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).

Due to the current COVID-19 guidelines, the Office of Student Involvement has closed our physical locations. This includes OSI in Firstenburg Student Commons, The Recreation Office located in the Annex and the Fitness Center located in the Library. To find out about various opportunities and activities check out CougSync and the OSI Facebook page.

We are still available to assist you via email.

Spring wellness events

  • Fitness Center Challenge
  • Exercise, Sleep and Nutrition with personal trainer Cameron
  • Clean Up Your Stress with Katie
  • Kick-off Summer 5k
  • 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.

Stay tuned for updates once the Fitness Center reopens.

In the meantime, if you're looking for a way to relax, sweat and center your mind, "Yoga with Magnus" is being offered online to students, staff and faculty, 12:10 – 1 p.m. Mon, Weds and Fri. To join the class, log into CougSync and search "Yoga with Magnus" to find the event.

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.