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Open Recreation

Campus Recreation's Open Recreation programs provide informal recreation opportunities for members of the university community. Find out more about available equipment, upcoming events and other exciting activities by clicking the links below. Please bring a valid SUNY Oswego ID to enter the building and borrow equipment.


Open Recreation Schedules

Lee Gym Schedule   
 Swetman Gym Schedule



Mon & Wed

noon - 2pm
4pm - 11pm

Tuesday & Thursday

2pm - 11pm


noon - 11pm

Saturday & Sunday

noon - 5pm


*Badminton, pickleball and soccer are exclusively available over all other activities during the times specified. Beginners and experienced individuals are both encouraged to participate.

For more activities visit the Special Events and Trips page.


A variety of sports equipment is available for student, faculty and staff to check out at the Lee Hall and Swetman Gym front desks. All individuals must have a valid SUNY Oswego ID to check out the equipment. The ID card will remain at the front desk until all equipment is returned in the condition it was checked out. It is the borrower's responsibility to examine all equipment before using it and to notify the front desk immediately if you see a problem. All damaged, lost, or stolen equipment is the sole responsibility of the person who left their ID for the equipment check out. The borrower will reimburse Campus Recreation for the replacement cost of the equipment if an incident occurs. The borrower's ID will not be returned until the replacement cost is collected. All equipment should be returned within 24 hours of the borrowed date or immediately following the event.

Campus Recreation lends out:

  • Basketballs
  • Volleyballs
  • Footballs( outdoor use only)
  • Outdoor soccer balls (outdoor use only)
  • Indoor soccer balls (indoor at Swetman Gym only)
  • Racquetball racquets and balls
  • Swimming pool aqua joggers
  • Swimming inner tubes (for use at Lee Pool only)
  • Scoreboards - flip style only
  • Baseball and softball equipment
    • Gloves
    • Balls
    • Bats
  • Kickballs
  • Poker equipment
  • Cones
  • Pennies
  • Jump ropes

Campus Recreation does not lend out:

  • Electronic score boards
  • Stop watches
  • Flag football down markers
  • Field yard markers
  • Goal pylons
  • Broomball equipment
  • Broomball Helmets
  • Dodgeball equipment
  • Wrestling/karate/judo mats
  • Sport club equipment
  • Hockey equipment
  • Soccer flags
  • Sports official staff equipment
  • Referee jerseys
  • Lacrosse equipment
  • All other Intramural equipment not listed

NOTE: If something is not listed on the page, please contact Campus Recreation for assistance at 315.312.3114.