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FAQs

Q: Is the facility open to the public? 

A: Yes.  We are open to the community.  All members must be 18 years old or older to join the UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center.

Q: Where can I park?

A: UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center offers free parking for all of its members. Parking is automatically free from 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and any time after 3:30 p.m. in the south parking garage off of SW 13th Street. Parking during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. requires a parking pass from the UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center.  Be sure to stop by the front desk to get your parking pass.

Q:  Can my family join?

A: Yes.  Anyone over the age of 18 can join the UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center

Q:  What are the hours of the Fitness Center?

A: Monday through Friday: 5:30 a.m.- 9 p.m., Saturday: 7 am-1 pm. Closed Sunday.  

Q:  What are the membership fees?

A: Click here to view the membership fees.

Q:  Does the facility have lockers and showers?

A: Yes!  There are both men’s and women’s locker rooms with  individual showers and changing areas.

Q:  Is there an initiation fee?

A: Yes.  There is a one-time, $50 initiation fee for all fitness members.  There is no initiation fee for Medical Fitness members.

Q:  What is the Medical Fitness program?

A: Athletic trainers and exercise physiologists from UF Health Rehab Centers have developed a medically based, supervised fitness/wellness program. The program benefits those who have  just completed rehabilitative therapy, have an on-going medical  condition or have been referred by their physicians to begin a  supervised fitness/wellness program.

Benefits of the program include but are not limited to:

  • safe, medically based exercises designed to improve strength and fitness
  • supervision by experienced athletic trainers and exercise physiologists
  • bridges the return to general wellness after completing a structured rehabilitation program
  • improves fitness of those who have been diagnosed with diabetes, cancer, osteoporosis, hypertension and other chronic diseases
  • training is limited to 6 or fewer members per exercise specialist
  • monthly or quarterly memberships available