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Recreational Sports Pohl Recreation Center
1900 Chestnut Drive
Denton, Texas 76203 Phone: (940) 565-2275
Fax: (940) 565-4569
Member Services Desk: (940) 369-8347
24-Hour Information Line: (940) 369-7100
Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Facility hours: Hours of Operation

Mission Statement

Recreational Sports provides programs, services and facilities to support the recreation and fitness needs of students and the campus community. We strive to provide a positive environment allowing individuals to explore and learn of opportunities to enhance a better quality of life.

Customer Mission Statement

Recreational Sports is committed to providing friendly, high quality customer service, delivered with respect, fairness and consistency to each individual. We provide outstanding service that results in returning members and guests. Evaluations are conducted in each program, and suggestion forms are located in the Pohl Recreation Center for your convenience. Please contact us at (940) 565-2275 if we are not meeting your expectations or satisfying your needs.

Recreational Sports at a Glance

Fall 2003 marked the beginning of a new era at the University of North Texas. The 138,000 square foot Pohl Recreation Center gives students, faculty, staff and alumni a healthy, safe environment that promotes recreation and fitness.

Recreational Sports is located in the beautiful Pohl Recreation Center. The Pohl Recreation Center gives people the opportunity to participate in aerobics, outdoor pursuits, swimming, weightlifting, various club sports and informal participation in basketball, indoor soccer, volleyball and badminton.

Recreational Sports programs include:

You can always stop by the office for any questions that you might have.

Pohl Recreation Center

Pohl Rec Center, a NIRSA Outstanding Sports Facility, was highlighted in Recreation Management magazine's Innovative Architecture and Design.


Recreation Center Student Employees

Recreational Sports employs individuals as graduate assistants, supervisors, game officials, court monitors, lifeguards, aerobic instructors and student secretaries in many of the activities offered. Individuals with experience and/or major in Recreation are especially encouraged to apply, although training will be provided for those less experienced individuals. The pay scale varies according to experience and length of service with the office. Persons interested in any of these positions should contact the Recreational Sports Office at (940) 565-2275. To apply for any open positions, contact the Career Center. UNT is an equal opportunity employer.

The Rec Sports office is located in the Pohl Recreation Center. The office is open Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm. To contact Recreational Sports call (940) 565-2275.