Fitness Center

The Fitness Center is a state-of-the-art facility that allows all visitors the opportunity to exercise the mind and body in a fun and safe environment on campus. Opened in October 2007, the Fitness Center is now one of the main hot spots on the Biscayne Bay Campus.

Students are required to bring a valid Panther ID and are also encouraged to bring a towel upon each visit.

The facility is also accessible to FIU faculty and staff as well as the outside community through membership.

Amenities Include

  • A cardio village equipped with Life Fitness treadmills
  • Stairclimbers
  • Locker rooms with showers
  • Seven flat-screen televisions on the main floor
  • Total body trainers
  • Recumbent and upright exercise bikes
  • A hammer strength free weights section
  • A separate aerobics room overlooking the beautiful Biscayne Bay
  • Diverse group exercise schedule

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Contact

Wellness and Recreation - BBC
(WRC)
3000 NE 151 Street
WUC 160
North Miami, FL 33181

305-919-5678

bbcrec@fiu.edu

Hours 

Fitness Center

Monday-Thursday: 8 AM - 10 PM

Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM

Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM

Sunday: 10 AM - 3 PM

 

Aquatic Center

Monday-Friday: 12 PM - 7 PM

Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM