The Herman W. Lay Physical Activities Center, or PAC, is the hub of student fitness and recreational programs and activities. It is home to dozens of aerobic and weightlifting machines and has a basketball court, dance studio, and swimming pool. Whether you’re a health nut or simply looking to get in shape, you’ll find plenty of options in our 6,000-square foot workout space.



Get in shape with us.


Take advantage of our facilities and fitness programs.


Spend an afternoon with us, and it won't take you long to discover that the Physical Activities Center is filled with cardiovascular equipment and weights.


Dive into our heated lap pool.

Fitness Programs

Get in shape by taking one of our programs.

Guidelines & Policies

All users of the Physical Activities Center and Furman Fitness Center must scan their ID for entry.