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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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Super Slow HIIT
October 21 2014 at 6:00 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
Push your muscles to failure in this controlled machine weight training class. A personal instructor will walk you through with personalized programs to help maximize lean muscle results. This is great for those seeking to lift weights and lose inches at the same time.This is a semester long specialthy class available wiht very limited capacity. Specialty pass $35.
Burn the Fat
October 22 2014 at 8:00 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
This class involves alternating cardio exercises with classic combination strength moves enabling you to get the benefits of both cardio and strength in a simple workout. Class is open to all levels!
Beginning TRX Movement
October 22 2014 at 10:00 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
Learn the TRX movement basics. We will use this unique suspension training to develop strength, balance, flexibility, and joint stability simultaneously. This class will be moderate to high intensity. Come ready to sweat!
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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