Closure Notice

The University has a great responsibility to its students, faculty and staff when considering the return to full operations. We are ready and eager to provide the UVA community with fitness and recreational opportunities once the University is able to return to comprehensive operations safely and effectively. We are privileged to support this University and we believe in its greater mission. We're all in this together! If you have questions, please reach out to

When we initially open, we will start with the fitness area at the AFC and the pool at NGRC. The hours and experience will be modified to ensure safety for students, members and staff. We will announce opening details as soon as possible.

In the meantime, please try some virtual programs.

Class of 2024! Get oriented to on-Grounds recreation opportunities.

Snyder Tennis

Located at the entrance to the University of Virginia on the corner of Emmet Street and University Avenue, the Snyder Tennis Center is a USTA award-winning hard-court tennis facility and it is the home courts of the men's and women's varsity tennis teams.

Facility Features

  • 13 lighted tennis courts
  • Spectator seating
  • Lady Astor Tennis Pavilion with restroom and conference room
  • Adjacent to Nameless Fields and sand volleyball courts

Tennis Lessons

Tennis lessons in Charlottesville are available for adults and youth with or without a membership. 

Click here to see Tennis Lessons →

Facility Hours

The Snyder Tennis Courts are open from dawn to midnight daily. Use the below link to reserve a court. Once the page loads, use "Express Scheduling" to quickly reserve a court.

Reserve a Space

Parking Information

Parking is available along University Avenue, as well as the Culbreth Garage or Central Ground Parking Garage.