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Building Location Information
- Location Description:The building is located west of the Iowa River on Grand Ave.
- Street Address:
225 South Grand Ave
Building Accessibility Information
Summary: The building is accessible to persons with disabilities. Recreational facilities found in the building include basketball, racquetball, weight training, and swimming. Information regarding specialized equipment and services for those with disabilities may be obtained from Recreational Services, room E216 FH (335-9293). The building is large and wheelchair access routes to some areas of the building may be confusing.
Path: South Gym Entrance: This entrance is located on the east side of the building, between the main building and the south gym (a raised portion of the building with parking underneath). It should be used to reach any portion of the building from the south lot, and provides direct access to the south gym and the swimming pool spectator area.
Main Entrance: This entrance is located at the northeast corner of the building. It provides access to the balance of the building, via the north lobby and the main elevator.
Southwest Entrance: Provides access to the walkway between the south gym and FH from the west. The walkway also provides a path of travel between the east and west sides of he building, via the south gym elevator.
The building is generally accessible to wheelchair travel, via the main elevator. An exception is the S500 series of recreational activity rooms, in the south portion of the main building. To reach these rooms, take the main elevator the 400 (track) level and cross to the south portion of the building. A wheelchair lift which provides access to the S500 area is located near the restrooms. Swimming pool users may access the pool directly from the north dressing rooms, via a tunnel.
- Parking: The nearest identified accessible parking is located adjacent to the south east wing of the building, near the south gym entrance.
All restrooms in the building are accessible to persons with disabilities.
Accessible dressing rooms and showers for each sex are located on the lower level, in the north wing of the building. They are reached directly via a ramp from the north lobby. The dressing rooms are not directly accessible via the elevator.
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