Sports centre

The multi-sports field of the School of Education and Communication is intended to provide sports services to the academic community and to external users.


The Sports Complex is essentially intended for recreational and competitive sports activities that can be carried out in accordance with its physical and technical characteristics:

  • Handball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Tennis


The use of the facilities will obey to a request from the interested parties with the indication of the timetable they intend to use and eventual equipment.


  • Outdoor multi-sports field
  • Changing rooms with hot water
  • Artificial lighting if necessary
  • Material, if requested at the time of booking the space


  • Monday: 09h00 - 23h00
  • Tuesday: 09h00 - 23h00
  • Wednesday: 09h00 - 23h00
  • Thursday: 09h00 - 23h00
  • Friday: 09h00 - 23h00
  • Saturday: 09h00 - 13h00

User fees

Handball, Basketball or Football

  • Students: Free of charge
  • Teachers, non-teaching staff and UAlg alumni: 20 Euros / 60 min.
  • External users: 30 Euros / 60 min.


  • Students: Free of charge
  • Teachers, non-teaching staff and UAlg alumni: 10 Euros / 60 min. 
  • External users: 15 Euros / 60 min.

Users, if they wish, can previously manifest the extension of the timetable if there is availability, paying the respective extra fee.

Payment is made in cash, before the activity is carried out.


Booking form

The reservation request must be submitted up to 48 hours in advance. 

It is also informed that on Saturdays there is no availability for lending material. The equipment needed will be the user's own, who will use the multi-sports area.


Before filling in the online form, you should consult the regulations for the use of the outdoor pitch (see Documents box).



Regulamento de utilização do campo exterior polidesportivo

School of Education and Communication

Campus da Penha

8005-139 Faro

Telephone: +351 289 800 126 / 127