Campus Recreation & Fitness

Godbold Fitness Center

The Fitness Center is located in the Godbold Center next to the tennis courts. The equipment features treadmills, exercise bikes, ellipticals, free weights, and multiple Nautilus strength machines.

The Fitness Center is open to students, faculty, and staff year-round.  Before use, patrons must attend a fitness center orientation and will be issued an identification number. If you have questions about the Fitness Center or need to schedule an orientation, contact Taylor Kravitz at

For a complete listing of facility hours, click here. Or visit for more information.

The Pool

The junior Olympic-sized pool located in the Godbold Center is available for use by faculty, staff, and students. Open swim hours for faculty, staff, and students are posted each semester according to lifeguard availability and can be accessed here: Facility Hours. To use the pool you must have gone through orientation in the fitness center and you will need to sign in to the pool with your student/staff number.

Pool rentals are available to for parties, swim team practices, swim programs, dive classes, etc. For more information please contact, Jason Gallaher at

Humphries Fitness Trail

The fitness trail is a walking/running circuit around campus that is roughly two miles in total length. It is marked with koala tracks to make it easy to follow the winding route. Check out the Map.

The Wellness Program

The mission of the Columbia College wellness program, coordinated by Didi Carmikle, is to empower members of the campus community to make proactive and responsible choices regarding their health through opportunities promoting social, emotional, physical and spiritual well-being.