Member Services

Policies & Safety

The Department of Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation (DAPER) welcomes you.  Here, social interaction, regular participation in fitness and recreation and the development of community through programs and services is encouraged through the recognition of the dynamic connection between mind and body.  The policies below are for your safety and designed to create an environment where the entire MIT Community can actively engage in healthy pursuits and social activities.

Please take the time to read the policies so that you may get the most out of your membership with MIT Recreational Sports.

Membership Categories and Definitions

Facility Policies, Procedures, General Rules and Regulations

Aquatic Center Policies and Procedures

Fitness Center Policies and Procedures

Program Cancellations and Refunds

These policies reflect the categories of membership, services and amenities available as well as the policies and procedures in place as of the date of posting.  MIT and DAPER reserve the right to revise, amend or otherwise change any part without any further notice to the membership.

Safety Information

The information on this page is to inform you of the policies and procedures that help make the DAPER Facilities a safe environment to exercise, socialize and recreate.

MIT Recreational Sports policies and procedures are designed to provide a safe and enjoyable atmosphere.  Full Policies and Procedures can be found above.

Additional Resources

MIT Police Courses and Publications

MIT Housing Off-Campus Safety and Security

MIT Alert emergency notification program

Facility Hours (Full List Here)

Zesiger Center
Mon - Fri: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat:  7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun:  9:00 am - 11:00 pm

Alumni/Wang Center
Mon - Fri: 11:45 am - 9:00 pm

Patriots' Day - 4/20/15
Z Center: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Quick Schedule Links:

Swimming Pools

Open Recreation (Courts,Track, Fields)

Johnson Ice Rink

April 2015 Newsletter

News & Events

Facility Orientation


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