Alumni Athletics & Convocation Center

The Alumni Athletics & Convocation Center (AA&CC) is a 135,000 square-foot center that honors the winning traditions of the men’s and women’s Rattler teams. Since its official dedication on Nov. 27, 2000, it has provided comprehensive on-campus wellness and intramural activities for the entire student body.

The center also enables the University to build on its Marianist traditions of community and caring by bringing together all members of the St. Mary’s family along with members of the broader San Antonio community for special celebrations, major speakers, concerts and performances, among other events.

The facility includes:

  • Bill Greehey Arena, a 3,800-seat capacity basketball arena
  • Two other basketball/volleyball courts for practice and intramural activity
  • Natatorium (indoor pool)
  • Adequate locker rooms for all users
  • Fitness rooms with cardio, free weights, pin select, TRX, kettle balls and more
  • A training room
  • Racquetball courts
  • Six outdoor tournament-quality tennis courts
  • An indoor running track
  • Aerobic and dance studio
  • Additional classroom space
  • Cardiovascular conditioning equipment
  • Forty-foot indoor climbing wall
  • Athletics, Campus Recreation and Exercise and Sports Science department offices

Indoor pool at St. Mary's University

Indoor Pool

The indoor pool is a 25-yard, six-lane pool with depths from 3.5 to 7 feet. The pool is equipped with a handicapped chair lift and has a variety of aqua exercise equipment available for use. Water basketball, volleyball and paddle boarding events are held during each semester.  

Students work out in the campus fitness center

Fitness Rooms

The AA&CC includes fitness rooms with cardio, free weights, ellipticals, treadmills, kettlebells and more, as well as locker rooms for students and AA&CC members. The center also houses racquetball courts, an auxiliary court, an aerobic and dance studio and an indoor track.

Student climbing the rock wall in the Fitness Center

Fitness and Aquatics Classes

Campus Recreation offers fitness classes and challenges in the fall and spring semesters. Contact Campus Recreation at 210-431-5089 for the schedule. Current students, staff or faculty can visit Gateway for more information.

Fall 2019/Spring 2020 Memberships

Faculty, Staff or Student

Single: Membership is included in employee benefits or student fees.

Family Member: $280 per year or $130 per semester (Includes spouse and dependent children under the age of 21.)


Single: $255 per year or $130 per semester

Family Member: $430 per year or $205 per semester (Includes spouse and dependent children under the age of 21.)

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