Southeast Recreational Facility.

715 West Dayton Street, Madison WI 53715  // (608) 262-8244

The SERF is just steps away from the Kohl Center, in the heart of UW-Madison's Southeast neighborhood, with a wide variety of features to help you stay active. 

The SERF will permanently close on August 18th to start demolition and construction of the new “SERF” facility.


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Gymnasium - Natatorium.

2000 Observatory Drive, Madison WI 53706  // (608) 262-3742

Enjoy a workout or a swim at the historic Natatorium, located right along the Lakeshore Path.


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Ogg Hall Fitness Center.

835 W. Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706  // (608) 262-8244

Located in Ogg Residence Hall's first-floor Phillips Lounge, enjoy a variety of cardio and strength equipment while the SERF is under construction.

Expected to open Monday, August 28!

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Camp Randall Sports Center.

1430 Monroe Street, Madison WI 53711  // (608) 263-6566

Located right next to Camp Randall Football Stadium, the Shell's 200-meter track, strength and cardio equipment, and ice rink make it a true campus gem (and gym).


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Nielsen Tennis Stadium.

1000 Highland Avenue, Madison WI 53705  // (608) 262-0410

Located on the Lakeshore side of campus across from the UW Hospital, the Nielsen Tennis Stadium is here to serve all of your tennis and squash needs. Play year-round on our indoor and outdoor courts.


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Lathrop Hall.

1050 University Avenue, Madison WI 53706

Nestled in the center of campus, this facility and its studios serve as practice space for several sport clubs. Lathrop Hall is not fully operated by Rec Sports and does not house open rec activities for members.

 Lathrop Hall 

Facility & Room Reservations.

Interested in reserving one of our facility spaces for an event for your student organization, university department, or community group? All reservations can be made by submitting a Special Event Request Form