Welcome to the Rice University Recreation Center Website. The Recreation Center is located in the Barbara and David Gibbs Recreation and Wellness Center on the campus of Rice University.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Recreation Center is to encourage a lifetime of health and wellness for the students, faculty, and staff of Rice University by promoting the physical, social, and emotional benefits of physical activity. To that end, a wide array of recreational programs and services have been created and are offered in an effort to increase knowledge about and provide opportunities for the development of healthy behavior patterns.