Welcome Letter – Rec Sports

Welcome to the Department of Intramurals and Recreational Sports official website. Our vision is to be recognized leaders in college recreation and our values are in direct alignment with strategic goals of the National Intramural Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA)

The mission of our department is to provide a variety of recreation, sports and wellness opportunities designed to enhance the out of classroom needs of the Prairie View A&M University’s (PVAMU) diverse community. We are committed to facilitating well maintained facilities, professionally organized programs & services and leadership development activities.

In addition to serving our students, the Department of Intramurals and Recreational Sports is committed to serving university employees. Our approach to employee wellness is to provide health wellness information and access to programs and services that promote fitness and wellness. We support the National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity vision, “that one day, all Americans will be physically active and they will live, work, and play in environments that facilitate regular physical activity. By supporting employee health and wellness initiatives in the workplace, companies can improve employee morale, increase productivity, enhance work quality, and reduce staggering health care cost.”

It is our hope that this website answers your questions and provides valuable information about the PVAMU Intramural and Recreational Sports fitness, wellness, and leadership offerings.

In conclusion, the Department of Intramurals and Recreational Sports at Prairie View A&M University’s vision is to be recognized leaders in collegiate recreation and our mission is to provide a variety of recreation, sport, and wellness opportunities designed to enhance the out of classroom needs of the Prairie View A&M University’s diverse community. We promote physical activity that sparks biological changes that encourage brain development that supercharge one’s mental circuits to beat stress, sharpen thinking, lift moods, and boost memory that supports academic success in the classroom and at work.

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