Fitness Center

Saint Leo's 4,000-square-foot Fitness Center opened in 2002 and was refurbished in 2009. We've got all the latest cardio and weight-lifting equipment, certified personal trainers, and tons of group classes, like boxing, yoga, boot camp and many more. Click here to find a complete schedule for the Spring 2014 semester.

The Fitness Center's hours of operation for the spring 2014 semester are:

Monday through Friday  7 a.m. to 12 a.m.

Saturday                      9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday                           12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

*Hours subject to change with holidays and school closings

In addition to the Fitness Center, workout equipment can also be found in residence halls on campus.

For more information about the Fitness Center check the links below:

Fitness Center Memberships

Fitness Center Facility Usage Policies

SLU Fitness Center Rules and Regulations


Intramural sports are a great way to make new friends, develop your mind and body, and learn new skills. Participate in structured leagues and an array of activities, including basketball, flag football, softball, volleyball, ultimate frisbee, soccer and dodge ball. You may even find yourself pitching against your stats professor or cheering on your admissions counselor—a bunch of our faculty and staff play Intramurals.

To find a calendar of events for the spring 2014 semester, click here.
To register for any of the intramurals events, please go to IMLeagues.
Need help creating an IMLeagues account? Please refer to this.

Aquatics/Swimming Pool

The Bowman Center Pool is perfect for doing laps, napping in the sunshine and student-get-togethers.

The hours of operation for the spring 2014 semester are:

Monday through Friday  
12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday     
12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

*Hours subject to change with holidays and school closings

Open Recreation

“Open Recreation” is the supervised, but unstructured, use of the Saint Leo athletic facilities. A valid Saint Leo ID is required to use the athletic facilities, and sports equipment is available. Soccer Field and the gymnasium are available in the Spring semester.

Please check out the Open Recreation schedule here.


Take the canoes out on the water; hang out on the dock or even fish. Take advantage of the picturesque view and enjoy a little peace and quiet at the lakefront. This is open to students, faculty and staff.

The hours of operation for the spring 2014 semester are:

Saturday and Sunday  1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

*Hours subject to change with holidays and school closings

Ropes Course

The low and high ropes course at Saint Leo University is designed to promote effective communication and teamwork in a group setting, while encouraging individuals to challenge themselves in a safe and friendly environment.

Groups of 12 (or more) can reserve a time for a certified instructor to take them through the low ropes (usually a 6-8 hour time frame is required) or the high ropes (usually a 8 hour time frame is required). The ropes course is open to students, faculty and staff. Please contact for more information or to schedule group times.

Open hours for the climbing wall, at the ropes course, are available now!

Monday 10:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Tuesday 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Thursday 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Contact Us

Name Title Phone Email
Bradley Jorgensen Assistant Athletic Director - Recreation 352) 588-7308
Paul Mangen Aquatics Director (352) 588-8641
Stuart Hart Fitness Center Director (352) 588-8866
Carrie Fidurko Recreation Coordinator (352) 588-7327
Kent Reiber Ropes Course Facilitator (352) 588-7307
Conner Kilpatrick Graduate Assistant for Intramurals (352) 588-8676

Recreation Social Media

Fitness Center