Health and Wellness Center

The Health and Wellness Center (HWC), located on the Coon Rapids campus, provides health and fitness opportunities for students, employees, and the community.  Currently, there are no other sports facilities in the northern Minneapolis suburbs that provide the opportunities of Anoka-Ramsey's Health and Wellness Center.

Numerous Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (HPER) classes are held within the HWC along with the offices of HPER Faculty, Athletic Department Staff and Coaches, and the HWC Director and Manager.

The facility features:

  • 5,000 square foot Fitness Center
  • 4 full-size volleyball courts
  • 4 full-size basketball courts with adjustable basket heights
  • Walking Track
  • Mezzanine Fitness Area
  • Fitness Studio
  • Batting Cages
  • Classroom Space
  • Meeting Space
  • Six Locker Rooms
  • Concession Stand
  • Athletic Training Room
  • Offices of HPER, Athletics, and the Health and Wellness Center
  • Restrooms

For information about renting the facility, please visit the Rental Information page.

All current Anoka-Ramsey students and employees have memberships to the Health and Wellness Center and can use the facility free of additional charge.

Community members (non-ARCC students and employees) can use the Walking Track for a small fee, but cannot use the Fitness Center or Mezzanine, nor participate in Open Gym; please visit the Rental Information page for more details.  

Users of the facility must have a Membership Profile/Liability Waiver on file at the front desk.

Hours of Operation - Coon Rapids Campus

Fall 2018 Hours

Fitness Center

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7:00am - 9:00am; 10:50am - 9:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday: 7:00am - 9:30am; 10:45am - 9:00pm

Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Sunday: CLOSED



Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 9:00pm

Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Sunday: CLOSED


Walking Track

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7:00am - 9:00pm

Tuesday, Thursday: 7:00am - 8:00am; 9:15am - 11:00am; 1:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Sunday: CLOSED


Hours of Operation - Cambridge Campus Fitness Center

Fall 2018 Hours

Monday: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Tuesday: 2:30pm - 5:30pm

Wednesday: 9:30am - 12:30pm; 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Thursday: 2:30pm - 5:30pm

Friday: CLOSED

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED


Wellness Program

Wellness Program activities are free to all current Anoka-Ramsey students and employees.

For more information, contact Joyce Traczyk at 763-433-1243 or


Coon Rapids Campus Wellness Classes

Zumba - Mondays 2pm - 2:50pm (G120)

Yoga - Tuesdays 1pm - 1:50pm (G120)

Cardio and Flexibility - Thursdays 12pm - 12:50pm (G120)


Cambridge Campus Wellness Classes

Fitness Fusion - Mondays 12:00pm - 12:50pm (E124)

Yoga - Tuesdays 1:00pm - 1:50pm (G201)

Zumba - Thursdays 11:45am - 12:35pm (E124)


Suggested Walking Apps

Map My Walk

Polar Beat

Hours are subject to change.

The Health and Wellness Center follows the College policy regarding campus closings.