Membership

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A RecWell membership provides affordable access to several facilities, programs, and services on campus. Visit RecWell facilities to purchase a membership.

2017-18 Semester Membership Dates

Fall: August 26, 2017 — January 5, 2018
Spring: January 6, 2018 — May 11, 2018
Summer: May 12, 2018 — August 24, 2018

 

Students

Students

 

Fee Paying Students — Already A Member!

All University of Minnesota students paying the Student Services Fee has automatic membership. A valid U Card gets access to RecWell facilities.

Non-Fee Paying Students

Students at the University of Minnesota not paying the Student Services Fee need to purchase a membership at the rates below.

Fall Semester $185
Spring Semester $185
Summer Semester $75

Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Faculty and staff members at the University of Minnesota are eligible to purchase a RecWell membership.

Payroll Deduction $13.73 / pay period*
3-Month $111
6-Month $222
Annual $444

*26 pay periods + $43.11 enrollment fee.

Please note that Aramark, University of Minnesota Physicians, Visiting Scholars, Post Doctorate Fellows, and non-Twin Cities location employees are not eligible for payroll deduction memberships.

All purchases will be tracked and those eligible for a membership will have the option to apply Day Pass fees up to $20 towards a semester, 6-month, annual or payroll deduction membership within 30-days of purchase.

NOTE: If an employee is enrolled in the UPlanhealth insurance they are eligible to participate in Fit Choices. After purchasing a membership, be sure to enroll with NIHCA to receive the gym reimbursement.

University Partner

University Partner

 

Community Members

Community memberships are available at the St. Paul Gym for individuals age 18 or older not affiliated with the University of Minnesota. This membership is valid only at the St. Paul Gym and does not offer any guest or family day privileges. Community members are permitted to purchase up to 9 months (3 three month memberships) at a time and are unable to access the St. Paul Gym Monday — Friday from 3:00 pm — 7:00 pm.

Alumni

Graduates of any University of Minnesota campus are eligible to purchase a membership. Alumni must provide a copy of their diploma or unofficial transcript at time of initial enrollment to verify status.

Fairview Employees

University of Minnesota Associates and Medical Center (Fairview) employees are eligible to purchase a membership. Proof of current employment is required.

3-Month $120
6-Month $240
Annual $480

All purchases will be tracked and those eligible for a membership will have the option to apply Day Pass fees up to $20 towards a semester, 6-month, annual or payroll deduction membership within 30-days of purchase.

Sponsored Member

Sponsored Member

A current RecWell member can act as a sponsor for an individual. A sponsored member is charged the same fee as any member. Please note that a sponsored membership may not exceed the duration of the sponsor's membership and his/her membership must remain active to stay eligible.

Daily Pass

Daily Pass


Rates
 

Daily Rate $10
Week Rate $30


Daily Pass Policy

  • Members of University Recreation and Wellness (URW) may bring one (1) guest into the facilities by purchasing a Guest Pass
  • Children 8 and older require a Guest Pass, while children 7 and under are admitted free; limit two children per parent
  • Each member is allowed to bring two (2) paying guests on weekends, during breaks and summer session
  • Guests must present a photo ID
  • All Guests must enter and leave with their host
  • The host is responsible for the conduct and actions of their guest
  • Improper conduct by a guest can affect the current and future eligibility of the host
  • Sponsored Members and St. Paul Gym Community Members do not have guest privilege

Family Day

Family Day

RecWell Members may bring their spouse, partner, and/or dependents (up to two per parent/guardian) to enjoy the facility at no cost every Sunday from 12:00 pm — 5:00 pm.

Free Amenities

  • Swimming
    • 2:00 pm — 4:00 pm @ Minneapolis and 12:45 pm — 2:30 pm @ St. Paul
  • Climbing
    • 3:00 pm — 5:00 pm @ Minneapolis and 1:00 pm — 5:00 pm @ St. Paul
  • Racquetball
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Table Tennis
  • Badminton

Family Day Policies

St. Paul Community Members are not eligible for Family Day privileges.