Swinney Recreation Center


Intramurals star1 FAQ

Who can play intramural sports?

Only UMKC students who have paid their fees are eligible. MCCKC students dually enrolled at UMKC are also eligible to participate (some limitations apply; please contact Swinney Recreation Center to confirm eligibility). Intramurals is subsidized by student fees and is offered as a low cost option to encourage participation.

When is intramural registration?

Please see each sport's respective web page for information regarding important registration and competition dates.

Which intramural leagues are offered?

Each league will have a regular season followed by a post season to determine a champion.

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

What one-day sports options are offered?

We do offer single-day tournaments in specific sports for those unable to commit to league play. Please visit our Fall and Spring Tournaments pages for more information.

  • Handball
  • Badminton
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Tennis
  • Racquetball

When are games played?

Individual sports competition times will vary among the various sports. However, most games are held on weekday evenings (Monday - Thursday) from 6p – 10p, Saturdays from 9a – 6p and Sundays from 12p – 6p.

How do I form a team?

Teams can be formed by getting friends, residence hall neighbors and classmates together. If you would like to participate but you are not on a team, call the Campus Recreation office at 816-235-2719.

Can I play on more than one team per sport?

No, participation is limited to one player per team, per sport. Individuals found playing on more than one team are subject to immediate suspension along with the respective teams on which they compete. You may, however, play on a single gender team and a co-ed team in the same sport at the same time.

Can I add players to my roster during the season?

Yes, teams may add individual players to the roster up to the second game of the regular season. Players must display their UMKC OneCard upon addition to the roster. Players must compete in at least one regular season game in order to be eligible for post-season tournaments.

Can I reschedule games once the schedule has been posted?

No. Once the schedule has been posted there are no changes. If your team is unable to make a game, please email the Campus Recreation and Intramurals office immediately. If we are able to fill your slot with another team, you will not be assessed the forfeiture fee.

What happens if my team is a no-show and forfeits?

If your team forfeits a game, your team will not be eligible to advance to the post-season tournament.

Have a question not listed above?

Please contact Campus Recreation & Intramurals at 816-235-2719 or email us.


Fitness Facts

~ In January, 2011, Swinney Recreation Center's Facebook page hit its 500th member.

As of January, 2014, we now have nearly 1,100 members!

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