As a result of a collaborative decision made by the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education, Worcester State University Board of Trustees, and the Worcester State University Administration classes, events, and more importantly the Wellness Center will be closed beginning Saturday, March 14, 2020 until further notice in response to COVID-19. This will include the Indoor Walking Track, DeFeudis Fitness Center, Open Recreation, Group Exercise Classes, Korzec Golf Simulator, Locker Room Use, and the Lancer (Smoothie) Lounge.
No membership purchases are available at this time. If you are a current member, we understand that this impacts your privileges. Based on your valid dates of membership, we will arrange to extend all memberships based on the impact of this closure. If you have any questions you can email


Membership and Access

All new students & members will need to waiver of liability. ALL Students, Fac/Staff can do so within the Online Portal. Fully defined access definitions are below:

Student Membership

Worcester State University undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in at least one (1) credit during the current term will access the Wellness/Fitness Center and the majority of its recreational and programmatic activities for free. Registered/enrolled fall term students will have access during the summer terms. All users should possess their OneCard at all times in the facility. Complete the Liability Waiver HERE!

IELI & Elder Student Memberships

Worcester State University currently enrolled Intensive English Language Institute (IELI) and "Elder" students have the opportunity to purchase a membership to the DeFeudis Fitness Center. IELI and "Elder" students will have free access to the utilize the Multipurpose Gymnasium, and Indoor Track without membership purchase. Membership purchase is solely to gain access to the DeFeudis Fitness Center.

Employee Membership

Worcester State University employees have access to the Wellness Center and its recreational and programmatic areas as a benefit of employment with the exception of the DeFeudis Fitness Center and Group Exercise Classes which require separate fees. Check out the DeFeudis Fitness Center Hours HERE.

See below for DeFeudis Fitness Center Membership pricing. For Group Exercise class information visit Group Exercise Classes

Alumni Access

All Alumni must complete the Request for Alumni Membership Card to obtain their Alumni Card, Admistration Room 231, 508-929-8141. Present your Alumni card to the Wellness Center Front Desk in order to purchase your DeFeudis Fitness Center membership. Our friendly staff will assist you in the entire process.

Worcester State University welcomes all Alumni of the community to use the Wellness Center walking track during posted community hours from 6:00 am until 10am, Monday through Friday. See below for more information on use of the Korzec Golf Simulator. 


Community Access

Worcester State University welcomes all members of the community to use the Wellness Center walking track during posted community hours from 6:30 am until 10am, Monday through Friday.  Worcester State is pleased to be able to share this part of the facility. Please check in at the front desk upon arrival where you will need to sign in.  A one-time, annual liability waiver will be required prior to first use.


Membership                      View Welcome Sheet Here

(Purchased at the Front Desk during normal hours of the Wellness/Fitness Center, for eligible members through the Online Portal as well)

Status Type Price
IELI Students* Semester  $60.00
Registered Elder Students*, Faculy Staff*  Semester $62.50
Registered Elder Students*, Faculy Staff*  Academic Year $125.00
Registered Elder Students*, Faculy Staff*  Annual $150.00
Alumni**  Annual $200.00
Community*** Annual $250.00
All Summer $25.00

Semester and Academic Year membership rates will be prorated during time of sale. 

All new students & members will need to waiver of liability. ALL Students, Fac/Staff can do so within the Online Portal.

Alumni and Community will complete it during membership purchase. 

One membership per person. A valid email address and phone number are needed for registration/membership for each individual.  

*IELI/Elder Students & Faculty/Staff can purchase their membership  via OneCard Common Funds. Click Here to Add Funds to your OneCard

**Must present Alumni Card from Alumni Office, Administration Room 231, 508-929-8141. Request Alumni Card Here. 

*** Must be 18 years or older with valid photo ID. 

  • More Membership and Access Questions? Click here. Membership refunds are available within 10 business days of purchase with written request. The Wellness Center administration has the full right of refusal. 
  • Members are subject to parking policies and enforcement. WSU strictly enforces parking policies and assumes no responsibility for damage to any vehicle or its contents. Report all motor vehicle accidents on campus to University Police at 508-929-8911 or at Wasylean Hall, Office 102. We encourage on campus parking between 6AM-8AM, and after 4PM during the fall/spring semesters. Open parking on the weekends. Members are responsible for any parking citations.

*Memberships are for the use of the individual whom has purchased one. The sharing of membership(s)/membership cards and privileges is prohibited. Failure to comply will result in revocation of membership without a refund.*

Korzec Golf Simulator Information

The simulator is available at a rate of $10/hour per person. The fee covers 60 minutes of usage for up to 4 golfers at a time. The simulator will manage its reservations and membership payments through Innosoft Fusion, via the Wellness Center Portal. To reserve the simulator you will need to be a "member."

Korzec Golf Simulator Membership Rates Per Person: 1 Hour/$10, 1 Month/$50, "Winter"/$150, Semester/$125, Annunal/$250

To Become a Member

  1. Go to the online portal. (
  2. Click on the "memberships" icon
  3. Choose your appropriate membership duration, choose your effective date, add to cart
  4. Complete the Waiver of Liability with digital signature, by signing (click in signatuire box), then click sign now
  5. Review your Shopping Cart, and click Check Out
  6. Complete/Process Your payment
  7. Receipt will be emailed

To Reserve the Simulator (only after you have your membership)

  1. Go to the online portal. (
  2. Click on the "golf simulator" icon
  3. You will be taken to the Courts Bookings
    1. Be sure to select the Golf Simulator from the left menu
  4. Use the calendar icon to select the day to view thw available tee times for that day (these are based on avaialbility and the facility schedule)
  5. Click "Reserve" for your desired tee time
  6. Click "Reserve Now"
  7. A court reservation confirmation email will be sent

Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to tee time. Upon arrival, please check in at front desk of Wellness Center. Up to four players can play per round. Tee times will last 60 minutes. There are 15 minutes between sessions in order to allow for collection of belongings and simulator setup for next group. To present a time of play gauge, it is estimated that it takes one person 1 hour to play 18 holes in the simulator. Consecutive tee times are allowed in order to get through more holes should the user wish. The simulator is operated on a clock and not by number of holes completed. The defaults of the simulator have been set to maximize experience, but pace of play is the responsibility of the golfers.

Sampling of Simulation Courses

  • St. Andrew’s
  • Pebble Beach
  • TPC Network courses
  • Check out our Score Card 

Guest Access

A DeFeudis Fitness Center guest is someone who is over 18 years of age and has a valid photo ID. The $5 payment can be made at the Wellness Center Front Desk. Use is valid for the day in which it is/was purchased. Please use this link for more information about Open Recreation Guests

Wellness Reimbursements

Many employer sponsored health plans provide reimbursements for fitness related activities.  Please see individual plans for eligibility requirements.  The Worcester State Wellness Center will offer proof of participation/proof of payment via an institutional insurance reimbursement request form.  Patrons will be responsible for completing any fitness rebate forms provided by their insurance carrier. The Wellness Center will provide proof of fitness center membership and proof of payment. To request proof of participation, please initiate the request by emailing the Fitness Center Manager.

Wellness Reimbursment Form


Facility Hours of Operation