William C. Witter Fitness Education Center Frequently Asked Questions


Please note that the William C. Witter Fitness Education Center is only open by appointment due to COVID-19 restrictions. Read more detail about COVID protocols and available areas and equipment at William C. Witter Fitness Education Center.

Questions about the Fitness Education Center facility?
Fitness Facility Director: Herman Garcia, 505-428-1751
Aquatic Supervisor: Ted Bolleter, 505-428-1292
Timetap Appointment Software: Lynda.Trujillo@sfcc.edu

How do I register for a fitness class?
New, first-time students must complete the SFCC application, either ONLINE or in the Welcome and Advising Center. Returning students should register through MySFCC. Call the WAC at 505-428-1270 or e-mail them at wac@sfcc.edu for more information.

Can I work out without registering for a class?
Yes! Fitness Center now offers purchase of Day or Monthly Passes! If you prefer not to enroll in a class, you may purchase a one-month pass for $50. Passes give you access to open activities and gym areas as available. You can also purchase one-day passes for $8.00, or a 5-visit card for $30, all at the Fitness Education Center reception desk. Unless you are enrolled in a class, ALL 1-day, 5-day and 30-day pass users must be 16 years of age or older.

Is personal training allowed at the FEC facility?

No. This is an academic-based college, and therefore does not allow personal trainers to operate a personal business and train at SFCC’s Fitness Education Center.

Questions about the Resistance Training Center (RTC)?
Need assistance with the equipment or an exercise? Ask one of the Resistance Training Center Staff Fitness Specialist, wearing SFCC staff shirts. Please call the Resistance Training Center at 505-428-1656.

Can I bring my personal trainer?
Personal training is not permitted at SFCC, however, our certified Fitness Specialists will be happy to assist you with exercise programs and questions. Call 505-428-1656.

Questions regarding the Reception Desk?
Call 505-428-1615.

Lost or found something?
Please inquire at the Reception Desk.

Questions about aquatics?
Please contact Aquatic Supervisor Ted Bolleter at 505-428-1292.

Want to rent a locker?
Please see the Reception Desk. Lockers are rented for $10/semester. A lock is provided on rental lockers. Contents must be removed on the last day of classes of the designated semester. Rental lockers are available the week before the semester begins or until all are rented. Call 505-428-1615 for availability.

Questions regarding Tennis?
There are four outdoor courts available when classes are not in session. Call 505-428-1615 for current class schedule.

Do you know your School of Fitness Education advisor?

Degree Programs:  Fitness Instructor Training (FIT) Certificate programs: contact Ute Jannsen-Kerr.
Nutrition Certificate Advisor: contact Ute Jannsen-Kerr
Aquatics classes and programs: contact Tomas Duran
Want to leave a message for your instructors? Need to pick up or drop off something off for your instructor?
Call 505-428-1651, or visit the facility reception office in room 2000.

For more information, please contact The Fitness Education Center, 505-428-1751, or herman.garcia@sfcc.edu.

Update, July 29:
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham implemented today a vaccine policy for state government employees. Information on how this policy will impact colleges like SFCC has not been released but we are following these updates closely. We will share guidance from the New Mexico Higher Education Department as it is made available.

In the meantime, and in accordance with public health orders, all SFCC employees, students, and visitors are required to wear a masks while on campus and practice a social distancing of six feet apart. Some college services and spaces remain closed or limited due to health orders.

View the latest updated from NMDOH and the State of NM, including ‘New Mexico Set to Open the Economy by July 1st‘.

Santa Fe Community College and Santa Fe Higher Education Center are currently open. The majority of services are available and appointments are strongly encouraged. Many classes are being offered in an online capacity, however, please continue to communicate with your instructors or the Welcome and Advising Center for more details on the status of your class. Appointments are highly encouraged for anyone who plans to visit campus. Please call ahead to set up an appointment. View SFCC Directory and a list of Support Services.

SFCC continues to offer classes primarily online for the Summer 2021 Semester. The campus remains closed to the public. The SFCC COVID Taskforce meets frequently to plan out its campus reopening on a limited basis.

SFCC primarily follows guidelines and public health orders from the New Mexico Department of Health.

The New Mexico Department of Health is now offering COVID-19 vaccine self-scheduling for New Mexicans 40 years and older. Use this registration system to schedule your COVID-19 Vaccine and Booster.

What actions should I take if feel like I or someone I know has been exposed to COVID-19? View SFCC COVID Guidelines for Students and Employees 

If you need to get tested for COVID-19 please call 855-600-3453 |Si necesita hacerse una prueba de COVID-19 por favor hable al número siguiente: 855-600-3453