The MCC Fitness Center allows anyone to workout either for credit, or for non-credit. See below to choose the option that best suits you.

PED Fitness Center Classes

Earn college credit for exercising! The PED classes allows access to the fitness centers while you earn your credit. Learn the basics of designing and implementing a personalized fitness program to meet your needs in the areas of Cardiovascular Fitness, Weight Control, Muscular Strength and Flexibility. Prerequisites: None.

Course Name Credits Price*

Access to MCC

Fitness Centers?

Access to Personal Training

and Group Fitness Classes?

PED101FL Fitness for Life 1 $97/credit Yes Yes
PED115 Lifetime Fitness 2 $97/credit Yes Yes

*Tuition waiver available for board approved MCCCD employees.

Register for PED101FL or PED115 by going to:

  1. MCC Class Schedule

  2. Select "Physical Education (PED)" from the Course Subject drop menu

  3. Refine your search by using the Location, Semester, or More Options filters

Non-Credit Membership

Get a non-credit membership and enjoy access to our Fitness Center at the Southern and Dobson and the Red Mountain campuses.

Fall & Spring

Student or Community Member (Full Semester)


Student or Community Member (Half Semester) $25 n/a

MCCCD Employees (Full Semester)



MCCCD Employees (Half Semester) $12.50 n/a

*Full semester memberships run from August - December in the Fall, and from January - May in the Spring.

**Half semester memberships run from October - December in the Fall, and from March - May in the Spring.

Become a Thunderbird Fitness Center Member TODAY!

Insurance Programs

  • SilverSneakers®
  • PRIME®
  • Silver&Fit®
  • Active&Fit®
  • Renew Active / One Pass by UnitedHealthcare®

Request a Thunderbird Fitness Center membership through your insurance TODAY!

These fitness programs are offered in partnership with select insurance health plans at no cost. For questions or to find out if you are eligible, contact

Guest Pass

We welcome you to workout in our fitness center and take advantage of a FREE one-day guest pass!

Refund Policy

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS for credit and non-credit memberships after the membership start date. If you would like to cancel your credit or non-credit membership prior to the start date, you may do so in your Student Center.