Joseph L. Alioto Recreation Center

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Fall 2016 Hours of Operation | Aug 29 - Dec 8, 2016

Mon - Thurs 6:00am - 12:00am

Fri 6:00am - 10:00pm

Sat 10:00am - 10:00pm

Sun 10:00am - 12:00am

-Pool closed at 9:00pm daily

November 22 - 27 | Thanksgiving Week

Nov 22 - 6:00am - 6:00pm (Pool closed at 5:30pm)

Nov 23 - 7:00am - 3:00pm (Pool closed at 2:30pm)

Nov 24 - 26 -CLOSED

Nov 27 - 4:00- 12:00am (Pool closed at 9:00pm)

*hours subject to change 

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.

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: [email protected]



October 10, 2016

We want to take this time to thank you for your patience while we have gone through the lengthly process of ensuring the gyms are safe for use.  It has been determined by Spalding that the basketball backboards are safe to use. 

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and thank you again for your patience. 

Please let us know if you have any questions.

Campus Recreation

[email protected]


Membership Options


Access will be given to all currently enrolled Saint Mary’s College students with an SMC student identification card.  Register here or learn how to register here

Staff and Faculty

Access will be given to all (full-time, part-time and adjunct) staff and faculty when enrolled for a staff and faculty membership. The membership will cost $240 annually; $10 per paycheck will be collected through payroll deduction. You can register online for the waiver here or learn how to register here.

Payroll Deduction Form needs to be turned into Human Resources.


Affiliates include alumni, parents of current students, significant others/spouses of staff/faculty and dependents of staff/faculty.

Currently, affiliate memberships are not available. The option for an affiliate membership will be reconsidered at the end of the Spring 2016 semester when the administration can analyze how the Rec Center is used by the SMC campus community.

Community Members

Community members include local residents and nonaffiliate guests of students, staff and faculty. Memberships for community members are currently unavailable. The option for a community membership will be reconsidered at the end of the Spring 2016 semester when the administration will review how the Rec Center is used by the SMC campus community.