Find Your Healthy!

The Department of Health, Physical Education & Recreation (HPER) is committed to excellence in offering courses within the discipline of physical education and related disciplines.

The courses provide the foundation for an undergraduate major that prepares students for leadership roles in health and fitness or adventure education as well as minors or occupational endorsement certificates within the discipline.

In addition, the department offers a variety of courses for students from other fields who wish to learn new physical skills and/or develop personal wellness.


The Department of Health, Physical Education & Recreation is administered by the UAA Community & Technical College