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Healthy Lives, Recreational Opportunities

Discover how to help people of all ages lead active, healthy lifestyles in the only accredited recreation program in Idaho. You will gain hands-on training and experiences in swimming, river guiding, outdoor adventure, wilderness emergencies, program planning and management and much more with the campus’s excellent recreation facilities and Idaho’s mountains.

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  • Only accredited recreation program in Idaho
  • One of only three accredited in the Northwest
  • Outside Magazine ranked the program #29 in its top 40 list of universities to embrace adventure


Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: (208) 885-7921

Fax: (208) 885-5929