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Campus Recreation at Auraria


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Campus Recreation at Auraria (CRA) is a comprehensive fitness, recreational and leisure service provided to the students, staff, faculty and alumni of the Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, University of Colorado at Denver and Community.

This tri-institutionally funded service receives its programmatic dollars from the student affairs fees of all three institutions and also receives bond fees from all three institutions to maintain and renovate the PE Event Center, which includes a pool, fitness center, racquetball, squash and basketball, dance studio, and more.


Need motivation to adopt healthy habits this Fall?  S‌IGN UP FOR 5280!  

5280 is a FREE wellness program that is designed to provide you support and motivation to make healthy habits a part of your daily lifestyle.  5280 runs from October 20-November 16. Register in PE 109 from October 13-17.   Each week, you will focus on enacting one healthy habit and recording your progress on a tracking log.  At the end of the week, turn in your tracking log and if you turn in all four tracking logs, you will be eligible to win a 5280 T-shirt (while supplies last)  You can also win prizes by liking and interacting on the "5280 with Campus Recreation @ Auraria" Facebook page. You could win prizes like water bottles, gift certificates and t-shirts provied by our sponsors: Comedy Works, Metro State Athletics, The Auraria Health Center and UCD Student Activities.    Reach your goals in style and sign up for 5280 today!

 See flyer for more details: 5280 Wellness Program (PDF 3,601 KB)