A place for fun


Welcome to the Illini Union Rec Room—your ultimate destination for relaxation, fun, and a good time! Whether you're a student looking for a break, a parent seeking family-friendly entertainment, or an alum reminiscing about the good old days, we've got something for everyone. The Rec Room is not just a space; it's an experience.

Students bowling at the Illini Union Rec Room


Hit the 14 bowling lanes! Check out rates, leagues, and specials.


Pool balls laid out to spell INI


Show off your skills as a pool shark! Check out rates, leagues, and specials.


students playing air hockey in the Illini Union Rec Room

Reservations/Group Rates

Host your event, group outing, office party, or birthday party at the Rec Room.


Bowling Leagues

The Rec Room has two leagues that you can join, along with intramural options.

Pool School

A great class for beginners, or anyone who just wants to improve their skills! Please contact the Rec Room for details. Meets on Monday nights for 10 weeks; Pool School Plus meets Monday and Wednesday nights for 10 weeks.

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