Keohane Sports Center
The Nannerl O. Keohane Sports Center, (KSC) named for Nannerl Keohane '61 (Wellesley president, 1981-1993), is the focal point for recreation and fitness at Wellesley College. The KSC is home to 13 varsity athletics teams, a diverse physical education curriculum, and a wide variety of recreational, intramural, and wellness activities for the entire College community. The KSC is also home to the:
- Athletic Training Room
- Chandler Pool
- Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse
- Fitness Center
- Varsity Weight Room
- Wellesley Athletics Hall of Fame
On the upper level of the Sports Center are two large, mirrored dance/yoga studios and a Multipurpose Gym. The Dance Studios are used for a variety of PE classes, including zumba, pilates, yoga, and a broad dance curriculum. They are also home to Wellesley's fencing team and many dance clubs and recreational fitness classes for students, faculty, and staff. The Multipurpose Gym is used for PE classes, student-run clubs, and a host of intramural activities, including volleyball, soccer, basketball, and dodgeball. It is also available for open recreation.
The lower level of the Sports Center includes five squash courts. These courts are home to Wellesley PE classes and are open for KSC members from early morning until closing (racquets and balls may be checked out at the Front Desk). The courts also serve as auxiliary dance studios and rehearsal spaces for a wide variety of student organizations.
Hours & Location
The Keohane Sports Center and Fitness Center is open for students, Wellesley College employees and alums. Swipe access is required to enter Keohane Sports Center (KSC) interior spaces, including the fitness center and locker rooms. All visitors to the College must be vaccinated. Masking is optional for visitors on campus.
Standard KSC Hours of Operation (while classes are in session):
- Monday thru Thursday: 7:00 AM-11:00 PM
- Friday: 7:00 AM-10:00 PM
- Saturday: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
- Sunday: 10:00 AM-10:00 PM