Noyes Community Recreation Center

Welcome to the social hub of Cornell's West Campus!

UPDATE (March 11, 2022): Building area use and availabilities have been updated. Please visit the Noyes Facilities section to view the updates (in bold).

The Noyes Community Recreation Center provides a variety of recreation programming for students living on and around West Campus. Students from residential houses, fraternities, sororities, co-ops, program houses and off-campus apartments can work out in the gym, study or simply hang out with friends in the lounge, play games and attend other events. Noyes Community Recreation Center is open to the entire Cornell community (staff, faculty, retirees, spouses/partners) as well.

In addition to a lounge, game area and a convenience store, Noyes houses a regulation-size basketball court with lines for volleyball and badminton, a full-scale fitness center, a 30-foot-long bouldering wall, and a multi-purpose room for group fitness, club practices and other recreational activities. The outdoor basketball court has amphitheater seating for spectating and special events.

Building Hours - Summer 2022

PLEASE NOTE:  Fitness center hours for Noyes can be found in the Fitness Center section.

EXAM WEEKEND HOURS

Fri, 5/20 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sat, 5/21 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Sun, 5/22 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

SUMMER CLOSURE FOR UPKEEP

Sat, 5/28 to Wed, 6/8 CLOSED

Summer 2022 Operating Hours (beginning 5/23)

Mon - Fri 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Sat & Sun CLOSED

Hours subject to change as the university updates its policies.

Access to building will be prohibited 10 minutes prior to closing for building staff to perform closing procedures.

Noyes Updates

Building Closure - Upkeep: Noyes Community Rec Center will be closed to all individuals/patrons on Saturday, 5/28 to Wednesday, 6/8 for maintenance and upkeep. There will be no access to indoor amentities including restrooms, ATMs, Jansen's, and Fitness Center usage.

Badminton/Volleyball Priority:  Beginning Saturday, 3/26, Noyes Basketball court will offer PRIORITY PLAY for volleyball and badminton at the times listed below. Patrons wishing to play volleyball or badminton at the time/day listed will have PRIORITY over other activities. No other activities may run concurrently in the same space.

  Saturdays Sundays
Volleyball 11am to 4pm  
Badminton   11am to 4pm

Building Updates:  The following protocols are in place for Noyes as of 4/11/2022:

  • Access to the basketball court is open for full use.
  • The Sky Lounge is open for full use.

Mask Policy:  Cornell University has eased mask regulations as of March 14, 2022. Patrons may still wear masks as a personal option. 

Noyes Programs

For the latest on all of Noyes programs and additional Cornell Rec happenings, check out the Big Red Rec Facebook Page and Instagram.

Noyes Contact

To contact the Noyes Center Issue Desk, please call (607) 255-0421 during operation hours.