Dick Savitt Tennis Center at Columbia University
575 West 218th Street, New York, NY 10034
212-942-7100,212-942-2220 (fax)

All level of players from a rank beginner to the aspiring professional is accommodated at the tennis center. We will run leagues, mixers and clinics for all levels. Two ETA sanctioned adult Men and Women's tournament will be held at the tennis center in September and October 2002. Please call us at the above number if you need further information.

There are two seasons at the tennis center with separate memberships for each season.

Summer Season (1st of May and ends 30th of September).

Summer membership entitles you to the following benefits:

- Unlimited play from 7am to 10 pm on weekdays and 7am to 8pm on weekends.
- Game arranging
- Reduced rates for group and private lessons.
- Special programs for beginners
- Reduced rates for parties and mixers

The rates are given below

SUMMER SEASON

MEMBERSHIP FEES:*                        Individual   Family
   Faculty, staff, administration
          (full & part time)                                 $180    $270
Alumni of the University                                $300    $450
Unaffiliated members                                    $330    $480
Junior members (under 30 yrs of age)           $ 90    $135

HOURLY RENTAL:

   Available to people who are not members and are eligible to play at the Tennis Center

  WEEKDAYS:
    7AM  -  11AM           $20/hour
     11AM - 5PM             $15/hour
     5PM    - 10PM           $25/hour

   WEEKENDS:
     7AM  -   9AM            $20/hour
     9AM  -  11AM           $25/hour
     11AM - 8PM              $15/hour

*All rates for the 2002 Summer Season are pro-rated for 3 months
 
 

Winter Season (October 1st to April 30th)

Players play and pay on an hourly basis.  The rates vary according to the time of the day. Players booking courts for the 30-week season get a better rate than players who pay each time. Any player belonging to a group, which has taken a seasonal court, is considered a member.  Membership benefits for winter are the same as the summer with the exception of unlimited play. The rates are given below:

WINTER RATES

Seasonal Rates are for 30 Weeks

PRIME TIME RATES: $1,320 Seasonal /$52 Hourly - Both Categories

PRIME TIME HOURS:
 Monday - Thursday..........................................6PM - 11PM
 Saturday..............................................................9AM - 6PM
 Sunday................................................................9AM - 6PM

NON PRIME TIME RATES:                CATEGORY I*                               CATEGORY II**
 Monday - Friday                                             $510          (Seasonal)                   $660
 7AM - 6PM                                                    $ 23            (Hourly)                     $ 27

The Tennnis Center is home to the Columbia Lions Men's and Women's Varsity Tennis Teams.
They practice at the Center from approximately 1PM to 6PM Monday - Fridays.

 Saturday/Sunday
 7AM - 9AM                                                  $510           (Seasonal)                      $660
                                                                       $ 23              (Hourly)                       $ 27
 Saturday
 6PM-9PM***                                               $ 23              (Hourly Only)                $ 27
 Friday/Sunday
 6PM-9PM                                                     $840              (Seasonal)                    $840
                                                                       $ 34                (Hourly)                       $ 34
FLEXIBLE TIME MEMBERSHIP:
Play 30 hours during any open time available
                                                           CATEGORY I                                      CATEGORY II
NON PRIME TIME                                        $510                                                  $660
PRIME TIME                                                  $1,320                                               $1,320

*CATEGORY I:  Rates are available to full and part-time faculty, staff, administration, full-time undergraduate and graduate students.

**CATEGORY II:  Rates are available to part-time students, alumni and recommended unaffiliated persons.

***Starting at 7PM Saturday evening, the Tennis Center will be available for tennis parties using a minimum of 12 court hours.  The cost of a party if $350.