Recreation & Athletic Facilities

Bard Athletic Center

The newly renovated Bard Athletic Center, located on the 3b level of the building, features a 20-yard swimming pool, two levels of new cardio equipment, one squash court, a gymnasium, an aerobics/multi-purpose exercise room, lockers, showers, and saunas. Students can develop a workout program using the facility's treadmills, ellipticals, stationary bicycles, rowing machines, stair climbers, and dumbbell sets and benches. The center also offers a number of scheduled exercise programs throughout the year. The facility is handicapped accessible. Students can call the Office of Housing Services (212-304-7000) or the Bard Athletic Center (212-304-7010) for information regarding services, programs, and fees.

Morningside Campus

The Marcellus Hartley Dodge Physical Fitness Center features two full-size gyms, two swimming pools, seventeen squash and handball courts, a fully-equipped exercise and weight room, judo-karate room, fencing room, wrestling room, indoor track, and two saunas. Also on campus are four tennis courts and platform tennis court.

Baker Field

Baker Field, Columbia’s principal outdoor athletic facility located at the northern tip of Manhattan, features a football field and stadium, a baseball field, soccer field, running track, seven tennis courts, and several practice fields.