Jesse Owens South (JOS) Recreation Center
175 W. 11th Ave., Columbus, OH 43210 • Phone: 614-292-7621 • Driving Directions
All types of guest passes are available for purchase. Only credit cards and BuckID are accepted.
May Session and Summer Term Hours (Sunday, May 4 - Friday, August 22)
Monday - Thursday: 7 a.m. - Midnight
Friday: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday: Noon - 7 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - Midnight
Autumn Semester (Saturday, August 23 - Tuesday, December 9)
Monday - Thursday: 6 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Friday: 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 2 a.m.
Labor Day Weekend
Saturday, August 30: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday, August 31: Noon - 10 p.m.
Monday, September 1: 6 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Wednesday, November 26 - Saturday, November 29: CLOSED
Sunday, November 30: 4 p.m. - 2 a.m.
This fully accessible, air-conditioned south campus satellite facility offers:
- two basketball courts
- a table tennis area
- free weights
- strength training machines
- cardio equipment
Equipment available for checkout with a valid BuckID includes:
- men's or women's basketballs
- dip belts
- forearm blaster
- jump ropes
- squat bar neck support
- table tennis paddles
- weight belts
- wrist straps
- agility ladder
Day-use lockers are also available and locks are available to rent. Please note that bags are not allowed on the fitness floor.