Fitness Testing

Fitness Testing Services:

Living Well offers a variety of different measures to help you assess your fitness and overall wellbeing. All services are available to all UC Davis faculty, staff, and students.

Any questions, comments or concerns can be directed to Reed Phinisey (

Body Composition

Fee: $5

An opportunity to sit down with the department's own certified personal trainers to get an individualized body composition profile including an electrical bio-impedance measurement, waist-to-hip ratio and BMI (Body Mass Index) to help measure the progress of your fitness program throughout each quarter. 

Each session will last 15 minutes and will allow you to inquire with our trainers about your body composition results and general fitness questions. Once purchasing the body composition sales item through the online store, please visit the Living Well office during regular hours of operation to register for a specific day/time.

Fall 19' Offerings:

  1. Monday, October 21st 4:30-6:30 pm
  2. Tuesday, November 6th 12-2 pm
  3. Thursday, November 21st 10 am-12 pm
  4. Thursday, December 5th 10 am-12 pm

Fitness Assessment

Fee: $50

Campus Recreation Personal Trainers will evaluate your present fitness level and provide you with general guidelines to help reach your goals. Includes measurements for resting heart rate and blood pressure, height and weight, body composition (using skinfold calipers or bioelectric impedance), cardiovascular endurance, muscular endurance, and flexibility. To schedule your appointment, please visit the Living Well Center. Open to all UC Davis faculty, staff, and students.

Nutrition Consultation

Fee: $5

Make an appointment with our nutrition staff, where they can analyze your daily diet, review your goals and make recommendations to help you reach these goals. Our database contains the nutritional information of more than 29,000 foods. Learn about what you may be missing in your diet. To schedule your appointment, please visit the Living Well Center. Open to all UC Davis faculty, staff, and students.

For refund and transfer information, please consult our refund policy.

Personal Training Drop-In

PT drop-in is available to all students who wish to learn more about personal training, exercise tips, or general exercise questions. No appointment needed, come by the main fitness center to learn more. 

*** Returning Winter 20' ***