The Davenport, Iowa, Campus fitness center and the San Jose, Calif., Campus fitness center are available to Palmer students and their immediate families. The Port Orange, Fla., Campus students may utilize the nearby YMCA.

Davenport, Iowa, Campus Only

Palmer’s Davenport, Iowa, Campus has a complete fitness center open seven days a week during the trimester. The fitness center has equipment (including treadmills, exercise bikes, stair-climbers and elliptical machines) and a weight room. It is located in the Palmer Alumni Auditorium, which also contains a gymnasium, climbing walls and locker rooms.

Fitness Center Phone

(563) 884-5419

Fitness Center Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Saturdays and Sundays: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Group Fitness Classes

See our Group Fitness Schedule for class times and descriptions.

Personal Trainer Program

Palmer’s Personal Trainer Program on the Davenport, Iowa, Campus gives students and employees the opportunity to take part in one-on-one instruction through challenging workouts specifically designed for the individual’s needs. Students act as the personal trainers and instruct their trainees on proper lifting technique on a variety of exercises and at the same time motivating them to achieve their fitness goals. Our personal trainers are highly qualified with credentials ranging from university degrees to certifications from accredited health/fitness associations.

How to sign up:

Stop by Student Services and pick up a Personal Trainer Request form. Fill it out and leave it in Student Services. Or download a copy of the printable personal trainer request form and send it to Student Services.

Contact Us

Davenport, Iowa, campus
Student Services
(563) 884-5838

San Jose, Calif., campus
Student Services
(408) 944-6020

Port Orange, Fla., campus
Student Services
(386) 763-2724

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