Hours of Operation

Building Hours

Monday–Friday: 7 am–12 am
Saturday–Sunday: 7 am–12 am
*Holidays: 7 am–12 am

Fitness Centre

Monday–Friday: 7 am–10:30 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 8 am–9 pm
*Holidays: 11 am–4 pm

Lockers & Shower Area:

Monday–Friday: 7 am–11 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 8 am–9:30 pm
*Holidays: 11 am–5 pm

Towel service ends 30 mins prior to showers closing

Pool Hours

Monday–Friday: 7–9 am, 11 am–2 pm, 4 pm–10:30 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 10:30 am–8 pm
*Holidays: 11 am–4 pm

NOTE: Hart House Pool does not have a shallow end. Depth is 6 to 7 ft. throughout.

*Holiday hours will be in effect on all statutory holidays.

Canada Day: Wed., July 1 / Civic Holiday: Mon., Aug. 3 / Labour Day: Mon., Sept. 7

Registered classes are not scheduled to run on statutory holidays or statutory holiday weekends. Our drop-in fitness schedule is reduced over a statutory holiday weekend.

Access to Hart House Fitness Centre Facilities:

All members must present their 2015 or 2015/2016 student card, or their Hart House Fitness membership card at the Fitness Centre Desk upon entry. For the safety and security of all our members, we enforce a “no card, no entry” policy. We ask that you comply with this policy and present your card on each visit. Members must be in proper athletic attire and check all coats and bags into day lockers before proceeding to exercise areas within the facility.

Hart House has the authority to revoke or suspend membership rights and privileges when offending behaviour is exhibited by a member. Offending behaviour includes, but is not limited to disorderly conduct, disruptive behaviour, persistent disregard of Hart House rules and regulations and default in payment of membership fees.

Access to the Hart House Fitness Centre during the Pan Am & Para Pan Am Games,
May 15–August 31, 2015

From May 15–August 31, 2015, access through the St. George back campus, Hoskin Ave., and Tower Rd. will be restricted for the Pan Am and Para Pan Am Games. Hart House and the Hart House Fitness Centre will remain fully open for our staff, faculty and student members during this time. However, access to the Fitness Centre will be modified due to the aforementioned restrictions:

  • The North Fitness Centre Entrance can be accessed via Queen’s Park Circle only (north lane). Access to Tower Rd is closed until August 31, 2015.
  • The Accessible Entrance will be available via special pathway from the clock tower.
  • All south entrances will remain open from May 15–August 31, 2015.
  • For further information about access to Hart House during the Pan Am Games, please contact the hub at 416.978.2452.

Guest Privileges:

The Hart House Fitness Centre facilities are for use by current members and their guests. Any member of Hart House may sponsor a guest and bring them into the facilities. A guest pass is currently $15 (+HST) and may be purchased by presenting your current student or Fitness Centre member card at the The HUB: 416-978-2452. Hart House facilities may be used by current members and their guests, but are not available to non-members on a drop-in basis.


Unauthorized photography of any kind is strictly prohibited in the Fitness Centre. Permission to use cameras or other photographic equipment must be obtained in advance by submitting a written request to the HUB.

Unauthorized Instruction or Personal Training:

Personal training is conducted exclusively by Hart House personal training staff. Members are not permitted to conduct, or solicit for personal training within Hart House. Groups may not conduct, for profit or otherwise, classes which duplicate regular Hart House programming.