Covid19 - SFC News

***Last updated 10/15/20***

This page will list all relevant details about services provided by the SFC Activities & Operations team specifically the HSC Recreation Center, Conference Center, HSC Campus Activities, HSC Student Organizations and general building information. All full-time staff will be checking email and voicemails remotely effective 3/17/20 until further notice. For general inquiries please email

SFC General Building Information

  • Student Health Services is open between 9AM-4PM for only those that have made an appointment and starting 8/24/20 will be open 8AM-4:30PM.
  • The SFC will be reopen on 8/24/20 for the general HSC community from 6:30AM-7PM. The Recreation Center will only have cardio services available at this time.
  • The HSC bookstore will also reopen on 8/24/20 from 8:30AM-4:30PM.

SFC Conference Center & MERB Special Events

  • Please review the PDF to the right for our Covid-19 Fall 2020 Event Guidelines
  • If you have questions or concerns about future events please email 

HSC Recreation Center

*To reserve equipment in HSE Rec please visit the Equipment Reservations page*

University Fitness and Recreation Protocol:

  • HSC Rec Phase 2 is beginning Monday, October 5th with limited weight room capacity in addition to our cardio equipment. For more information, please visit our Recreation page and our Equipment Reservations page 
  • Please visit the Group Exercise page under Recreation for information on our remote classes!
    • Additional free resources for exercise are located at the bottom of the page.
  • Any issues accessing these classes, please contact the Recreation Coordinator at

HSC Campus Activities

  • Follow @TempleSFC on Instagram for virtual programming and contests. 
  • Virtual Bingo Night | Monday, October 26th 7pm-8pm.  Join us for a virtual bingo night, prizes will be awarded each round! Register here. Registration deadline 10/25.
  • Take & Make - Pumpkin Painting | Pick up a pumpkin & painting supplies on campus and decorate at your own pace! We will be holding a pumpkin decorating contest and awarding prizes! Register here. Registration deadline 10/26.
    • HSC Campus Pick Up: Wednesday, October 28th 11am-1pm
    • Podiatry Campus Pick Up: Thursday, October 29th 12pm-1pm
    • Note: Supplies cannot be held beyond the pick up window. 
  • On-campus events will be limited and will follow event guidelines per Temple University.

HSC Student Organizations

  • Check out the great work our student organizations are doing and learn how to get involved with our Virtual Student Org Fair. Click here.
  • New policies for student organizations can be found on the HSC Student Organizations homepage. Policies and instructions can also be reviewed via video here.