Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center

The Joseph L. Alioto Recreation center is available for all curently enrolled SMC students. It only takes a few moments to register, visit the front desk for more information.

Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center

August 28 - December 22, 2017

Mon - Thur | 6:00am - 11:00pm
Fri | 6:00am - 10:00pm
Sat & Sun | 10:00am - 10:00pm
*Pool closed at 9:00pm Mon-Fri
* Pool closed weekends during winter months Nov - Feb
Fall Limited Hours & Closures
Nov 21 | 6:00am - 8:00pm Thanksgiving Recess
Nov 22 | 7:00am - 4:00pm Thanksgiving Recess
Nov 23 - 25 | CLOSED Thanksgiving Recess
Nov 26 | 4:00 - 10:00pm  Thanksgiving Recess
Dec 4 - 6 | 7:00am - 10:00pm ( Finals Week)
Dec 7 | 7:00am - 8:00pm
Dec 8 | 7:00am - 6:00pm
Dec 9 & 10 | 10:00am - 4:00pm
Dec 11 - 21| Mon - Fri 7:00am- 6:00pm Sat & Sun 10:00am- 4:00pm
Dec 22 | 7:00am - 4:00pm
Dec 23 - Jan 1 CLOSED
Jan 2 - 5 | 7:00am- 6:00pm
Jan 6 | 10:00am - 4:00pm
Jan 7 | 10:00am - 8:00pm


Pool Hours 

Nov 21 | 6:00am - 7:00pm
Nov 22 | 7:00am - 9:00am
Nov 27 - Dec 1 | 6:00am - 2:00pm
Dec 4 -  8 | 7:00am - 2:00pm
Dec 11 - 22 | 7:00am - 9:00am
Jan 2 - 5 | 7:00am - 9:00am
*Pool closed on weekends Nov - Feb

Incoming SMC Students

Sign your waiver now.  Don't wait until you arrive to campus. Use your SMC credentials to log in and fill out this form.

Under the age of 18? Make sure to have your parent or guardian sign your waiver.

Contact Ashley for more information:

SMC Faculty & Staff Memberships

Current SMC Faculty and Staff have the opportunity to opt into a payroll deduction for a membership to the Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center for $20/month ($10 per pay period). Visit Human Resources office with this form and fill out your facility waiver here. SMC ID card required to enter the facility.  

Affiliate Memberships 

Affiliate Memberships for the Fall Semester now available.  Please visit this site for the most updated information.

Locker Rentals

Lockers are now available for rent on a yearly or semsesterly basis for current SMC Students, Faculty & Staff. Please click here to find all of the information!

Recreation Services

  • 60,000-square-foot recreation facility
  • 13,800-square-foot fitness area with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Double gymnasium and single gymnasium (basketball, volleyball, indoor soccer and badminton)
  • Functional Training room
  • Group exercise room
  • Spin room
  • Swimming pool
  • Hydrotherapy spa
  • Day-use locker room (designated locker rooms for staff and faculty)
  • Climbing wall
  • Central location of club sports and intramural sports

Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center Policies & Procedures

Email us if you have any questions:

The recreation center that gives Saint Mary's College students a place to exercise and hang out has opened its doors (READ MORE). A pool, climbing wall, three indoor courts for basketball, soccer and volleyball, a fitness center, and rooms for yoga, dance and spinning classes the new recreation center has plenty to offer for its college community. From providing more than 150 on-campus student jobsto a myriad of ways to exercise and gather, the Center has something for everyone.

NOTICE: Aquatic area policies have been updated.  All facility policies can be found here. Swim attire policy will be stricly enforced and all samples of approved attire can be found here.