Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being – Albright College

Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being

Mission Statement

To promote, educate, and inspire all members of our Albright community on the importance of individual health and well-being while providing a variety of programs aimed at maintaining and enhancing physical performance, fitness, health, wellness and quality of life.


Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being photoHours of Operation

Effective January 21st – May 10th, 2024

Fitness Center Hours
Monday & Wednesday: 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 6 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday: 12-9 p.m.

Pool Hours
Open/Lap Swim
Monday & Wednesday: 6-10 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 8-1 p.m.
Friday: 6-10a.m. & 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 1-4 p.m.

 

 

The Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being is located on North 13th Street, between Bern and Richmond Streets. Parking is available both in front of the center and in the center parking lot, which is accessible from 12th Street.

Membership is free for students, staff, and faculty. A current college I.D. card is required to enter the facility.

Community fitness and pool membership is available. If interested, please view our pricing information.

Please call our front desk at 610-929-6715 with any questions regarding programming.

Group Fitness Schedule, Spring 2024descriptions


Sign Up Online for Commit To Be Fit

Commit To Be Fit Signup

For SPS students, faculty, and administrative staff members participating from our satellite campus locations, you can utilize your fitness facility and send a personalized log of your 15 exercise sessions to aburke@albright.edu upon completion.

 


Intramural Sports

The goal of the Intramural Program at Albright College is to provide participants with a comprehensive array of fun and unique activities, a friendly and knowledgeable staff, and a safe playing environment. All activities will be social, competitive, and sporting in nature while encouraging and promoting the value of fair play and a healthy lifestyle.

Fall IM Sport include: Flag Football, Soccer, Floor Hockey and Volleyball

Spring IM Sports include:  Basketball, Dodgeball and Softball

Roster sheets: Basketball, Dodgeball, Flag Football, Floor Hockey, Softball, SoccerVolleyball

Services Offered

Fitness Consultation/Evaluation (30 minutes)

Fitness trainer will administer body fat testing; establish weight, measurements, and flexibility testing. These results are used to develop or advance a fitness routine and/or target goals for future assessments.


Individualized Exercise Program (60 Minutes)

A fitness program will be designed from the results of the fitness evaluation and developed to aid the exerciser in meeting their specific fitness goals. Please come dressed for exercise, each exercise will be explained and participant will be asked to demonstrate.

To set-up an appointment, please contact the front desk at 610-929-6715.

Staff

Alison J. Burke,
Director of the Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being

A graduate of West Chester University, class of 1994, Alison started her time at Albright College summer of 2007. She has over 30 years of fitness and wellness experience in a variety of health-related areas.  Her main responsibilities include oversight of the fitness center, community aquatics, intramural and club sports.  In addition to that, Alison is the chair of thee President’s Advisory Council on Wellness.

Alison leads our Wellness Council in a developing and facilitating a robust calendar of campus wellness programming.

During this time on campus, she has completed her Master’s Degree in Education (Class of 2017) and is very proud to call herself an Albright College Alumni.   Upon completion of her graduate degree, she began teaching within the School of Professional Studies within the Master’s in Athletics Leadership and Applied Psychology department.  “Nothing excites me more than to share the passion for this profession with students and inspire them to be experts within their field”.

Alison can be reached at aburke@albright.edu or 610-929-6711.


Natalie R. Turbett
Coordinator of the Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being

Natalie graduated from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2020 with her B.S. in Exercise Science and in 2021 with her M.S. in Exercise Science. She is a certified Exercise Physiologist through the American College of Sports Medicine and a certified Yoga Instructor. She has been teaching yoga classes for 6 years and is working towards her 200-HR Yoga Teacher Training.

On campus, Natalie teaches various group fitness classes, with yoga being her favorite class to teach. Natalie is also the on-campus personal trainer and serves on the Wellness Council. She works in collaboration with the Director of the Fitness Center to help promote and educate our Albright Community on how to stay healthy on and off campus.

In her free time, Natalie loves trail running, hiking and skiing! If I am not on campus, I am most likely outside enjoying the sunshine and fresh air.

Student Employment

If you are a current Albright student looking for employment, please fill out the application here.