SHMS offers a variety of fitness and wellness opportunities. The new fitness & weight training center for resident students features state-of-the-art equipment, free-weights, exercise area and lockers. The campus itself offers outdoor aerobic walking or running areas, gymnasium, and handball/racquetball courts.
The commuter student lounge area is located on the main floor at the end of the classroom hall. Beverage and snack machines are available.
Meals are served in the cafeteria daily. Breakfast is served 7:45–8:30 AM; Lunch 12:00–1:00 PM; Dinner 5:30–6:30 PM. Commuter students pay for meals using their Sacred Heart I.D badge. Simply add value to your card’s food account using any major credit card, debit card, or PayPal account. Do this by logging into http://food.shms.edu using "lastname.firstname" as your username and the same password used to access your email.
SHMS complies with Section 501 (handicap access laws) and encourages anyone with special needs not addressed by Section 501 to notify the Building Administration Office and the Dean of Studies regarding those needs.
Clinics and local hospitals provide professional assistance to the Seminary community, guests and visitors. The Detroit Fire Department operates a full paramedic rescue unit 24 hours a day, which can be dispatched to the seminary at any time.
A secure and well-lit parking lot is available for all students and guests.
Student Health Services and Insurance
Undergraduate seminarians are responsible for their own health and medical needs. All resident students are required to have some hospitalization and/or medical insurance coverage. Medical expenses not covered by health insurance are the responsibility of the student.