Health, Recreation and Community Services

When you come to UNI, you'll find a friendly atmosphere and scholarship of the highest quality. You will learn from professors who are leaders in their fields of study. In and out of the classroom, you'll have access to state-of-the-art technology. Your classroom experience will be augmented by the many student organizations and international opportunities that form UNI's culture of excellence and service.

Major facilities include a nationally award winning Wellness Recreation Center (WRC) and Richard O. Jacobson Human Performance Center (HPC).  Resources include five aerobic/dance studios, six racquetball courts, two multipurpose courts, 1/10th mile jogging track, fitness/conditioning area, leisure pool, instructional pool with seating for 300, 40-ft. climbing wall, and eight seminar and classrooms.  Laboratories include athletic training, biomechanics, exercise physiology, psychomotor behavior, and strength & conditioning.  The center also houses the Elinor A. Crawford and William R. Thrall Hall of Excellence, computer instructional laboratory, student computer center, rhythm and movement studio, and wellness resources laboratory.  The HPC promotes a unique public/private partnership and includes space dedicated to sports medicine and youth development.