University of Southern Indiana

Human Performance Lab

Human Performance Lab

Want to put your body to the test? Want to evaluate the effectiveness of your training? Want scientific recommendations for the modifications to your current training?

The Human Performance Lab provides a number of health, fitness and performance tests and meets the needs of both competitive and recreational athletes. Whether you plan to run your first marathon, become a competitive cyclist, or just stay fit, we have services designed for you.

The test that will answer these questions for runner/cyclists:

VO2 Max - Lactate Threshold - Flexibility - Body Fat - Heart rate monitoring - Nutrition Analysis

Athletes of all ages and skills may also be interested in agility, balance, resting metabolism, speed, and strength testing.

To determine which tests might be best for your needs or to schedule single or multiple tests email:  or call 812/464-1821. Testing is offered by appointment only.


Lab Pricing

Directions to the HPL: 

Enter 8600 University Blvd Evansville, IN 47712 into your GPS to reach campus. Once you arrive on our beautiful campus, the Human Performance Lab is in the Health Professions Building (first building on the right as you enter campus). You may park anywhere across the boulevard. Enter the building through the door on the left as you face the building. As you enter, there is a stairwell just to the right of the hallway. Take the stairs down to the lower level. Upon exiting the stairs look to your left and the HPL is in the corner of the building. The room is HP 0054.

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