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Herron Recreation and Fitness Center

Herron Recreation and Fitness Center Information


Members can use these areas to play basketball, volleyball, etc., except when there are scheduled group fitness/aerobic classes and posted organization activities. These areas also can be reserved by student organizations for activities.


The Herron Recreation and Fitness Center's pool is open for recreational swimming the following hours:

  • Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: 3 p.m.  to 7 p.m.

Racquetball Area

The center offers two racquetball courts used for both racquetball and wallyball. Members can reserve any court up to one week in advance on a walk-in or call-in basis.

Group Fitness/Aerobics Studio

The studio is open for student and group activities on a first-come, first-served basis, except for periods when there are scheduled group fitness/aerobic classes. Cal U's Department of Recreational Services offers 20-35 group fitness/aerobic classes of various types per week. Check out the group fitness/aerobic schedule and watch for special classes!

Weight Areas

Members have access to more than 4,000 pounds of free weights, free weight accessories, selectorized machines and dumbbells.

Cardiovascular Area

Members can use the cardiovascular area equipped with treadmills, Stairmaster Gauntlets, Step Mills, elliptical machines, Concept II Rowers, stationary upright and recumbent bikes, Adaptive Motion Trainers and a cardio theater.

Indoor Track

Members can walk or run indoors on a 1/16th-mile elevated two-lane track while viewing the campus, climbing wall, gymnasium and cardiovascular area.

Climbing Wall

The 33-foot structure can accommodate belaying and free climbing.

Locker Rooms

Men's and women's locker rooms are equipped with lockers, individual shower stalls and electric saunas.

Membership Information

Who's Eligible?

  • Students and their spouses and dependent children (16 years or older)
  • Staff and their spouses and dependent children (16 years or older)
  • Alumni and their spouses and dependent children (16 years or older)
  • Emergency Response Services Employees
  • HRFC Member Guest


 Individual and Student Membership Fees

Yearly $ 400.00
Semesterly $ 160.00
Monthly $ 40.00
Summer $ 80.00

Individual + One

Yearly $ 700.00
Semesterly $ 280.00
Monthly $ 70.00
Summer $ 140.00

Family Membership (3 or More)

Yearly $ 900.00
Semesterly $ 360.00
Monthly $ 90.00
Summer $ 180.00

HRHC Guest

Daily $ 10.00
Weekly $ 35.00


Click on the image below to view a slideshow of Herron Hall.

Exterior image of Herron Hall.


Herron Recreation and Fitness Center Hours
Monday-Friday: 6 a.m.-10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m.-9 p.m.

Pool Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday: 12 p.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday: 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

Christmas Break Hours

December 16 – December 20

January 6 – January17
Monday – Friday 10:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED

Pool Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday 11:00am – 2:00pm, 4:00pm – 7:00pm

Closed December 21- January 5

Regular hours January 20, 2014


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