Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation


In response to the current situation with Coronavirus, Campus Recreation will be closed until further notice. This is subject to change with guidance from the administration.

We are postponing all Outdoor event programming, Red Cross classes, Learn-to-Swim programming, SCUBA Diving, Fitness Classes, and Intramural activities for the time being. We will update the website and calendar when services and programming begin again.

Get your Alumni Membership now!

Calling alums of UH Hilo! It seems like just yesterday you were using the Student Life Center and participating in Campus RecreationÔÇÖs fitness and recreational programs. Want to continue exercising and staying healthy at the best, most fully-equipped facility on the Big Island? Your alma mater has great news for you!

Alumni Benefits are now available.

Enjoy the 23,000 sq/ft Student Life Center including the full line of free weights, Life Fitness exercise machines and a fleet of cardio equipment. Membership is full-access, including the usage of the 50-meter swimming pool, large open deck, two group fitness/martial arts rooms, locker rooms, an indoor caf├ę and lobby/cyber lounge.

Memberships Available!

Faculty/Staff & Alumni Memberships are available year round! Faculty/Staff & Alumni Memberships.

The Campus Recreation Department offers current Hawai╩╗i Community College (Hawai╩╗i CC) Student Membership.

Campus Recreation's Survey - Fill it out to help us keep amazing programming and add more options for students!!

For more information contact - Valerie Yamaki , Fitness Coordinator: (808) 932-7748 or email:

Upcoming events!

To sign up for any of our events please visit our sign-up page.

Outdoor Adventure- Students going on the Submarine Ride- September 1st!
Students gather in front of the Student Life Center for a 10th anniversary submarine ride

View more information or sign up today.

Mission Statement

The Campus Recreation Department enhances the quality of life and builds the campus community by educating and encouraging participation in activities that promote healthy lifestyles, social interactions, and leadership skills. The Campus Recreation Department creates an atmosphere that encourages individuals to develop life-long involvement in recreational activities and is dedicated to meeting the changing needs of a diverse community by offering quality structured and informal recreational opportunities.

Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo Campus Recreation Department , as part of Student Affairs, celebrates diversity.

Campus Recreation is dedicated to providing an inclusive environment with safe services, programs, and facilities that are welcoming to all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, spirituality, gender, gender identity/expression, age, sexual orientation, ability, socioeconomic status, or national origin. In an effort to accommodate the campus community, we provide multiple programs and adaptive fitness equipment and facilities to address various skill, ability, and individual comfort levels.

Campus Recreation makes every effort to be accessible to all abilities. If you need special accommodations for facilities, activities, and/or programs, please contact Tim Moore at