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SCC requires that all individuals wear facial coverings while indoors at any of our facilities and practice social distancing (3 feet) when on campus. SCC strongly encourages employees and students to become fully vaccinated. SCC cares about you and your safety! If you are not feeling well, please do not come to campus.

Fitness Policies

Policies and Procedures

Note: The following policies and procedures are subject to change.

  • Face masks are required.
  • Please practice social distancing (3 feet).
  • Appointments required for all Group Exercise Classes, no walk-ins.
  • Before arriving at the Fitness Center, please be symptom free.
  • Members must clean equipment and day lockers after each use
  • No towel service is available.
  • Members bring their own mats.
  • Bathrooms are available, but locker rooms and showers are closed.
  • One-on-one programs, manual blood pressures, and workout-program filing cabinet are not available at this time.
  • Bottle refill stations available, but drinking fountains are disabled.
  • Summer hours of operation are:
    • Monday - Friday: 6 am - 1 pm; 4 pm - 8 pm
    • Saturday: 7 am - 1 pm
    • Sunday: Closed
  • To register for 4 month or 12 month enrollment, call Admissions and Records at (480) 423-6100.
    • For summer enrollment options, please visit our website.
    • Day, week, and one month passes available to purchase at the Fitness Center front desk.
  • If you have gym benefits under your Medicare supplement plan, please visit the front desk or email Heather at

Age Requirement: Students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times and have the permission of the FWC Manager to enroll. A parent/guardian must co-sign the back of the intake form during orientation.

ID Card: You need an ID card to enter the Fitness and Wellness Center. You must wear your ID card while in the Fitness and Wellness Center. A replacement ID card can be issued for a $5 fee.

If you have any concerns, please talk to the instructor. If your problem is not resolved, please see the Coordinator.

  • You must check in at the front desk before entering the exercise area and check out before leaving. ID Badges are required at all times.
  • Only AZ Community College Certified Fitness Instructors hired and trained by SCC may give instruction on the proper use of exercise equipment and exercise technique. No outside personal trainers or therapists are permitted to assist students in the FWC.
  • Use of tobacco in any form is prohibited.
  • No food or beverages except for water.
  • Be courteous and respectful of others.
  • Follow time limits posted on the machines.
  • No bags or purses beyond the front desk
  • Wipe down the equipment with the towels provided.
  • Do not rest on the exercise equipment.
  • Use of Cellular Phones while on the equipment is prohibited. Please take your calls to the lobby.
  • If you need assistance, please ask.
  • Limit the use of perfume or cologne.
  • Always re-rack your weights.
  • Use a spotter when needed.
  • Always use collars.
  • Do not drop weights on the floor.
  • Do not set weights/dumbbells on benches.
  • No horseplay.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • You must check-in at the Front desk before class start.
  • No black soled shoes on the aerobic floor.
  • Clean shoes thoroughly before entering the Aerobic Room.
  • Do not slide, drop, or drag equipment on the floor.
  • No bags or purses allowed in the Aerobic room.
  • Walk in inner lane.
  • Jog in middle lane.
  • Run in outer lane.
  • Clock-wise direction on even days.
  • Counter clock-wise direction on odd days.