Hours of Operation

To best meet the needs of our students and campus community, Campus Recreation facilities, classes, and activities, will only be available for currently registered students, faculty, and staff.  OLLI, Alumni, Spouses/Dependents, and Affiliate members, as well as Guests, can find more information by visiting COVID-19 Modifications. Remember, appointments are required for all classes, programs, and facility use through our scheduling app!


Summer Hours of Operation (June 1st – August 1st)

Campus Recreation will continue with modified hours and restricted access during the month of May.  We will be closed on the weekends throughout the month of May and we will close at 1 PM on Friday, May 28th and will reopen on Tuesday, June 1st.  Access will continue to be limited to current students, faculty, and staff, and appointments will be required for use of all programs, including the Fitness Center.  Face Coverings are required while working out or in any of our facilities, except while swimming.  See below for details.

Student Recreation Center (SRC)*

Monday – Friday; 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Justice Pool M/W/F 12 Noon – 1 PM

The pool will be closed on Friday, July 23rd. 

*Services will be limited to the pool by appointment only through our scheduling App

Sherrill Fitness Center Information & Service Desk*

Monday – Friday; 10 AM – 1 PM and 4 PM – 7 PM
Saturday – Sunday; 10 AM – 1:30 PM
*Services will be limited to the Fitness Center by appointment only through our scheduling App

Holidays/Early Closures

May Weekends:  Closed All Weekends in May

Memorial Weekend:  Friday, May 28th – Early Closure (1 PM) – Monday, May 31st 

July 4th Weekend:  Friday, July 2nd – Early Closure (1 PM) – Monday, July 5th                                                                                         


Remember: appointments are required for all activities and programs, including all outside programs. You must be a current student, faculty, or staff member and follow these instructions to reserve your space for all programs.

Appointments are required

Appointments are required for use of all Campus Recreation programs, facilities, and services, so make sure to sign-up for an appointment.  Detailed information on how to sign up and use the app or web-based appointment system is available here.


Outdoor Track and Intramural Fields

The Karl Straus Track will have limited access from 6 a.m. until 10 a.m. each morning for both UNC Asheville and the broader Asheville community.  After 10 a.m., the track will be closed to the public.  UNC Asheville Outdoor fields are not available for public use at any time.  This public schedule will allow the university to move its campus recreation and some intercollegiate athletic operations outdoors throughout the day.

UNC Asheville appreciates the community’s understanding and cooperation during this time.


Face Coverings and Exercise

Face coverings are required at all times in the facility, including during exercise. Please review Tips for Proper Wearing of Face Coverings if you have concerns before joining any campus recreation program or class.


Disc Golf Course

  • Dusk to Dawn