Group Exercise

Cassell Fitness Studio Availability

Click the calendar links below to see when the studios are available for drop-in use or reservation. Organized Groups of 5 or more must book the studio in advance. 

Cassell Studio A

Jacobs Fitness Center Studio Availability

Reminder: Studios are available for drop-in use for exercise.  For team practice, rehearsals, school projects and other organized groups, the studio must be booked in advance. Contact Chris at to reserve the room.

Jacobs Studio Availability

About Group Exercise at American University

Group Exercise

Want to exercise and have fun at the same time? Our Group Exercise classes are a great way to get or stay in shape and enjoy it in the process. With classes ranging from Bootcamp to Zumba, you will learn new techniques and stay motivated. Try out one of our classes today! For more information about Group Exercise policies, visit our policies page.

Finals Week Schedule

The Fall finals week schedule has arrived. Click here to download the schedule!


Group Ex Survey

Make your voice heard! Please participate in our Fall 2015 Group Exercise Survey. We value our members' experience as a group exercise participant. The survey is anonymous. Thanks in advance!

Click here to give us feedback!

Group Ex Survey

Become an Instructor

Interested in becoming a Group Exercise Instructor? Register for HFIT 260 this Spring to learn the basics of Group Exercise Instruction and prepare for your certification exam.

Become an Instructor


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Monday August 31st - Sunday December 6th

New classes this fall include Body Barre, BOSU Blast, Piloxing Barre, Intense Intervals, Yoga + Meditation, Happy Hour Rotation, and more!

Drop-In Single Class Pass: $9
Mid-semester Pass: $45
Semester Unlimited Pass: $75

Questions? Contact Becky at

For specific class offerings and descriptions, see the links below:

Fall Group Exercise Schedule

Private Group Exercise Classes


Book your Private Event Today!

Recreational Sports and Fitness offers private group exercise classes for student organizations, academic classes and other campus groups. You can use our facilities for your event or we can bring the class to you.

We offer a wide variety of class formats suitable for any/all fitness levels and can tailor the event to your group's needs.

To book your private class today, please contact Becky Parks at

Schedule Your Event