Call 910.521.6544 for Hawks Nest Information 


BOWLING RESERVATION REQUEST      Student Bowling Request

Students must reserve, in advance, an individual bowling session. Bowlers may utilize house equipment, rental items or may choose to utilize personal bowling equipment with a purchased bowling session.

  • Submit your Bowling request here or contact the Hawks Nest Manager at 910.521.6544.
     Bowling Rates:

    • Student  Bowler rate: $1.50 per lane per game (plus $1.00 shoe rental)

The Hawks Nest recreation center is currently closed for billiard activities, in accordance with social distancing guidelines and State and Institution regulations. 

The Hawks Nest will not honor Group Reservation requests during this time. 
RECREATION CENTER RATES FOR GROUPS    Recreation Center Reservation Group Request

A group (at least 10+) may reserve the Hawks Nest Recreation Center for an exclusive or non-exclusive reservation. Non-Exclusive Reservation: 75% of the Recreation Center games, activities and services - Up to 6 Bowling lanes, 4 Billiard tables, 1 Ping Pong, 1 Foosball & 2 Video Gaming consoles.  Catering Request: A group may also request and schedule catering services through Sodexo catering at (910) 775-4194 or PRIOR to the group’s reservation.

  • Submit your Recreation Center reservation request here or contact the Hawks Nest Manager at 910.521.6609.

  • HN Recreation Center Non-Exclusive Rates: 
    • UNCP Clubs/Organizations: $75 per hour (includes shoe rental)
    • UNCP Departments: $100 per hour (includes shoe rental)
    • Non-Profit/Civic Groups (Church, School, etc): $125 per hour (includes shoe rental)
    • Non-affiliated Organizations/Community Groups: $150 per hour (includes shoe rental)

Exclusive Reservation: Private use of ALL Recreation Center games, activities and services: Bowling Center, Billiards, Ping Pong, Foosball & the Gaming area.

  • Contact the Hawks Nest Manager at 910.521.6609 to inquire about an exclusive reservation and the facility rate for private use. Reservations are subject to recreation center availability. Exclusive reservations must not conflict with scheduled UNCP classes, UNCP affiliated clubs and organizations, institution events and programs.  
The Hawks Nest will not honor Group Reservation requests during this time.
BOWLING LANE RESERVATION FOR SMALL GROUPS**     Bowling Lane Reservation Small Group Request

The bowling lanes are located inside the Hawks Nest.  The Hawks Nest bowling lanes feature synthetic lanes, automatic scorers, bumpers, and black-light bowling! Intramural bowling and bowling classes have priority in using the bowling lanes.  Campus recognized bowling and student organizations can reserve, in advance, individual bowling lanes or the entire bowling center. Lanes are available to residence halls, departments, youth camps, public schools, community support groups, etc.

  •  Bowling Center Reservation Rates:

    • Bowling Student Group/Org Rate: $10 per lane per hour (plus $1.00 shoe rental)
    • Bowling Non-Student Rate: $20 per lane per hour (plus $2.25 shoe rental)
    • Birthday Bowling: $20 per lane (includes shoe rental) - 2 lane minimum  
      • 2 games or 1 1/2 hours of bowling and 30 minutes for party refreshments

**Must have 8 or more people for group bowling reservations**