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  Notice – The latest updates on the evolving COVID-19 policies and resources for the campus community.
The latest on Rec Sports specific COVID-19 updates and free resources, virtual classes, and online programs available to the campus community.x

RSF Special COVID-19 Reservations

**IMPORTANT UPDATE** In compliance with a recent update issued by the State of California, Rec Sports is pausing in-person operations at the Recreational Sports Facility beginning November 18. Please revisit this webpage for updates as they become available.

Beginning November 16, the Recreational Sports Facility will open on a reservation model to UC Berkeley students. Learn more about how to make a reservation and rules / regulations on the Rec Sports website. Note that all students are expected to sign the Keep Berkeley Healthy Pledge in CalCentral and students, faculty, and staff are required to complete a daily symptom screener (available through Cal Central, the campus coronavirus site, or UC Berkeley Mobile App via iOS or Android) before entering campus.

Students will need to show a completed daily symptom screener, Cal1 card, and a green badge from the eTang patient portal before they are allowed access to the RSF. Individuals who fail to provide completed daily symptom screener, Cal1 card, and a green badge from the eTang patient portal will be denied facility access. Updates on in-person access to Rec Sports facilities and programs will be posted on our website as received by campus.


What’s Available?

The Recreational Sports Facility will open for limited activities in accordance with county orders and in support of campus efforts related to the pandemic. Campus has approved in-person access to the following indoor fitness activities for UC Berkeley Fall 2020 students only. Updates will be posted to the Rec Sports website.

  • Weight rooms
  • Cardio equipment
  • Group Exercise classes


Temporarily on Pause

During the initial return to site period and per state and local government guidelines, the following are temporarily unavailable: locker rooms, basketball courts, racquet and squash courts, cycle studio, fitness training studio, Mind Body Studio, lower level activity courts, and team sport areas. Additionally, towel service is temporarily unavailable.


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