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/day passes 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


Check out our Virtual Recreation & Wellness page!

Stay up-to-date with openings/closures on twitter OR instagram @wsu_recwellness

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DeFeudis Fitness Center 

Contact Information

Wellness Center Front Desk Phone:  (508) 929-8158
Fitness Center Phone: (508) 929-2516
Assistant Director/Fitness Center Manager:, (508) 929-8291

Normal Academic Hours

  • Monday - Friday 6:00am-10:00pm
  • Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday 10:00am - 10:00pm

 View ALL Scheduled Facility Hours

9,000sq ft/Two floors of fitness including:Amenities

Membership                      View Welcome Sheet Here

(Purchase 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

All IELI, Elder & Fac/Staff membership rates will be prorated during time of sale, except for Summer. 

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.*

Looking for something more? Check out our Group Exercise Classes! (students & faculty/staff only)

Have questions about use of the equipment? Register for a free Fitness Orientation or schedule directly with

Waiver of Liability:

  • 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. 

Employee Insurance Reimbursement Information

Indoor Track Hours

Golf Simulator Information