Recreational Sports

  • Easter Holiday Hours
    Friday April 18th         10am - 6pm
    Saturday April 19th      1pm - 6pm
    Sunday April 20th        CLOSED

    ***The Pool will be CLOSED Friday - Sunday for TILE repair***

  • Semester HOURS
    Monday - Thursday 6am to12am
    Friday-           6am to 10pm
    Saturday         8am to 10pm
    Sunday           11am to 12am

  • Peruna Handler Tryouts:

    Date: Sunday Apr 27th
    Time: 9:30am Start
    Location: IM Field

    Tryouts will consist of an interview and three timed runs: 120-yard run, 120-yard run with Spirit Flags, and 120-yard run with Peruna. Previous experience with horses is a plus, but not required. For more information or for an application please contact Tracy Veliz at


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Dedman Center Dedman Center
The Department of Recreational Sports has something to offer to all of the SMU Community at the Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports.
Aquatics Aquatics
Join us for Recreational and Fitness Swimming, Water Fitness, Swim Lessons, American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, First Aid and CPR/AED Training.
Climbing Wall Climbing Wall
Scale the Taos Tower and Hueco Bouldering Wall. Compete in events like the Mile High Challenge and the Annual Pulldown Climbing Competition.
Club Sports Club Sports
Explore one or more of our broad-based program of recreational, competitive and instructional sports. No experience necessary.
Fitness Fitness
Drop-in on a Group X Fitness Class. Team with a Personal Trainer. Learn about Nutrition. Be the next Mr. or Ms. SMU.
Hilltop Sports Camp Hilltop Sports Camp
Join the fun and experience a well-rounded recreational and athletic program for campers ages 6-12.
Intramurals Intramurals
Play in over 30 different individual/dual and team sport activities throughout the academic year. Recreational and competitive leagues are available.
Massage Therapy Massage Therapy
Treat yourself to a relaxing and therapeutic chair or full-body massage.
Outdoor Adventures Outdoor Adventures
Choose your own adventure! Outdoor Recreation Trips, Portable Team Building, Rental Shop and Bike Lease.
Spirit Squad

Spirit Squad
Share the Spirit! SMU Cheerleading, Pom Squad, Peruna and Peruna Handlers, Mascot, and Mustang Band.


Recreational Sports is a department in the Division of Student Affairs.