ActiveU Group Fitness (Kaplan Center)

What Is ActiveU? 
ActiveU is HealthyUNCG’s free employee fitness program.  ActiveU offers free group fitness, open swim hours, and pick up basketball. This program is designed to encourage UNCG employees to become more active by participating in recreational activities hosted in partnership with the new Department of Recreation and Wellness housed inside the Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness, as well as opportunities to be active on campus. Masks are required in the Kaplan Center for Wellness.
How Do I Participate?
All ActiveU activities are free and a Kaplan membership is not needed. However, you will need an ActiveU pass in order to access ActiveU programs. 

How Do I Sign Up for my ActiveU Pass?

  1. Visit the Administrative Suite of the Kaplan Center during business hours (M-F 8:00am-6:00pm) to speak with a representative of the Membership Team
    1. Please bring your University ID card and a government issued photo ID 
  2. We will create/update an account for you 
    1. We will ask for an address, phone number, and email address
  3. Sign a waiver

*The initial sign-up process takes 10-15 minutes.


Where Are ActiveU Programs Located And What Times Are They Offered? 

Majority of ActiveU programming is located in the Kaplan Center for Wellness on Gate City Blvd. Parking is available via “A” pass lot on Neal St., metered parking on McCormick St, free street parking along Haywood and Neal streets, or skip the parking and take a short walk over to the facility!

ActiveU programs are held at various times throughout the day.

ActiveU classes are marked with the letter “A.”

Noonball: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00PM – 1:30PM (currently on hold)

Open Swim: Wednesday 6:30AM – 8:00AM & Friday 12:00PM – 1:30PM

Group Fitness: Monday – Friday Group Fitness classes are labeled with a red circle with an “A”. Click here to view the schedule. 

All ActiveU programs and times are also located on our HealthyUNCG Workshops and Events calendar. 

To access Virtual Fitness Opportunities, please click here!

Fitness Lending Library

Want to exercise but don’t have the time? Wish you could work out while in the office? Check out HealthyUNCG’s Fitness Lending Library!

HealthyUNCG’s Fitness Lending Library allows employees and departments to “check out” various fitness equipment to use while in the office. Items target flexibility, strength, and cardiovascular fitness and include over 75 items including desk ellipticals, yoga mats, kettlebells, free weights, fit deck cards, etc.

Check out Fitness Lending Library Here