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All Group Fitness classes are FREE December 13 - 20, just bring your Wiscard!

Group Fitness


Fun and energizing group workouts.

Choose from a wide variety of class formats to stay motivated as you pursue your fitness goals. Our instructors provide modifications and progressions for all fitness levels.


Today’s Classes

FALL SCHEDULE (Sept 5 – Dec 12)


WINTER SCHEDULE (January 2 – 18)

Bring two or more non-perishable, unopened, and non-expired food or personal items to our FREE Group Fitness classes during Stress Relief Week, and Ian’s Pizza will give you a coupon for a free slice. Donations benefit The Open Seat.

Please note that the Group Fitness program is subject to changes and breaks due to the academic and campus calendar.

Group Fitness schedules for the spring semester will be posted in mid to late December.


Purchase a Group Fitness Pass for unlimited access to our Group Fitness classes. Passes are sold online or at Nat Member Services Office. Rec Sports Membership required for purchase. Please note that the Group Fitness program is subject to changes and breaks due to the academic and campus calendar.

Drop-in $5
Fall 2018
August 27 – December 20
Spring 2019
December 21 – May 10
Summer 2019
May 11 – August 25
Fall + Spring 
August 27 – May 10
Spring + Summer
December 21 – August 25
Fall + Spring + Summer
August 27, 2018 – August 25, 2019
Guest Audit Students included.
Drop-in $5
1-Month $15
4-Month $35
8-Month $60
12-Month $85
  • Group Fitness Policies
    • Participants must be 18 years or older to participate in Group Fitness classes.
    • Athletic footwear is required for all Group Fitness classes except Yoga, Powerflow, and Deep Water classes.
    • Group Cycling and Deep Water participants must pick up a class ticket at the Natatorium Member Services Office up to 30 minutes prior to the start of class. Limit one per person. Present your ticket to the instructor upon entry to class. Cycling classes are limited to 28 riders.
    • Classes in Room 1065 are limited to 49 participants.
    • A minimum of five participants is required for all classes to be held.

Group Fitness Outreach Services

Arrange a private Group Fitness class.

We offer private group fitness classes for UW student organizations, UW residence halls and UW departments. Request a class in our facilities (internal event) or in a space provided by your group (external event).

Please visit the Reservations & Rentals page to review the policies, the rental rates and to fill out the special event request form. Questions about reservations and rentals can be sent to