The mission of the fitness center is to implement, provide and facilitate quality fitness-related activities that assist in fostering an outstanding educational experience by enhancing the physical and mental well-being of its participants.
Individual Attention & Programs
The Fitness Center is a component of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation. It is managed by a full-time director, while the group exercise program is coordinated by a half-time group exercise specialist. The Fitness Center staff is comprised of student trainers, supervisors, aerobics, spinning, Zumba, yoga and cardio-kickboxing instructors. They provide individual and group instruction and are available to develop and implement safe and effective personalized programs for members of the campus community.
News & Events
Finals Week & Winter Break Schedule
- Finals Week — Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, Dec. 16: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Winter Break (starting Jan. 9) — Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m.
- Spring session starts Jan. 30.
The Fitness Center continues to operate in temporary space to offer fitness activities during phase II of building construction. Located in Memorial Hall on the first floor, in rooms 108 (cardio) and 110 (resistance).
Group Exercise Classes
View Group Class Schedules page.
The Hood Hall fitness center is off-line. All group activity classes are being offered in Algonquin Hall. The climbing wall program is off-line due to construction.
Check back for updates and do your best to stay active and healthy!
Rec Fee Structure
SUNY approved a mandatory Rec (recreation) Fee for eligible students that started Fall 2019. The fee is $85 per semester ($170 academic year) and will appear on the SUNY Plattsburgh tuition bill. Faculty/staff and alumni rates remain unchanged.
Requests for an exemption from this fee must meet certain criteria.
Details on all of our programming is available. Call 518-564-3143 or 518-564-3142 for more information or review our website. Our staff of instructors are here to help you get the most out of your fitness experience.