WorkoutcenterLocated on the lower level of Merritt Athletic Center, is SUNY Geneseo's fitness area and consists of two rooms.
The Weight Room is where current students/faculty/staff/guests must go to register. 
Staff at the main desk will help with registration, payment and scanning your hand.
The Cardio Room is adjacent to the Weight Room.


Logs for recording your workouts can be found in the rack in the lobby of the Weight Room and may be stored, alphabetically, in the file behind the main desk.

We are not open to the general public. The WOC is open to current students, faculty/staff (Including retired Faculty/staff) & their spouses, their adult children (Ages 18-22) & guests.
                                                     Guest Passes are available for a $5 fee from the main desk in the Weight Room.

                                                     Lost & Found: Any items (Other than clothing, which is donated to Goodwill after one week) left in the Workout Center are accounted for, then turned over to the University Police Lost & Found.

 Locker Room/Lockers/Locks

Members have use of the main men's or women's locker rooms and showers.
Locks and lockers are issued, free of charge, from the Main Desk of the Weight Room and are for use during the academic year. Faculty/Staff may keep their lockers year-round, but students must clean their locker out each Spring Semester (By graduation). Items left in lockers after graduation will be donated to Goodwill.
Personal locks are not permitted for overnight use & will be removed!


Exercise Classes are held in the Schrader Dance Studio (Located on the second floor of Schrader Sports & Recreation Building, above University Police) and/or other locations on campus. See the Hours & Classes section for class schedules.

Weight Room

Nine treadmills are located in the Weight Room.
Also in the Weight Room are the Nautilus Circuit, and an extensive free weight area.

Cardio Room

Is located adjacent to the Weight Room.
The cardio room has elliptical machines, stair climbers, stationary bikes, rowers, and arc trainers. Swiss Balls, Kettlebells, medicine balls and hand weights are also in the rear of the Cardio Room.

Recreational Equipment

Tennis racquets/ balls, basketballs, footballs, soccer balls, & volleyballs may be signed out from the Cardio Room with a SUNY Geneseo Student ID. Students are responsible for damage to equipment and damages will be billed to the student account of the individual who signed out the equipment.

Personal Training

Certified personal trainers, are available in the Workout Center for anyone who wants to improve their workouts and/or level of fitness. Their services are included in your membership! They will be available by appoinment only.  Check the Hours & Classes section for the personal trainer's email.