Half Acre Gym Exterior

Campus Recreation

Students lift in the Half Acre weightroomA student uses the climbing wall in Half AcreStudents participate in Intramural Canoe BattleshipsStudents kayak at Curt Gowdy State ParkAn individual uses the golf simulator in Half Acre GymStudents participate in guided meditationStudents participate in a glow spin classA member of the men's rugby team runs with the ballA student performs a yoga pose

Current Announcements

  • Construction will begin on the west side of Half Acre on Monday, July 8th. There will be significant noise and possibly dust around the facility. Please follow all pedestrian signage. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience throughout this project. Thank you!

  • Due to the Annual Campus Steam Shutdown, Corbett Pool will be closed in July. The last day for open swim will be June 28th, 2024 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Corbett Pool will likely re-open in early August once pool temperatures and chemicals have been balanced. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

  • Starting July 1, 2024, Golf Simulator tee times will be 55 minutes long. Tee times are available starting 30 minutes after Half Acre opens and stop 30 minutes before closing. In order to schedule a tee time, you will need to complete an introductory course. To reserve your tee time, visit our Member Portal

  • Summer hours are currently in effect. Please see our Hours of Operation for more detailed information.





Accidents and injuries can and do occur during sport, recreation, and exercise activities. Additionally, participating in sports and recreational activities increases the likelihood of contracting COVID-19 as well as other contagions. Notice is hereby given that the University of Wyoming is not responsible for accidents, injuries, and/or illnesses that may be incurred while on and/or during the use of university property; nor is the university responsible for any costs or expenses incurred as a result of any accident, injury, and/or illness that may occur on university property. Additionally, the University of Wyoming is not responsible for any items lost/stolen in conjunction with the use of university facilities. Participants understand and agree that their use of university facilities and/or services is at their own risk.

Contact Us

Campus Recreation
Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center
Dept. 3604
1000 E University Ave
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-5586
Email: rec@uwyo.edu