Athletic Complex, Alumni Field and University Stadium
Laurier's Athletic & Recreation facilities are among the best in Canada. Our Athletic Complex includes an Olympic-length swimming pool, two squash courts, a triple gymnasium with seating for 2,100 spectators, 2 aerobics rooms (one dedicated for student drop in), 2 dance studios, multipurpose room and our newly renovated 20,000 square-foot fitness centre (opening September 2013). The newly renovated fitness centre (opening September 2013) houses the full range of cardio machines, weight training machines, circuit and core areas, a programmable space (i.e. womens only, circuit training) and free weights and also our dedicated cycling room for spinning classes. The recreation program includes competitive, instructional, drop-in and co-educational activities.
University Stadium includes a lighted, artificial turf athletic field that is home to the Golden Hawks for football, rugby, soccer and lacrosse. The stadium seats 6,500 and has a six-lane, 400-metre track, 2 multipurpose recreational rooms and multipurpose floor gymnasium. All facilities are available for booking by the Laurier community and the general public.
Alumni field in the heart of campus is a soccer and recreational with synthetic field turf. The field is surrounded by natural grass berms and landscaping, creating an amphitheatre-like environment. The field provides programming space from casual recreation to intramural sports to interuniversity sports.
All part-time students have prepaid for athletic and recreational services memberships as part of the Comprehensive Student Services Fee and need only pay for courses or classes that require instruction.
Contact: Main Athletic &
Recreation Office 519.884.0710 ext. 2184
Academic & Related Dates Fall/Winter 2013/2014