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Physical Wellness

Recognizing the need for physical activity, healthy food, and sleep. This dimension also involves seeking medical attention when needed and taking part in primary care/prevention screenings.

Student Recreation & Fitness Center

The Department of Recreational Sports offers experiences that enrich the lives of the University of Florida community through excellence in facilities, fitness, sport, adventure and play. We are committed to advancing student success, developing leaders, and encouraging lifelong wellness. Our team is dedicated to being friendly, resourceful and knowledgeable, in order to exceed expectations and create a welcoming and safe environment.


Southwest Rec

Location: 3150 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL 32611

Hours: Monday – Friday: 5:30 AM – 11 PM
Saturday, Sunday: 8 AM – 9 PM

Phone: (352) 846-1081


Student Recreation Center

Student Recreation & Fitness Center

Location: 244 Fletcher Dr

Hours: Monday – Friday: 6 AM – 11 PM
Saturday, Sunday: 12 PM – 9 PM
Monday, April 25 – Friday, April 29: 10 AM – 10 PM
Saturday, April 30: CLOSED

Phone: (352) 273-2400


UF Physical Therapy

Established in 1958, the Department of Physical Therapy consists of a dynamic and growing faculty dedicated to excellence in education, research, and service.

Location: 101 Newell Dr

Phone: (352) 294-3065



Student Health Care Center (SHCC)

The University of Florida Student Health Care Center (SHCC) is to help every student achieve optimal health in the pursuit of personal and academic success.


Services provided at this location include but are not limited to primary health care appointments, immunizations, specialty care and more.

Location: 280 Fletcher Drive, Gainesville, FL 32611

Hours: (Fall/Spring) Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sundays 12-4; (Summer) Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., closed weekends

Phone: 352-392-1161


Appointment information:

Gatorwell Health Promotion Services

Empowering students to be healthy and well through prevention.


Services include wellness coaching for academic success, HIV testing and counseling, Mindfulness Workshops, sleep skills, and alcohol or other drug educational or support meetings.

Location: J.W. Reitz Union, 1st Floor, Suite 1100

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: 352-273-4450


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