Campus Recreation

75 Keaney Road, Mackal Field House, Room 104, Kingston, RI 02881 – p. 401.874.5926 hotline. 401.874.4343 f. 401.874.4829

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  • There is still time to register your team for Broomball as well as Ice Hockey. Sign-ups end Friday 10/9
  • Yoga with Angela at 3pm today in the Anna Fascitelli Mind/Body Studio as part of Diversity Week
  • Squat your way to a t-shirt
  • Fitwell day proves to be a hit. 325lbs. 6 reps is the goal to beat.
  • Want to start doing. improve or increase your Pull Ups?? Stop by Mackal at the TRX area this Thursday 10-12 or 5-7

Fitness & Wellness Facilities



Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center

The new AF Center is located across from Hope Commons in the heart of campus. Over 75 pieces of state-of-the-art cardiovascular and strength training machines are throughout the building. Other features include a full body circuit training line, functional and strength training areas, new spin bikes, TRX suspension training, 3 group exercise studios and a Wellness Resource Center.  Interactive equipment, personal viewing screens, Wi-Fi access, and Cardio Theatre© have been included to enhance the user’s experience.  URI’s sustainability initiatives have been incorporated through the use “green” materials and this project will meets LEED© “Silver” certification.  The Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center has been made to create a fitness club atmosphere and experience from the moment you step foot in the door, walk through spacious air-conditions workout areas, and shower in the accommodating locker rooms – specifically designed to make our members comfortable!

Revised Facility Hours & Shutdown Dates (PDF)

GENERAL HOURS:  September – Mid May
Monday – Thursday
6:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m.- 11:00 p.m.

Mackal Cardio Room

A 5,000 sq. ft. facility which offers new top of the line cardiovascular equipment including 8 Precor treadmills, 10 Precor ellipitcals (5 with arms), 3 adaptive motion trainers, 5 ARC trainers, 14 recumbent/ upright bikes, 1 Sci-Fit Upperbody Ergometer, 4 Concept II rowers Model D and 2 stairmasters.

Also located in the Cardio Center is a large open area complete with mats for stretching and equipment such as the Ab Coaster, Hammer Strength chin/dip and plenty of necessary items for functional training like medicine balls, kettlebells, foam rollers and stability balls.  This area now houses the Cybex strength training circuit, a special athletic flooring section, and dumbbells ranging from 3 – 50 lbs.

The Mackal Fitness Center will be CLOSED for home Track Meets and Special Events (including set-up and tear down).

GENERAL HOURS:  September – Mid May
Mondays – Thursday
6:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1:00 – 9:30 p.m.

Mackal Weight Room

The Weight Room is a 3,800 sq. ft. space featuring a brand new Cybex strength training circuit, double sets of dumbbells ranging from 5lbs to 150lbs, a power cage, squat rack, multi-rack cable station & smith machine. New pieces include a Hammer Strength Chest/Back & a Hammer Strength Glute-Ham Developer. Plates range from 2.5 to 100lbs (iron & rubber) and there are various bars and attachments for your workout needs.

Exercise orientations are free to all students, Platinum, and Rec Pass members. A Fitness staff member will provide you with an introduction to the equipment in the Mackal Weight Room and Fitness Center.

GENERAL HOURS:  September – Mid May
Monday &
6:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1:00 – 9:30 p.m.

Fitness Center Hours are subject to change.
For precise information on facility availability, patrons are urged to check the Weekly Open Rec Schedule or by calling the Rec Hotline at 401.874.4343.


Tootell Group Exercise Studio

This group exercise studio is located above the Tootell Aquatic Center.  It is a spacious room that offers many popular classes and more.


Wellness Resource Center (WRC)

The Wellness Resource Center is located in the Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center.  The WRC will be open to URI students designed to enhance your Fitness & Wellness Center experience by providing a path to well-being!  You must be FitWell or Platinum member in order to attend open WRC hours and workshops.

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