Hamilton Recreation Center

The Hamilton Recreation Center is the premier recreational facility in western Colorado offering something for every student, faculty, staff, alumni, and community swim member.

The Campus Recreation Services staff has gone to great lengths to provide relevant fitness services supported by the newest equipment and latest technology. The HRC houses an indoor track, fitness area equipped with top of the line strength and cardio equipment, an Olympic-caliber pool, basketball & racquetball courts, and a climbing wall. A practiced health and wellness staff offers customized personal training, wellness assessments, nutrition services, group exercise classes, and massage therapy. Come see what the HRC can offer you!

Rec Information

Maverick Center Hours

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Fall Break Hours (Modified Hours)

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Pool Schedule

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Fitness Area Information

Dress Code

Fitness Area Policies

Wellness Program Information 

GroupX Class Schedule

Please click here to view our Fall 1st Mod GX Schedule

Dress Code


CMU 5K Course Now Open!

The first-ever CMU 5K course is now open! The Start/Finish line is located at the north end of the Plaza just west of the University Center, marked with a large route sign. Just follow the GOLD Mav Head logos and arrows around the perimeter of campus!

Two laps is equivalent to five kilometers or roughly 3.11 miles.

Route Map


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What's Happening at the Rec?

Maverick Aquatics

Swim Lesson Registration

Let us know how we are doing!

Rec Center Comment Box

Massage Therapy & Nutrition Counseling Services

Available to all CMU Students and Faculty & Staff members at a discounted rate!

Email hrcnutrition@coloradomesa.edu to schedule your nutrition appointment

Email hrcmassage@coloradomesa.edu to schedule your massage therapy appointment

For general inquires regarding our wellness services, please email cmuwellness@coloradomesa.edu

24-Hour Cancellation Policy

Dress Code