College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
The Physical Education Center houses the Wellness, Fitness, and Sports Department, Athletics offices, gymnasium, pool, Fitness Center, and Wellness Center. The PE Center is open to the community daily.
Enjoy a comfortable, “no-fuss” exercise alternative. Take part in cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training activities in our newly updated state-of-the-art Fitness Center.
Visit: La Plata Fitness Center
Built in 1974, the PE Center houses Charles County’s first indoor pool offering community programs, serving approximately 35,000 people a year. Swimming classes are available for children, teens, adults and seniors, with lifeguard training, basic scuba and therapeutic aquatic instruction.
Pool membership is available for non-students, faculty, and staff. The pool is open free of charge to credit students with a valid CSM student ID.
The tennis courts are open to all students when not in use by a class or by the CSM tennis teams.
The Wellness Center encourages the development of healthy life styles through such services as fitness assessments, body composition analysis, and other health related screenings. Education programs are offered on health related topics.
Students, staff, faculty and community members are encouraged to stop by for handouts, brochures, and other wellness information.