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AUC has a state-of-the-art sports center with facilities for everything from karate to basketball to yoga.  AUC also has 22 athletic programs and sports teams that compete against other universities throughout Egypt and the region.

AUC's Office of Athletics offers quality athletic activities and learning opportunities to all students. Its programs promote a healthy lifestyle, discipline, teamwork and leadership development, as well as high standards of ethical conduct and sportsmanship. The sports program emphasizes health and enjoyment through recreation, fitness, competitions and sound physical habits. Read More

Sports Complex Operating Hours for Fall 2018/2019 Semester

Indoor and Outdoor Facilities
Sunday - Thursday, 6:00 am - 9:45 pm
Friday and Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Paul B. Hannon Swimming Pool
Sunday - Thursday, 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday and Saturday, Closed

Falaki Gym 

Sunday - Thursday 12:00 - 7:00 pm 

Tel: 20.2.2615.4058/4064  
Office of Athletics
Room 1006, first floor of the sports center
AUC New Cairo


Aerobics and Fitness Classes




Competitive Sports

Non-Competitive Sports

Team Registration

Locker Rentals

Sports Scholarship

Athletics Contacts

Indoor facilities

• Billiards hall

• Large gymnasium for basketball, volleyball and handball

• Martial arts room

• Squash courts

• Table tennis

• Three main gyms

• Weight training and aerobics room

• Two women-only gyms Off-campus facilities (outside AUC New Cairo)

Outdoor areas 

• 400-meter track

• 50-meter pool

• Six tennis courts

• Two outdoor basketball/football courts

• Two volleyball courts

• Handball court

• Two grass fields

• One gym in the Falaki Academic Center

Read more about Facilities

Affordable membership allows all members of the AUC community, and their families, to access to all of the sports center's facilities.  Membership also allows you to partake in fitness classes and rent equipment.  Lockers and towel cards are also available for a small fee.  

  • Membership for full-time AUC students is covered by student fees
  • Full and part-time faculty, senior administration, managerial and staff A may purchase individual or family memberships which include spouses and children under 18
  • Staff B has access to the facilities free of charge on Fridays and Saturdays
  • Alumni may also purchase individual memberships.  Fees are LE 600 for a semester and LE 1,200 per year and can be paid at the alumni office, located in the Administration Building, room P008 at AUC New Cairo. Read More 

Click here for Membership Form

AUC competitive teams compete on a national level every year in tournaments sponsored by the National Sports Federation for Universities. The athletics office also organizes trips for teams to compete with other universities in Egypt and abroad, as well as sport days with colleges, clubs and other institutions in Egypt and abroad.

Basketball             - Men and Women
Volleyball              - Men and Women
Handball               - Men and Women
Football                 - Men 
5A Side                  - Men and Women
Rugby                    - Men and Women
Rowing                  - Men and Women
Water Polo            - Men
Swimming             - Men and Women
Diving                    - Men and Women
Tennis                    - Men and Women
Table Tennis         - Men and Women
Squash                  - Men and Women
Badminton            - Men and Women
Speedball              - Men and Women
Boxing                   - Men and Women
Fencing                 - Men and Women
Judo                       - Men and Women
Karate                   - Men and Women
Taekwondo          - Men and Women
Track and Field    - Men and Women
Wrestling              - Men 
Body Building      - Men 
Gymnastic            - Men and Women

Scuba Diving           - Men and Women
Horseback Riding   - Men and Women
Kick Boxing              - Men and Women
Kung fu                     - Men and Women
Frisbee                      - Men and Women
Aerobics Classes     - Men and Women (Toning, ABS, Pilates, Yoga, Spinning, Cardio Kickboxing, Zumba Fitness, Zumba Party, Cardiolicious, Fitness and Healthy Lifestyle)



AUC Sports Center

The sports center includes the 1,396-square-meter multipurpose court, which can accommodate up to 3,000 people. It also includes the martial arts arena. Outdoors, there is the Ahmed Galal Ismail ’97 Basketball Court; Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Football and Track Stadium, which can seat up to 2,000 spectators; the Olympic-size Paul B. Hannon Swimming Pool; as well as J. Dinsmore Adams, Jr. Tennis Complex. The indoor sports facility offers gymnasiums, an indoor jogging track, squash courts, training and martial arts rooms, and exercise equipment.


Bob Reasso, Athletics Director and Football Head Coach Reasso was appointed as the University's Athletics Director in July 2018.