Racquetball Court Rules

Updated COVID-19 Requirements effective August 15, 2021

*Face coverings are required upon entry regardless of vaccination status but may be removed during exercise/physical activity in the Student Development Complex and Gates Tennis Center. Please refer and adhere to all posted signage for specific areas inside the Student Development Complex.

Requirements for Entry

  • A valid Michigan Tech Student ID or Membership ID or
  • An SDC action pass. Action pass holders will stop at the SDC Ticket Office (during business hours) to get their pass punched and receive a day-use wristband.
  • During non-open hours, proceed directly to the Multi ID Desk. Present pass to the attendant to get punched and receive a day-use wristband.
  • Patrons must check in at the multi-desk prior to entering the racquetball courts.


  • Racquetball courts and table tennis tables must be reserved prior to use.
    • They can be reserved by the hour by calling 906-487-2761.
    • Reservations can be made up to 24 hours in advance.
    • All courts can be reserved for a maximum of two hours.
  • Complete name and phone number of main contact is required to hold a valid reservation.
  • Reservation information must include how many players are using each court (example: 1 student, 1 member).
  • ALL participants must check in at the ID desk before entering the court. Valid ID or day use.
  • Registered student organizations can reserve courts for the entire semester by filling out an SDC Facility Reservation Form.

Court Allocations

  • Court 3 - Racquetball
  • Court 4 - Racquetball/Wallyball
  • Court 5 - Racquetball/Wallyball
  • Court 6 - Table Tennis

Rules and General Information

  • No black shoes are permitted on the courts.
  • Players are encouraged to bring their own equipment. However, equipment is available for check-out at the Multi Desk. 
    • Available equipment:
      • Racquetball: racquets, ball & goggles
      • Table Tennis: paddles, balls & nets
      • Wallyball: ball & nets
  • Equipment will be stored in the cabinets by the Multi Desk.
  • Equipment will be cleaned and sanitized upon return by the Multi Desk attendant.
  • Please bring your own water bottle. No sharing with others!
  • Towel service will not be in operation. Please bring your own towel.


  • Played on Courts 3, 4 & 5
  • Singles, doubles, and cutthroat play permitted.
  • Please wait outside and do not enter the court until the group in front of you has cleared the court.
  • Eye protection is recommended.

Table Tennis

  • Table tennis tables will be available inside Racquetball Court 6 for open play (2 tables)
  • Patrons will be responsible for wiping down the table after use. Spray bottles and towels will be available.


  • Played on Courts 4 & 5
  • Please wait outside and do not enter the court until the group in front of you has cleared the court