Facility Policies and Procedures
Use of Clark University athletic and recreational facilities is reserved for our students, employees, alumni and their guests. Use requires a valid Clark ID or Clark family pass and allows you one guest who must remain with you at all times. A member of the Clark community who is interested in hosting an event/game with several non-Clark people should contact the Athletic Department about available facility space.
Contact Facility Supervisors: Kneller Athletic Center / Bickmann Fitness Center / Dolan Field House / Swimming Pool
Kneller Ahletic Center: 57 Downing Street, Worcester, Mass., 01610
Dolan Field House/Granger Athletic Complex: 97 Beaver Street, Worcester, Mass., 01610
O'Brien Softball Field: 48 Rosslare Drive, Worcester, Mass. , 01610
Lake Quinsigamond, Donahue Rowing Center: 237 North Quinsigamond Avenue Shrewsbury, Mass. 01545
Kneller Athletic Center
The multipurpose George F. Kneller Athletic Center is Clark’s primary athletic facility. Located in the center of campus, the Kneller Athletic Center contains:
Memberships for Clark athletic facilities are available to Clark students, faculty, staff, alumni, and employee spouse/domestic partner and dependents. A yearly pass for spouse/domestic partner and dependents may be obtained by completing this form. To obtain these passes, you must hav a current Clark identification card. Dependents age 14 and older will receive their own pass. Dependents under the age of 14 will not be given an individual pass and must be accompanied by a member at all times. Spouse/domestic partner and dependents may be considered guests if not covered by a family membership.
For Clark students, COPACE students, Clark faculty/staff and employee family members as defined above there is no membership fee. Alumni memberships can be purchased for $150/individual membership or $250/family membership by completing this form.
Using the Athletic Facilities
To use the facilities, you need to have a valid Clark ID or athletic facilities pass. You may bring one guest with your ID or family pass. Your guest must remain with you at all times and is expected to leave with you. Guests and children of Clark community members who are under the age of 14 must be accompanied at all times. Children are not to be left unsupervised in any area of the building. Any ID’s left at the Proctor’s Desk at the end of the day will be taken to University Police.
GPS Address For This Facility Is 57 Downing Street, Worcester, Mass.
Use of the facilities is considered a privilege. Individuals not cooperating with established polices or Kneller staff members and proctors may have privileges revoked.
|Gymnasium - View Hours
Swimming Pool - View Hours
Racquetball/Squash Courts - View Hours (Same as gymnasium)
Locker Rooms and Lockers
There are men’s and women’s locker rooms in the Kneller Athletic Center along with a faculty-staff locker room and varsity team rooms. The area in the general locker room is available for use by the Clark community. Permanent lockers (limited availability) for faculty and staff are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information and to reserve a space or be placed on the waiting list contact Paul Phillips at 508.793.7430 or [email protected]. General day-use lockers are available for everyone. You must provide your own lock and remove it when you leave each day. Clark University is not responsible for lost or stolen articles.
Bickmann Fitness Center
The following guidelines will help ensure a safe and cooperative operation of the Bickman Fitness Center
User privileges are for Clark students, faculty, staff, family members 17 years of age and older. Family members include domestic partners and dependents (as defined by the Human Resources Employment Guideline Manual). You can obtain a facility membership pass for facult/staff domestic partners or dependens or alumni by completing this form .
For more information contact Katleyn Morrison at 508.793.7161 or [email protected].
Hours subject to change and may vary upon demand.
Summer hours posted at end of the spring semester.
It is highly recommended that each person participate in a brief, one-time orientation session to become familiar with proper use of the equipment, safety precautions, and general facility use. It is mandatory for everyone to complete a liability waiver form each year before using the equipment. Users of the facility must leave a valid Clark ID with the instructor on duty upon entering the Bickman Fitness Center.
Dolan Field House/Outdoor Facilities
Lake Quinsigamond Boathouse –
Directions to the Dolan Field House, Granger Athletic Fields, O’Brien Softball Field and Lake Quinsigamond Boathouse are available at the Kneller Athletic Center and on the athletic web site: www.clarkathletics.com