Athletic & Recreation Center
The Framingham State University
Athletic and Recreation Center opened in November, 2001 and is in
its 12th year of operation. Over the past decade the center
has increased the number of people using the facility, the number
of intramural sports offered, the number of students participating,
and the number of aerobics and informal recreation programs being
The $12 million facility features two full-length basketball
courts, a volleyball court and seating for one thousand spectators
at home volleyball and basketball games. The campus
bookstore, a juice bar that offers an assortment of snacks and
beverages, and the offices of the athletic department staff are
located in the facility. The building has proven to be a
valuable recruiting tool for all of the Rams athletic programs with
its state-of-the-art training room and locker rooms for both the
men's and women's varsity teams. The second floor of the
Athletic and Recreation Center houses a weight room equipped with
nautilus machines, cardiovascular equipment, and free weights, as
well as two all-purpose rooms which are used for aerobics and dance
Since the opening of the Athletic and Recreation Center, the
intramural program at Framingham State has expanded to include more
than 11 programs with over one thousand students
participating. The programs range from team sports such as
indoor soccer, volleyball, basketball, whiffleball, and floor
hockey to individual competitions including arm wrestling, bench
press, triathlon, 3-point shooting, and table hockey.
2013 Fall Group Exercise Schedule
Athletic Center - Summer
||7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
||7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
||7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
|May 13 - August 30
|Monday - Thursday
||8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
||8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Athletic Center Hours - Fall
||7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
||7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
||10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
||Noon - 10 p.m.