Recreation Activities

Recreation activities take place in either the Physical Education Building or the Mercy Elite Sports Center. All participants are required to provide accurate contact information to the Fitness Center Front Desk staff prior to taking part in the activity.

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Open Lap Swim & Family Open Swim

Open Lap Swim and Family Open Swim

Open Lap Swim

Spring/Summer 2022 Open Lap Swim is available:
Monday, Wednesday, & Friday: 8:00am-9:00am.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday: 12:00pm-1:00pm. 
Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-5:00pm.

Fall 2022 Open Lap Swim is available:
Monday & Friday: 8:00am-9:00am.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday: 12:00pm-1:00pm. 
Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-5:00pm.

Click here for more information regarding semester start dates for Open Swim. Scroll down to "Open Lap Swim & Family Open Swim"

  • Drop in participants and Fitness Center Members must have a pool pass to enter the pool (obtained at the FC Front Desk). Current Schoolcraft credit students and PPL students must show copy of current class schedule to lifeguard to gain entry into pool. Faculty or staff must show College I.D.

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

  • Drop-in Lap Swim fee is $5.00. Pay at the FC Front Desk.

Family Open Swim

Family Open Swim is available on Sundays from 1:00pm-4:00pm
    
  • Wristbands can be purchased from 12:30pm-3:00pm every Sunday at the Fitness Center Front Desk. 
  • $6.00 per person for everyone, regardless of status.
  • Ends July 31st and resumes September 11th. 
  • All ages welcome!
 

Racquetball/Wallyball Court Rentals

Racquetball and Wallyball

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 weekdays and 8:00am weekends.
  • All players must be 16 years or older. Those under 18 must have a parent/guardian signed waiver on file before participating.

Pickleball

Pickleball

Courts are available Monday through Friday from 8:00am-10:00am, 10:00am-12:00pm, and 12:00pm-2:00pm. Please note the following:

  • Reservation times are 2 hours long.
  • The cost to play is $8.00 per person, $7.00 for seniors (62+).
  • Call the Fitness Center Front Desk for same day reservations starting at 7:00am.
  • All players must be 18 years or older.

Pickleball returns after Labor Day!



Open Basketball

Open Basketball

Open Basketball is available during select dates and times throughout each semester.
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  • Free for Fitness Center members & Students or a $5.00 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.
  • 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

Open Volleyball is available during select dates and times throughout each semester.
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  • $5.00 drop-in fee
  • Anyone wishing to play volleyball must obtain a wristband from the Fitness Center Front Desk or Sports Center Check-in table prior to participation.
  • All players must be 16 years or older. Those under 18 must have a parent/guardian signed waiver on file before participating.

Walking Track

Walking Track

The walking track is available to use for Fitness Center members and paying guests during normal operating hours of the Fitness Center 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 the 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 and Health classes are available through the Personal & Professional Learning (PPL) department. Please click the link below for a list of available in-person and virtual class offerings under the ‘Personal Enrichment’ category.

Classes & Schedules - Personal & Processional Learning