Franklin University Switzerland offers students a variety of sports and fitness programs and activities, promotes a healthy lifestyle, and provides opportunities for leisure and fitness.

The on-campus sports facilities include the Tone Athletic Center, which includes a basketball court, weight room, and cardio room. Close to campus there are tennis courts and swimming pools available. Furthermore, one can always take their fitness to the next level and step out into the beautiful hiking, running, and biking paths located in Lugano and the surrounding cities of Ticino.

Sports and fitness at FUS comprise a range of programs and events, including Franklin Men/Women’s Soccer, Men/Women’s Basketball, and Franklin Dance Club. Students are warmly encouraged to also start their own programs: past student-led activities include Field Hockey, Yoga, CrossFit, Meditation workshops, and Self-Defense classes.

Franklin also welcomes student athletes who wish to continue intensive sports practice while at your university, in particular through its PASS program.

Gym Hours

Monday-Thursday 10:00am – 10:00pm

Friday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday and Sunday Closed