Women's Only

Sports & Recreation strives to provide safe and inclusive spaces for all of its members by offering Women's Only programming and spaces for female-identifying members. In collaboration with the Western EDI office, the following wording was developed to help regulate the spaces:

Sports and Recreation asks that individuals trust the people using these spaces, and respect everyone's right to choose to participate in programming that is appropriate for them. 

Women's Only STUDIO TIME: 

Sports & Recreation offers Women's Only studio times. Availability may vary, but hours can be found on the Western Rec App under the 'Women's Only' icon. This space offers: studio bars, dumbells, stability balls, steps, and mats. Currently, hours available for fall 2023 include:

Fall Women's only
Fall Women's Only Studio 2
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:00am-2:45pm 8:00am-2:45pm 8:15am-4:45pm 8:00am-4:45pm 9:15am-5:45pm 8:00am-3:15pm 10:00am-7:30pm
4:45pm-11:00pm 5:45pm-11:00pm 6:15pm-7:45pm 9:15pm-11:00pm 9:15pm-11:00pm    

Please note: Male staff may come to the door of the studio for statistical purposes and may need to enter the space in the case of an emergency.


In addition, Sports & Recreation offers Women's Only Intramural Leagues across several sports. Details around Intramural programming can be found at https://www.uwo.ca/campusrec/intramurals/index.html


Sports & Recreation offeres Women's Only Swim times. Availability may vary. Hours can be found at Hours - Sport and Recreation Services - Western University (uwo.ca) Current available time(s): Sunday 5:00PM-6:00PM. 

Within Sports & Recreation, we continue to collaborate and listen to the voice of the Western community to better support equity-deserving groups in their pursuit of safe and inclusive Recreation programs.