Take the first steps to achieving your health goals with your SU Gym!

The SU Gym is situated conveniently in the heart of campus, open to students, staff, and to the public.

An SU Gym membership provides you with unlimited use of a 50+ station, air-conditioned gym with the latest gym apparatus as well as a diversity of strength and cardio classes, including yoga and pilates!

The SU facilities also include squash courts, a dance studio, a multi-purpose sports hall, and a sports injuries clinic, as well as expert support from our friendly and knowledgeable members of staff, including personal programmes, training sessions, and nutritional advice!

Term-time opening hours:

  • Mon-Fri, 7:30am-10pm
  • Sat & Sun, 9am-6pm

Holiday opening hours: (current)

  • Mon-Fri, 7:30am-8pm
  • Sat & Sun, 9am-1pm
  • Bank holidays, closed


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The SU gym boasts an air-conditioned environment, and additionally, we offer a large group exercise studio, 3 squash courts, and a four-court sports hall available for hire.

Our gym is equipped with a variety of resistance and cardio fitness machines, as well as a free weights area. With such diverse options available, there's something for everyone to enjoy and achieve their fitness goals.

Our team of fully qualified health and fitness experts is always on hand to provide personalised advice and support, ensuring you get the most out of your workouts.

Gym and Sports facilities:
  • Fully equipped gym in the heart of Plymouth City Centre
  • Access to our 50-station gym
  • Free weights area
  • Activities Studio
  • 3 squash courts
  • 4 court sports hall
Cardio Equipment:
  • Treadmills
  • Cross trainers
  • Exercise bikes
  • Rowing Machines
Strength Equipment:
  • Fixed Resistance Machines
  • Plate loaded machines
  • Dumbbells up to 50kg
  • Cable stations
  • Flat and incline bench press
  • Squat racks
  • Multi station free weights area

Personal Training

At The SU Gym, our team of dedicated personal trainers are highly qualified experts in the field. They provide tailored guidance, advice, and support to assist individuals in reaching their specific fitness goals, whether it's weight loss, muscle gain, or overall wellbeing. Additionally, our trainers offer expertise in nutrition, motivation, exercise timing and techniques, goal-setting, and wellness/lifestyle programs.

Membership at The SU Gym is not a requirement to purchase personal training sessions. However, if you wish to access the gym outside of your personal training sessions, you can purchase a membership. Click here for details on our membership packages.

For more information or to discuss your personal training requirements, please email sugym-personaltraining@su.plymouth.ac.uk.

  • One off Session - £30
  • Five Sessions - £125
  • Small group session (up to 3 people) - £18.75
  • Bespoke programming - £15


SU Gym on campus
SU Gym on campus
Range of fitness machines
Full sets of weights
Sports hall & courts for hire
Fully equipped squash courts
Spacious classes studio
Clean & modern equipment