When will URecFit reopen?

June 19, 2020 (updated May 28, 2021)

Complete URecFit and Wellness Reopening Guidelines are listed and updated here.

URecFit will reopen to current UMB students and UMB graduates of December 2019, May 2020, December 2020, and May 2021 on June 1, 2021.

Graduates must submit a form if they wish to activate their free alumni membership.

If COVID-19 metrics continue to improve and capacity allows, we anticipate reopening to all other eligible members July 1. We look forward to welcoming you back. Updates and information will be posted here.

We are fully committed to the health, well-being, and safety of all our students, faculty, staff, and all members who work or visit the facility. Since our closure, we have made significant changes and developed new procedures to create a safe environment.

Reopening and staying open will be a team effort. In addition to UMB, state of Maryland, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention requirements, here are things to expect when the facility reopens:

Facility access reservations will be required. Reservations can be made via the URecFit Live Portal or the URecFit mobile app.

Hours are modified with four distinct 90-minute activity times: 9:30 to 11 a.m.; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 1:30 to 3 p.m.; and 3:30 to 5 p.m.

• Pratt Gym court reservations must be placed 24 hours in advanced. Facility access reservation is required.

• Capacity limits will be implemented.

• Check-in process will be touchless. Users will scan their own One Card or membership card.

• Everyone will be required to wear an approved face covering, over both the nose and mouth.

• Disinfecting products and hand-sanitizer stations have been added throughout the facility.

• Users are responsible for wiping down exercise equipment before and after use.

• Equipment has been removed and/or repositioned for appropriate physical distancing and adherence to all safety and health guidelines.

• No spotting or circuit training will be allowed. Users must moderate their exercise intensity or workout regimen.

• Showers will be available in individual stalls. Availability is determined by URecFit hours.

• No towel service will be offered. Users are encouraged to bring their own shower or exercise towel.

• Lockers will be limited so users are encouraged to come dressed to work out.

• Virtual programming will continue.

• No team sports will be allowed.

Please check the URecFit and Wellness website for updates regarding the status of reopening as well as modifications to services and programs.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email URecFit.