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Jesse Owens North (JON) Recreation Center

2151 Neil Ave., Columbus, OH 43210 • Phone: 614-292-0696 • Driving Directions

Guest passes are available for purchase. Only credit cards and BuckID are accepted.

Summer Semester

May 8 - August 20, 2016

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: Noon - 5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.

Special Holiday Hours and Closings

May 8 - 31: CLOSED

Memorial Day Weekend

Friday, May 27: CLOSED
Saturday, May 28: CLOSED
Sunday, May 29: CLOSED
Monday, May30: CLOSED

Independence Day Weekend

Friday, July 1: CLOSED
Saturday, July 2: CLOSED
Sunday, July 3: CLOSED
Monday, July 4: CLOSED

This fully accessible north campus satellite facility offers:

  • two basketball courts and one matted court which can be reserved for one hour of playing time
  • free weights 
  • strength training machines 
  • cardio equipment 

Equipment available for checkout with a valid BuckID includes:

  • men's and women's basketballs
  • dip belts
  • forearm blaster
  • jump ropes
  • squat bar neck support
  • weight belts
  • wrist straps
  • locks 

Day-use lockers are also available and locks are available to rent. Please note that bags are not allowed on the fitness floor.

Reserve a Basketball Court

At Jesse Owens North, groups can reserve a basketball court for one hour, once a week, by calling the scheduling office at 614-292-6481.