Bonati Fitness Center and Reagan Center Pool

Students using the Bonati Fitness Center

Contact Reagan Center

(309) 467-6370

Contact Reagan Center Pool

(309) 467-6375

Bonati Fitness Center Hours

Monday–Friday: 5am–4pm
Saturday: 12pm–4pm
Sunday: 4pm–8pm

Exterior photo of Reagan Center

Dedicated for Ronald P. Bonati on Oct. 4, 2007, the the Bonati Fitness Center is the on-campus training facility for the campus and community. Named for Bonati and funded by his wife Christine Bonati Bollwinkle, the facility provides the campus and community a state-of-the-art fitness center.

Bonati attended Eureka College from 1957 until 1960 and served as a trustee for Eureka College from 1993 through 1999. He had a 34-year management career with Caterpillar, Inc. where he was the Vice President of the North America Commercial Division from 1993 until 1999.


Reagan Center Pool

Reagan Center pool

The Reagan Center Pool is a competition-sized pool that serves as the home to the EC swim team. The pool is open and available to the public most days for aerobics and open swim. Open swim costs $3 per person (faculty, staff, students free), and punch cards and season passes are available. See the current pool hours.


  • There will be no open swim on Saturday’s with home football games (Sept. 10, Sept. 24, Oct. 15 and Oct. 29, Nov. 5)
  • The Reagan Center Pool will be closed Oct. 24-25 for Fall Break and Nov. 21-25 for Thanksgiving Break
  • In the event Eureka College closes due to inclement weather or power outages, the Reagan Center pool will also close until Eureka College re-opens.

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