Fitness center participants should report all equipment malfunctions, personal injuries and specific concerns immediately to the staff. All participants are to comply with fitness center instructors’ directives regarding issues related to safety, programming, exercise techniques and policies. The Fitness Center staff on duty is ultimately responsible for enforcing all rules, regulations, and procedures. If at any time a member does not comply with the rules and/or the assistant on duty, the member will be asked to leave, and/or fitness center privileges will be revoked. Fitness Center staff has the right to enlist the help of Campus Security whenever such situations arise.
Disrupting or interfering with the workout of another member is not allowed. Respect the rights of others by using courteous and appropriate behavior. Allow others to work on weight equipment and be courteous of those waiting during peak times. Please replace all dumbbells and plates on the appropriate racks when finished. Please wipe perspiration off equipment after use. Please slow down, clear, and reset the cardio respiratory machines for the next member. Keep all cardio workouts under a maximum duration of 30 minutes.
Compliance with free weights includes the following: Collars are to be used at ALL times to secure weights on bars. After utilizing equipment, strip bars and return plates and dumbbells to proper storage areas. Please keep dumbbells and weight plates in their designated areas. Please DO NOT throw dumbbells or weight plates on the floor.
Members are required to wear appropriate exercise attire at all times. A shirt must be worn to cover the upper body, shorts must be mid-thigh or longer; socks and athletic shoes are also required. No jeans, casual clothing, open-toed shoes, open-backed shoes, boots, sandals, or casual shoes permitted. Please refrain from wearing perfume or cologne while working out. Please make sure that the bottoms of your shoes are clean. We try very hard to keep your center clean and the dirt is hard on the cardio equipment. Failure to dress properly will result in denial to workout.