Syracuse UniversityRecreation Services


Fitness Classes

The following fitness programs are open to all Syracuse University/ESF students, faculty, staff, spouses, and domestic partners with a valid SU/ESF ID. There is a nominal fee for classes. Please note the change in class price rates, rates for Faculty, Staff, and Spouses will differ from price rates for students.

Fitness Class Information

Fall Fitness Flyer & Room Locatons will be available the first day of Fall Academic Classes

Spring Fitness Flyer  & Room Locations will be available the first day of Spring Academic Classes

FALL 2016 Fitness Classes

Please click on the link below for the Fall 2016 Fitness Class Schedule:

Fall 2016 Fitness Flyer

Fall 2016 Class Locations & Instructors

FREE FITNESS CLASS WEEK  (September 6-September 11, NO classes on 9/5)



On-Line Registration

Online registration has closed.  If you stilll want to register for a class, come to the Recreation Services Office in Archbold Gym, room 241. 

There is a 12-person minimum on all classes; classes below the minimum will NOT be held. This is determined within the first week, so It is crucial that you register during that time in order to give a class an opportunity to take place. 

If you would like to register for a class and pay by check, you can do so in the Recreation Services Office, 241 Archbold Gym, M-F 8:30am-5pm.

Paying for Fitness Classes:
We accept M/C, Visa, or Check (made out to "Syracuse University")  NO CASH

Refunds and Switching Classes:
You will need to e-mail Angie Petrie (  See below about the refund policy.

  • No refunds for Summer classes
  • Spring Drop Deadline
  • Fall Drop Deadline - September 18, 2016

With our
online registration system, you will be able to:

  • View a list of and descriptions of both open and closed fitness classes
  • Enroll for a fitness class and securely pay with your credit card
  • Receive an e-mail receipt to bring on the first day of class (no office visit required!)

If you are paying by cash (exact amount) or check please go to our main office at 241 Archbold Gym to register.


There are refunds for Fall & Spring classes, if you drop a class before the Drop deadline.  You will receive a full refund, minus a $5 service fee.  There are NO refunds for summer classes 

  • There is a $20 charge on all returned checks.
  • No exceptions will be made to the aforementioned policies.

With our new and improved online registration system, you can securely pay the registration fee with your credit card. If you would prefer to pay by check, please choose the class or classes you would like, print your selections and make your payment in person at the Department of Recreation Services main office, Room 241 Archbold Gym. Your registration IS NOT guaranteed until your payment is made in full.