Smith Center for Recreational Sports

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(574) 631-3068 // View on Campus Map - Access Smith Center for Recreational Sports in Duncan Student Center, 3rd floor

Summer 2021 Updates

This plan is subject to change depending on when and how the university addresses and implements updated policies and procedures.

  • RecSports will continue to suspend the towel service and use of day lockers and locker rooms, with plans to resume operations in August for the fall semester.
  • RecSports will also continue to use the Gymnasium inside the Smith Center for cycling classes and individual/dual activities (table tennis, pickleball), with the intent to review this policy for plans to resume operations in August for the fall semester.

Making & cancelling reservations on RecRegister

How to cancel reservations for utilizing RecSports facilities

Unable to make your reservation? Click here for instructions on how to cancel your spot so it opens up a spot for another participant. Reservations may be cancelled up to 60 minutes prior to your reservation time.

How to make reservations for utilizing RecSports facilities

Looking to utilize RecSports facilities this semester? Users are required to sign-up for a one hour designated time slot to utilize RecSports facilities on RecRegister. If spots are available, reservations may be made up to one minute prior to the reservation time beginning. Click here for instructions on how to reserve a spot to utilize RecSports facilities.


Link to make reservation to utilize Smith Center for Recreational Sports

Area/Facility for Reservation Link to Reserve your Time
Smith Center for Recreational Sports

Click here to make reservation up to 72 hours in advance


Smith Center for Recreational Sports Hours: Effective May 24

  Smith Center Hours
Monday – Friday 5:45 – 7:15 a.m.
7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
9:15 – 10:45 a.m.
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
1:45 – 3:15 p.m.
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
5:15 – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. 
Noon – 1:30 p.m. 
1:45 – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday CLOSED

**All breaks in open hours will be utilized to clean, disinfect, and sanitize equipment and building spaces.


What is open at Smith Center for Recreational Sports

Click here for more information regarding RecSports’ reopening plan.

What is OPEN?
What is UNAVAILABLE?
Cardio & weight area on 3rd floor
(limited capacity)
Locker Rooms
Weight equipment on 3rd & 4th floor
(limited capacity)
Towel service
Bridge unit (4th floor) Track – for walking/jogging
Gymnasium for fitness classes & table tennis

SYNRGY unit (3rd floor)

Equipment checkout – table tennis paddles & balls Activity Studios
Personal Fitness Studios  
Restrooms  
Water fountains to fill your bottles  

Smith Center for Recreational Sports Policies

Click here to learn about our policies.