Fitness Center Rules and Policies

Members are required to present their valid SUNY Plattsburgh ID card each time they use the Facility. Participants must dress appropriately to maintain a sanitary environment and to protect upholstery on equipment. Members are expected to follow any direction provided by Fitness Center personnel especially relating to matters pertaining to safety.

Therefore:

  • Sneakers are required;
  • A shirt must be worn;
  • Cell phone use is not allowed in the facility;
  • Towels issued by the Fitness Center must be returned after their use;
  • Members are expected to wipe down equipment after each use with the appropriate spray cleaner;
  • Bars must be broken down and all weights returned to their proper location after use;
  • Tobacco products and food is not allowed.& Water bottles, sport drinks, and energy bars are fine if kept contained;
  • Books, bags, and other personal items are not allowed in the facility. Locker keys are issued at the front desk and lockers are available in Memorial Hall for use by Fitness Center members;
  • Members are personally responsible to return locks, towels, and weight belts, issued to them. Members will be charged for the replacement of unreturned or lost items;
  • While the Fitness Center issues locker keys to members for their personal use, the Fitness Center does not claim responsibility for lost or stolen articles in association with their issuance;
  • Misuse or falsification of identification cards will not be tolerated and violators will be prosecuted through the College judicial system

Members who do not adhere to the Fitness Center rules will have their membership terminated and will receive a refund according to the established refund policy for the Center.

A detailed list of Facility and Equipment use Rules, Policies, and Guidelines is available at the Fitness Center.

Cardiovascular (Aerobic) Exercise Equipment Reservation System:

  • You may only sign up for a specific machine for up to one half hour (You may use a different machine for another half hour directly afterward);
  • You may sign up up to two (2) days in advance for a machine or machines;
  • You may sign up in person or by calling the front desk at (518) 564-3143;
  • You have a five (5) minute grace period to use the machine you have signed up for. After that, the machine is considered available;
  • You may not sign up for two (2) half hour time slots is a row or sign up a false name after yours;
  • You may not erase someone else's name on the sign up sheet;
  • If a member is waiting to use the machine you are on, do not run over your allotted time;
  • Please make sure to clean the machine with the supplied cleaning solutions in the facility after your use;

Contact Information

Matt Salvatore, Fitness Director Fitness Center
Office: 120 Memorial Hall, Department of Sports and Wellness
Phone: (518) 564-3142
Front Desk Phone: (518) 564-3143
Fax: (518) 564-4155
Email: salvatm@plattsburgh.edu

Connie Fesette, Group Exercise Director
Office: 117 Memorial Hall, Department of Sports and Wellness
Phone: (518) 564-3161
Email: stjo5596@plattsburgh.edu

Melissa LaMere, Asst. Fitness Center Director
Office: 117 Memorial Hall, Department of Sports and Wellness
Phone: (518) 564-3132
Email: mlame001@plattsburgh.edu