Pratt Recreation Center

The Pratt Fitness and Recreation Center—an $18.5 million Jeanette and Edmund T. Pratt, Jr. center—boasts a 77,000-square-foot facility containing a modern 3,000-seat gymnasium with three full-size basketball, volleyball and badminton courts; an elevated Mondo-X indoor jogging track; an eight-lane competitive-size swimming pool; a weight and fitness room; racquetball courts and locker rooms. It also features a state-of-the-art Human Performance Lab and “smart classrooms” equipped with fiber-optic Internet access for use by the LIU Post Health and Physical Education programs.


Interested in working at the Pratt Fitness and Recreation Center? For an application, click here.

Check out our Recreational Sports and Intramural Leagues/Tournaments.

Spring Semester Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday:  6:45am-12:00am
Friday:      6:45am- 9:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday:   10:00am-9:00pm

Mon, Wed, & Fri:  7am-9am, 12:45pm-1:45pm, 6pm-9pm
Tues & Thurs:  7am-9am & 6pm-9pm
Saturday & Sunday:  1pm-5pm

*Please note:  Due to Varsity Swim meet
Saturday, Jan. 24th the pool will be open 3:30pm-5:00pm

In addition, the Gymnasium may be closed for general use due to Varsity Teams practices and Varsity games.  All other areas of the Pratt Center (except the pool) may be open for general use.