The Joint Forces Staff College (JFSC) Morale, Welfare, and Recreational (MWR) Department offers a full range of recreational activities. The state-of-the-art Fitness Center has free weights, Nautilus, Body Master and Life Fitness equipment (including treadmills, crosstrainers, and cycles). The Gymnasium has a group exercise room and a basketball/volleyball court. Outdoor facilities include two lighted tennis courts, a half-court basketball area, a soccer field, a sand volleyball court, three picnic pavilions with grills and horseshoe pits, a parcourse running trail, and two lighted softball fields.

There are complete support and recreational facilities, including a large Commissary and Base Exchange located at the Naval Base. There are several additional military bases in the Norfolk area as well as military operated golf courses and beaches.

Service-unique uniform items are available at Langley AFB (Air Force), Fort Monroe (Army), and Camp Elmore (Marines).

JFSC has most facilities found on the normal military station, including the facilities listed below.



On Campus

  • Chapel
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Tennis courts
  • Running trail/par course
  • Softball fields
  • Soccer field
  • Gymnasium
  • Picnic pavilions
  • Fitness Center

Marianas Hall

  • Fitness Center
    • Gym Reservations
    • Picnic Area Reservations
    • Softball Field Reservations
    • RV Lot Rental
    • Locker Rentals
    • Virtual Tour
  • PUB 1
  • Community Center
  • U.S. Post Office
  • Armed Forces Bank
  • Navy Exchange
    • Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Film Developing

Hours of Operation and Phone Numbers

Fitness Center And Gymnasium:

Hours: Monday – Thursday: 05:30 – 19:30
Friday: 05:30 – 18:00
Saturday – Sunday: 08:00 – 12:00
Holidays as Announced
Phone: (757) 443-6110 / DSN: 646-6110
Athletic Director: (757) 443-6113 / DSN: 646-6113
Group Exercise Leader: (757) 443-6115 / DSN: 646-6115

MWR Community Center/Catering

  • Catering: (757) 423-4713
  • Pub 1:       (757) 423-2169

Last Updated: 15 June 2009