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Gym Reimbursement

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UPlan Gym Reimbursement (Fit Choices)

Fit Choices is offered through the Employee Wellbeing Program and are open to all UPlan members and their spouses.

The Wellbeing Program
(612) 624-8647

Stay Healthy and Save

Earn 2 wellbeing points per day and up to 250 points total (125 times to gym).

If you have an eligible Medica, UCare, Health Partners, or Preferred One insurance plan, you are able to receive a monthly reimbursement for active participation. Visit a RecWell facility at least eight/twelve times per month*, and enjoy a $20 reimbursement to your checking or savings account each month that you make your visits.

Dependents on your plan are eligible as well.

If you are a University of Minnesota graduate student on the Blue Cross Blue Shield Graduate Assistant Health Plan, please contact the Office of Student Health Benefits at 612-624-0627 before enrolling.

*The minimum amount of visits to receive reimbursements may vary.  Please check with your medical insurance provider. 

When asked to enter Fitness Center Barcode please enter UCard ID#.

For UPlan members, find out more information on wellbeing points through Fit Choices.

Member Usage Tracking


RecWell keeps track of visits to all of its facilities. You can check your daily visit information (last 30 days) online at by visiting your profile (upper right corner) and clicking Facilities, or you can stop by the Member Service Desk. 

RecWell will be submitting the purchase information to RedBrick/VirginPulse for participants to receive their points.

NOTE: Only one visit per day will count toward your monthly totals.