The Physical Education Department at the Alexandria Campus offers classes in fitness, wellness, sports and dance. It also houses the Fitness Center, an exercise facility that is open to NOVA students, faculty and staff, 50 hours per week. The dance program is an active part of the Physical Education Department and includes the Kathy Harty Gray Dance Theatre in residency. Three dance performances per year are offered to the campus and community. These performances take place in the highly acclaimed Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center.