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Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center


Impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center is open. Policies and procedures in place to keep everyone safe.

student checking into HWAC with masks
student sanitizing their hands and wearing a mask in HWAC

General

  • As recommended by the CDC, those who are not fully vaccinated are asked to continue to wear a mask indoors. This is consistent with the college’s guidance for being on campus.
    • All community members are asked to respect the choice of those who wish to continue wearing masks regardless of their vaccination status. Many may feel more comfortable continuing to wear a mask; please continue to show kindness and respect for the decisions that individuals make.
  • Reception attendants will:
    • Keep a log sheet of who is coming in and ask where you will be working out (cardio 1, cardio 2, weight room, pool, gym, multi-purpose court)
    • Ask if you have any COVID symptoms
  • Do not share any equipment with any other member in the center.
  • Equipment Check Out is available.
  • Tap your ID card and then enter through the open gate.
  • Towel checkout will be available.
  • Wipe your equipment down before and after use. Towels and spray bottles will be available for wiping equipment. Place used towels in the basket.

Cardio Floors

Wipe your equipment down before and after use. Towels and spray bottles will be available for wiping equipment. Place used towels in the basket.

Indoor Running Track and Functional Fitness Area

No additional policies/procedures. Normal capacity.

Locker Rooms/Restrooms

No additional policies/procedures. Normal capacity.

Studio/Group Exercise Classes

No additional policies/procedures. Normal capacity. Wipe your equipment down before and after use. Towels and spray bottles will be available for wiping equipment.  Place used towels in the basket.

Weight Room

No additional policies/procedures. Normal capacity. Wipe your equipment down before and after use. Towels and spray bottles will be available for wiping equipment.  Place used towels in the basket.

Main Gym

  • There can be more than one person per basket for shooting.
  • Full court pickup games are not permitted.

Aquatic Center

No additional policies/procedures. Normal capacity.

Climbing Wall

No additional policies/procedures. Normal capacity.

Outdoor Program

No additional policies/procedures.

Intramurals

Intramurals will be scheduled as normal. For indoor sports and activities, non-vaccinated individuals will need to wear masks per college policy.

Westminster’s Counseling Center has provided many resources that you may find useful for supporting yourself and practicing self-care. It is important to make sure you are taking care of your mental health during this time alongside your physical health and nutrition.

Dolores Doré Eccles Health, Wellness and Athletic Center

The Dolores Doré Eccles Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center is home to the Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation Department, Intercollegiate Athletic Department, and the School of Nursing and Health Sciences. The center is filled with educational programs and opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and alumni to positively impact their health and well-being. Whether one is attending an athletic event, engaged in academic classes, or participating in activities to improve their personal fitness, the Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center serves as a campus-wide community learning center.

Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation Programs

swimmer in middle swimming lane
rock climber on wall

Hours

Detailed Calendar

Call the reception desk at 801.832.2860 for any questions about hours.

Fall and Spring Semester

Day Center at Large Aquatic Center Climbing Wall
Monday–Thursday 6:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

 

4:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Friday 6:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

Summer Term

First 4 Weeks (May Term)

Day Center at Large Aquatic Center Climbing Wall
Monday–Thursday 6:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Friday 6:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
CLOSED
Saturday 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. CLOSED
Sunday 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. CLOSED

After the First 4 Weeks

Day Center at Large Aquatic Center Climbing Wall
Monday 6:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
CLOSED
Tuesday 6:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
CLOSED
Wednesday 6:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
CLOSED
Thursday–Friday 6:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
CLOSED
Saturday–Sunday 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. CLOSED