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Fitness & Wellness

Serving the colleges of Wentworth, Mass ART, & MCPHS

 

The Department of Fitness and Wellness fosters and promotes a healthy learning environment for students, faculty, and staff by implementing innovative and exciting opportunities that encourage intellectual, physical, social, and spiritual well-being.  We strive to provide positive co-curricular activities and experiences designed to enrich lives, develop talents, and offer an arena for discovery and self-exploration. 

Find us in the Flanagan Campus Center at Beatty Hall on the Wentworth Institute of Technology campus. 

Fall Hours - Schumann
Monday-Thursday: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM 
Friday: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM & Sunday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Fall Hours - Tansey Gym*

Monday - Friday: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Sunday:  12:00 PM - 8:00 PM 

*Weight room closes at 4:30 PM, M-F.  Hours are subject to change due to event schedule

A man uses an elliptical machine in the Beatty Hall gym

Facilities

With amenities that one comes to expect from a first-class facility, including locker rooms and showers, Fitness and Recreation also offer over 50 pieces of the latest technology in cardiovascular and strength equipment from top of the line manufacturers like Cybex, Matrix, and Stairmaster.

A man uses an elliptical machine in the Beatty Hall gym

FAQ's

  • How do I create an account if I'm a Wentworth student?

    Step 1: Go to: http://fitrec.wit.edu

    Step 2: Click the “LOGIN” button in the upper right-hand corner of the page

    Step 3:  Click the “WENTWORTH” button

    Step 4: Follow the authentication steps as indicated by your Institution (as necessary)

    Step 5:  See below section “Reserving Your Spot”

  • How do I create an account if I'm not a Wentworth student?

    Step 1: Go to: http://fitrec.wit.edu

    Step 2: Click the “Sign Up” button in the upper right-hand corner of the page

    Step 3:  Complete ALL of the fields! 

    PLEASE NOTE:
    You MUST use your school-issued email address (ex. M0123456@stu.mcphs.edu or rfitness@massart.edu)

    Step 4: Click “Register”

    Step 5:  You must activate your account in order to have an active profile

    Step 6:  To activate, check your email (be sure to check the junk folder).  When you find the email, click the “Activate My Account” button

    Step 7: You will be brought back to http://fitrec.wit.edu where you will be able to log in.  Click the “MassArt/MCPHS” button to do so.

    Step 8:  Enter the Username (case sensitive) and password (also case sensitive) you created.

  • Do you have lockers available?

    We have storage cubbies where you may keep your belongings while you work out. In addition to the storage cubbies, there are a limited number of lockers available in each locker room.  These lockers are for DAY USE ONLY!

  • Do you have personal trainers?

    We DO!

    Stop by the Fitness and Recreation front desk to ask about the Personal Training services that are available! Single sessions and packages are available!

  • Are there places where can I shower?

    Shower facilities are available in the men’s and women’s locker rooms located inside Fitness and Recreation. All showers are wheelchair accessible, and towel service is available.

  • Do you allow guests?

    Due to space constraints and the popularity of Fitness and Recreation, guests are not allowed.

  • Do I have to pay to take Group Exercise classes?

    All Group Exercise classes are free, but you will need your college-issued ID!

  • I forgot my shampoo, and I need to shower before class.

    Don’t worry, Fitness and Recreation offer shampoo and body wash for emergencies just like this. We even have a hairdryer and hair elastics should you need one while running on the treadmill.

A map of the fitness facility locations

Where to Find Us

We are located on the main floor of the Flanagan Campus Center in Beatty Hall.
Please view the map.