Gym and Track


Gymnasium Policies

  • The gym is available only to the NVC community, students, staff, and faculty. Everyone must show NVC ID card for proof.
  • Kinesiology Classes have Priority use. For open gym hours, please check the Rec sports desk, located in the fitness area.
  • The courts are available for a variety of activities (basketball, volleyball and pickleball, etc.).
  • Personal belongings are not allowed to be placed on the floor.
  • All participants must wear athletic non-marking rubber-soled shoes on the hardwood floors.  Street shoes, boots, sandals and flip-flops are not permitted.  Bare feet are not permitted. (Non-marking shoes usually have white soles).
  • Patrons must minimally wear a shirt that does not have an arm hole that is larger than one fist below the arm pit and covers the midriff.
  • Shorts/pants must be worn at the waist.
  • Sodas and Gatorade are not allowed in the gymnasium area. Water, Water, Water, Water only.
  • Appropriate behavior is expected at all times.  Foul language is not permitted.   
  • Dunking is permitted, however, users are asked to not hang on basketball rims.
  • During periods of high usage, the Recreation staff may ask players to play half-court basketball to allow more patrons to participate.
  • Failure to adhere to Rec sports policies may result in a loss of gym use privileges. 

Open Gym Hours


  • The Fitness Center and Gym will be closed when main campus is closed and classes are not in session.
  • Hours may be adjusted based on academic requirements, game preparations and daily and hourly usage assessment.