Hours of Operation
PE Life Fitness Courses will be online for fall 2020. Check you BC email and Canvas announcements as the quarter get close to learn more. – HPE Team
The BC Fitness Center is staffed by personal fitness trainer staff and students to create a educational and inclusive space for health and wellness activities. This space is open to all students, faculty, and staff. Additional information on how to access the space is below.
|Fall - Spring Hours|
|Monday - Thursday||6:30 am - 8:30 pm|
|Friday||6:30 am - 6:30 pm|
|Saturday||10:00 am - 1:00 pm|
|Monday - Thursday||8:00 am - 12:00 pm|
To access the Fitness Center, please register for one of the courses listed below. You may either take the course for two credits or you may audit the course (for no credit). Students must also attend one Fitness Center Orientation per Academic Year (not including summer).
- PE 110: Life Fitness Training I – 2 credits
- PE 111: Life Fitness Training II – 2 credits
- PE 112: Life Fitness Training III – 2 credits
Earning Credit for Working Out
Visits are tracked by computer. During the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters, students must complete a minimum of 40 minutes per visit in the Fitness Center to earn credit. Students may work out longer and more than once a day, but can earn only one visit credit per day.
During the Summer quarter only, grading is based on total workout time not visits. Students must work out more that 40 minutes for every vist and may work out more than once in a day, but each visit must be longer than 40 minutes and the visits combined may not exceed 80 minutes.
Fall – Spring
- 39 or more workouts = A (4.0)
- 30 – 38 workouts = Satisfactory (2.0)
- 29 workouts or less = Unsatisfactory (0.0)
- 26+ hours for an A (4.0)
- 20 – 25 for a Satisfactory (2.0)
- Anything less than 20 hours is an Unsatisfactory (0.0)
Orientations are held every hour on the half hour the first 2 days of each quarter. The first orientation start at 7:30 am and the last at 7:30 pm. Each orientation takes about 40 minutes.Make-up orientations are held at 8:00 am, 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm Monday-Friday until all students have attended.
If you are passionate about personal fitness and have a desire to help others, you may want to explore the Personal Fitness Trainer (PFT) certificate. Talk with a trainer on your next visit about how they can help you or learn more about how you can get involved in the PFT program yourself. You can also learn more by visiting the Personal Fitness page or reaching out to our staff!
Faculty and Staff have many opportunities to access the fitness center, wellness activities, and staff only classes. Faculty and Staff can register to use the fitness center for $13.50 per quarter. New equipment, training staff, and locker rooms included. Sign up in person at the welcome center and then talk with Fitness Center staff on your first visits to the Fitness Center for the required paperwork and a facility tour. Please check out the faculty and staff wellness page for other resources.
Last Updated September 14, 2020