The College’s Athletics Center is located between the Pavilion and Winnet buildings on 17th Street. Our center features a weight training room with Hammer Strength equipment; a cardio room with bikes, treadmills and elliptical machines; and an exercise room with a wooden floor designed for aerobics and other types of exercise. To gain access to the facilities and ensure proper use of the equipment, you must attend a demonstration and present a valid College ID.
Group fitness and health activities are offered throughout the year. Examples include:
Aerobics classes are held for current students, faculty and staff in the aerobic/dance room on the second floor of the Athletics Center. Choose the class or classes that are right for you, and add aerobic fitness to your daily routine.
We offer Step/Cardio aerobics on Mondays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., and on Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m.; Stretch classes on Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.; Pilates on Fridays at 12:30 p.m.; Boot Camp sessions on Tuesdays at 5:15 p.m. and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.; Zumba on Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m.; and Power Step aerobics on Mondays at 5:15 p.m. Come dressed and ready to sweat!
Join Center City Karate on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Learn the fundamentals of this martial art or come to advance to another level.
Come rejuvenate your body, mind and soul with a flowing mix of power yoga, dance stretches and abdominal work! Whether you are a beginner or advanced student, you will have fun participating and will end up feeling energized yet relaxed.
Students, faculty and staff are invited to join us in the Athletics Center for Yoga on Mondays and Fridays at 3 p.m.
Sign-up sheets are available at the equipment service area for other activities. Lockers (you must provide a lock) and showers are available. The Athletics Center is available to alumni for an annual fee paid through the alumni office. Use of the Athletics Center is restricted to students, alumni, faculty and staff with a valid College Photo ID card.
All visitors are required to follow the Athletic Department's recommendations to prevent accidents and injuries. A copy of the recommendations is available through the Athletic Department, G1-12, or through the Office of Student Affairs, M2-37.
Athletics Center Hours
Monday – Thursday: 7 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Call the Athletic Department, 215-751-8964, for more information. Be on the lookout for flyers around campus announcing activities and special events.