Fall 2021 Reopening Plans
We will reopen our campuses for classes, activities, and residential living in Fall 2021. Find the latest information on our Fall 2021 Plan page.

Athletics & Fitness

Take advantage of fitness facilities and classes as you build a plan that works for you, or join one of our Lesley Lynx athletics teams.

  • Athletics

    As an NCAA Division III institution and member of the New England Collegiate Conference, the Lesley Lynx compete in a challenging schedule, both in conference and in the region.

    Men’s sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cross country
    • Soccer
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball

    Women’s sports

    • Softball
    • Basketball
    • Cross country
    • Soccer
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball

    Learn more about Lesley athletics.

  • Fitness Center

    Located on the first floor of Doble Hall, our Fitness Center is available to all members of the Lesley community. To use the facilities, a Lesley ID card is required at all times.


    • Stationary bikes
    • Elliptical machines
    • Treadmills
    • Rowers
    • Erg machines


    • Free weights and dumbbells, ranging from 5 lbs to 100 lbs
    • Full-body Nautilus machines

    Floor work

    • Stretching and abdominal exercise areas
    • Stability balls
    • Medicine balls

    Locker rooms & storage

    Men's and women's locker rooms both have daily lockers for storage and shower areas. There are also cubbies on the main floor of the fitness center for coats, bags, and shoes.

    Semester hours

    Mon–Fri: 7:00 am–11:00 pm
    Sat. and Sun.: 10:00 am–10:00 pm

    Learn more about the Fitness Center.

  • Pool Access

    All Lesley University students may use their ID cards to gain access to the Cambridge Rindge & Latin War Memorial Pool with no charge.


    1640 Cambridge Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138

    Open swim hours

    Mon- Fri: 3:15–9:00 p.m.
    Saturday: 8:30 am–5:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:30 am–5:00 pm

    Please check their website for up-to-date information on pool rules and regulations, hours of operation, and any additional information.

  • Exercise Classes

    Student Activities Office offers yoga, Insanity, Cize, and boxing classes every week.

    For more information, please contact the Student Activities Office at studentactivites@lesley.edu.

  • Tennis/Basketball Court

    Lesley’s tennis/basketball court is located adjacent to Wendell Street on Doble Campus.

    Our tennis teams have priority in-season, but the court is available to the rest of the Lesley community by reservation. You can reserve the court for one-hour periods up to 24 hours in advance of play.

    Contact the Interim Athletic Director, Stephanie Smyrl at 617.349.8609 or ssmyrl@lesley.edu to reserve the court.