From the RST Department Head

  • photo of Dr. Laurence Chalip“Welcome to the Online RST Master’s Program! The Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism at the University of Illinois is one of the oldest and most prestigious departments of its kind. The department’s integrated approach to recreation, sport and tourism addresses the multifaceted and symbiotic nature of the industry. It is why the University of Illinois program is recognized as a leader in the field. We wish you much success in our program and in the future.”

    - Dr. Laurence Chalip, PhD
    Brightvill/Sapora Professor Department Head
  • RST Department Website