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Coronavirus (COVID19) Update

The Foglia Foundation Health and Recreation Center (Building M) has begun opening on a limited basis. Harper’s COVID -19 Response team continues to monitor data and regional guidance on a weekly basis. The safety of our students, faculty and staff are our only priority. When it is safe to return to campus we will notify our members immediately. Please continue to check the Harper Advisory web page for updates. If you have questions regarding your membership please visit our FAQ's page

Health and Recreation Center

The Health and Recreation Center is a new state-of-the-art 135,000 square foot facility committed to promoting healthy lifestyle choices for Harper students, employees, alumni and surrounding community in a friendly and inclusive environment.

Membership to the Health and Recreation Center is free to Harper students taking more than zero credit hours during the semester. Monthly, annual, and single entry memberships will be offered to Harper employees, retirees, and alumni along with members of the community, seniors and the military at a fee.

Membership Includes:

20 free group exercise classesModern locker rooms with free daily digital lockers
Complimentary towel service
Fitness Center with:
• 35+ Cardio machines with personal viewing screens
• Rowing machines
• Life Fitness Synergy360 multi purpose training hub
• 18+ Matrix Ultra Series strength training equipment
• Seven Hammer Strength Olympic weight lifting platforms 
Use of the four court field house
Equipment rentals
Suspended jogging track (1/8 mile)
Six lane pool with deep end during open lap swim and family swim times
Pro shop
Vending machines

Click on the membership types below for more information and pricing.

Visiting Student Membership: Winter Break & Summer Break

College students. Home for the winter or summer break and need a place to work out? Purchase a visiting student membership and take advantage of all the Health and Recreation Center has to offer.

Coming soon.

Membership Types

Community Memberships

  • Community Member
  • Household Member (community)*
  • Senior (62 years of age and up)
  • Military
  • Visiting Student 

Student Memberships

  • Harper Student 
  • Household Member (student)*
  • Harper Recent Graduate
  • Harper Alumni
  • Harper Adult Education Development (AED) Program
  • Harper Dual Credit and Credit by Exam Program
  • Harper Career Skills Institute (CSI) 
  • Harper University Center Program 

Harper Employee Memberships

  • Harper Employee 
  • Household Member (employee)*
  • Harper Employee Retiree

Household Memberships

Community Members, Student Members and Employee Members are eligible to add one household member 18 years of age on a monthly or annual basis. Click on the membership type above for pricing. *Note: To establish eligibility, household member must present two recent documents showing current shared address. I.E., government issued ID, utility bill, lease agreement, etc. The household member is not eligible to add additional household members. Household members will be added to the paying primary members account for payments. 

Single Entry Pass

Single entry passes are available to household members and community members for $10 and to Harper employees, alumni, retirees, seniors and military for $7.

For more information about membership, please contact Dimitra Zougras at or 847-925-6815.

Field House, Courts and Elevated Track Closure: The field house, including all four courts and the elevated track will be closed for renovation from Monday, March 9 until the Fall 2020 semester. For more information, please contact Veronica Tantoco at or 847-925-6862.