Memberships and fees

The DeWitt Fitness Center is available for use by Northwestern students, faculty and staff at no cost, as well as by people in the Orange City area community who purchase memberships. Guests are welcome to use the facility provided they have a day pass. Memberships and day passes can be purchased at the Welcome Desk of the Fitness Center, accessed through the Rowenhorst Student Center. All members and guests must comply with DeWitt Fitness Center policies.

Full community memberships

This membership option entitles the individual or family to full use of the DeWitt Fitness Center track, courts, fitness equipment, game room and locker rooms—as well as to Bomgaars Field in the Juffer Athletic Fieldhouse—during available hours.

Yearly membership
  • Family: $460/year
  • Individual: $230/year
Monthly membership
  • Family: $80/month
  • Individual: $50/month

Family memberships include one’s spouse and any unmarried, dependent children under the age of 24. A person must be at least 15 years old to qualify for an Individual membership and to use the facility without adult supervision. There is no charge for children age 3 and under.

A.M. Walker memberships

  • Individual: $120/year

Valid hours are 5:30 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays. This membership includes use of the indoor track but does not include use of the fitness area or racquetball courts.

Guest fee

  • Day Pass: $8/person (age 4 and above)

Guests who aren’t members of the DeWitt Physical Fitness Center are welcome to purchase a day pass in order to use the facility. This includes those who are guests of current members. Guests must register at the Welcome Desk when they enter the Fitness Center and abide by the same policies as members.

Van Der Weide Golf Practice Room

Per-use cost
  • DeWitt Physical Fitness Center member: $10 for the first 30 minutes, $5 for each additional 30 minutes
  • Non-Fitness Center member: $15 for the first 30 minutes, $5 for each additional 30 minutes
Punch passes ($20 half-hour sessions)
  • Fitness Center member: $120
  • Non-Fitness Center member: $150