It is the mission of the Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center to provide quality wellness programs and The Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center, located on the top floor of the University Center, offers students as well as members of the community a great exercise and workout facility.
The Wellness Center offers a multitude of options so that your workout routine will never be boring. Options include free weights, Cybex equipment, group exercise classes, racquetball, indoor track running, or swimming. "This page is operated independently of East Central University and the views and content displayed on this site do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of East Central University.
Operating as usual
We’ve updated our Fall 2022 pool hours and made a few changes to our group class schedule, be sure to check it out and come workout with us!
Come show off your skills in KNOCKOUT tonight at 6:00pm in McBride Gym!
McBride Pool will be OPEN tomorrow, September 14th. However, the pool will remain closed for the remainder of today.
McBride Pool will be closed for morning lap swim (6:00-10:00AM) on Tuesday, September 13th. Please check back for updates on the remainder of the day!
McBride Pool will be closed tomorrow, September 12th. Please check back for updates on the remainder of the week!
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McBride Gym will be closed tonight from 5:30-8PM. Join us for indoor soccer and get pumped for tomorrow’s soccer home opener!
Dance2Fit is cancelled this evening. We hope you’ll join us to support the ECU Tigers at the home opener!
Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center will be closed in observance of Labor Day Saturday, Sept. 3rd - Monday, Sept. 5th. We will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 6th at 6:00 AM.
See you there!
McBride Gym will close at 5:30pm to prep for the event.
Test your Basketball skills at the 3-Point Shootout tonight in the McBride Gym inside the UC!
Get ready for strength training, cardio, body weight exercises, and core training in this fat burning, muscle building, heavy duty program. Strength & Conditioning with Tosha is perfect for beginner and intermediate athletes. Ask the front desk for more info on how to sign up!
Come check out our Dance2Fit classes with Leah and Dance2fit with Taylor!
Put music to our troubles and we’ll dance them away! 💃
Class this week:
Mon, tues- 8pm
Come join us, we would love to have you! 💙
$3 for non members and free for members!
Come give us your best Steph Curry impression at our 3-Point Shootout on 8/31/2022 @ 6 PM in the McBride Gym (2nd floor of UC). FREE TO ENTER + PRIZES AVAILABLE!
Be sure to check out Dance2Fit tonight at 6:30pm with Leah! Come ready to get sweaty and have fun!
McBride Pool will be closed tomorrow, August 25, 2022. Please check our social media accounts for Friday updates!
Welcome back Tigers! We’re here and ready for you to come workout with us! Check out our Fall 2022 operating hours and new group class and pool schedule.
McBride Gym is closed today, July 14th and tomorrow, July 15th for cleaning. The Tigers Den is still open, you MUST check in with your ID at the front desk and then enter through the first floor door on the outside of the building. We apologize for any inconvenience and we appreciate your patience as we complete routine floor maintenance in the gym!
Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center will be closing on Monday, July 4, 2022. Summer hours will resume on Tuesday, July 5, 2022. Have a safe holiday weekend!
Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center will be closing on Monday, June 20, 2022 in observance of Juneteenth. Summer hours will resume on Tuesday, June 21, 2022.
Monday, June 6th our Summer Hours begin! We look forward to seeing you Monday-Thursday from 6:00 am to 7:00 pm and Friday from 6:00 am to 12:00 pm. Don’t forget to join us for summer classes as well, if interested see the front desk for specifics!
The weekend is almost here and we will be closing today at noon (3pm for ECU employees). We will remain closed on Monday, May 30, 2022 for Memorial Day and reopen on Tuesday, May 31st at 6:00 am. Have a safe weekend!
‼️Pool Hours Correction‼️Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center Intersession Hours are Monday, May 9th - Friday, June 3rd. Daily, from 12:00pm - 3:00pm is reserved for ECU employees only. We will be closed on Saturday and Sunday.
We’d like to congratulate our seniors Macie, Chris, Ryan, and Antonio! We’re so proud of all the things you’ve accomplished and know that an amazing future awaits you all! We’ll miss you around here, go do great things!
Summer is almost here and we are transitioning to our Intersession Hours beginning on Monday! Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center Intersession Hours are Monday, May 9th - Friday, June 3rd. Daily, from 12:00pm - 3:00pm is reserved for ECU employees only. We will be closed on Saturday and Sunday.
