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Members of the Fitness & Recreation Center also gain access to the Track & Tennis Center, located at 100 Ashford Street. The Track & Tennis Center (TTC) features a banked six-lane 200 meter indoor track, an exterior flat jogging lane, tennis courts, golf range (for recreational class only), and locker rooms with day-use lockers. FitRec members are eligible to use the TTC for recreational use; members may bring guests at the guest fee rate of $12 (credit card only).

Indoor tennis court reservations
Track & Tennis Center
100 Ashford Street

Reservation availability varies throughout the semester. During the summer, courts are available on a walk-in basis during hours listed below.

How to Make a Tennis Reservation

Reminder: You must be either a full-time student or a FitRec member to make a reservation. Reservations go live at midnight the day before. (Ex: Reservations for Wednesday open Tuesday at midnight.)

  1. Click on “Make a Reservation.”
  2. Check that you are searching the preferred date by clicking “Court Search Criteria”.
  3. Select your preferred reservation time from the search results, then click “add to cart”.
  4. Log in using either your BU email account or your FitRec account. If you have neither a BU Email account nor a FitRec account, you must register for a FitRec account.
  5. Choose yourself as “Player #1” and click “continue”. A usage code is not required.
  6. Select “Proceed to Checkout”. When prompted, check that your billing information is accurate, then click “continue”.
  7. Your reservation has now been booked and you will receive an email confirmation.
  8. Please be sure that you are logged out after reserving your court and check your email promptly to confirm that you have a court reserved.

Make a Reservation

Track & Tennis Center Hours

Monday

8 pm - 10 pm

Tuesday - Friday

9 am - 2 pm
8 pm - 10 pm
*Only one court will be available 11 am - 2 pm on Wednesdays

Saturday - Sunday

2 pm - 10 pm

Court Information and Policies
Fall & Spring Semester: Unless otherwise indicated, a minimum of two courts will be available to FitRec members only during the hours listed here (exceptions are noted). Reservations are for one-hour only per group, are required at all times during Fall and Spring academic semesters, and must be made using your account at www.bu.edu/fitrec. Stacking reservations is prohibited and may result in loss of TTC privileges or Membership.
Guests are welcome at $12/day, and passes can be purchased at the Track & Tennis Center Control Desk at the time of your reservation (credit card required unless you have exact amount in cash). Please be respectful of those playing on adjacent courts. If no one is waiting to play on your court after one hour, players are welcome to stay as long as it is still recreational tennis hours. Please notify the supervisor on duty if courts are unsafe for any reason. DO NOT adjust, set-up or breakdown tennis nets - a supervisor will assist, or find a manager who is familiar with the equipment.
For more information on TTC and outdoor courts, click here.

Winter Break (December 13, 2018 - January 21, 2019): Use of courts during Winter Break is on a drop-in basis for members only. Unless otherwise indicated, a minimum of two courts will be available during the hours listed here (please review carefully - exceptions are noted). Guests are welcome at $12/day, and passes must be purchased in advance at the FitRec Member Services Desk. Please be respectful of those playing on adjacent courts. If no one is waiting to play on your court after one hour, players are welcome to stay as long as it is still recreational tennis hours. Please contact the Fitrec Member Services desk at 617-358-3740 if courts are unsafe for any reason. DO NOT adjust, set-up or breakdown tennis nets - a manager who is familiar with the equipment will assist you.

Exceptions

Thursday, December 13 - Friday, December 14

9 am - 2 pm

Saturday, December 15 - Sunday, December 16

Closed

Monday, December 17 - Friday, December 21

9 am - 2 pm

Saturday, December 22 - Tuesday, January 1

Closed

Wednesday, January 2 - Friday, January 4

9 am - 2 pm

Saturday, January 5 & Sunday, January 6

Closed

Monday, January 7

12 pm - 5 pm

Tuesday, January 8 - Thursday, January 10

8 am - 12 pm

Friday, January 11

12 pm - 5 pm

Saturday, January 12 - Monday, January 21

Closed

Outdoor tennis court reservations
Case Center
285 Babcock Street

The three hard courts are available to FitRec Members and Full-Time Students on a walk-up basis at the courts between 9 am – 8 pm daily.

Schedule subject to occasional interruption from instructional programs and other events. If weather permits, classes generally run outdoors on Mondays and Wednesdays between the hours of 9 am and 2 pm in the fall, spring, and summer. Summer classes also take place on the outdoor courts between 9 am and 1 pm on Saturdays, and Monday through Thursday evenings between 4pm and 8pm.

Notice: The outdoor tennis courts are generally open and playable for the fall semester (through mid-November), after spring break, and throughout the summer. Please note the courts will be closed from early to late May for BU Commencement preparations, ceremonies and breakdown. The availability of the courts is also subject to other scheduled events. Please be respectful those playing on adjacent courts. If others are waiting, please limit court time to 1 hour per group. For more information, please contact facility management at 617-353-2771.

 

Phone numbers

 

Track and Tennis Center Control Desk
(Information only)
617-358-3139
Facility Hours 617-358-3740
TTC Facility Rentals for University Affiliated Events
Contact Tim Cavanaugh
617-353-4632
Facility Rentals for Non-University Events
Contact Alan Weinberger, Athletics
617-353-4632

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