Wellness Center
WELLNESS CENTER POLICY AND PROCEDURES
Access:

Assumption of Risk:

 1. Members are responsible for determining whether they have the proper fitness level to participate in
     activities in the AUM Wellness Center. Participants are strongly encouraged to consult with their
     health care provider(s) before starting any exercise program. 

 2.  Participation in the AUM Wellness Center is voluntary. By voluntary using the AUM Wellness
     Center , patrons assume all risk of any harm or injury sustained. Patrons are required to sign an
     Assumption of Risk and Liability Waiver before they are allowed to use the facility.

 3. Patrons are to be mindful of their actions and are not allowed to engage in activities that may harm
     other patrons or damage equipment.

Building Access:

  1. Members must have their Warhawk ID to access the Wellness Center.
  2. Members may not use another person's Warhawk ID to enter the building.
  3. Otherwise known as "Card Sharing", members caught using another member's Warhawk ID will lose their Wellness Center privileges for 30 days.
  4. Members may only access the building from the front entrance.
  5. Members may only exit the building from the front entrance. Members should not exit the building in the back of the building. 
  6. Staff of the AUM Wellness Center have the right to ask for proper identification at any time while a patron is in the AUM Wellness Center or using AUM Wellness Center space.
Food and Drink:

 1. Patrons are not permitted to bring food into the AUM Wellness Center.
 2. Water and other sports drinks are allowed into the AUM Wellness Center. However, these drinks
     must be in a sealable, unbreakable plastic container. No glass containers are allowed.

Tobacco products:

 
1. The AUM Wellness Center follows university policy regarding the use of tobacco products in or
     around the AUM Wellness Center or controlled property. For the purpose of this policy, "Smoking" is
     defined as inhaling, exhaling, burning, or possessing lighted tobacco products, including cigarettes,
     cigars, pipe tobacco, and hookahs. This includes electronic or e-cigarettes.

Fire Arms and Weapons:

1. All weapons, including concealed weapons, are not permitted in the Wellness
   Center.

Aquatics:

1. See Aquatics page for pool rules. Pool rules are also posted at the Wellness Center pool.

Climbing Wall:

1. See Climbing Wall page for the rules.

Patron Conduct:

1. Use of the AUM Wellness Center is a privilege. Members and guest shall respect the rights of others
   and display acceptable and appropriate behavior while participating (in activity or being on site) in the
   AUM Wellness Center.

   Inappropriate behavior includes, but is not limited to:

   Verbal Abuse
   Physical Abuse
   Harassment
   Obscene gestures or actions
   Abuse of staff in any form
   Profane and indecent language
   Failure to abide by established policy
   
If a patron or guest is directed to leave the AUM Wellness Center, they must do so immediately. Failure to follow the instructions of staff will result in the AUM Campus Police being notified. Patrons and students may face further disciplinary actions by AUM Wellness Center staff or for students by Student Affairs.