Cooper Athletic Center offers use of gymnasium and weight room for our students. All of our students should realize that there is a risk involved with participation in any physical activity and we ask that they demonstrate care and discretion in the use of our athletic facilities.

Building Hours

-Monday-Friday 8:00am-9:00pm

-Saturday: 12:00pm-6:00pm

-Sunday: 4:00pm-9:00pm


Weight Room

The weight room is available to all students during open weight room hours. These hours are posted below and will change semester to semester. All participants must have a spotter and will lift at their own risk. Students must rack all weights after use and help keep the weight room clean.

Sunday-Thursday 7:00pm-9:00pm

-Monday-Friday 11:00am-12:00pm


The Fitness Center is located in Bartlett Hall Student Center, Rm 102 & 103. Facility use is free for all students, staff, and faculty. Available exercise equipment includes treadmills, stairmasters, cross-trainers, stationary bikes, and hand weights. In conjunction with the Fitness Center, several fitness classes are offered free of charge and are advertised campus-wide.

Regular Fitness Center hours are Monday - Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Hours are subject to change due to usage.

Monday:  7:00 - 7:50 a.m. - Circuit Training in Bartlett Fitness Center

Tuesday:  6:30 - 7:30 p.m. - Zumba in the Alumni Gym

Thursday:  7:00 - 7:50 a.m. - Yoga in the Alumni Gym


The Maryville College Athletic Fields are for varsity athletic practices and games. Permission to use these fields by students or college organizations should be obtained by contacting the Athletic Office at 865-981-8280. Campus Security has been asked to remove any individuals on the fields without authorized permission.


For a full listing of Mountain Challenge programs and trips, visit the Mountain Challenge webpage.

 Wednesday:  3:30 - 6:30 p.m. - Mountain Challenge Camp 4 (March 14 - May 2, 2018) 

New this spring:  In addition to the tower, climbing cave, personal training and yoga, they now have Free Fitness Assessments available from 3:30 - 4:00 p.m.


For additional information

Call 865-981-8213.