Athletics Center

COVID-19 Guidelines and Procedures


Purdue University Fort Wayne is committed to the health, safety and welfare of every member of its community. We are working hard to offer the safest experience we can. Below are some FAQ's and Guidelines for the Fitness Center. We look forward to welcoming you back. 

What are your hours?

Monday - Thursday: 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Friday: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday: Noon - 8 p.m.

Do I have to wear a mask?

Effective Monday, August 8, face masks will be required inside campus buildings regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status. The fitness center will follow this policy.

Will there be Group X Classes

Yes, Group X will take place but with limited space. First come, first serve. 

How are you taking care of the facility to ensure safety for members?

We are de-densifying, distancing and disinfecting. We've changed to contactless entry with a self-swipe entry. We have spaced out equipment to adhere to social distancing and increased our sanitation methods. Individuals will be responsible for carrying a cleaning bottle and wipe with them, machine need to be cleaned prior to and after use. 

Are locker rooms and showers available?

Locker rooms are open again. They will be shut down 5 hours prior to PFW Athletics Competition. 

What area's are open for member use?

Our cardio room will be open as normal.

Our fitness studio will be open as normal. 

Our weight rooms will be open as normal.

The fieldhouse will be open when not being used by PFW Athletics.

The secondary upstairs track will be open as normal.