Fitness Center & Recreation

The Fitness Center on Cincinnati State’s Clifton Campus is equipped with a variety of exercise equipment, including cardio machines and free weights. Athletic performance equipment allows for more intense training and additional training opportunities are available.

The Fitness Center is available to all current students, faculty, and staff members. You must have a valid Surge ID Card to enter.

Locker Rooms

Cincinnati State offers locker rooms for men and women who are using the College’s Fitness Center or gymnasium. Lockers are available for use on a first-come, first-served basis.

Each individual must bring their own lock to secure personal belongings in a locker while using the Fitness Center or the gym. Bags are not permitted inside the Fitness Center.  Please use the locker room, with your own lock, to store personal belongings.

Personal Fitness Trainers

Personal fitness trainers are available to help Cincinnati State students, faculty, and staff meet their health and fitness goals.

Fitness Center Hours

Professional supervision is provided during all open times

  • Monday through Thursday – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 
  • Closed Saturday & Sunday

Learn more about what is available to students while on campus.

Campus Life


Game Room

The Game Room is located on the Lower Level of the Advanced Technology & Learning Center.

  • Games available at no cost with a SurgeCard (student ID card) include table tennis, foosball, billiards, Xbox, and board games.
  • Only currently-enrolled Cincinnati State students may use the Game Room.

Disc Golf Course

The Surge Disc Golf course on the Clifton Campus is placed in a beautiful greenspace area, which includes multiple species of trees, bushes, and flowering shrubs that highlight every season of the year.

Each of the holes on the course has been named to recognize a nearby significant tree species.