Practice your swing.
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 if the guest has purchased a day pass which must be purchased online and in advance (in-person sales at TTC no longer available).
- Unless otherwise indicated, a minimum of two courts will be available during the hours listed here (please review carefully – exceptions are numerous during winter months and may be added).
- Court usage is for 1-hour per day per group. Reservations are required unless otherwise noted.
- 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 attendant at entry desk or 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 supervisor will assist or find a manager who is familiar with the equipment. For more information on TTC and outdoor courts, click here.
Indoor Tennis Court Reservations
Track & Tennis Center
100 Ashford Street
Reservation availability varies throughout the academic year. During the summer, courts are available on a walk-in basis during hours listed below. Reservations can be made up to 48 hours in advance during the fall and spring semesters.
Summer 2023 (May 24 – June 9)
Two courts (minimum) are available to full-time students and FitRec members ONLY (and their guests via purchase of a day pass).
1 Hour per group max. unless no one is waiting to play. No reservations, drop-in only.
Track & Tennis Center Hours
May 24 - June 9
Mon - Fri, 9 am - 5 pm
June 10 - September 4
Closed (Renovations - Infield resurfacing project)
Court Information and Policies
Important Note: Click here for Track and Tennis Reservation page information.
Outdoor Tennis Courts
285 Babcock Street
The three hard courts are available to full-time students and FitRec members ONLY (and their guests – see policy below) on a walk-up basis from dawn to dusk beginning after spring break (based on changing daylight over course of semester).
Court availability subject to change based on Case Center hours as well as occasional interruption from BU varsity use, FitRec Instructional programs, and other events.
Users are required to enter/exit through Case Center (off of Babcock Street).
Notice: The outdoor tennis courts are generally open and playable for the fall semester (through mid-November when nets are removed), after spring break (weather pending), and throughout the summer. Please note the courts will be closed from early May to mid-June for BU Commencement preparations, ceremonies, and breakdown, as well as resurfacing. 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.
|Track and Tennis Center Control Desk
|TTC Facility Rentals for University Affiliated Events
Contact Stephen Schreiber, Athletics
|Facility Rentals for Non-University Events
Contact Stephen Schreiber, Athletics
Shoes and balls which mark the courts are prohibited. Youth members may participate only under adult supervision.
Check-in procedures & check-in locations
A valid Boston University Terrier Card with FitRec membership must be presented by each player in order to claim a reservation and use the facility. Members and full-time students can bring a guest if that guest has purchased a day pass.
Forfeiture of reservation
If a reservation is not claimed within 15 minutes of the reservation start time, all rights to that reservation are forfeited. Parties found to be stacking reservations will forfeit all reservations that day.