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Important Information: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

All academic instruction will continue online through the end of the spring 2020 terms. Residence halls, and faculty and staff offices are closed. This includes the Hudson Hall Fitness Center. All in-person events and activities are cancelled until further notice.

Academic School Year Hours

Monday - Thursday        7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday        7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday         10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Winter Break Hours

Monday - Thursday       7 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Friday - Sunday       Closed

Summer Break Hours

Monday - Thursday     7 a.m. - 12 p.m.
4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday      7 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday     Closed

Facilities may be closed if conditions warrant such action. Changes to the schedule will be posted at the front desk as well as on the appropriate boards around the facility.

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Mercy College Fitness Center

The 5,000 square-foot Mercy College Fitness Center is located on the first floor of Hudson Hall on the Dobbs Ferry Campus. The Fitness Center is equipped with top-of-the-line fitness equipment and offers access to all members of the Mercy College community (Current Students, Staff, Faculty and Alumni). Since its completion in January 2016, the Fitness Center holds a wealth of options for the recreational exercise. There is a variety of state-of-the-art cardio equipment including Treadmills, Ellipticals, StairMasters, Skiers, Stationary Bicycles and more connected with individual cable televisions and pre-uploaded workouts. Community members are also encouraged to use an assortment of brand-new plate stack loaded resistance training machines for isolated strength training of every body part. Within the free-weight area of the Fitness Center there are also multiple pairs of dumbbells ranging from 5 to 100 pounds with adjustable and fixed benches as well as Hammer Strength and Rogue Squat Racks. Included in the facility are locker rooms with showers and bathroom amenities for all users.

Contact Us

The facility, as well as the entire strength program, is overseen by:
JD Tom - Fitness Center Manager and Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Dan Steinberg - Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach and Intramurals Coordinator

If you have any further questions, please call the front desk at 914-888-5233.

Class Offerings

Summer Zoom Workouts

Beginning the first week of June the Fitness Center staff is proud to offer remote Zoom workout classes. Dates and times are TBD. Please contact


Yoga classes will resume for the Fall 2020 semester. 

Alumni Benefits

The state-of-the-art Fitness Center on the Dobbs Ferry Campus will now be available for Mercy College Alumni to join at a low introductory rate of $100 per year. Visit the alumni page to learn more.

Strength & Conditioning

In addition to its role as the College’s fitness facility, the center is also used for training for all 10 NCAA Division II varsity athletic teams. The spacious weight room is highlighted by Hammer Strength and Rogue combination racks. The room also features the Maverick Logo on Iron Grip Dumbbells and Weight plates. Bumper Plates, Specialty Bars, Resistance Bands and other Safety equipment provides a safe workout environment for student-athletes in training.

All team strength and conditioning workouts are conducted by certified professional strength and conditioning coaches. The mission of the strength and conditioning staff is to design and implement sport-specific, individualized training programs to enhance athletic performance, minimize injury risk and support our student-athletes, coaches and varsity athletics teams in the pursuit of excellence in sports, classroom and community.

The Free Weight Area of the Fitness Center may be reserved during Varsity Team Lifts on occasion.  The Strength & Conditioning Team Lift Schedule will be posted at the front desk as well as on the appropriate boards around the facility.  For more information about Team Lifts and Varsity Team Lift Schedules, please visit the Fitness Center Front Desk.

Recreational Activities

The Fitness Center is the hub of on-campus recreational activities. During operating hours, the Mercy College Community can borrow various sporting equipment including basketballs, volleyballs, footballs, soccer balls, frisbees and more for use in our outdoor or indoor facilities.