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Find below frequently asked questions. You asked, we listened!
  • What are the hours of operation?

    The hours of operation vary based on location and season. Please visit our Facility Hours page for more information.
  • Who is allowed in the Edinburg facility?

    UTRGV Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Retirees, Spouses, and *Dependents (*children ages 4–17, some restrictions apply).
  • What are some of the group exercise classes offered?

    Belly Dance Spinning
    Bootcamp Yoga
    Cycle Fit Yolates
    Dance Fitness Zumba
    Leg Blast Zumba Toning
    Muscle Sculpt
  • How do I obtain a parking permit for campus?

    The Parking and Transportation Services issues parking permits with proof of a UREC Membership. 

    Please visit Parking and Transportation Services by clicking here or EASFC Building, Room 135 for permits. 


  • Do you offer personal training?

    Yes, to register you must visit Member Services at UREC in Edinburg. There you can look through our certified personal trainers’ profiles which include their weekly availability, certifying organization, experience and bio.
  • When can children use the Edinburg facility?

    Children ages 4 to 17 are welcome into the facility with adult supervision during family hours. Family Hours are extended to normal operating hours on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of fall and spring semesters and during University published holidays, semester breaks and summer sessions. Approved special programs may allow children under 4 years of age into the facility.

  • Payroll Deduction - Since I am a faculty/staff member at UTRGV, can I deduct my membership fee from my paycheck?

    We offer payroll deduction. For specific information, contact our Member Services and Reservations Coordinator, Sabrina E. Martinez at


  • Can I purchase a dependent membership for my step-children?

    As long as you are the legal guardian and can provide proof of the relationship, step-children can obtain a membership at our Edinburg location.
  • Can I purchase a membership for my partner?

    You must provide proof of the relationship at our Edinburg location. For specific information, please contact our Member Services and Reservations Coordinator, Sabrina E. Martinez at



  • What do I have to do to reserve space in the facility?

    You must submit a facility reservation request form 2 weeks in advance at our Edinburg location. Depending on the request, equipment and staff charges may be administered.