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New facility hours begin on Monday, November 30.

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Virtual Programs

Stay connected with group fitness classes, intramural sports, wellbeing workshops, and more.

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Community

Get ready to dance, flex, sweat, and refresh in our group fitness classes. We offer a variety of classes for a cost that's hard to beat. Try all classes for free during the first week of the semester.

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Fun

Nearly one-in-five students plays an intramural sport. We offer competitive and recreational leagues so that everyone has a chance to play.

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Opportunity

We're one of the largest student employers on campus, and we're looking for more students to join our team. Most of our jobs require no previous experience. We'll teach you everything you need to know!

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Our Mission

We move Badgers to play hard, get fit, and live well.

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