Membership is available not only to MUSC students and staff, but also to members of the community. Please stop by for a tour or call us at 792-5757, and we will be more than happy to inform you of our many affordable membership options.
MUSC residential students are automatically granted access to the facility and services.
MUSC online (web) students who wish to join may pay the front membership desk $150/per term ($300 for 12-mos).
MUSC visiting students may purchase a guest pass at the membership desk for $10 per day or $51 per month.
MUSC employees and dependents receive discounted membership rates.
Community membership rates provide the best value for fitness facilities, quality of programming, and services in the Charleston area.
What’s included with my membership?
An Equipment Orientation - No Fee 792-5754
All new members are entitled to two supervised orientation sessions to familiarize them with the wide array of equipment available. During these sessions, a fitness staff member will provide instruction and guidance on the proper usage and handling of exercise machines including Nautilus, free-weights, and cardiovascular machines.
Personal Training - Fee Varies 792-1494
Once you have started your exercise program, you may find you would like more guidance or supervision. Personal trainers are available to help you fine tune your program or provide additional motivation. There is an additional charge for this service. Contact Alicia O'Connor at 792-1494 to arrange for a personal trainer.
For maximum health benefits, an exercise program should consist of cardiovascular activity, strength training, and flexibility and stretching exercises. The center caters to the diverse interests of our members by offering a variety of exercise opportunities.
1. New Member Baseline Fitness Test with follow up Post Test: Fee: $50.00 ($100.00 value)
Post test must be done within 90 days.
The MicroFit Fitness Test and InBody Body Composition Test will assess your current fitness level and identify fitness goals and interests. The double testing methods will help you track progress and help you determine what’s going on in the inside of your body. Microfit Testing includes body weight, body fat %, BMI, arm strength, back flexibility and the option of cardiovascular fitness (sub Vo2 max).
PLUS: InBody testing (as seen at the Mayo Clinic at Johns Hopkins) will provide Muscle – fat Analysis, Obesity Analysis, Segmental Lean Analysis, Visceral fat level and Basil Metabolic Rate. An exercise specialist will provide recommendations based on your testing results.
2. New Member Personal Training Package: Fee: $99.00 ($180.00 value)
Includes: InBody Testing:
InBody will provide Muscle – fat Analysis, Obesity Analysis, Segmental Lean Analysis, Visceral fat level and Basil Metabolic Rate.
Two (2) 55 minute Personal Training Sessions Call 792 – 1494 for an appointment
The MUSC Wellness Center promotes the physical, mental, and social well-being of MUSC students, faculty, staff, and the Charleston community. The state-of-the-art facility offers a variety of equipment, classes, and activities, such as cardiovascular and strength training, running tracks, tennis, group cycle, and aquatics, along with fitness testing, lifestyle consultations, and personal fitness training.