View of weight room from running track

View of the entrance

View of Exercise mats

Modifications to the Student Recreation Center to protect our guests from Covid-19.

Day of Week Hours
Monday through Thursday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm

11:00 am - 7:00 pm


1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

These hours begin Monday, January 11

To insure compliance with Commonwealth of Kentucky and Center for Disease Control regulations, the following will be in effect for the re-opening of the SRC and will remain in use until further notice. We thank you in advance for your cooperation with each of these as we work to make our re-opening as safe as possible. 

All staff will wear face masks. 

Face masks are required for entry and must be worn at all times including while working out.  

Most activities utilizing balls are prohibited including basketball, racquetball, squash, soccer, and cricket. Indoor golf is available with a maximum occupancy of two people in the simulator room.

We will be utilizing a new touch-less check in procedure. You will stop, show your ID and verbally give the staff person your number. They will enter your ID and confirm you ability to enter. There are physical distancing waiting indicators on the floor to indicate your position if there is a line to enter the SRC. 

We will be utilizing a touch-less equipment check out as well. You will verbally give us your ID number and then pick the equipment off the counter. All equipment will have been sanitized before being placed available for checkout and will be sanitized again immediately upon being returned. 

Per state regulations, our occupancy will be limited to 33% of the operational areas of the facility. There may be occasions where you must wait for someone to exit the facility to be granted access. 

Equipment has been re-located to insure required physical distancing wherever possible. Alternating pieces of cardio equipment have been shuttered to insure physical distancing for those pieces of equipment. 

A traffic flow for the first floor weight room has been marked on the floor. There will be one way in and one way out to reduce people passing each other and maintain better physical distancing.

Different stairwells have been designated as exclusively up or down stairwells.  

Water fountains have been closed. Touch-less water bottle filling stations are open. Users are encouraged to bring a water bottle with them. 

Users are encouraged to bring their own personal mats, bands or other exercise equipment. We will have those available for those who do not have them and will sanitize them after every use. 

Sharing of equipment such as weight benches etc. is prohibited. 

Weight room staff are prohibited from providing spots for lifters.

Furniture from the lobby area has been removed. 

Group fitness studios will be closed for individual use. Group fitness classes will be offered and will be held in a combination of the studios and the MAC Court. 

A number of lockers in both locker rooms have been closed to insure recommended physical distancing is observed in those areas. 

Equipment and touch points are being cleaned with a CDC approved cleaning agent effective against the covid 19 virus. 

There will be spray bottles of this cleaning agent at multiple spots in all areas. We will have staff continually cleaning touch points but ask users to assist us by spraying and wiping equipment after your use. 

There will be multiple hand sanitizer dispensers throughout the facility. 

T-shirts with sleeves are recommended for all activities.Closed toe'd shoes are required for weight and cardio areas. 

Showers will be open. Users are encouraged to bring their own towels but there will be towels available for check out. All towels are laundered with a CDC approved detergent. 





The 128,000 square foot Student Recreation Center (SRC) opened October 28, 2013.  Featured in the center are multiple group fitness studios, 6 basketball courts, a gaming area, 14,000 square feet of strength training areas, a sport club studio, indoor MAC court, golf simulator, racquetball courts, squash court and more! Come check it out!

Online Racquetball and Squash Reservations are now active! Please Note, due to Covid-19 regulations, racquetball and squash activities are suspended until further notice.  You can go to and set up your account. After you set up your account, you can reserve racquetball and squash courts as well as the golf simulator from anywhere you have access to the web!

Requesting Space

NEW!  You can now submit a Facility Request Form online by clicking here and filling out the form completely. A staff member will contact you to discuss reservation of the facility.


The Student Recreation Center is located at 2030 South 4th Street, or call 502-852-7850.

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Student Recreation Center

2030 South Fourth Street

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky 40208

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


SRC Tel (502) 852-6707

HSC Tel (502) 852-3115

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