To allow our students and staff time to celebrate graduation, we will be closing at 6:00 pm on Friday, May 6th and will reopen with our intercession hours (will be posted later in the week) at 6:00 am on Monday, May 9th. Congratulations graduates!
Spring Break is right around the corner and we will be closing March 12th-20th. We will reopen at 6:00 am on March 21st. Have a safe and sunny break!
Closed again Friday, February 25th. We will reopen Saturday, February 26th from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm and Sunday, February 27th from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Please use caution when driving to our facility and stay warm Tigers!
CLOSED Thursday, February 24th. Stay safe Tigers!
The Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center will be closed Wednesday, February 23rd due to anticipated inclement weather. ECU will monitor weather conditions for the remainder of the week. Please call our Front Desk at 580-559-5744 to verify if we are open before driving to the facility. Stay safe Tigers!
The Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center will be closing today at NOON. We will reopen, weather permitting, on Saturday, February 5th at 10:00 AM. Stay safe!
Unfortunately, Aquatics with Stephanie is cancelled this week. Please join us next Tuesday for class at 6:30 pm!
Join us this Wednesday at 4:30 pm for Strength with Seeker. This is a demo class that is available to all ECU students and Wellness Center patrons. We appreciate your attendance and feedback on this class as we consider bringing it to the Wellness Center!
Intramural Basketball registration has been extended to January 19th at 12:00 pm. Be sure to get your team together and sign up by then, games start on the 25th! Use the link below to register now!
As the weekend quickly approaches, please keep in mind that the Tommy Hewett, M.D. Wellness Center will be closed on Monday, January 17th in Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We will reopen at 6 AM on Tuesday.
It's 2022 and that means out with the old and in with the new! Come on in to check out our NEW Dance2Fit class with four class times to fit your schedule. Not your thing? Don't worry, we still have TigerFit Bootcamp, Strength & Conditioning, and Aquatic Fitness to help you meet your fitness goals throughout the year.
We will be returning to normal hours beginning Monday, January 10th:
The Tommy Hewett M.D. Wellness Center will be closed for the remainder of the day. We will reopen at 8:00 am on Thursday, December 16th.
Due to city power outage ECU will close today, Dec. 15 at 1 PM.
ECU plans to open normal hours on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021.
As holiday break begins at ECU we want to remind everyone of our updated hours! We will be open Monday through Friday, 8am-12pm and 3pm-7pm. All facilities will be closed completely Dec. 24th-Jan. 2nd. We will reopen at 8am on January 3, 2022.
As you begin preparing for Thanksgiving Break, please take note of the Wellness Center hours. All facilities will close at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, November 23rd and reopen at 6:00 AM on Monday, November 29th. Have a happy and safe break!
MAGIC tournaments happening this Friday!! The Sealed event only has 45 spots, so preregister at the link below to secure your spot. The tournaments are open to everyone, you do not have to be an ECU student to participate. We can't wait to see you then!
Open Game Nights are FREE for everyone! If you can't make it during this time and/or want to play other titles, we offer pay-to-play. Check it all out here: https://www.ecok.edu/involvement/ecu-tiger-esports
Who's ready to get back in the full swing of things next week?! Check out the changes to our Group Exercise schedule beginning Monday, August 16th.
August 2-13 we will be open on Fridays until 7:00 p.m.! Check back soon for Fall 2021 hours beginning August 16th!
We hope you're looking forward to the holiday weekend as much as we are! We will be closed Monday, July 5th in observance of Independence Day. We'll see you all on Tuesday!
Hello everyone! We've got some exciting updates to our summer schedule! Please make note: we will remain open our normal hours this week (including Friday). Beginning June 14th, our hours will shift a little, but we will remain open a half day on Fridays.
We will be closed Monday, May 31st for Memorial Day. Enjoy your holiday, and we'll see you back Tuesday!
We’re back, and we’re pumped!! Come see us at the Wellness Center today by entering through the University Center and checking in at the front desk to access the circuit room, tigers den, basketball gym and swimming pool.
The cross training room is undergoing a transformation! Wait until you see what we’re doing with this space!
|Monday||6am - 9pm|
|Tuesday||6am - 9pm|
|Wednesday||6am - 9pm|
|Thursday||6am - 9pm|
|Friday||6am - 7pm|
|Saturday||10am - 4pm|
|Sunday||2pm - 6pm|
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