It’s 8 a.m., Monday morning, your alarm goes off and with your first conscious thought, you realize you’re excited to go to the gym. Okay, maybe you’re not excited to hit the gym first thing in the morning, but the students at these colleges might be looking forward to their daily workout. That’s because the fitness centers at these universities are more incredible than you could possibly imagine.
In narrowing down the best of the best, we considered everything from the size and layout of the gym to the amenities and extras they offered. From Arizona to Maine, these are America’s best college gyms and recreational centers.