Fitness Center

Fitness Center staff

Have fun, get active and get fit in the Fitness Center. Participate in a fitness challenge, cycling, boxing, yoga, circuit training or Barre class. Take advantage of 1:1 time with a certified personal trainer to set up a new routine.

In the Fitness Center you will find cardio equipment such as treadmills, elliptical trainers and stationary bikes. Additionally, you will find free weights, selectorized machines and other strength training equipment. Day-use lockers, shower facilities and fitness classes are also available each term.

Use of the Fitness Center is free to students, staff and faculty.

Contact the Fitness Center

For answers, contact the Fitness Center at 360-546-9271 or van.fitnesscenter@wsu.edu.

Location and hours

The Fitness Center is located in the basement of the Library (east side, lower level).

Fitness Center hours of operation
Day Hours
Monday – Thursday 6:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday Closed

Please note—the Fitness Center will be closed on the following dates:

  • Nov. 11
  • Nov. 25 – 29
  • Dec. 23 – Jan. 3
  • Jan. 20

Fall wellness events

  • Fitness Center Challenge
  • Back to School 5K
  • Fueling for Fitness Seminar
  • Brain Health: Memory Seminar
  • De-stress with Therapy Dogs

Watch CougSync and the events calendar for information about wellness events and get out there!

Email van.osirec@wsu.edu to request a printable copy of the schedule.

Fitness classes

Participate in a class to boost your activity. Classes are led by current students, faculty or staff who are trained and certified to teach in areas such as cycling, dance, Pilates and yoga. All classes are free and open to WSU Vancouver students, faculty and staff with a current Fitness Center card. Visit the Fitness Center for a current list of classes and to sign up.

Fitness Center fall classes (Aug. 12 – Dec. 13)
Day Class Time
Monday Yoga with Magnus 12:10 – 1 p.m.
Tuesday Hatha Yoga Flow with Mariah 12:10 – 1 p.m.
Cycling with Maria 5:10 – 6 p.m.
Wednesday Swing, Latin and Smooth Dance with Mike 12:10 – 1 p.m.
Thursday Hatha Yoga Flow with Mariah 12:10 – 1 p.m.
Barre Fitness with Maria 5:10 – 6 p.m.
Friday Breathwork and Sound Bath Meditation with Magnus 1:10 – 2 p.m.

Email van.osirec@wsu.edu to request a printable copy of the schedule.

Personal fitness trainer

Take advantage of 1:1 time with a certified personal trainer and develop a personalized workout routine to meet your goals. Develop a fitness plan, learn how to use the equipment or receive training for a specific activity. Personal training sessions are $10 for current WSU Vancouver students. Appointments are made in the Fitness Center.

Visit the Fitness Center and sign up for your 60-minute session to create a personal fitness plan that fits you. Begin achieving your fitness goals today!

Personal trainer FAQ (DOCX) Exercise guide

User policy

Use is free and limited to current WSU Vancouver students, faculty and staff who have signed a liability waiver and user agreement, and received an annual Fitness Center card. The waiver and card are available within the facility during operating hours. Users may not bring children or other guests into the facility.

Equipment is available for check-out to current WSU Vancouver students, faculty and staff with a university ID card. Facility usage is primarily first-come, first-serve but can be reserved by student organizations or offices within the university.