-8pm

Wed, Jan 3: 6am-8pm

Wed, Dec 20: 6am-8pm

Thurs, Jan 4: 6am-8pm

Thurs, Dec 21: 6am-8pm

Fri, Jan 5: 6am-8pm

Fri, Dec 22: 6am-8pm

Sat, Jan 6: 8am-7pm

Sat, Dec 23: 8am-7pm

Sun, Jan 7:  10am-7pm

Sun, Dec 24: CLOSED

Mon, Jan 8: 6am-8pm

Mon, Dec 25:  CLOSED

Tues, Jan 9: 6am-8pm

Tues, Dec 26:  6am-8pm

Wed, Jan 10: 6am-8pm

Wed, Dec 27:  6am-8pm

Thurs, Jan 11: 6am-8pm

Thurs, Dec 28:  6am-8pm

Fri, Jan 12: 6am-8pm

Fri, Dec 29:  6am-8pm

Sat, Jan 13: 8am-7pm

Sat, Dec 30:  8am-7pm

Sun, Jan 14: 10am-7pm

Sun, Dec 31:  CLOSED

Mon, Jan 15: 10am-7pm

Mon, Jan 1:  CLOSED


*The Natatorium will be closed December 18 - January 1 for annual maintenance and cleaning. 

During Winter Break (12/18-1/15) the Natatorium will operate with shortened hours when open: 
Mondays-Fridays - 6:00am-7:00pm
Saturdays - 8:30am-6pm
Sundays - 10:30am-6pm 

*The Climbing Center will be closed Saturday, December 16 - Sunday, January 14

*The Gym Courts will be closed December 26 - January 4 for resurfacing

*Fitness Studios 3 & 4 will be closed December 13 - 21 for resurfacing - all classes will be relocated to Studios 1 & 2. 


Fall, Spring, and Summer Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Hours for Specific Areas of the Facility

Natatorium Hours

Climbing Wall Hours

Studio 1 Open Boxing Hours

All hours are subject to change. Please check here for the most up to date schedule. 


Climbing Wall Hours

Natatorium Hours