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Fitness Center

The MCCC Fitness Center offers the community numerous ways to get in shape and stay in shape. The center includes a fully-equipped fitness facility and an Olympic size swimming pool, located in the Physical Education (PE) Building on MCCC's West Windsor campus. Tennis courts are located adjacent to the PE Building. Members may also participate in weekly exercise classes. Rates are more reasonable than at most area gyms and there are numerous membership options.

Fitness Facilities
Fitness Center members work out in a friendly, non-competitive environment. With assistance from a courteous and dedicated staff, they can create and carry out a personal health and fitness program to achieve their long-term goals. Membership is open to all area residents 15 years and older. Those who sign up for an annual membership also have use of the college's Olympic size swimming pool.

The Fitness Center offers 19 pieces of cardio equipment including an Arc Trainer, Run Free Elliptical, Stairmaster, Upper Body Exerciser, ellipticals, a rowing machine, stationary bicycles, and treadmills. The Fitness Center has 30 machine weights targeting upper and lower body and core. There is also a free weight area which includes benches, dumbbells, kettlebells, medicine balls, and Olympic racks.

Members are issued a card that must be presented to enter the Fitness Center and for use of the locker rooms, which are open during Fitness Center hours.


Fitness Center Membership Rates

Annual $225
Alumni/Senior Annual $200
Annual Restricted (9 AM-3 PM) $150
Semi-Annual $125
Semi-Annual Alumni/Senior $110
Quarter Year $75
Quarter Year Alumni/Senior $50
Monthly $35
Alumni Student Athlete $10/month

* Annual membership includes use of the pool during recreational hours.
+ Senior citizens are persons 65 and older.

Call 609-570-3738 for General Office or 609-570-3741 for Coordinator Erin Cahill-Wetzel.
Or, stop by the Fitness Center during operating hours to sign up for a membership.

Fitness Center Hours

Monday-Thursday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


General Policies

  • New Fitness Center members may arrange for an orientation about workout equipment. Staff will also provide a written workout plan based on members' goals.
  • Members must sign in and show their ID card at every visit.
  • Food and beverages are prohibited in workout and pool areas (except for water).
  • Spotters are required for heavy lifting in the Fitness Center.
  • Appropriate attire is required. Athletic shoes should be worn in the Fitness Center. Swimmers are asked to wear swimsuits, not cut-off jeans or shorts. Children in diapers must wear plastic pants with snug elastic bands at waist and leg. Swim Diapers are also acceptable.
  • No outside floats or toys will be allowed into the pool.

For further information e-mail fitness@mccc.edu or call (609) 586-3738 or 3741.


Swimming Pool

The general public along with Mercer County Community College students, faculty and staff are welcome to use MCCC's 25-yard heated swimming pool.

Community residents may sign up for pool memberships only, or use the pool as part of their annual Fitness Center membership. Pool memberships include singles, senior citizens and families of up to five people, as well as annual and semi-annual rates. Locker rooms and showers are available for use during the pool's open hours. Handicapped locker rooms and bathroom facilities are located on the first floor. (Towels and locks are not provided.)

Recreational swim members may take part in the college's exercise classes and recreational basketball and volleyball games. These activities are listed on the college calendar. Members are issued a card that must be presented for entrance to the pool area and for use of the locker rooms.

For any questions or information about Swim Classes and Lessons, please contact Continuing Education at 609-570-3311, email ComEd@mccc.edu or visit the Conference Center.

Recreational Swim Membership Rates

Annual Family $275
Annual Alumni/Senior Family $190
Annual Single $160
Annual Alumni/Senior Single $100
Semi-Annual Family $165
Semi-Annual Alumni/Senior Family $115
Semi-Annual Single $100
Semi-Annual Alumni/Senior Single $65

* "Family" maximum of 5 people.
+ Senior citizens are persons 65 and older.

Pool/Recreation passes are purchased in the Fitness Center located in the PE Building on the West Windsor Campus, (609) 570-3738 or 3741. Recreational memberships do not include use of the Fitness Center.

Pool Hours

August 19 - June 19
Mon., Wed., Fri. 6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri. 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Thursday 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 4 p.m.
June 22 - August 16
Mon., Wed., Fri. 6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Mon., Tues., Wed. 5:00 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Thursday 5:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 


Wellness Activities / Recreation Schedule

Group Exercise and Fitness Activities
All Fitness Center and Recreational Swim members may take part in the college's exercise classes, including yoga and zumba, and recreational basketball and volleyball games. The schedule for these activities is listed on the college calendar.

Tennis Courts
Members may also use the college's seven outdoor tennis courts located adjacent to the Physical Education (PE) Building. There are no restrictions on use of the courts. They are available on a first come, first served basis.

Questions are welcome. Please e-mail fitness@mccc.edu or call the Department of Athletics, Fitness and Recreation at (609) 570-3738 or 3741.

(most weeks during Fall and Spring semesters)
Activity Time Location
Mondays:
Evening Yoga 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. PE 225
Tuesdays:
Zumba noon - 1 p.m. PE Gym
Wednesdays:
Lunch Yoga noon - 1 p.m. PE Gym