Health and Fitness Testing
The UNC Asheville Health and Wellness Department houses several active laboratories that offer a variety of health and fitness assessments. These assessments include a general fitness assessment, high-level fitness assessments, body composition tests, and bone density scans. All testing is performed on campus in a professional and confidential environment by highly trained staff. Services are available to community members, UNCA students, faculty and staff. Please see the pricing table below for more detailed information on the tests available.
Please use the email FitLab@unca.edu to request more information or to make an appointment for assessment.
For all appointments for the Biometrics Lab, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours for students, faculty and staff are Mon & Wed from 3:30 - 5:00 pm. If you need other times, email the Fitlab. All appointments need to be confirmed.
We also see community members by appointment.
For all other inquiries regarding the Biometrics Lab, please call Ellen Garrison at 828-250-3846.
Note: Lab hours are set at the beginning of each semester and are based on student availability.
The FitLab is located on the UNC Asheville campus in rom #409 in the Sherrill Center. The Sherrill center is located off the main University Heights circle at 227 Campus Drive, Asheville, NC 28804.
You will receive directions and parking instructions when you schedule your test. Please note that you will use the Visitor Parking spaces in the parking garage adjacent to the Sherrill Center. Visitor permits are free of charge and can be obtained in advance by using the Online UNC Asheville Permit Portal or by visiting Weizenblatt Hall for a paper permit.
You can also call 828-251-6710 to register your car with Campus Police as a visiting vehicle when you park.