Jerabeck Activity and Athletic Center

The Jerabeck Activity and Athletic Center (JAAC) is the focal point for the University of St. Thomas intercollegiate athletics, campus recreation, and physical fitness activities. It houses the Department of Athletics, the Department of Recreational Sports and the Department of Health Promotion & Wellness.

The JAAC gym has bleacher–seating capacity for more than 800 spectators, one racquetball court, men’s and women’s locker rooms, a free weight and machine weight room, a cardio room, and a multi-fitness room for fitness classes and the UST dance program. The outdoor facilities at the JAAC include a swimming pool, sand volleyball court and turf field.

The University encourages its entire community of students, faculty, and staff to utilize the JAAC and the amenities it has to offer.

Sport Clubs

The Assistant Director of Recreational Sports is the Advisor for the Club Sports Association.

Questions about club sports, intramurals and rec. trips can be emailed to the Club Sports Association at

The Following is the current list of recognized sports clubs:

  • Badminton
  • Hitting Club (Baseball)
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Dance
  • Dodgeball
  • Fencing
  • Running
  • Soccer
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis