Campus services adjusting hours for spring break

March 11, 2011

The Recreational Sports Center, Purdue University Libraries and Purdue Memorial Union are among campus services and offices scheduling reduced hours of operation during spring break.

The Division of Recreational Sports will have early closings today (March 11); the Boilermaker Aquatic Center (AQUA) will close at 8:30 p.m. and everything else that is open will close at 9 p.m.

Spring break hours will continue through March 19. During that time, the fitness centers in Owen, Tarkington and Wiley halls will be closed. In Lambert Fieldhouse, the squash court is closed March 9-20 for maintenance and the gymnasium will be closed March 10-20 for maintenance.

On the two Saturdays of spring break (March 12 and 19), hours will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the East/West Gym, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at TREC (Turf Recreation Exercise Center); and 12:30-5:30 p.m. at AQUA. On Sunday (March 13), hours will be noon-6 p.m. at the East/West Gym, noon-6 p.m. at TREC, and 12:30-5:30 p.m. at AQUA. On Monday-Friday of spring break (March 14-18), hours will be 11 a.m.-9 p.m. at the East/West Gym, 5:30 a.m.-9 p.m. at TREC, and 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. plus 5-7 p.m. at AQUA.

Except at Lambert, standard hours will resume March 20. Rec Sports calendar information is at

Purdue University Libraries will operate on reduced hours March 12-20. On Monday-Friday of spring break, most libraries will be open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. On Saturday, March 12, all are closed except Engineering, which will be open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. All libraries will be closed March 13 and 19. About half will be open for some hours March 20. UnderGrounds Caf? will be closed March 14-20. More is at

Purdue Memorial Union and Stewart Center will maintain nearly all standard building hours. A summary of hours of the buildings, Union restaurants and other services is available in a PDF file.