Rex Activity Center

Updates and News

Welcome from Mr. Elvie R. Conley, M.A. Assistant Director of Recreation and Intramural Sports.

You will soon discover that the Rex Activity Center is a place of excellence that is dedicated to your personal growth and development. We encourage you to become fully involved and take advantage of some of our fun and exciting programs. 

Our mission is to provide a broad program of sports, recreation, and fitness activities for students, faculty, and staff to enhance their personal lifestyle and improve the quality of life on the Adams State University campus.

Our vision here at the Rex Activity Center promotes the desire of students, faculty, and staff to seek and maintain a balanced, healthy lifestyle. The Center ensures that its environment and programs remain stimulating, challenging, and inviting.Our recreation and leisure activities offered by the Rex Activity Center focus on integrating mind and body through positive traditional and non-traditional recreation and sport activities.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. As a patron of the Rex Center, individuals will be able to develop and practice recreational, fitness, and wellness activities that are part of a healthy lifestyle.
  2. As a patron, individuals will be able to list and describe several important factors that contribute to proper health and wellness.
  3. At the completion of any semester, patrons will have obtained the goals within the Mission Statement.
All activity areas in the Rex are available to students, faculty, and staff on an unrestricted basis with the exception of those times scheduled for non-academic aerobic classes, climbing wall clinics, workshops, and special events. All amenities of the facility are here to meet your needs.

We have a basketball/volleyball court, two racquetball/volleyball courts, aerobic/dance studio, free weight and cardiovascular areas, 1800 square foot climbing wall, and men's and women's locker rooms.

A variety of recreational equipment is available at the Main Desk for students to check out for free or for a reasonable rental fee.

The Rex Activity Center also offers Wellness Workshops and numerous special events including the Homecoming 5K Run, Family Nights and fall/spring Climbing Competitions.

Peak-Use Hours: Low-Use Hours:
Mon-Fri 1PM-7PM, Mon-Fri 6AM- 1PM and 8PM-9PM,
Sat-Sun 12PM-3PM Sat-Sun 10AM-12PM