Robert E. Dunker Student Center

The Dr. Robert E. Dunker Student Center is our a top-of-the-line athletic center open to Western Iowa Tech students. There is no charge for students to use the facility or its amenities.  

All students and employees must scan their Western Iowa Tech ID to enter the gym.

Fitness Classes for Students

Fitness classes are free for students.


This dynamic workout combines 30 minutes of high-intensity cardio exercises to get your heart pumping and your body sweating, followed by 30 minutes of body sculpting and core-focused exercises that target specific muscle groups. It's a balanced session that offers both fat-burning and toning benefits in a single class.


Spin classes are an indoor cycling workout where participants pedal their way through various intensities and terrains, all while following the guidance of an instructor. These classes are known for their energetic music, motivating instructors, and the potential for a high-calorie burn, making them a favorite choice for cardiovascular fitness enthusiasts.

HIIT (High-Intensity Interval Training)

HIIT is a workout format characterized by short bursts of intense exercises followed by brief rest or recovery periods. It's designed to maximize calorie burn, boost cardiovascular fitness, and increase overall strength in a relatively short amount of time. HIIT workouts are known for their efficiency and versatility, making them suitable for individuals with busy schedules looking for a challenging and effective fitness option.

Student Center Hours *

Mon - Thu 8am - 10pm
Fri 8am - 5pm
Sat 8am - 12pm
Sun 12pm - 5pm

* The gym and all amenities will close four hours prior to scheduled games.
All hours and classes are subject to change.

Student Center Rules and Regulations