Recreation Activities

All recreation activities take place in either the Physical Education Building or the St. Joe's Mercy Elite Sports Center. All participants are required to provide accurate contact information to the Fitness Center front desk staff.

Open Lap Swim

Open lap swim is available Monday-Friday 12:00pm-1:00pm

Open lap swim is available Monday through Friday, 12:00pm-1:00pm. 

  • Participants must have a pool pass to enter the pool (obtained from the Fitness Center), unless current Schoolcraft credit student, PPL student, or faculty/staff.

  • Participants must be at least 18 years old (unless a current Schoolcraft credit student)

Racquetball/Wallyball Court Rentals

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Courts are available for use Monday through Thursday, 7:30am until 9:00pm (last court time begins at 7:30pm), Friday 7:30am until 6:00pm (last court time begins at 4:30pm), and Saturday & Sunday 8:30am-1:00pm (last court time begins at 11:30am). Please note the following:

  • Reservation times are 90 minutes long.
  • The cost to play is $5.00 per person (free for Fitness Center members until 3:00pm and weekends).
  • Call the Fitness Center front desk for same day reservations starting at 7:00am.

Pickleball

Pickleball reservations are available Monday-Friday

Four courts available to reserve Monday-Friday for two hour time blocks: 8:00am-10:00am, 10:00am-12:00pm and 12:00pm-2:00pm.

  • $8 per player (check-in and pay at the Schoolcraft College Fitness Center).
  • Call the Fitness Center front desk for same day reservations starting at 7:00am.
  • Paddles and balls are available for use during your rental time.

Open Basketball

Open basketball is available Monday & Thursday nights and Wednesday & Friday mornings

Open basketball is available Monday & Thursday, 7:00pm-9:30pm and Wednesday & Friday 11:30-1:00pm.

  • Free for Fitness Center members or a $5 drop-in fee for all others.
  • Anyone wishing to play basketball must obtain a wristband from the Fitness Center front desk prior to entering the gym.
  • Basketballs are available at the front desk.
  • All players must be 16 years or older. Those under 18 must have a parent/guardian signed waiver on file before participating.

Open Volleyball

Open volleyball is available Monday, Wednesday, & Friday mornings and Monday & Thursday evenings

Open volleyball is available Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday, 9:00am-11:30am & 12:00pm-2:30pm and Monday & Thursday, 6:30pm-8:30pm.

  • Free for credit students or a $5 drop-in fee for all others.
  • Anyone wishing to play volleyball must obtain a wristband from the Fitness Center front desk prior to entering the Sports Center.
  • Volleyballs are available at the front desk.
  • All players must be 16 years or older. Those under 18 must have a parent/guardian signed waiver on file before participating.

Walking Track

The walking track is available during Fitness Center open hours

The walking track is available to use for Fitness Center members and paying guests during normal operating hours of the Fitness Center on Monday-Friday. Weekend availability may vary due to large events taking place.

  • Use of the walking track is included as a benefit with a Fitness Center membership. A guest pass may be purchased for $5.00 at the Fitness Center front desk.
  • Please note the walking track is in a multi-use facility, and other activities may be taking place on or around the track at any given time. Please be aware of surrounding activities and use track at your own risk.
  • Anyone wishing to use the walking track must obtain a wristband from the Fitness Center front desk prior to entering.

Locker Rooms

For your convenience, Men's and Women's locker rooms are available with individual shower stalls with shampoo and soap, and daily-use lockers. A limited number of lockers are available for semester-long rentals. Complimentary bath towels are also available and may be checked out at the PE Equipment Room. Please inquire at the Fitness Center Font Desk for more information.

Fitness Classes

Select group fitness classes are available through the Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD) department. Please see below for a list of available in-person and virtual offerings.

https://www.schoolcraft.edu/cepd/physical-fitness