FAQs

Re-Opening Frequently Asked Questions

Please check eligibility HERE

Currently, only eligible Morningside students students, faculty, and staff are able to access the Dodge Fitness Center. Our intention is to continue our limited and phased approach safely before inviting alumni and affiliates to re-engage at Dodge Fitness Center.

Students who would like to access the Dodge Fitness Center must have a membership and a Green Pass.

1. All students who fulfill the two criteria below will have automatic access to the
Dodge Fitness Center:

a) students registered for summer academic courses with University Facility,
College Fee, Student Life Fee (Morningside Campus only) in their tuition bills;
b) students residing at on-campus Housing during the summer.

All other students can purchase their summer access to the Dodge
Fitness Center for $150.

2.  Student members will need the following items for entrance into the Dodge Fitness Center:

  • Completed Gateway Test
  • Valid CUID
  • Completed ReopenCU attestation Green Pass
  • A reservation through RESERVATION PORTAL.
  • An approved face covering; no bandanas, gaiters, buffs, or masks without exhalation valves.

Faculty and Staff who would like to access the Dodge Fitness Center must have a membership and a Green Pass.

1. Please access our online portal to purchase a membership or check the status of your account. 

2.  Faculty and Staff members will need the following items for entrance into the Dodge Fitness Center:

  • Completed Gateway Test

  • Valid CUID

  • Completed ReopenCU attestation Green Pass

  • A reservation through RESERVATION PORTAL.

  • An approved face covering; no bandanas, gaiters, buffs, or masks without exhalation valves.

Monday-Friday: 6:00am-10:00pm

Saturday-Sunday: 8:00am-7:30pm

We’re limiting the amount of members per session beneath the 33% threshold, or in accordance with NYS restrictions by zone.

No. In compliance with NYS and NYC guidelines, certain areas of Dodge Fitness Center will not be available. Other spaces have been refitted for other activities.

Recreational use of Aerobics Room 4
Cardio and Strength Equipment
Weight Room
Squash Courts
Running Track
Functional Fitness

For details on what equipment is included in each pod please visit our RESERVATION PORTAL and search under "Features"

 

No, you have to reserve a 60 minute session prior to coming to the Dodge Fitness Center.

Once you've verified your membership eligibility, please make an online reservation.

Reservations are made via RESERVATION PORTAL.  Members can reserve a pod for one hour daily up to 72 hours in advance.  

Students using the facility will be responsible for cleaning the equipment in the pod they reserve before and after use during their reservation time. A building manager and area monitors will be on-site to actively monitor and enforce physical distancing and adherence to safety policies as well equipment and recreational space disinfection.

Every night, a cleaning crew will clean and disinfect Dodge Fitness Center.

 

The HVAC filters in Dodge Fitness Center meet the NYS guidelines outlined in the Gyms and Fitness Centers Guidelines.

 

Virtual wellbeing and fitness classes are available via Zoom.

To follow all University protocols, safety guidelines, wear approved face coverings, COVID-19 attestation, clean and disinfect any and all equipment used personally before and after use and to adhere to physical distancing practices.

Access to Dodge Fitness Center will not be permitted.

Water bottle fill stations will be available; water fountains will not be available.

Yes.

You will only be permitted to use the equipment in the pod you reserve and in the designated Strength Areas.

Locker rooms will only be open for restroom use only. Come to your reservation dressed to complete your workout and shower at your residence.

Dodge Fitness Center will first be available to registered students only. No memberships or guest passes will be available.

No, everyone has to reserve their own pod.

No. No exceptions will be made.

Locker Room – lockers and showers will be offline.

Aerobics Room 3 – Aerobics Rooms 3 will remain closed and evaluated through the Summer term

Basketball Courts – Levien Gym will remain offline and University “Blue” gym has been refitted with pods.

Sauna - will remain closed throughout the Spring term per NYC guidelines.

 

No. Equipment checkout will remain closed for the Spring term. We recommend you bring any equipment from home you would like to use. Do not share your personal equipment with others. 

If you left your gym belongings in your rented overnight locker in March 2020, please email [email protected] to make arrangements to pick up your belongings.   If you are not able to stop by to get your locker contents, we can keep your belongings until new timelines are communicated.