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Athletic Complex

Located on the North East corner of the Waterloo campus

Home to Golden Hawk: basketball, swimming, recreation, fitness, intramural programs and special interest classes.

Wilfrid Laurier University houses some of the finest facilities in the country. Many of the facilities offered are available for rent by outside organizations. For further information regarding facility details and rental options, please follow the appropriate link(s) below.

Click here to fill out a Booking Request Form

The features of the Athletic Complex include:

  • Three-court gymnasium
  • Olympic-length pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Two dance and aerobics studios
  • International squash courts
  • Rock climbing wall
  • Two multi-purpose classrooms
  • Hawk Shop store
  • Golden Hawk lounge


    All user groups are booked back-to-back to accommodate as many as possible. Please show patience and understanding so staff are able to show good service to all users. All user groups MUST be out of the reserved activity area five minutes prior to the end of the time on their contract.


    All Athletic Complex staff are First Aid and CPR-certified, and are able to respond to any and all injuries at the Athletic Complex or on Alumni Field. If you or any member of your group is injured or has a medical-related problem, please contact the Hawk Desk at the entrance to the Athletic Complex. From there, staff can dispatch Emergency Medical Services if required. If the Athletic Complex is not open or staff cannot be accessed, users can use the Emergency Pull Station at the North-West corner of Alumni Field to reach Campus Safety and Security.

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