Sallie Tiernan Field House

The Sallie Tiernan Field House is a state-of-the-art 24,000-square-foot facility with an aerobics studio, cardio machine room, weight room, and other spaces for fitness and health education. Students participate in group yoga classes, martial arts, aerobics, cardio-kickboxing, Pilates, dance, and more. The classes are free, and students can even sign on to teach. The facility offers student-only and women-only hours seven days a week, and students have access to personal trainers and bike rentals.

The Field House also includes a 25-meter swimming pool and Alumnae Field, a soccer/lacrosse space where faculty/student soccer games are quite popular.

FitScripps Fitness programs

Wellness FairScripps College provides a variety of non-credit fitness classes, group fitness classes, fitness center orientation sessions, wellness workshops, and services held in the Tiernan Field House. Drop-in group fitness classes are open and free to Scripps students; sign up is not required but classes have limits on the numbers of participants and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Healthy Lifestyles

‘Healthy Lifestyle’ is a program offered by the Field House to provide workshops, seminars, and interactive events to address women’s health issues on campuses, including nutrition, weight management, binge drinking, body image, and how they relate to healthy fitness regimes.