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Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center

Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center

Established in 2000, joined Department of Athletics in 2010


Calendar of Events

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Cycle Burn
July 28 2014 at 8:30 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
This class focuses on cardio challenges and hill climbs at verying speeds and resistance for all levels.
Women's Only Nia
July 28 2014 at 9:00 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
Nia is a completely unique fitness program of fusion fitness. It encompasses the martial arts, the healing arts and dance. 
Butts and Gutts
July 28 2014 at 10:00 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
This class is specifically designed to target your core and lower body with a combination of exercises using equipment and your own body weight. This class will work on shaping and toning your abs, butts, hips, and thighs.  Class is for all levels.
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Location / Contact Us

The Department of Campus Recreation is located in the Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center.

The Mort Harris RFC is in the center of campus, directly across from the Student Center Building and across the mall from the Undergraduate Library. The mailing address is:

5210 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 577-2348
Fax (313) 577-5843

View the Wayne State University campus map.

Parking for the Mort Harris RFC is conveniently located in structures 2 and 5 on Anthony Wayne Drive. Metered parking is also available along Cass between Warren and Palmer and on Warren between Cass and the Lodge service drive.

Driving directions to the university.

The Mort Harris RFC has four floors.
The lower level offers:

  • HammerStrength plate loaded equipment 
  • Free weights 
  • Spinning group fitness studio 
  • Massage studio 
  • Campus recreation interns office
The first floor offers: 
  • Women’s Only workout area 
  • Cardio equipment 
  • HumanSport strength line 
  • Mind and Body group fitness studio 
  • Stretching area 
  • Personal training office 
  • Concessions 
  • Campus recreation administrative office
The second floor offers: 
  •  2 multi-purpose courts 
  •  Group fitness studio 258 and group fitness studio 250 
  •  Lounge area 
The third floor offers: 
  •  Walking/running track 
  •  Cardio equipment