Fitness Facilities

Fitness Facilities

Facility Schedule

Find what space is available through 25Live. Search locations are Arena Room, Gesling Stadium, Soccer/Intramural Field, Skibo Main Gym. Facility hours can be found at the bottom of this page.

To inquire about space for student organizations, contact Associate Director of Athletics,  Sara Gauntner.

Jared L. Cohon University Center

  • Wiegand Gym (pictured right)
    • Wiegand Gym is open until 12:00 am during academic year 
    • When university-sponsored events are scheduled in Wiegand Gym, open recreation play is available in the Skibo Main Gym
    • For recreation basketball and net sports court availability, please see the schedule below 
  • Equipment Desk
    • To access the recreational facilities, patrons swipe their Carnegie Mellon ID at the Equipment Desk..
    • Towel service is available for $30.00 for the year.
    • Patrons may purchase racquet service for $10.00 a year. 
    • Equipment must be checked out with an Andrew ID.
    • Equipment desk closes at 11:45 pm during Academic Year-there is no equipment available for checkout past 11:30 pm. 
  • Carnegie Mellon Guests
    • Guests are permitted only in the Cohon University Center athletic facilities. Patrons must accompany their guests at all times. Guests may not solicit patrons to be signed in.
    • Guest passes may be purchased by any Carnegie Mellon student, faculty member, or staff member with a valid Carnegie Mellon ID.
    • Guest passes are available at the Equipment Desk for $10.00
    • An individual may purchase only one guest pass at a time. Guest passes are good for one day only.
    • Children under the age of 12 may come as guests for free.
  • Racquetball/Squash Courts
    • Two dedicated racquetball courts
    • Two convertible courts that can be adjusted for racquetball or squash
    • The second floor includes two additional dedicated squash courts
    • Courts will close at 12:00 am during academic year
  • Lap and dive pools
    • 25-yard lap pool and a full diving pool with multiple diving boards
    • Home to the varsity swimming and diving teams

Skibo Gymnasium

  • Various amenities are available for open play in Skibo Gymnasium. Reservations for Physical Education, Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramural Sports, Group Exercise, Club Sports, and Student Organizations take priority. These reservations are posted weekly throughout the building.   Please check hours on athletics homepage
  • During open recreation times, use of the Main Gym is limited to badminton, basketball, and volleyball (with the following court priorities):
    • Badminton: Court A (closest to the stage)
    • Basketball: Main Court
    • Volleyball: Court D (furthest from the stage)
    • All other activities must obtain written approval from Sara Gauntner
    • Any sport that could possibly damage the floor or equipment may not be played (soccer, roller hockey, frisbee, etc.)


  • Tennis Courts
    • Centrally located on the Carnegie Mellon campus just outside the Cohon University Center.
    • Consist of six wind protected, hard courts and are available for use by Carnegie Mellon faculty, staff and students.
    • Use the same reservation system as the racquetball and squash courts.
    • See policies and procedures and information on court reservations on the tennis facilities page.


  • Gesling Stadium Track
    • The stadium is home to the football team in the fall and the track and field team in the spring.
    • Intramural and club sport activities also use the stadium and it is open year round for public use.
    • Four times around the track equals a mile.
    • Parking is available in the garage and has no cost after 5 p.m. on weekdays and Saturday and Sunday are both free of charge.
    • See policies and what's available on the Gesling Stadium facilities page.
  • IM/Soccer Field
    • The soccer training and playing facility is adjacent to Gesling Stadium.
    • The hammer/discus circle and shot put area used by the track and field program are along the sidewalk area.
    • The lighted field allows for the continuation of evening soccer games and intramural and recreational activities.
  • Donner Outdoor Recreation Area
    • Located in the dell between Donner and Resnick Halls
    • Full size basketball court
    • Permanent cornhole boards
    • Outdoor fitness aparatus 
Cohon University Center

Mon-Fri (Equipment Desk Hours)

6:00am-11:45 pm

Sat-Sun (Equipment Desk Hours)

9:00am-11:45 pm  

**Wiegand Gymansiusm closes at 11:45 pm   

**Fitness Center Closes at 12:00 am

Anyone with a valid CMU ID
One guest is permitted per user
Weight Room w/Cardio Machines & weights
  • Dumbbells (5-70 lbs)
  • Adjustable benches (15° to 90°)
  • Selectorized strength equipment
  • Cardio equipment such as treadmills, ellipticals and a stepper

Cardio Area
  • Ellipticals, Powermill, and Octane's
  • Various bikes - stationary, recumbent and Expresso bicycles
  • Rowers
  • Treadmills
Skibo Gymnasium

Monday through Friday

6:30am to 11:00pm

Saturday and Sunday

10:00am to 9:00pm

Anyone with a valid CMU ID
No guests are permitted
Tepper Fitness Center

Monday through Friday

7:00am to 9:00pm

Saturday and Sunday

10:00am to 6:00pm

Anyone with a valid CMU ID
One guest is permitted per user
Cardio Area
  • Ellipticals and Octane's
  • Various bikes - upright, recumbent 
  • Rowers
  • Treadmills

Small Weight Area

  • Dumbbells (5-70 lbs)
  • Adjustable benches (15° to 90°)
  • Selectorized strength equipment

Studio Room

  • Group X classes only

Spring Break Facility Hours - pdf 

Additional fitness centers are available in various residence halls on campus. For more details, click here.

Memberships are available for the fitness center. Please contact Jess Wingen, Coordinator of Facilities and Marketing, for more information at