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Student Fitness Center

The Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall will provide a wealth of opportunities for the Illinois State University community for years to come. This state-of-the-art 170,000 square foot facility serves as the home for Campus Recreation, Health Promotion and Wellness, and the School of Kinesiology and Recreation. Tours of the facility are available.  Visit the Bob and Julie Dobski Welcome Center in the main lobby for more information.

This section highlights important facility information including hours, virtual tours, parking information, and history. Whether you are enjoying a workout in this expansive facility, learning in a state-of-the-art classroom, or taking advantage of everything else the complex offers, you'll soon see how the Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall contributes to the overall campus experience and the continued excellence of Illinois State University.

For information about programming sponsored in the Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall by our facility partners, visit the appropriate department website for Health Promotion and Wellness or the School of Kinesiology and Recreation.

Building Hours

Spring Semester Hours (closing at 6 p.m. on April 29 for a department event)

Building Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 5:30 a.m. - midnight
  • Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon - 8 p.m.

Pool Hours

(Note: Evening open swim hours on March 15, and April 5 will be reduced to 6-9 p.m. to accommodate fitness programming.  Additionally, evening open swim hours will be reduced to 4-7:30 p.m. on February 11 and March 22 due to SUP Workshops. Early afternoon swim times will be reduced to Noon-2 p.m. on April 25-29.)

  • Monday - Thursday: 5:30 – 8 a.m., 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., and 4 – 9 p.m.
  • Friday: 5:30 – 8 a.m., 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., and 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Health Promotion and Wellness will host Family Swims on these dates/times.

Climbing Wall and Bouldering Cave Hours

*Belays are available during any open hours as staffing allows.

  • Monday – Thursday: 4 – 9 p.m. Open Climbing/Bouldering
  • Friday: 3 – 5 p.m. Open Climbing/Bouldering
  • Sunday: 4 – 7 p.m. Open Climbing/Bouldering

Adventure Connection Hours (closing at 5:45 p.m. on April 29 for a department event) 

*Regular hours begin 2/29/16 or by appointment at 309.438.8417.

  • Monday: 3 - 6 p.m.
  • Friday: 3 - 6 p.m.

Open Recreation Hours (Court C)

  • Monday – 5-8pm Open Indoor Soccer
  • Tuesday – CLOSED
  • Wednesday – 5-8pm Open Floor Hockey
  • Thursday – 7-11pm Open Volleyball (Court B)
  • Friday – 5-8pm  Open Badminton & Table Tennis 
  • Saturdays – 3-6pm Open Badminton & Table Tennis
  • Sundays – 5-8pm Open Volleyball

 

Finals Week Reduced Hours (May 5-6)

Building Hours

  • Thursday, May 5 - Friday, May 6: 5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Pool Hours

  • Thursday, May 5: 5:30 – 8 a.m., 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., and 4 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, May 6: 5:30 – 8 a.m., 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., and 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.

 

Summer Hours (starting May 7; closed May 30 and July 4)

Building Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday - Sunday: noon - 3 p.m.

Pool Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 5:30 - 9 a.m. and 3 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday - Sunday: noon - 2:30 p.m.

Adventure Connection Hours (closed May 30 & July 4, but open the following days; also closed August 19) 

*or by appointment at 309.438.8417.

  • Monday: 3 - 6 p.m.
  • Friday: 3 - 6 p.m.

Virtual Tour

You can also download a printable pdf.

Parking

Like most campus buildings, the best way to access the new Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall is as a pedestrian.  However, there is limited street parking available as well as in the South University Street Parking Garage.  Both options are fee based.

The main entrance for the programming side of the facility is on the south side just off the large green space. The main entrance for the academic areas is just off the Quad.

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