Winston Ely Health & Wellness Center

Winston Ely Health & Wellness Center

Beyond your studies, pursue physical health and fitness at this state-of-the-art college fitness facility made possible by an $8.3 million gift from the Richard and Leslie Gilliam Foundation. The center houses the latest exercise equipment, a multipurpose room for group exercise and dance, conference rooms for individual and group health advising, and locker rooms. Memberships are also available to the public in an effort to improve quality of life in the community.

Take a virtual tour of the Wellness Center.

Summer 2017 UVa-Wise Wellness Center Hours 

July 2017 Group Exercise Schedule

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UVa-Wise Wellness Center Pass & Rates

All wellness and fitness areas and amenities will be accessed using the UVa-Wise Wellness Pass.

  • For UVa-Wise students and employees, their Cavs Card ID will serve as UVa-Wise Wellness Pass.
  • For all others, a special Wellness Cavs Card will be issued for an initial fee of $25, which includes a campus parking pass. Note: Replacement fees apply for lost cards and parking passes.

Wellness passes are sold at the 1st floor Ely Wellness Check Desk during normal operating hours

Note: Current UVa-Wise students, employees and alumni must accompany the family member when completing the UVa-Wise Wellness Pass application.

Individual Spouse Dependent (s)
16-18 years of age
Married Couple
UVa-Wise Student
Part/Full Time
No fee $25.00 per month $20.00 per month
UVa-Wise Employee/Twin Leaf Society Members No fee $25.00 per month $20.00 per month
UVa-Wise Alumni $25.00 per month $25.00 per month $20.00 per month
Community Member $40.00 per month $20.00 per month $60.00 per month
State Employee (other than UVa-Wise) $30.00 per month $20.00 per month $55.00 per month
Federal Employee Rate $30.00 per month $20.00 per month $55.00 per month
Medical Residents (completing residency in local hospital) $25.00 per month $20.00 per month $55.00 per month

*Monthly passes require initial $25.00 fee to cover parking pass and Wellness CavsCard

 

Students in wellness center
Students in wellness center

FitnessFacilities & Amenities

Winston Ely Health & Wellness Center

Wellness Room (101) Men’s & Women’s Locker Rooms 11,000 sq. ft. Exercise Room
Group exercise classes:
Extreme Chaos Class, Insanity ®, R.I.P.P.E.D. ®, Yoga, Zumba ®, and more!
Daily locker rentals while you work out; free towel service; shampoo and body wash dispensers installed in showers; hair dryers available for use. Features state of the art cardio and selectorized weight equipment with a complimentary towels service while you work out!

C. Bascom Slemp Fitness Facilities

Aerobics Room Men’s & Women’s Locker Rooms Fitness Center Racquetball Courts-1st floor
Open floor space for individualized workouts, bring a workout video and play it, for a personal workout. Provided mats, stability balls and free weights can be used in the room. Daily locker rentals while you work out; free towel service; shampoo and body wash dispensers installed in showers; hair dryers available for use. Features Selectorized Weight Equipment, dumbbells, free weights, and cardio equipment. Three racquetball courts are available for use. Free equipment rental for racquetball, wallyball and badminton.

Greear Pool

UVa-Wise employees and students are permitted to use the Greear Pool during open swim hours.

 
Open Swim Men’s & Women’s Locker Rooms Aqua Fitness Classes Swimming Lessons available for purchase
Enjoy lane swimming or just free swim. Shampoo and body wash dispensers installed in showers. Group exercise classes featuring different levels of exercise for any fitness level. *additional charge for swimming lessons

POOL RESERVATIONS

The Greear Pool is available for pool party reservations.  The rate for a 3-hour party is $150. Contact Mikaela Logan at mra4p@uvawise.edu for pool reservations.

For more information regarding the UVa-Wise Wellness Pass or facilities, please contact:

Sarah Smith
Assistant Director of the Winston Ely Health & Wellness Center
276-376-4514 or scs6p@uvawise.edu

Julie Scott
Director of the Winston Ely Health & Wellness Center
276-376-1000 or jba4f@uvawise.edu