Acker Park - 6600 Delmar | 3.5 acre park with playground.
Eastgate Park - Vernon and Eastgate | 0.93 acre park with playground and basketball courts.
Flynn Park | This 6.61 acre park includes 5 tennis courts and playground.
Fogerty Park - North 82nd Blvd | This large neighborhood park is ideal for all day outings. Picnic area has weatherproof shelter with restrooms. Other facilities of this 11.80 acre park consists of a full size baseball diamond, children's playground, half mile jogging trail and two tennis courts.
Greensfelder Park - 8333 Fullerton | 6.75 acres with a ball diamond and playground.
Heman Park | This is University City's largest park encompassing 85.26 acres and serving the entire community. Outdoor facilities include restroom facilities, several picnic areas, two large baseball diamonds, 6 softball diamonds, 2 regulation baseball diamonds, 4 little league baseball diamonds, paved basketball courts, horseshoe courts, 8 tennis courts, 3 soccer fields, 2 football fields, a 1-1/2 mile jogging course and a large playground. Six of the tennis courts are lighted for night use. Also located in Heman Park are the large outdoor pool, soccer facility, Community Center and park maintenance garage.
The Heman Park Community Center - 975 Pennsylvania | A multi-purpose facility available for rent. The facility includes two meeting halls that can be converted to one large room. It is equipped with two kitchens.
The Heman Park Recreation Facility - 7210 Olive Street Road | The facility includes a large turf area, which can be rented for playing soccer, an indoor 1/10 mile track 2 - half basketball courts, game room with ping-pong, pool and foozball tables, fitness room with two treadmills, stair stepper, upright exercise bike, two recumbent exercise bikes, three EFX machines, an "AB" machine, a Butt Buster machine, a variety of free hand weights and 12-station weight machine Heman Pool accommodates the summer playground and teen activities programs, swimming classes, the summer DARE program, Water Aerobic classes and practice sessions for the University City Swim Club and a Lap Swim Program.
Kaufman Park - Mulberry and Blackberry | This 7.77 acre park offers four tennis courts, a tennis practice area, a playground and separate tot lot for small children and a natural wooded area suitable for nature study.
Kingsland Park - Kingsland at Chamberlain | This park is 0.84 acres and includes a children's tot lot.
Lewis Park - Delmar at Yale | Four acres featuring a decorative pond with fountain and playground.
Janet Majerus Park - Raymond and Partridge Aves | Five acres featuring a decorative pond with fountain, 1/3 mile jogging trail, fitness stations and children's playground.
Metcalfe Park - Kingsland Avenue | Two ball fields and playground on 5.6 acres.
Millar Park | A larger neighborhood park with 12.19 acres offering a playground area, picnic shelter with restrooms, two baseball diamonds, football field and ½ mile jogging trail with fitness stations.
Mooney Park - Jackson Avenue | 5.2 acres with playground and basketball courts.
Northmoor Park - Big Bend, South of Forsyth | Undeveloped 1.6 acre green space.
Rabe Park - Midland at Canton | Two-acre park with a children's playground.
Ruth Park Woods | A 26-acre wooded tract with interpretive nature trails developed in cooperation with Missouri Department of Conservation and volunteers.
Ruth Park Golf Course - 8211 Groby Road | The nine-hole Ruth Park Golf Course serves the University City golfing public and is open to non-residents as well. Since 1931, it has had the reputation of being a challenging, well-maintained and popular course.