Fitness Facilities

fitness Facilities


Well are stocked with free weights, workout machines and stationary bikes, Taylor Fitness Center, located in the lower level of Wren Student Union, is available to all community members, students, faculty, and staff. The center is a use at your own risk facility. MHU is not responsible for injuries or accidents.

Community Members

Community membership are available at low monthly membership of $30.00 per month or $150 for six months payable by check, cash or credit/debit.  No family discounts. For more information please contact the Office of Student Development at 828-689-1253.

More information can be found in the Fitness Center Community agreement.

Community members can visit the Office of Student Development on the third floor of Wren Student Union during normal business hours to complete membership requirements.

Fitness Center Hours (Fall and Spring Semester Hours):

Monday – Friday 6:00 am – 12:00 am
Saturday – 9:00 am – 12:00 am
Sunday – 12:00 pm -12:00 am

Fitness Center Hours (Summer Hours / Scheduled University Closings / Holiday Hours):

CLOSED: July 4th, December 25th 
Monday – Friday 6:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday – 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunday – 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm


Elle Grier – Head Swim Coach
Harrell Pool, located adjacent to Chambers Gym, was renovated in 2002.

Pool Hours:
The Pool is open for Students, Faculty, and Staff, however is closed over the summer break.

Current open hours:
Monday, Wednesday – 7pm-8:30pm
Tuesday, Thursday: 11am-1pm

The pool is currently NOT open to the public. The pool does not have open hours during the summer and winter breaks. Please call 689-1595 for updates, pool hours or to talk to the aquatics director. Hours are subject to change. Please bring your ID to get in.

If you are interested in swim lessons, please contact Shawn Barger at 828-275-8017
If you are interested in aerobics classes and pool parties, contact Bob Wood at 828-689-8484.
For all other pool-related questions, please contact Elle Grier at 828-689-1595.