Physical Fitness


Whether you’re looking for a high-energy cardio workout, want to take a strengthening and toning class, or prefer to just hit the gym solo , we have convenient options that will help you meet your fitness goals. Virtual wellness classes are  accessible to JHU  benefits-eligible faculty, staff, and bargaining unit members.

Burnalong is a virtual wellness platform that features 1000s of online classes for all ages, interests, and levels plus the social motivation needed to achieve health and wellness goals.

BurnAlong gives you:

  • Instant access to on-demand and live video classes from 100’s of instructors spanning 45+ health and wellness categories. Choose cardio, yoga, dance, mindfulness, sleep, nutrition, and financial wellbeing classes plus many more!
  • Classes for every age, interest, and level. Classes range from 5 minutes to more than 60 minutes. From prenatal classes, kids’ classes, classes for chronic conditions and senior classes, there is something for everyone.
  • Option to take classes alone or with friends/family. Increase the fun when you see and hear each other while taking classes together!

Register Now:

  1. You will need your JHED ID to create an account.*
  2. Set up your BurnAlong account here :
  3. Add 4  friends or family following these following these instructions. You will need their email address.
  4. Download the BurnAlong app to your devices.
  5. Take classes live or on demand classes with your friends, family and co-workers. 

The service is available free of charge to you and your family members.

If you need troubleshooting please review BurnAlong FAQs/Support  or  email:

*If you do not know your JHED ID follow the instructions here:

Fitness Facilities

On Campus

Low membership rates are available to faculty, staff, and bargaining unit members at our on-site fitness centers at the Ralph S. O’Connor Recreation Center on the Homewood campus and the Cooley Center on the East Baltimore campus. Contact the center to join.

Off Campus

Through your free JHU LifeMart account,  you have access to GlobalFit and other portals that offer gym discounts, resources for staying active at home, workout gear and more.

Additional Gym Discounts

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