Hours & Membership


RecPlex Facility Schedule

Building - 2017-18 Academic Year Hours of Operation Through May 20th

Monday through Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Summer Hours: TBD


Aquatics Center - 2017-18 Academic Year Pool Hours of Operation

We highly recommend patrons call the RecPlex to receive the most up to date information regarding pool hours.

General Operating Pool Hours:
Monday through Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. *
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. *
Sunday: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. *

For updated pool availability:
visit Weekly EMS Calendar 
phone 203-254-4141
or e-mail for less time sensitive information

*Subject to change based on University and prep swim team practices and meets.

Pool opens 30 minutes after facility opening and closes 30 minutes prior to facility closure.


University Community Membership

Membership in the RecPlex includes use of the facility and its basic functions* during normal hours of operation, except for special occasions when facility usage is restricted due to University events, programs, and maintenance, etc. Fitness classes or other special programs through Fairfield Fit are limited on the basis of availability. The University reserves the right to modify the hours of operation at any time.

Membership for all full-time undergraduate and graduate students is included in the tuition and membership registration is not necessary for undergrads nor grad students.


  • Cardio equipment
  • Strength and conditioning equipment
  • Fitness Classes

Appropriate workout clothing and footwear should be worn at all times.

Fitness classes are for students and members only. Sorry, but guests are not eligible to sign up or register for fitness classes.

Fairfield University or Fairfield Preparatory faculty, staff, and administrators, or part-time students, register to start your membership.

Fairfield University Retiree or University Alumni, Fairfield University Contract Employee, Prep Alumni, or Fairfield Preparatory Student register to start your membership.


RecPlex membership does not include any on-campus parking fees required by the Parking Office. Please contact their office directly at (203) 254-4000 x2745 for more information.

2017-2018 Membership Fees

Membership Type
University and Prep Faculty/Staff/Administrator and Retiree
University and Prep Faculty/Staff/Administrator Spouse and Retiree Spouse
Total for employee and spouse
University and Prep Faculty/Staff/Administrator Family
1 Child
$100 additional
2 Children
$175 additional
3 or more Children
$250 additional
University and Prep Alumni
University and Prep Alumni Spouse
Total alumni and spouse
University and Prep Alumni Family
1 Child
$100 additional
2 Children
$175 additional
3 or more Children
$250 additional

Part-Time Students
Prep Students
Daily Guest Pass

2017-2018 Locker Fees

You must be a RecPlex member to rent a locker. Locker rental subject to availability.

Locker Rental Full
Locker Rental Half

Joining the RecPlex

Joining the RecPlex

RecPlex membership registration is ongoing. Only year long memberships are available. All memberships are based on the current fiscal year, beginning July 1st and ending on June 30th, the following year. All registration is completed online. If needed, staff help is availble in person, during regular business day hours. please call 203-254-4000 ext. 2049 to schedule an appointment.

Entrance to the building and use of its equipment and services is restricted to members only. Members must present their membership card (i.e., StagCard) at the reception desk. Individuals will not be admitted without their card.

Daily guest passes ($10.00 per visit) may only be purchased on site from the reception desk staff. All guests must present a picture ID. Guests are provided a wrist band, to be worn at all times within the facility.

A member must be present during the purchase and accompany the guest within the facility. Number of guests permitted for one member is three. An individual guest is limited to 10 times per year (July 1 - June 30).

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