The Department of Physical Education and Recreation (PE & Rec) enhances the lives of UO students, faculty and staff by providing physical activity programs and services that promote health, fitness, active recreation and participation in sports.

Our Core Purpose

Physical Education and Recreation educates, engages and inspires the campus community to live Active, Balanced Lives.

Our Vision

Being active and seeking balance is a way of life.

Our Core Values

In addition to the values set forth in our vision and core purpose, we value and are committed to:

  • Compassion We act with empathy, respect, kindness and understanding.
  • Cooperation We acknowledge, encourage and support each other within the department, across the division and community.
  • Development We challenge and support ourselves and others tolearn,grow, and improve personally and professionally.
  • Equity and Inclusion We commit to creating a safe and welcoming environment where everyone belongs.
  • Excellence Our energy, expertise and investment is evident in the exceptional quality of our services, programs and facilities.
  • Fun We infuse playfulness and positive energy into what we do.
  • Integrity We are accountable, responsible, transparent and honest. We strive to do the right thing.
  • Stewardship We expect ourselves and others to act responsibly with the human experience and all resources.

PE & REC Annual Report 2014-2015

PE & REC Strategic Plan 2014-2019


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