​Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Health Enhancement Center (HEC) located?

The HEC is located at 2050 Fourth Avenue on the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Campus in Stevens Point, Wis.

Who can use the facilities located within the Health Enhancement Center?

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members can use all of the facilities in the HEC. Students, faculty and staff can use the Cardio Center, located in the Allen Center on campus.

Are there lockers and showers?

Yes. The HEC has several locker rooms with showers throughout the building. Lockers can be used and locked with your own lock. Also, due to limited space, talk with Mike O'kray to reserve one.

What facilities are located within the Health Enhancement Center?

The HEC is home to several UWSP facilities, they include:
  Strength Fitness Center
  Multi Activity Center
  Climbing Wall
  Aquatic Center
  Quandt Gym
  Berg Gym
  1 Racquetball Court

Can conference guests use the facilities in the HEC?

Yes. Conference guests can use the Strength Fitness Center by purchasing a one-day pass for $5.00. They can also use the Cardio Center, located in the Allen Center on campus by purchasing a one-day pass for $5.00. The reason for the difference is that the conference attendees pay a fee to use the HEC building but not the Allen Center.

Can MSTC (Midstate Technical College) students join?

Yes, they can, if living on campus. MSTC students will pay the student rate because part of the fees they pay for living on campus support the fitness centers. If living off campus, then the fee is the staff fee and a License to Sweat Card is required and is issued at the PointCard Office. MSTC students must sign up in person at the front desk and pay with cash or check.

Can my spouse or domestic partner get a membership?

Yes, your spouse or domestic partner can pay the staff price. License to Sweat card is required and is issued at the PointCard Office. Spouse or domestic partners must sign up in person at the front desk and pay with cash or check.

What is available to eat or drink?

There are vending machines located in the hallway just outside the Strength Fitness center and also in the main hallway of the HEC.

How can I get a job at the HEC?

Applications can be picked up at the Strength Fitness Desk for positions in the Strength Fitness Center, Multi Activity Center, Climbing Wall and Quality Control. The majority of hiring occurs in the summer months for school year employment.

When do I have to pay for my membership?

For students, your membership will be billed to your student account; you should see the charge on your next billing statement after you sign up for your membership. For faculty and staff, your membership will be  billed through payroll deduction. If you are paid monthly, the fees will be taken out of your first four paychecks after you sign up, for bi-weekly payroll, fees will be taken out of the first eight paychecks. Community members must pay for their membership upon signing up with cash or check.