Studley Gym & Dance Studio

Changes due to COVID-19

Due to the coronovirus pandemic, many of the services and facilities available at Dalplex have been altered or are temporarily unavailable.

Studley Gym is only open for noon hoops and athletics and recreation programming.

Lockerroom are only available for washroom and hand washing purposes. Lockers and showers remain closed.

The Dance Studio will remain closed to members until further notice. 

For more information, please consult our phased reopening plan.

Information updated: October 2, 2020

Built in 1932, Studley Gymnasium remains a busy venue for sport, recreation and fitness pursuits at Dalhousie. A number of the Tigers varsity teams practice at Studley and it is a hub of intramural activity throughout the academic year.

In the basement of Studley is a dance studio with a hardwood floor surface measuring 21 metres by 11 metres. The dance studio is widely used for Dalhousie sport clubs, fitness programs and leisure classes and, similarly to the gymnasium, is available to rent by the community.

There are men's and women's change rooms in the basement of Studley Gymnasium for Dalplex member use with day-use lockers available, as well as shower facilties.

Studley Gymnasium is located at 6185 South Street, opposite Wickwire Field & the Killam Library. The main entrance, however, is off of University Avenue. Click here to locate the Studley gym and dance studio on Dalhousie's campus map.

Find out more...

To find out more about renting Studley Gymnasium or Dance Studio, visit our facility rentals section or to make a reservation please contact us at or (902) 494-6467.