IMPORTANT NOTICE: Our hours are Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturdays, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. The fitness center is operating at half capacity with these modifications:

  • A maximum of 15 people on the fitness floor, 5 in the studio and 5 on the walking track

  • Some cardio machines are closed to maintain proper social distancing

  • The bottle filling station is open, but fountains are closed, so please bring a water bottle

  • Locker rooms, showers and changing areas locker rooms open at limited capacity (2 occupants at a time).


Everyone entering or using the fitness center must:​

  • Wear a face covering when entering, leaving and moving about the Wellness Center but may remove while actively exercising.

  • Maintain at least 10 feet between you and other members

  • Have a temperature check before entering the fitness center; anyone with a temperature above 100.4 will be required to leave the premises

  • Fully sanitize each piece of equipment before and after each use


The building, including the fitness center, is being cleaned and sanitized each night.

The fitness center, located in the MNPS Employee Wellness Center at Berry Hill, is open to MNPS certificated and non-certificated (support) employees, retirees and their spouses; children and adult dependents are not eligible at this time. Visit our FAQs page for more about eligibility.


The fitness center, offers a variety of options to help you get or stay in shape. First-time visitors must sign a liability waiver before using the facility.


Walking track

The fitness center’s elevated walking track overlooks the exercise floor. The track features ECOfit rubberized flooring, made from recycled materials and designed to provide a comfortable, no-slip surface for bodies in motion. Twenty-five laps equal one mile. Small lockers are available at the track for keys, phones, ID badges, street shoes and other small personal items.


Exercise floor

Our exercise floor offers a full range of strength and cardio equipment. Vanderbilt fitness associates are available to show visitors how to safely operate the equipment and answer questions. To schedule an equipment orientation, speak with an associate at the fitness center desk on the first floor.


Fitness classes

Fitness classes are offered in person in the fitness studios on the first floor and virtually through Zoom. See the Fitness Classes page for rules during COVID-19.


Showers and lockers are available in both the men’s and women’s locker rooms, located on the first floor. Towels are provided. Note: Lockers/showers open at limited capacity (2 occupants at a time).



Visit our FAQs page. Or speak with a fitness associate during business hours. You can also call the fitness center desk at 615-259-8580, option 1.