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Fitness Center News & Events


All COVID-19 related protocols and guidelines as outlined by the New York State Department of Health, Clinton County Health Department and SUNY Plattsburgh Safety Committee remain in effect for the summer session. This includes limiting capacity, social distancing, wearing a mask while exercising and sanitizing equipment after use.

Additionally, all participants will be required to pool test weekly and complete their daily health screening form upon entrance.

Sign up at the front desk or call ext. 3143 for orientation, personal training, fitness assessment and equipment reservation.

Summer 2021 Guidance


  • Summer 2021 operation starts June 1. 
  • Hours of operation will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays only and run through August 1. 
  • There will be no charge or summer membership fee. 
  • Eligibility continues to be limited to primary members of the campus community and all spring COVID-related guidance and protocols continue over the summer. 
  • No group exercise classes are scheduled at this time. 
  • Showers and lockers remain off-line.  

Remote Exercise Classes

Remotely, group exercise classes are being offered by our group exercise director via our Instagram site (@plattsfitness).  

We will release scheduled activities as we continue to address programming need and ability to provide services.

Facility Updates

The Hood Hall Fitness Center is no longer operational. The contents of the group activity room in Memorial Hall have been transferred to the former dining space in Algonquin Hall. Spinning and cardio kickboxing will now be offered at this location. The climbing wall operation is suspended for the time being.  

Check back for updates and do your best to stay active and healthy!

Rec Fee Structure

SUNY approved a new mandatory Rec (recreation) Fee for eligible students to start 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.

View description of mandatory fees

Register Online

Faculty and staff may register for membership online. See “Sign up for Membership” for details. Faculty and staff can register for membership through MyPlattsburgh.

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 certified trainers and group exercise instructors are here to help you get the most out of your fitness experience.

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