Foy Fitness & Recreation Center
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Foy Fitness & Recreation Center

Home of University Recreation

University Recreation provides the APSU community opportunities to participate in quality recreational and wellness programs at the Foy Fitness & Recreation Center.

This 78,000-square-foot structure features:


To access University Recreation facilities and services via biometric turnstyles, a valid APSU Govs I.D. card may be presented.

Spring/Fall Semester Operating Schedule

Location Days Hours*
Foy Fitness & Recreation Center Monday-Thursday 6 a.m.-10 p.m.
  Friday 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
  Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  Sunday Noon-10 p.m.
Indoor Climbing Wall Monday-Thursday 2-7 p.m.
  Friday 2-6 p.m.
Foy Center Pool (seasonal operation only) Monday-Friday Noon-7 p.m

Summer Schedule

Location Days Hours*
Foy Fitness & Recreation Center Monday-Thursday 7 a.m.-8 p.m.
  Friday 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
  Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  Sunday Noon-6 p.m.
Indoor Climbing Wall Monday-Friday 3-6 p.m.
Foy Center Pool (seasonal operation only) Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
  Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

*Hours subject to change.

Fitness Services

Group Fitness

Have fun getting fit in groups with our wide variety of group exercise classes, including strength and cardio formats, dance, cycling, mind-body and classes that combine activities. We also offer various programming from Aerial Fitness to Boot Camp and Personal Training. Check out the full group fitness schedule and instructor profiles at


Beat the heat at the Foy Center pool. Whether you want to swim or just lay out, the pool is the place to be. The pool ranges in depth from 3’6” to 6 feet and has four 25-yard lap lanes. The water is kept at a comfortable temperature averaging 82 degrees. Lounge chairs and tables with umbrellas are available, as well as locker rooms with showers.

Activities include special evening events such as pool parties and dive-in movies. Basketball hoops and other outdoor games are also available. We even offer swimming lessons, water aerobics and group fitness classes. Certified lifeguards are on duty whenever the pool is open.

All ages are welcome to use the pool, but anyone younger than 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. URec patrons are allowed to bring up to two guests per day at the cost of $2 per person and must remain with their guests.

Adventure Recreation

Join us as we travel to new places and try exciting activities. We’ve gone white water rafting on the Ocoee, canoeing, hiking at Land Between the Lakes and backpacking in the Smoky Mountains. Check our website for upcoming adventures at

The climbing wall offers belay training regularly and hosts competitions once each semester. We set new routes often too, so come climb!


Intramurals features competitive and non-competitive activities such as men’s, women’s, Greek, Resident Halls and co-recfor the following sports:

To register or to see our sports offerings, please visit Click on IMleagues and login using your APSU credentials.

For more information, including event schedules, visit

Wellness Classes

Wellness seminars are designed to engage participants in learning the various components of fitness and wellness. Professionals will guide you through how-to courses that range from managing time and stress to planning nutritious meals and more. These classes are free of charge with a valid APSU I.D.

For workshop schedule, visit

Sports Clubs

Specialized student organizations established to promote a shared interest are assisted at University Recreation. Sports clubs offer opportunities for competition, instruction and participation in a variety of activities, including basketball, soccer, fishing and volleyball. Don’t see one you like? Let us help you start one.

Junior Govs Summer Camp

This recreational day camp is a comprehensive program that promotes healthy lifestyles among children ages 5-14. Each day is designed to keep participants active and engaged with sports activities, games, arts and crafts, swimming and more.


Visit our website for more information. Follow University Recreation on Facebook at and on Twitter @apsu_urec.