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Cornell University

Recreational Services

Welcome to Big Red Rec!

Cornell Recreational Services ('Big Red Rec') provides facilities, programs and educational opportunities for the Cornell Community to promote healthy lifestyles.

Latest Announcements

Spinning® Instructor Certification & "Creating a Journey Ride" Workshop

Spinning® Instructor Certification

Date: October 21, 2023

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm in Helen Newman Hall Dance Studio

Cost: $355 (including course materials)

Register here

"Creating a Journey Ride" Workshop

Date: October 22, 2023

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm in Helen Newman Hall Dance Studio

Cost: $109

Student Personal Training - Waitlist Status

CFC Personal Trainers are currently not accepting new clients while we work through our wait list.  We appreciate your patience and interest in our services!  If you would like to hold a spot on the waiting list, please fill out the Personal Training Request Form

How to get a free Fitness Center Membership:

All PE courses are now on Canvas

The PE course you are enrolled in will appear on your Canvas Dashboard. Please read all the information on your PE Canvas course to stay up to date with PE policies, requirements, and other class information. Questions about Canvas should be referred to Todd Webster at or (607) 255-4261.