Recreation and Fitness Center

Student Recreation and Fitness Center

Lewis University has long recognized that a quality education includes both classroom and co-curricular opportunities. The University has endorsed the concept of a healthy mind in a healthy body through the funding of the Student Recreation and Fitness Center.

Here, fitness, wellness, intramural, and recreational programs and activities are provided for the students, faculty/staff, alumni, spouses, and children, as well as other Lewis University community members. This provides a unique environment for students to interact with other members of the larger University community.

The Student Recreation and Fitness Center provides a wealth of opportunity for your personal development. Membership to our premier facility opens the door to a variety of fitness, recreational and sporting opportunities for your participation. Clean facilities, convenient hours and a friendly courteous staff help make for a wonderful place to recreate.

Jill Siegfried
Director of Student Recreation, Fitness & Wellness


Student Recreation and Fitness Center


Student Recreation and Fitness Center

Amenities at the Lewis University Student Recreation and Fitness Center provide members with convenience.

  • Towel and lock service
  • Video lending service
  • Basketball, volleyball, tennis racquet, football, soccer ball, softball equipment program
  • Court reservation up to 48 hours in advance
  • Special events/wellness programs


Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday 
Fitness Center: 8am-8pm
Pool: 8am-11am
Powerhouse: 2pm-6pm

Fitness Center: 8am-5pm
Pool: 8am-11am
Powerhouse: 2pm-5pm

Fitness Center: Noon-4pm
Pool: Noon-4pm
Powerhouse: CLOSED

Fitness Center: CLOSED
Powerhouse: CLOSED

Note: Hours begin Saturday, May 11, 2019 through Friday, August 23, 2019.


  • May 18-19
  • Memorial Day (May 27)
  • July 4

*Due to summer rentals there will be times when the field house is unavailable for patron use due to a rental. We apologize for any inconvenience during those times and appreciate your cooperation in not using the designated area of the building during those times.

Group Fitness Summer Schedule
- Water Aerobics: 9am
- Ab Lab: 12:30pm
- Zumba: 5:15pm

- Cardio & Upper Body Sculpt: 5:15pm

- Water Aerobics: 9am
- Spin: 12:30pm
- Pilates: 5:15pm

- Pilates: 12:30pm
- Zumba Sculpt: 5:15pm

Facility Services

Student Recreation and Fitness Center

Lost and Found
Contact the Recreation Center Entrance Customer Service Desk regarding lost items. The manager on duty will contact you if the item is located. The Lewis University Student Recreation and Fitness Center is not responsible for items lost or stolen.

Guest Privileges
Members/students are allowed to bring a guest to the Student Recreation and Fitness Center for a nominal fee each visit. All guests are required to check in with a member and present the appropriate fee to the recreation center entrance customer service representative. Frequent guests can obtain a five-use pass at a reduced fee.

Membership Privileges
Your basic membership entitles you to the following:

  • Facility orientation
  • Basic lock and towel service
  • Fitness/Wellness lending library
  • Equipment checkout
  • Group exercise programs
  • Pool use
  • Fieldhouse use
  • Fitness Center/Free Weight area use

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