Policies and Guidelines

Fitness Center Policies and Guidelines

You acknowledge you are physically able to engage in all physical fitness activities.  All exercises and use of the Fitness Center are undertaken at your sole riskVillanova assumes no liability for any injury, illness or other consequence of your use of the Fitness Center.

Discontinue activity and seek medical attention immediately if you experience any pain in chest, neck, shoulder, arm; nausea; dizziness; mental confusion; shortness of breath; muscular coordination problems. 

Please follow the posted instructions for each piece of equipment.  If you are unfamiliar with the use of any equipment, please ask a staff member for assistance.  Any problems with equipment should be reported immediately to the front desk attendant. 

Please do not drop weights or dumbbells and re-rack them after use.  Users must wipe down equipment after each use. 

You are responsible for all personal belongings.   Please keep all valuables at home or on your person.  Villanova is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

Everyone must have proper ID to use the Fitness Center.  Users must comply with directions given by the Fitness Center Staff at all times.  Failure to do so will result in revocation of use privileges.  Children under the age of 16 are not permitted in this facility. 

Shirts and closed-toed shoes must be worn at ALL TIMES. 

There Will Be No:

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Open-toed shoes

Screaming, yelling or obscenities

GLASS drinking containers 

Chalk, alcohol or tobacco products

Jumping rope on the fitness floor