Gym Accommodations

Boston University Fitness and Recreational Center (FITREC)

FitRec915 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston Univeristy offers a state-of-the-art Fitness and Recreation Center (FitRec), located on main campus. FitRec comes complete with a rock climbing wall, racquetball and squash courts, competition and recreational pools, (including a mini-lazy river), 7 courts of gymnasium space, multipurpose fitness rooms and 18,000 sq ft Fitness Center.

Full-time medical students are automatically granted full membership to FitRec. You must bring your Terrier Card with you for admittance.


The South End Fitness Center

35 Northampton Street, 4th Floorsefc-logo3

Boston  University School of Medicine has partnered with South End Fitness Center to offer medical students a convenient gym facility closer to campus. Students are responsible for covering 50% of the membership costs, $90, made payable by check or money order only – no cash or credit card accepted. Checks made out  to “Boston University School of Medicine”.

Please complete form below and bring a printed copy to A-2. Students must visit the Office of Student Affairs, A-2, to have forms authorized by OSA staff member prior to visiting SEFC.


Important Information about SEFC Membership:

  • SEFC membership is on a fiscal-year basis, from July 1 to June 30.
  • BUSM students must re-enroll annually to maintain access to the SEFC.
  • Incoming students can enroll on their first day as matriculated BUSM students (in August)
  • Current students can enroll starting July 1st of each year.
  • All students must visit the Student Affairs Office in person to sign membership documents.
  • March 1st is the deadline for medical students to request subsidized membership
  • Membership is valid until June 30 regardless of the start date of SEFC membership enrollment.