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Athletics/Gym FAQ

Effective Monday, March 16, Caltech's athletic and recreational facilities are closed until further notice. The gym will be staffed Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20 from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., and 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. for retrieval of personal belongings. Individuals who are not able to return during this timeframe should contact the Athletic Director, Betsy Mitchell, to make arrangements.

Caltech is closing the gym as a preventative measure that aligns with advice from public health experts on social distancing practices that can help slow the transmission of the COVID-19 virus in the broader community.

There are currently no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Caltech community.

No. Effectively immediately group activities and scheduled classes have been suspended for the foreseeable future.

Caltech's athletics facility will be staffed Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., and 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Members with lockers may retrieve personal belongings during those hours. Individuals who are not able to come to the facility during this timeframe should contact the Athletic Director, Betsy Mitchell, to schedule an appointment to retrieve their belongings.

If you pay for your membership directly, we will extend the length of your membership by the amount of time we are closed. This change will be implemented before we reopen the facilities.

If your membership fee is paid via payroll deduction, we have automatically stopped the payroll deduction process. This change will be reflected in your next paycheck (March 26 or April 3) and will remain in effect until the gym reopens.