Campus Recreation Facility Hours

Facility Operating Status

Updated 3/16/20 at 12:00pm. Yates Field House is currently CLOSED.

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For more information, please read our latest announcement.

Notice: All holiday and weather hour updates will be regularly posted here. Please refer to this page for all of the most up-to-date operating hour information.

General Facility Hours

Yates Field House operates on Academic Year Hours from late August through mid-May. The Spring 2020 Academic Year Hours will be in effect starting January 8 through May 3, 2020.

Mon-Thurs: 6:00am-Midnight
Fri: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sat & Sun: 9:00am-10:00pm

Mon-Fri: 8:00am-6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am-1:00pm
Sun: Closed

Mon-Thurs: 6:30am-10:00pm
Fri: 6:30am-9:00pm
Sat & Sun: 9:00am-9:00pm
*Please note that the McCarthy pool hosts swim lessons, swim meets, and Club and Varsity Swim Team practices. To see a schedule of pool and lane closures, view the Full Pool Schedule.

Yates Field House operates on Summer Hours from mid-May through late August and Winter Hours from mid-December through mid-January. Additional closings and abbreviated hours occur surrounding university-recognized holidays.

Summer 2020 Hours (Monday, May 4 – Sunday, August 23, 2020)

Mon-Fri: 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sat-Sun: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Mon-Thurs: 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sat-Sun: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Mon-Fri: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sun: Closed

Special Hours

Yates Field House operates on closings and abbreviated hours surrounding university-recognized holidays and other planned events.

Yates Field House has again partnered with the Georgetown University community to host the Georgetown University Law Commencement Diploma Ceremony and Reception on Sunday, May 17, 2020.

Yates will be closed Saturday, May 16 through Sunday, May 17, 2020.

We will resume regular operating hours on Monday, May 18, 2020. Thank you for helping us support our 2020 Georgetown University graduates!

Memorial Day (Monday, May 25, 2020) 
MAIN FLOOR: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Pool: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
MEMBERSHIP OFFICE: Closed Saturday, May 23 – Monday, May 25, 2020

Independence Day (Saturday, July 4, 2020)
MAIN FLOOR: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
POOL: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Please note that every August, Yates Field House closes for up to two weeks to complete maintenance projects, facility updates, and general cleaning and refreshing of the facility. The dates of the August Maintenance Closing will be communicated at the beginning of the summer via emails, website announcements, and facility signage.

2020 Maintenance Closing
Yates Field House will close Saturday, August 8 through Sunday, August 23, 2020 for our annual maintenance closing. Please check back for more details in May.

Labor Day (Monday, September 7, 2020) 
MAIN FLOOR: 9:00am-9:00pm
POOL: 9:00am-8:00pm
MEMBERSHIP OFFICE: Closed Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7

Weather Scenarios & Operational Status

The operational status of Yates Field House is determined by the overall status of the university as announced by DEMOC on the Georgetown University Operational Status webpage.  The list below describes the Yates status scenarios pending DEMOC announcements.

We’re open. Everything normal.

•Field House open normal hours 
•LRED classes held unless notified otherwise by the instructor
•Group Fitness ON as scheduled
•Intramurals ON as scheduled 

•Field House opens when the campus opens 
•LRED, Group Fitness, & Intramurals that take place after opening will be held 

•Field House opens at Noon 
•LRED, Group Fitness – cancelled 
•Check Campus Recreation website for Intramural updates 
•Check Campus Recreation website for potential closing time changes 

•If students are on a Holiday break, Yates is closed 
•If students are at campus: Field House opens at noon 
•LRED, Group Fitness – cancelled 
•Check Campus Recreation website for intramural updates 
•Check Campus Recreation website for potential closing time changes 

•Field House will close early, check Campus Recreation website for closing time 
•Any LRED, Group Fitness & Intramural activities scheduled after the “designated departure time” are cancelled.