UIC Campus Recreation

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3 for 30 Wellness Challenge

What is the 3 for 30 Path to Wellness Challenge? The American College of Sports Medicine recommends that most adults should accumulate a minimum of 30 minutes of moderate exercise daily to maintain a healthy active lifestyle. This new challenge is structured to help motivate you to meet the recommended guidelines.

ACSM’s threshold for an active lifestyle is 30 minutes of exercise 3 days per week for 3 months. Start your wellness path in 2018 by signing up for our challenge. This year, it will be co-hosted by Campus Recreation and Kilter Rewards, a mobile fitness incentives app that gives you $1 in rewards for every workout!

Register HERE   Once you complete the registration Download the Kilter Rewards app and create an account. Make sure you use the same email address that you registered with when you create your Kilter account.  (You must first register through the link provided to be entered into our 3 for 30 Challenge)

See below for HOW IT WORKS.

Download the app:

For iOS

For Google Play

In addition to the benefits that you will receive from your own personal journey through exercise, we will also provide a weekly email sharing a motivational tip for the week, a nutrition tip and what program options we are offering.

We look forward to joining you on your journey to wellness in 2018!


Every time you visit one of the UIC gyms, check in through Kilter Rewards.

  1. Work out and check in at least 3 times per week throughout the duration of the challenge.
  2. Once you’ve hit your 3x per week goal for at least 4 weeks out of the 12 week challenge, you will  earn 30% off any service. Must register by Feb. 1st to receive the T-shirt. But wait, if you keep going, you could win bigger prizes!
  3. Workout 3x per week for at least 8 weeks and be entered into a raffle for our TIER TWO PRIZES.
  4. Workout 3x per week for all 12 weeks and be entered into a raffle win our GRAND PRIZES.

Every four weeks, Kilter Rewards will email you a progress report telling you how you’re doing in the challenge!


GRAND PRIZES (must check in to workout 3x per week for 12 weeks – raffle drawing)

1 Fitness Assessment and 3 personal training sessions

1 60 minute massage

1 Underwater Weighing and Resting Metabolic Rate Test

TIER TWO PRIZES (must check in to workout 3x per week for 12 weeks – raffle drawing)

1 30 minute massage

1 Fitness Assessment with 1 personal training session

Resting metabolic rate test

TIER THREE PRIZE (must check in to workout 3x per week for 4 weeks – everyone can earn this!)

30% off any service

Everyone who completes at the Tier Three Level and registers by February 1st  will receive a t-shirt!

Membership Promotion

boximage_memberserviceNot a UIC Campus Recreation Member? Campus Recreation is offering a FREE Trial Membership for the month of January for all *Non-Member UIC Faculty/Staff. The earlier you sign up the more free days to enjoy campus recreation facilities and services. By signing up during this time you will receive free facility access to both the Student Recreation Facility (737 S. Halsted) and the Sport & Fitness Center (828 S. Wolcott) through January 31st.

Payroll deduction will begin on February 16 (for Monthly) or February 7 (for Bi-Weekly). If you do not wish to continue your membership, you MUST cancel your membership on or before January 31, 2018.  To submit your cancellation, please go to http://recreation.uic.edu/cancellations/ .   If your membership cancellation form is not submitted by the end of the day of January 31, 2018, you will be automatically signed up for a UIC Campus Recreation membership.  This membership will be paid through your payroll deduction ($28.34/monthly) or ($14.17/bi-weekly) for a minimum of 6 months.   If you choose to cancel your membership prior to July 1, 2018 there will be a 50.00 cancellation fee.

Registration may take place at any time between January 2-31 at either the Student Recreation Center or Sport & Fitness Center.
With access to both the Student Recreation Facility and the Sport & Fitness Center, you’ll have the chance to enjoy many outstanding programs, services, and amenities.

Student Recreation Facility
737 South Halsted Street
(312) 413-5150

Sport & Fitness Center
828 South Wolcott Street
(312) 413-5260

Special Features Include:
•Large Cardio and Weight Equipment Fitness Floors
•Running/Walking Tracks
•Aquatics Amenities
•Free Drop-In Group Fitness Classes & Rock Climbing
•Exclusive Member Discounts on Fitness Classes, Instructional Programs, Fitness Testing, Personal Training, and Massage Therapy
•Gymnasiums for Open Rec play
•Convertible Squash (SRF) and Racquetball Courts
•Tropical Smoothie Café (SRF Only)

Local Vendors


Be sure to visit our local vendors and take home some samples of their products! The  following vendors will be tabling at Rec Live

  • High Brew Coffee
  • 5-Hour Energy
  • Argo Tea
  • Bai
  • Essentia Water
  • Sparkling Ice
  • Vita Coco
  • Red Bull
  • Bracket Room
  • Power Crunch
  • That’s It
  • Gatorade
  • UIC Police
  • UIC Wellness Center
  • UIC Athletics
  • Chicago Fire
  • Vitamin Shoppe
  • Divvy
  • Chicago Bike Share
  • Paul Mitchell School
  • LYFT
  • European Wax Center
  • Amazon
  • Chiro One
  • Credit Union 1

Game Room


Have some fun, relax and play in our Game Room located in the MAC Suite. We will have Jenga, Corn Hole, Jumbo Pick Up Sticks, Giant 4 in a Row, Giant Bowling, Giant Cards and more.

Sport Clubs


Meet and Greet UIC Sport Clubs at Rec Live. All 26 clubs will be in attendance!

  • Aikido Club
  • Badminton
  • Boxing Club
  • Competitive Gaming Club
  • Fencing
  • Ju-Jutsu
  • Kinesiology Club
  • Lacrosse Club
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Power Lifting Club
  • Primo Dance Troupe
  • Rowing Club
  • Men’s Rugby
  • Women’s Rugby
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Swimming
  • Men’s Soccer
  • Table Tennis Club
  • Tennis
  • Men’s Ultimate Frisbee
  • Women’s Ultimate Frisbee
  • Men’s Volleyball
  • Women’s Volleyball
  • XC and Track
  • Water Polo

Fitness Classes


Try out one of our many free group fitness classes offered each week at both facilities. The following classes will be during Rec Live

4:15 – 4:45 PM AXIS Multi-Purpose Room

5:00 – 5:55 PM Candlelight Yoga Multi-Purpose Room

5:15-6:00 PM Cycle & Core Spin Suite

Outdoor Adventure & Climbing


Looking for some adventure? Try out our climbing wall or other fun climbing activities such as speed climbing, slack lining or crate stacking. No experience necessary!  (Add some pictures of these types of climbing activities on this page to highlight)

Hands Only CPR


In just two minutes, you could learn Hands-Only CPR – so you can be the bystander who provides life-saving care until professional responders

Check back for additional updates and information!   *All UIC Campus Recreation guest policies apply. Please visit Guest Information for more information.    

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