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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513
Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4 pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Fitness Center


Membership Requirements & Fees

The Fitness Center is a pay for use facility. Membership to the Fitness Center is restricted to the NVC community, to include Students, Faculty, Adjuncts, and full/part-time Staff. Users must be 18 years of age. If under the age of 18 parent consent must be provided in order to utilize the Fitness Center. All users must present a current NVC ID/Fitness Sticker to gain entrance into the Fitness Center.

Membership fees are purchased semesterly through the following steps:

  • Register on-line at this link: Register for the Fitness Center at NVC

  • After registration, click on the hotlink at the bottom of the page “Account Summary/Credit Card Payment” or pay in person at the Bursar Office located in the Cypress College Center.

  • After payment, call the Fitness Center Desk 486-4612 to set up a date/time for a require orientation on equipment usage. After the orientation you will complete a Waiver of Liability form and receive your semester Fitness Center sticker placed on your NVC ID card.

Fitness Fees and Rates:

  • Fitness Center will be FREE for Summer students  
  • Academic Year Pass: $60.00
  • Semester Academic Pass: $ 40.00

Student and Staff






Fitness Center Rules and Policies

Members are required to present their valid Northwest Vista ID card each time they use the facility. Participants must dress appropriately to maintain a sanitary environment and to protect upholstery on equipment. Members are expected to follow any direction provided by Fitness Center staff especially relating to matters pertaining to safety.


  • Please wipe down the equipment you use before and after each use to help prevent the spreading of MRSA bacteria.

  • Please bring a lock and your own towel to use in the fitness center.

  • Sneakers are required, NO open toe shoes, sandals or boots of any kind.

  • A shirt must be worn, NO jeans

  • Members are expected to wipe down equipment after each use with the appropriate wipes or spray cleaner;
  • Bars must be broken down and all weights returned to their proper location after use;

  • Tobacco products and food is not allowed. Water bottles, sport drinks, and energy bars are fine if kept contained;

  • Books bags and other personal items are not allowed in the fitness center.

  • Members are required to leave their valid Northwest Vista ID card to check out any Fitness Center/Recreation Sports equipment. Members are personally responsible to return all items issued to them. Members will be charged for the replacement of unreturned or lost items;

  • While the Fitness Center has lockers for members for their personal use, the Fitness Center does not claim responsibility for lost or stolen articles in association with their usage.

  • The Fitness Center staff has authority over all room conduct and use of equipment, including sound system and television sets.

  • Misuse or falsification of identification cards will not be tolerated and violators will be prosecuted through the College judicial system.

Members who do not adhere to the Fitness Center rules will have their membership terminated and will NOT receive a refund.

The Fitness Center Summer Hours

Mon – Thurs: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

  • The Fitness Center and Gym will be closed when main campus is closed and classes are not in session. (Spring/Winter break)

  • Hours may be adjusted based on daily and hourly usage assessment.





Locker Rooms

Lockers are available on a first come, first served basis, under the following conditions:

  • Lockers should always be locked.

  • Belongings should never be left outside the locker.

  • Valuables should never be stored in the locker.

  • Suspicious conditions or activities should be reported immediately
    to the front desk.

All lockers are for DAY USE ONLY! All lockers must be emptied, cleaned out, and locks removed by the time you leave the building. At the end of the night, any remaining locks may be cut and items will be removed and disposed of.

Contact Us

Recreation Sports Staff
Office: (210) 486-4612

Location (Gymnasium)

Huisache Hall (HH Building)
Northwest Vista College
3535 North Ellison Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78251