Tepper Fitness Center

Hours of Operation

December 6th-10th

9:00 am-7:00 pm 

December 11th-January 17th CLOSED

Spring Semester hours:   Starting January 18th-May 8th 2022

Monday-Friday:   9:00 am -9:00 pm 

New Information regarding mask wearing and social distancing-beginning August 15th

Face coverings are required in all indoor facilities until further notice 

Fully vaccinated individuals are not required to social distance in any of our athletics facilities.

Capacity for all indoor athletic facilities will be 50 until further notice 

Face coverings are required in locker room facilities 

Welcome to the Facilty - Watch our Video

With the opening of the David A. Tepper Quadrangle, the Carnegie Mellon University campus community has another place to maximize its fitness goals. On the first floor of the Tepper Quad, a 7,200 square foot fitness center is available for all students, staff, and faculty.

Opened in July 2018, the new area includes 11 treadmills looking out floor-to-ceiling windows on the west side of the building. There are 13 ellipticals, two spin bikes, two recumbent bikes, three upright bikes, two rowing machines, a stair climber, selectorized equipment, an exercise studio, a set of free weights with benches, and men's and women's locker rooms. Towel service can be purchased at the Tepper fitness center, along with locks and Fitbucks. There are lockers available for daily use.

There will be programming in the studio and use of the terrace for stretching, small group classes and other fitness activities.

Exercise Class Schedules in Cohon and Tepper Fitness Centers - pdf

Summer Hours


Tepper Fitness Center

Monday through Friday


FALL 2021


Tepper Fitness Center

Monday through Friday




Spring Break Facility Hours - pdf

Please Note: Athletic facility hours are subject to change at any time. For the most updated information, please call the Tepper Fitness Desk (412) 268-1996.

Important Policies

  • A valid Carnegie Mellon ID is required to use the fitness center in Tepper. You must use your ID to enter the doors and access the facility.
  • Guest Policy: Holders of valid Carnegie Mellon Identification Cards may escort one guest into the Tepper fitness center by following these procedures:
    • Purchase guest access to the Tepper fitness center only at the Tepper fitness desk with the host for $10.00. Payments made by credit card, Visa, MasterCard or Discover.
    • Guest and host must complete the guest registration form. This form will be kept on file during the guest’s visit.
    • Guest must be accompanied by his or her host at all times while using the Tepper fitness center.     
    • Guests must be 18 years old. Children are not permitted in the fitness center