Project Description

Arizona State University

Sun Devil Fitness Complex Polytechnic

Sun Devil Fitness is housed in the new, state-of-the-art, 60,000 square foot Sun Devil Fitness Complex, which opened in January 2013.

The SDFC at Poly cost approximately $25 million and serves as the first student fee funded facility on campus. Sun Devil Fitness has a variety of programs and services including fitness and wellness, intramural sports, sport clubs, aquatics, safety education, team challenge, and kids camp.


  • School Enrollment: 8,000
  • Average Daily Participation: 600
  • Most Recent Renovation: 2013
  • Total Construction Cost: $25 million
  • Gross Square Feet: 60,000
  • LEED Designation: Gold

Other ASU facilities


  • Ball screen that allows an openness in the SDFC between the courts and weight room
  • Wellness suite for multifunction events
  • Covered patio/breezeway that allows for transition in hot or rainy weather and natural shelter during events
  • High visibility throughout building
  • Third court is separated, which allows for special events with sound and video
  • Social space embedded into pool
  • Gold LEED
  • Bike co-op at the front entrance for high visibility
  • Health center embedded in facility to support the wellness of students
  • Solar water heater
  • LEED Gold
  • Haro flooring
  • We kept an original piece of steel beam and had all incoming students at orientation sign it during the summer of 2012
  • Hold cardboard boat races since we have a year-round swimming pool
  • Have hosted NCAA wrestling meets and high school graduations
  • We would build a loading dock for large heavy packages and a roll up door for moving large items into the facility.
  • Would like more storage or dedicated storage space.
  • Would like the pool cooling unit moved out from under the roof.
  • Would like to have more convenient access to fields from the building, instead of having to “go around.”
  • Cybex weight equipment
  • Precor cardio equipment
  • Mondo exercise flooring
  • Fusion/Innosoft point of sale system
  • Haro group exercise room flooring

Architect Information

  • Design Architect: Architekton & 360 architecture
  • General Contractor: Gilbane Building Company
  • Most Recent Renovation (date): glass office created from upstairs desk
  • Renovation Design Architect: ASU in house work
  • Aquatic Design Consultant: Counsilman Hunsaker
  • University Architect: Morgan Olson

Address & Information

  • Address: 7332 Sun Devil Mall, Mesa, AZ 85212
  • Phone: 480-727-1313
  • Website:
  • Facebook: n/a
  • Twitter: n/a

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