Ashford University Announces Initial Plans for Tennis Center

Indoor Facility Available to the Public under Supervision of Saints' Head Coach

Ashford University has announced plans to open its newly-acquired indoor tennis center to the public. The facility will be available for a fee and on a daily basis, with operating hours set from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends. 

The Ashford University Community Tennis Center, located on 4th Avenue South, will be under the direct supervision of Ashford’s men’s and women’s head tennis coach, Chad Fenwick. 

For reservations of a court, at a rate of $20 per hour, contact Coach Fenwick at 563.249.1004.  Reservations may be made up to two weeks in advance with a minimum of 24 hours notice. Payments in cash are to be made upon arrival and no walk-ups will be allowed.  

Available court times will be contingent upon the Ashford men’s and women’s tennis team practice schedules, tentatively planned from 3-6 p.m. on weekdays. Usage of the facility will be free for Ashford faculty, staff and students, who must adhere to the same reservation guidelines as the general public. 

For multiple-court arrangements, contact Fenwick. Details of terms of facility usage are subject to change at any time. 

About Ashford University

Founded in 1918, Ashford University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools ( The University offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs online and at its Clinton, Iowa, campus. The University is known for its high quality yet highly affordable online and on-campus programs. For more information, please visit or call Shari Rodriguez, associate vice president of Public Relations, at 858.513.9240 x2513.