Memorial Hall Recreation Office

Memorial Hall is located in the center of campus on Rugar Street and houses the Department of Sports & Wellness administrative office, faculty/coaches offices and the Fitness & Wellness Leadership major and minors in Athletic Coaching and Personal Training. The building houses a gymnasium, three racquetball courts, a six lane swimming pool, three classrooms, locker rooms and a general activity room. The Fitness Center, a membership club, is located on the lower level of Memorial Hall. It consists of 5,000 square foot area housing cardiovascular equipment, resistive weight equipment and a free weight area; A separate, 1,800 square foot facility is dedicated to aerobic class offerings; A 2,700 square foot activity room is home to Fitness Center Spinning, Boot Camp, CORE and cardio-kickboxing classes and a climbing wall. The activity room is also used by performing student groups as a practice area and the martial arts sports club.

Equipment Issue, Intramurals and Racquetball Court Reservations

The recreation office is located on the top floor (320) of Memorial Hall. Building supervisors, equipment issue attendants and the intramural coordinator work out of this office. The office is open when school is in session and limited hours during the summer.  The recreation office is closed when school is not in session.  Current Plattsburgh ID card is required to use gym for recreation and to check out equipment. 

Equipment must be returned same day as issued unless prior arrangements have been made with Recreational Sports Coordinator. Equipment available for checkout includes:

  • Racquetball racquets and balls
  • Basketballs, volleyballs, soccer balls, footballs
  • Softball bats and balls
  • Tug of War ropes

Racquetball court reservations and equipment may be checked out with a Plattsburgh State ID card during the following hours.

Fall and Spring Semester Schedule

Rec Office, Equipment Issue and Racquetball Court Reservations

  • Monday - Thursday: 3pm - 11:30pm
  • Friday: 3pm - 10pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: 12pm - 10pm

Recreation Office is closed over college breaks.     Contact: Phone: (518) 564-4159

The Intramural Office Hours:        Monday - Friday 3:30-4:30  pm.
Contact: Phone: (518) 564-4149

Summer Schedule
Note: Memorial Hall closed on weekends for recreation


  • No recreation hours. The recreation office/equipment issue room is closed the two weeks after graduation each year.

First Session

  • Monday - Thursday  4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 4:00  - 7:00 p.m.

Second Session

  • Monday - Thursday: 4:00  - 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 4:00  - 7:00 p.m.



Contact Information

Karen Waterbury, Recreational Sports Associate Director
312 Memorial Hall
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh NY 12901

Phone: (518) 564-4150
Fax: (518) 564-4155