The University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Facilities: The HPER

The Health and Physical Education Building, commonly known as HPER, is another of RecSports satellite facilities that houses a variety of activities including basketball, volleyball, badminton and racquetball.

HPER provides 3 multipurpose courts, 10 racquetball courts, 2 wallyball courts, 2 squash courts, outdoor tennis courts, a small indoor pool and a free weight room with a choice of cardio equipment.

Included at HPER as well is the Rock Climbing Wall for people who enjoy a challenging sport and have completed the rock wall climbing class given at HPER. See our Outdoor Rec page for further information.

Sports equipment may be checked out through room 208 of the HPER on Court D with a validated UT ID during operation hours. Validated UT ID, Valid Faculty/Staff ID or RecSports membership card is required to use HPER along with a personal towel in the weight room.


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