Fitness Center


Full-size gym, multi-purpose courts for athletic leagues and open gym.

Weight Room

Strength training equipment, cardio equipment and free weights.

Group Exercise Room

Bosu Balls, Lightweight Dumbbells, Resistance Bands, Stability Balls, Core Balls, Foam Rollers, Kettlebells, Training Ropes, Steps and Weighted Balls.

Locker Rooms

Showers, Day-Use Lockers. Padlocks are not provided, but encouraged.

  • Gym Memberships are available for purchase to Fermilab Employees and Users/Affiliates.
  • Gym membership does NOT include fitness classes and is NOT required to register for a fitness class.
  •  Download the Gym Membership Form here. Email completed form to Recreation and Community Engagement
  • Facility tours and/or equipment orientation may be arranged by calling Jeanne Ecker in Recreation at x2548 or Email

  • Gym Memberships are available for purchase to Fermilab Employees and Users/Affiliates.
  • Children under the age of 18 are not allowed in the Fitness Center.
  • Gym Members must bring Fermi ID card to Fitness Center and scan it at main entrance badge reader to gain access to Fitness Center.
  • Enter and exit thru main entrance only where badge reader is located. All other doors are emergency exits. Alarm will sound if opened.
  • Members allowing non-members entry to Fitness Center may result in gym suspension. Non-members will be evicted by Recreation personnel or Security.
  • Members must wear appropriate workout attire. Socks and athletic shoes are required; shirts must be worn at all times. Jeans, open-toed or open-backed shoes, boots, sandals or casual shoes are not allowed.
  • Except for water bottles, food and drinks are not allowed in the facility.
  • Lockers are available for day use only. Members must provide their own locks. Locks and other items left more than 24 hours will be be disposed of.
  • Gym memberships may be suspended for disruptive and/or destructive behavior.
  • Memberships will be canceled upon termination of employment. No refunds.
  • No animals are allowed in the facility. See Fermilab’s Policy on service animals.



Jeanne Ecker    (630) 840-2548 Recreation Supervisor

Equipment Problems: Jeanne Ecker
In Case of Emergency Dial x3131

Fitness Center Location:

Fermilab Village at 16B Potawatomi
Fitness Center is open 24/7

Forms and Instructions

 Recreation News

Fermilab Recreation Phased Re-Entry Plan Effective April 4

For information on the gym opening, clubs and leagues and other activities, see the Fermilab Recreation Phased Re-Entry Plan. A Recreation Waiver is required for all Fermilab Recreation Activities, see instructions here.


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