The Sett Recreation

The scientific name for a badger's den, The Sett is the center of recreation at Union South. This three-level experience offers food, live music, dancing, bowling, billiards, rock climbing and a place to watch all of your favorite sports. Click here for upcoming events!

The lower level of The Sett is packed with exciting activities and even more TVs for viewing athletic events.

Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday: Noon - 8pm
Friday - Saturday: Noon - 10pm
Sunday: Closed
Open Memorial Day & July 4.

Fall & Spring Semester Recreation Level Hours:

Monday - Thursday: Noon - Midnight
Friday - Saturday: Noon - 2am
Sunday: Noon - 9pm
Hours are reduced during campus breaks.

Climbing Wall Hours:

Summer Hours
Monday - Saturday: Noon - 1:30pm and 5:00 - 8:00pm

Fall & Spring Hours:
Monday - Friday: Noon - 1:30pm and 5pm - 9:30pm
Saturday - Sunday: 2pm - 7pm
The climbing wall will be closed on home football game days.

Click here for The Sett Pub hours.

Upcoming Events

For a list of upcoming events in The Sett, check out the Wisconsin Union events calendar.

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Contact Sett Recreation

Campus Event Services

General Recreation Questions
Bob Wright
Recreation Services Manager

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