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URC Fitness CenterRecreation facilities for EWU students, faculty, staff and community participants.
1007 W. Elm Street
Cheney, WA 99004
URC Fitness Center
"To exceed member expectations in a CLEAN and SAFE environment!"
The goal of the URC Fitness Center at Eastern Washington University is to educate our members about the importance of a balanced approach to physical fitness in an effort to improve their quality of life. This includes the fundamental components of a successful physical fitness program such as strength, endurance, flexibility, and cardiovascular training. Our goal is to instill a dedication to all aspects of fitness and promote positive lifestyle changes as an integral part of the wellness program at EWU.
- 15,000 square feet of fitness center space
- Strength Training: circuits, free weights, racks and platforms
- Cardio Equipment: treadmills, elliptical trainers, arc trainers, steppers, bikes, ascent trainers, climbmills
- Functional Equipment: functional trainers, stability balls, TRX, medicine balls, and Bosu
- Indoor running track (1/9 mile)
- Open gym for basketball and volleyball. Volleyball available every Tuesday and Thursday (and weekends by request)
- Fitness Instructors Available to assist members in their workouts
- Personal training is available for those interested in working with a certified trainer to assist you in achieving your fitness goals
- Fast Fitness (PHED 150; 2 credits) or Strength Training (PHED 152; 2 credits) is offered each quarter in the URC Fitness Center
Hours of Operation
M-F: 7:15 A.M. - 8:30 P.M.
Saturday: 10:15 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Please note: Participants may continue working out 30 minutes after posted closing times.
ALL participants to the Fitness Center must submit a Participant Recreation Facilities Waiver. This waiver can be found at the following link: