Conveniently located in the Grover Center on the Athens Campus at Ohio University, WellWorks offers a variety of wellness services to the Athens area. Employees, community members and graduate students are invited to become members of WellWorks and take advantage of our incredible fitness resources. Members of WellWorks receive access to our fitness center, group exercise classes, wellness coaching, personal trainers and discounts on specialty programming.
Membership is not required to enjoy other wellness services such as massage therapy, body assessments, nutrition services and special events.
We believe good health should be an attainable goal for everyone. WellWorks is an environment that’s inviting, not intimidating.
Fill out a New Member Registration Form right now. Once that is complete, you can come into WellWorks (Grover Center E124) to pay and take your member photo. Do you have questions you'd like answered before completing that form? Call or stop by our front desk during business hours and we'd be happy to help. We hope to see you soon!
WellWorks is part of the SilverSneakers(R) program. The Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness program is an insurance benefit included in more than 65 Medicare health plans. You can determine if you’re eligible for SilverSneakers by visiting their website (silversneakers.com) or contacting customer service (888-423-4632). If you’re eligible, you’ll be given a 16-digit Healthways/Prime member number. Bring that number into WellWorks and we can set-up a SilverSneakers membership for you. Eligibility begins at age 65. Not yet eligible but interested in Active Senior Group Fitness? All of our Active Senior classes are available to ALL members. You do not need to be a SilverSneakers participant to attend those classes.
Any WellWorks member not eligible for a University parking pass can receive a WellWorks parking pass. A WellWorks parking pass allows the member to park in any of the following locations*:
WellWorks Parking Permits are not valid in any metered spaces.
The permit is limited to 2 hours.
Event parking: If there is a special event on campus, the WellWorks parking spots should remain open and available to WellWorks permit holders. If all of WellWorks spaces are occupied, the permit holder must seek parking in one of the alternate lots noted above.
should already have a parking pass through the University. These
parking pass allow the pass holder to park in faculty/staff parking lots (dark green or purple lots). (Retirees have the option to receive either a WellWorks permit OR a general University permit; they cannot obtain both.)
Visitors are required to park at a meter (meters charge $0.75/hour)
* All parking lots require specific passes Monday-Friday 7am-5pm. Any other times the lots are free.
May 6-August 21
Monday - Friday
5:45 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
August 24-May 25
1 Ohio University
Grover Center E124
Athens, OH 45701
(GPS location 53 Richland Ave.)