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Campus Recreation

Where Health and Fun Meet

Campus Recreation strives to enhance the experience of a diverse student body by encouraging an active, healthy and balanced lifestyle through engagement in our recreational facilities, programs and services.

Students can become involved in Campus Recreation through the use of the Tyrrell Fitness Center, a comprehensive weight room and fitness center. Students can also choose to engage with Campus Recreation through Intramural Sports and open gym programming.

Fitness Center Operations

  • A Jaypass is required to enter the facility. No one without a Jaypass will be allowed into the fitness center. You will be asked to swipe your Jaypass in our contactless card reader at the front desk.
  • Locker rooms and lockers are open.
  • Showers are available.
  • No guests will be allowed at this time. Only EU students, faculty and staff are allowed to use the facility.
  • Individuals are responsible for cleaning and sanitizing equipment before and after use. Sanitizing supply stations will be located throughout both areas.
  • FC/WR student employees will also be wiping down equipment approximately every hour.
  • No food is allowed in either facility.

If you have any questions, direct them to Cheryl Leoni, Dean of Students, at or (630) 617-3189.

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Tyrrell Fitness Center

Elmhurst’s two-story Fitness Center houses state-of-the-art facilities for weight training and physical fitness, and it’s available to all Elmhurst students. Here’s some of what you’ll find here:

  • 3,000-square-foot strength room
  • 3,000-square-foot cardiovascular fitness room with recumbent and upright bikes, elliptical trainers, stair climbers, treadmills and strength equipment
  • Locker rooms

Hours of Operation

Please call the front desk in advance to make sure we are open: (630) 617-3411.

Summer Hours (June 6–Aug. 11)
  • Monday–Thursday: Noon–1:00 p.m. and 5:00–8:00 p.m.

Must have a current Jaypass. No guests allowed.

Academic Year Hours
  • Monday–Friday: 7:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: Noon–8:00 p.m.

General Information

Access to the fitness center requires a valid Jaypass.

Tyrrell Fitness Center
221 Walter St, Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630) 617-3411

Cheryl Leoni

Dean of Students and Director of the Frick Center
Office of Student Involvement

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