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Recreation and Leisure Studies

About the Department

When you major in Recreation and Leisure Studies, you are setting yourself up for the exciting challenge of building a better quality of life, not only for your community but also for people responding to the change of time to achieve both psychological and physical growth. Our dedicated faculty help prepare you to thrive and excel in the field through a variety of class work and real life experience.

Student Spotlights

Giovanna LaPortaThe REL program felt like a family for alumna Giovanna LaPorta, one that helped her grow in terms of both skills and confidence. Read her story here.


Christine Winter

Alumna Christine Winter is bringing her degree to life as the recreation supervisor for the Town of Brighton. She credits her REL professors and hands-on learning experiences for leading her where she is today. Read her story here.


Jacob PlaceAlumnus Jacob Place spends his workdays at a 5-star island resort. Brockport fostered the innate imagination and people skills that got him there. Read his story here.


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The Recreation and Leisure Studies Program first received accreditation in 1987.

Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies

The College at Brockport
350 New Campus Dr.
Brockport, NY 14420

Phone: 585.395.2994

Fax: 585.395.5246




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Last Updated 4/1/15