Fitness Centers

High Plains Fitness Center at Westminster Campus


The High Plains Fitness Center is committed to making student participation in recreational activities an essential component of the FRCC experience. By providing outstanding programming, leadership, and facilities, we meet the recreational interests of the diverse student body. Our efforts are focused on activities that create positive social interaction, opportunities for education and self-development, and promotion of healthy lifestyles among students, employees, and community.

Our newly remodeled 3,000 sq ft High Plains Fitness Center is on B Level, just down the main stairway across from Entrance 2. Members have access to all equipment, machines, and programming that includes group fitness classes, Personal Wellness Sessions, and Campus Challenges.

Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday - Sunday Closed

Note: Fitness center hours may change during holidays breaks and between semesters. These changes will be posted in advance.

Summer Rates

These rates apply to the entire summer:

  • Students enrolled in summer classes: Free
  • Students enrolled in only fall classes: $15
  • Employees: $20
  • Guest Passes: $5 - good for one use only

Guest Passes Available this Summer!

Guest passes may be purchased at Student Life for $5 and are good for one use only. Guests must be sponsored and accompanied by an affiliated High Plains Fitness Center member with a valid Wolf Card. Please read the Guest Sponsorship Policy before purchasing.


If you’re currently enrolled as a student, membership is free with these two items:

  • Your current class schedule. Schedules may be shown on device or printed copy.
  • Your Wolf Card ID: these are available for purchase for $5 in the Student Life Office.

FRCC Employees

FRCC employees may also use the center with purchase of a semester membership.

  • Current rates are $30/15 week fall or spring semester and $20/10 week summer semester.
  • Your Wolf Card ID: these are available as a $5 purchase from the Student Life Office.
  • Membership packets and payment submission is also located in the Student Life Office.
  • To finalize your enrollment, please return to the fitness center with:
  • Your Wolf Card
    • Completed membership packet
    • Membership receipt

See Westminster High Plains Fitness Center Policies

Want to get active without paying for a class? Check out our Summer Group Fitness Schedule below!

Lunchbreak Boot Camp
12:00 - 12:45 p.m.
Meet Outside Fitness Center
Reset & Re-Energize Wednesdays
12:00 - 12:30 p.m.
Fitness Center Studio

Fitness Center Orientation

Need help navigating the facility? Just ask one of our front desk staff for a quick tour.

Fitness Center Consultation

Not sure where to start at the gym? Sign up for a fitness consultation by contacting Lauren Schiller.

  • Consultations will cover everything from fitness equipment, goal setting, and fitness & health assessments. Free to all Fitness Center members.

Interested in renting out a space in the Fitness Center? Please contact the Fitness & Wellness Coordinator, Lauren Schiller.

What is a Wellness Ambassador?

FRCC’s Wellness Ambassadors play a vital role in supporting health and wellness on campus. As a Wellness Ambassador, you will have the opportunity to learn and educate others about total health and wellness and how it applies to college students. Wellness Ambassadors will:

  • Assist with planning, promoting and staffing wellness events across campus
  • Organize and participate in health awareness events and education programs
  • Collaborate and build partnerships with student organizations and departments across campus
  • Attend and participate in meetings and training events
  • Serve as a health and wellness resource on campus

What’s in it for me?

There are a ton of benefits to being an active Wellness Ambassador.

  • Receive a letter of recommendation at the end of your time as a Wellness Ambassador. This can be submitted for jobs, scholarships or school applications.
  • Receive a certificate of participation to display or attach to your resume
  • Develop skills in leadership, teamwork, and program coordination
  • Enhance communication skills, public speaking, and networking
  • Increase your knowledge of health and wellness issues
  • Collaborate with various campus organizations and departments
  • Develop skills and accomplishments for a stronger resume
  • Meet new people and have fun!

Do I qualify?

  • Must be enrolled as a student at FRCC
  • Strong interest in health promotion and wellness
  • Ability to volunteer at least 15 hours each semester. Must attend initial training/orientation, and at least one meeting per semester.
  • Desire to help other students and FRCC employees
  • Support and model health and healthy choices (that doesn’t mean you have to be perfect! )
  • Good time-management skills
  • Responsible and reliable
  • Non-judgmental character and attitude

How do I apply?

Fill out the application form by August 30, 2019 to be considered for the program. We accept new ambassadors at the start of each semester. Please email with questions.

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Contact Fitness Center
Information Desk

(303) 404-5159