Fitness Center Membership

Curious about becoming a member of the Mountaineer Field House? See our Frequently Asked Questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q - Who is eligible for membership?
A - Current Western students registered for at least 6 credits, current Western Faculty, Staff and Emeritus, current Sodexo employees and Western alumni, as well as spouses, partners and dependents of any of the above people. In addition, community members without any direct affiliation are eligible.

Q - Can community members buy memberships?
A - Yes.

Q - What is included with an unlimited membership?
A - Members have access to the Aquatic Center, batting/golf cage, climbing wall, equipment rentals, field house courts, the Fitness Center, group fitness classes and the indoor track. 

Q - Can my child climb on the Western climbing wall?
A - Parents must accompany children under the age of 14. Our wall was designed and the routes are set for college-aged individuals.  We do not have auto-belays, children's harnesses or children's shoes and our wall is not appropriate or safe for small children.

Q - How do I purchase a membership?
A - Please complete our Membership Form and Waiver (using the online form linked below) and return it to the Front Desk of the Mountaineer Field House.

Q - Can I talk to someone about membership options?
A - Yes!  Please contact the Mountaineer Field House Front Desk at 970.943.2110 or  Jessica Thomas, our Fitness Center Manager at 970.943.3363 or

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Standard Facility Closures 2018

Sept. 3

 CLOSED (Labor Day)

Oct. 19-21 

CLOSED (Mid-Fall Break)

Nov. 19-25

CLOSED (Thanksgiving Break)

Dec. 22-31

CLOSED (Winter Break)

Standard Facility Closures 2019

Jan. 1

CLOSED (New Year's Day)

Jan. 2-13

Holiday Hours (Winter Break)

Jan. 21  

Holiday Hours (MLK Jr. Day)

Feb. 18

Holiday Hours (Presidents Day)

March 18-24

CLOSED (Spring Break)