Members of Governors State University's Athletic and Recreation Center have access to all of our facilities. Use the fitness room's free weights, exercise machines and cardiovascular equipment, the Olympic-style lap pool, the gymnasium with its full-sized basketball court, a racquetball court and locker rooms with showers.


   Fitness Room  


  •     Treadmills
  •     Exercise bikes
  •     Ellipticals 
  •     Circuit training equipment
  •     Free weights

Gymnasium (Now Open)  

  •     Basketball
  •     Fitness walking/running

 Racquetball Court

  •   Free Weights

 Swimming Pool  

  •     Lap swimming

Student Game Lounge 

    Billiards, table tennis and e-sports have come to GSU. Tables are located in the A-Wing North Study Hall. Balls, cues and paddles can be checked out at the Athletic and Recreation Center service counter (A1105). A valid GSU student or employee ID card is required to check out equipment.

     Game Lounge Amenities

    •     Television
    •     Xbox 360
    •     Pool Tables
    •     Table Tennis
    •     Seating Area
    •     Game Lounge

    Hours of Operation 

    Monday through Friday: 6 am to 9 pm

    Saturday: Closed During Summer Term

    Sunday: Closed During Summer Term