Athletics & recreation

Student in gym

This information is up-to-date as of September 1, 2023. Opening hours and programming may change. All of the below athletics and recreation programming is open to current students and staff only. Contact if you have any questions or suggestions.

Fitness Centre hours

The Fitness Centre (weight room) is open 6am-10pm every day. For safety reasons, please ensure there is someone present with you when working out. 

Drop-in sports hours starting the week of September 17

Drop-in to play with your fellow students:


Lunch drop-in sports 12-1pm (half gym)

HIIT (High-intensity interval training) 12:05-12:50pm (half gym)

Evening drop-in sports 6-8pm (gym)

Lunch drop-in sports 12-1pm

Lunch drop in sports 12-1pm

Evening drop in sports 4:30-7:30pm

Lunch drop-in sports 12-1pm (gym)

Tabata at noon (A2601)



Sports clubs

Join the YukonU Basketball Club in the Gym on Saturdays 8-10pm.

Interested in Volleyball? Soccer? Another sport? Email to get connected with other students and start a club.

Gymnasium/Fitness Centre Rules

The YukonU facilities are only available for current students and staff. Proper footwear must be worn. Clean, indoor shoes only; outdoor shoes, bare feet, socks, sandals, work boots or dress shoes are not acceptable. Any outdoor shoes must be left in the designated shoe storage area or changeroom locker. 

Bookings are required to use the gym and equipment. Use of sporting equipment in the gym must be approved to avoid damage to the facility. Using the gymnasium without a booking, or other unsafe behaviour, may lead to being denied access to the gym.

Please contact with any questions.

Looking for more?

Step outside any classroom and enjoy the network of walking and biking trails or get involved in our clubs and activities

If you have suggestions for other activities, email or call 867 668 8791. We'd love to hear from you!