Sexton Memorial Gymnasium (J Building)

1360 Barrington Street

The Sexton Gym complex includes a fitness centre and weight room, locker rooms, squash courts and the round F.H. Sexton Memorial Gymnasium (J Building).


Wireless Yes
Study space No
Lounge area No
Computer access No
Food services No
Accessibility North side entrance


  • Gender neutral - Level 1
  • Accessible - Level 1
  • Female - Level 1



Sexton Memorial Gymnasium is located at 1360 Barrington Street. Click here to locate us on Dalhousie's campus map.

September 1-April 30

Monday-Friday 6am-10pm
Saturday 8am-8pm
Sunday 8am-10pm

May 1-August 31

Monday-Friday 7am-8pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 9am-5pm


2023/24 Holiday Hours

Holiday Date Sexton Gym
Labour Day
September 4 9am-8pm
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation September 30 9am-8pm
Thanksgiving October 9 9am-6pm
Remembrance Day November 11 12pm-8pm
  December 23-January 1 Closed
NS Heritage Day
February 19 9am-8pm
Good Friday March 29 Closed
Victoria Day May 20
Canada Day
July 1 Closed
Natal Day
August 5 8am-2pm