Campus Recreation

University of Mississippi

FACILITY OPERATIONS

TURNER CENTER

The 155,000 sq. ft. facility opened in March of 1983. The Department of Health Exercise Science and Recreation Management and the Department of Campus Recreation are housed in the facility.  The Turner Center is the focal point for indoor recreational opportunities.

 

GENERAL BUILDING HOURS

Spring & Fall Semesters

Monday–Thursday:                         Turner 6am–10pm & Pool 6am–8:30am, 11am-9pm
Friday:                                              Turner 6am–9pm & Pool 6am-8:30am, 11am–8pm
Saturday:                                                                        Turner 9am–9pm & 12pm–7pm
Sunday:                                                                  Turner 1pm–10pm & Pool 3pm–9pm

Summer Sessions & Intersessions
Monday–Thursday:              Turner 6am–9pm & Pool 6am-8am, 11am–1pm, 4pm-8pm
Friday:                                  Turner 6am–8pm & Pool 6am-8am, 11am–1pm, 4pm-7pm
Saturday:                                                                      Turner 10am–8pm & 12pm–7pm
Sunday:                                                                    Turner 1pm–8pm & Pool 1pm–7pm

  • Facility operational hours are subject to change.
  • The Turner Center may or may not be closed when the University is officially closed.  Hours of use will be determined on an individual holiday/break basis.
  • On home football weekends, the Turner Center will be closed on Saturday.

ACTIVITY AREAS WITHIN THE TURNER CENTER

  • Gymnasium: Accommodating 4 basketball courts, 2 volleyball courts, and 3 badminton courts.
  • Jogging Track: 1/8-mile track elevated around perimeter of gymnasium.
  • Natatorium: Two 25 yard 8 lane swim areas plus a shallow activity area.  Two movable bulkheads separate these areas.  The pool depth ranges from 3.5ft to 13 ft.
  • Fitness Center: 10,000 square feet facility offering Free-weights, Selectorized Resistance Weights, and Cardiovascular machines.
  • Aerobics Studios: Offering a variety of aerobics classes.
  • Racquetball Courts: Seven courts.
  • Walleyball Courts: Two courts.
  • Squash Court: One Court.

 TENNIS COURTS

  • Stadium Courts: Eight courts with lights located behind the Ole Miss baseball field.  These courts are available throughout the day for recreational use. These courts are available for reservation by campus departments and student organizations for special events.
  • Turner Center Courts: Six unlit courts located to the southwest of the Turner Center.  Used for academic classes and recreational use.  Courts are available for reservation by campus departments and student organizations for special events.

OUTDOOR SPORTS COMPLEX

  1. Intramural Fields: Located past the Gillom Sports Complex.  Fields are available for Intramural events as well as recreational use.  Reservations for the fields can be made through the online submission form.
  2. Club Fields: Located past the Gillom Sports Complex.  Fields are available for Sport Club practices and matches only, and are not available for recreational reservations.
  3. Sand Volleyball Courts: Two lighted volleyball courts located past the Gillom Sports Complex.  Fields are available for Intramural events as well as recreational use.  Reservations for the courts can be made through the online submission form.
  4. Disk Golf Course:  Twenty-three hole Frisbee Golf course located throughout the Outdoor Sports Complex.  Course is available for recreational, Intramural & sport club use.

MEET THE FACILITY OPERATIONS STAFF

Jason

Jason Shirkey

Associate Director
jmshirke@olemiss.edu
662-915-5579


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Toya Heard

Operations Supervisor
toya@olemiss.edu
662-915-1128


Jaclyn Falzarano (c)

Jaclyn Falzarano

Graduate Assistant – Facility Operations
jfalzara@go.olemiss.edu
662-915-5575


Ashlee

Ashlee McHaney

Graduate Assistant – Facility Operations
amchane1@go.olemiss.edu
662-915-5575


Contacts

Campus Recreation Control Desk • Turner Center Lobby • 662-915-5591

Facility Reservations • 214 Turner Center • 662-915-5575

Aquatics Office • 102 Turner Center • 662-915-7946

Fitness Center • 301 Turner Center • 662-915-1130