Eppley Tennis Courts
Eppley Tennis Courts
Located on North Campus to the west of the Eppley Recreation Center, the Eppley Tennis Courts consist of 8 lighted outdoor tennis courts which are available for free play to all University of Maryland affiliates. Individual court reservations can be made online in advance and the space is also available to be rented for events such as tournaments. RecWell also offers tennis lessons through our Community Programs which are held on the courts throughout the year.
Access is permitted for all UMD affiliates.
University Recreation & Wellness (RecWell) rules and regulations are designed to promote a safe and pleasurable recreation experience for all. They are not intended to be exhaustive. University Recreation & Wellness reserves the right to prohibit behavior which, in the professional judgment of RecWell staff, may place either patrons or RecWell facilities at risk. All students, RecWell members, and guests are responsible for behaving in a safe and appropriate manner and complying with posted and published rules and regulations for facility use.
Rules Specific to the Eppley Tennis Courts
- Use of courts by University affiliated persons and/or by reservation only. Proof of affiliation/reservation may be requested at any time and for any reason.
- Use of courts is for tennis only. No rollerblades, skates, skateboards, bicycles or other kinds of play permitted on the courts.
- Smooth, non-marketing shoes are required for play.
- No pets, glass containers, food or chewing gum inside the fenced court area. Service Animals are permitted. Remove all trash from courts when finished with play.
- Reservations take precedence over drop-in play. Court reservations may be made online.
- Limit play to 1 hour if others are waiting.
- Lights are user controlled by buttons located outside the fence between court 4 and court 5.
- Courts are monitored via video surveillance.
- Report issues to the RecWell staff at 301-226-4500.
- 8 lighted tennis courts
- User controlled court lighting system with access from 1-hour prior to sunset to midnight.
The Eppley Tennis Courts can host a variety of tennis rentals from single courts to the entire 8 court complex depending on the event. With a large amount of parking located in Terrapin Trail Garage these courts make an ideal space to host weekend tennis tournaments.
Some key rental features include:
- Large parking garage located close to courts
- Lighted courts for usage after dark