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Pioneer Fitness Center

August 24th Update

The Fitness Centers on campus (Orvis/Pioneer/MacKenzie), Orvis Pool, and the Orvis Gymnasium remain closed until further notice. Alfred State is continuing to work on reopening plans that meet New York State mandates. 

More details on re-opening dates will be communicated to the college community via Announce, Student Announce and the Alfred State Athletic social media pages (@ascathletics).

We thank you for your patience and understanding!

Fitness Center in Pioneer

(607) 587-4390

The Fitness Center in Pioneer is open to students of the college, faculty/staff, and members of the community. The Fitness Center consists of a 4,000 square foot space housing cardiovascular equipment, resistive weight equipment, and a free weight area. 

Normal hours - The fitness center will be closed legal holidays and weekends when school is not in session.


When college is in session

Summer & Break Hours

Monday - Thursday

6 a.m. - 11 p.m.

6 a.m. - 4 p.m.


6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

6 a.m. - 4 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


Sunday 1 - 6 p.m. Closed

Equipment in the Fitness Center in Pioneer

Strength Training

  • 19 Station Cybex pin select Strength circuit
  • 3 York Power Racks with Husker Benches
  • 34 pairs of York Dumbbells (5 lbs - 120 lbs)
  • 1 Hoist cross over cable
  • 1 Hoist Smith Machine
  • 10 pre-loaded curl bars (20 lbs - 120 lbs)
  • 2,500 lbs. of free weights
  • 1 Cybex Leg Press
  • 1 Cybex - Scott Preacher Curl
  • 1 Cybex Seated Calf Raise

Cardio Vascular Training

  • 6 Life Fitness Bicycle
  • 2 Expresso Bicycles
  • 6 Professional Treadmills with TV's
  • 3 Cybex Arc Trainers
  • 4 Precor EFX Elliptical Trainers
  • 2 Precor - Adaptive Motion Trainers

Student and Faculty and Staff Membership Information

  • Full-time Students that are currently registered, without any holds on account (Does not include online students) have a membership to both facilities.
  • Faculty and Staff also have to follow the below directions. 
    • To access membership, students must log in to Banner Web. Once in Banner Web choose Personal Information Menu and click on Fitness Center Membership Form/Waiver. Complete the form and waiver 24 hours in advance to gain access.

Community Membership Information

Memberships are available for purchase with varying plans available for:

  • Community members

To access membership a prospective member must come to the Center with proper identification and completed waiver.

Membership Fee Structure: 

  3 months 6 months full year
Alfred State Faculty & Staff $45 $65 $110
Community $70 $100 $170

Liabilities & Injuries

Participants should be aware that there is a risk of personal injury due to the inherent nature of this activity. Each participant assumes the risk for any harm or injury. We encourage each individual to have a physical examination prior to participation. All accidents or injuries should be reported immediately to a member of the Fitness Center Staff.

Fitness Center Director - Gene Doorley

Phone: (607) 587-4355

Gene Doorley is a certified strength and conditioning specialist. He earned an associate degree from Alfred State College, a bachelor's degree in fitness and health from SUNY Cortland, and a master’s degree in Sport Management from Cortland. He also holds a physical education teaching certification from St. Bonaventure and is the head volleyball coach at Alfred State. Stop in to see Gene or call for an appointment.