Adams Fitness Center

John and Mary Beth Adams Fitness Center


The John and Mary Beth Adams Fitness Center was dedicated on September 24, 2004, and serves as the weight training and cardiovascular training facilities for the Department of Athletics.

Located in the upper wing of the Physical Education Center, the Adams Fitness Center houses numerous free weight benches and free weights that allow our students to improve their strength and conditioning.

The Fitness Center is open to Marian University students, faculty, and staff during normal operating hours.


You may only workout during posted hours while a supervisor is on duty.
The weight rooms will be CLOSED on May 26 and July 4.
Monday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.       Monday 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Tuesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.     Tuesday 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.     Wednesday 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.     Thursday 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.     Friday 6 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday CLOSED     Saturday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday CLOSED     Sunday 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.




  1. Students, faculty and staff MUST have their Marian University ID to enter the workout facilities.
  2. The Fitness Center is for use by members of the Marian University community. All guests must be accompanied by a Marian University host. One guest per host.
  3. No horseplay or offensive language will be tolerated in the Fitness Center.
  4. Proper training attire must be worn; no open-toed footwear or cut-off shirts.
  5. Collars MUST be used for ALL free weight exercises.
  6. We unload plates from ALL machines and barbells after use.
  7. Do not drop weights with the exception of the rubber plates on the lifting platforms. Use a spotter for free weight lifts heavier than a five-rep maximum.
  8. Keep bars and weights off the vinyl benches to prevent tearing.
  9. Tobacco, food, gum, glass bottles, and cans are PROHIBITED.
  10. Keep our Fitness Center clean by removing trash.
  11. Do not move benches or machine components from their original location.
  12. Music is only allowed during team lifting sessions supervised by a coach. Otherwise, use personal music players for entertainment.