Recreation, Fitness & Wellness

Something for Everyone

Summer Hours have begun!

Mueller Center:

Mon-Fri 7am-8pm

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm

87 Gym:

Mon-Fri 11am-2pm



Welcoming Facilities

The Mueller Center is the hub of personal fitness and wellness on the Rensselaer Campus.  Operated by the Rensselaer Union, the Mueller Center's facilities, fitness classeswellness programs and many services foster a friendly, judgment free environment. 


All Skill Levels Welcome

We encourage people of all fitness levels to get involved with recreational activities. Whether you've never stepped foot inside a fitness center or you're an experienced weight lifter, we welcome you to visit us and let us help you reach your fitness goals.


Student Employment

There are several student employment opportunities throughout recreation, fitness, and wellness areas.  Those interested in pursuing a position within this field should visit Student Employment for additional details.

Operating Hours

Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am-12:00 am
Friday: 7:00 am-9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-7:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am-12:00 am


The Mueller Center is located on 15th Street, between Sage Avenue and Bouton Road

Contact Info

Visit the Mueller Center during regular operating hours or call us at (518)276-2874.

Director of the Mueller Center, Recreation and Club Sports

Steve Allard 

Fitness Classes and General Information

Donna Sutton, Operations Specialist

John Nehrich, Program Coordinator


Club Sports and Wellness Institute Programming

Erika Lawson, Assistant Director, Mueller Center


Strength and Conditioning Services

Rachel Jones, Asst. Strength and Conditioning Coach


Outdoor Recreation Programs

James Bradbury, Asst. Director of Recreation and Outdoor Programs



Jennifer Wehner, Intramurals & Recreation Coordinator,

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