MEMBERSHIP DETAILS.

Student.

Find your fit with Rec Sports. You've already paid for it!

students playing volleyball 

Membership Fees Included in Tuition

Your membership fee of $57.55 per semester is included in your tuition. Bring your valid Wiscard for access to our facilities.

Winter Break & Summer Memberships 

December Graduates
Students graduating in December may purchase a $25 membership in order to use Rec Sports facilities over Winter Break. 

Wisconsin Alumni may purchase an Affiliate membership to continue working out with Rec Sports after Winter Break.

* Students who are enrolled in Spring classes do not need to purchase a Winter Break membership.

Summer Memberships
Students not enrolled in summer classes must purchase a membership for $30 to use the facilities. Spring graduates and those enrolled in Fall classes are eligible to purchase a summer membership. 

Wisconsin Alumni may purchase an Affiliate membership to continue working out with Rec Sports after the Summer Session.

* Students who are enrolled in Summer classes do not need to purchase a Summer membership.

Other Student Summer Membership

An Other Student Summer Membership is for non-UW students who are enrolled in summer or fall 2017 courses at another higher education institution. Proof of enrollment & valid photo ID with birthdate is required to purchase.

Other Student Summer Membership can be purchased at any of our Member Service Offices beginning May 15th.

Dates of Membership: May 15th – August 27th

Cost: $55.00

Purchase your membership.

Member Benefits & Services

As a member, you have access to the following

  • Unlimited access to four facilities
  • Cardiovascular & strength training equipment
  • Two recreational swimming pools
  • Gyms (basketball, volleyball, futsal, racquetball & badminton)
  • Indoor tracks
  • Sponsor up to three guests per day

Services Offered

  • Locker rental
  • Towel Service
  • Equipment rental
  • Merchandise for purchase
  • Insurance reimbursements

Available Programs

  • Group Fitness
  • Personal Training
  • Small Group Training
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Intramural Sports
  • Sport Clubs
  • Tennis 
  • Ice Programs 

Affiliate.

Faculty/Staff, Emeritus/Retired, UW Hospital Staff, Alumni, and Spouse/Domestic Partners.

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Membership Options

12-month* $228
8-month $176
4-month $89 
1-month $27
1-week  $20
Single Entry  $7
1-week membership trial (details below) FREE

Check with your health insurance provider about possible membership reimbursement options or fitness and wellness incentive programs.


Winter Break Special

  • Offered January 2 - January 15, 2017
  • Buy 12-Month Affiliate Membership for only $190! (Regular price: $228). That's 2 months FREE!
  • Current members are ineligible for promotion (no renewals)
  • In-person purchases only; cash, check, or credit card
  • All eligibility and purchase requirements still apply

Free Trial

  • Eligibility requirements must be met to sign up for Free Trial Week. See tabs below based on your affiliation.
  • Try our facilities and Group Fitness classes for one week for FREE
  • Stop by any Member Services Office to sign up
  • Individual is ineligible for Free Trial Week if held any prior Rec Sports Membership, or UW student status, within the past 5 years

Member Benefits & Services

As a member, you have access to the following

  • Unlimited access to 4 facilities
  • Cardiovascular & strength training equipment
  • Two recreational swimming pools
  • Gyms (basketball, volleyball, futsal, racquetball & badminton)
  • Indoor track
  • Sponsor up to three guests per day
  • Various fitness and instructional programs

Services Offered

  • Locker use
  • Towel service
  • Equipment rental
  • Merchandise for purchase

Membership Eligibility Requirements

Guest Audit Student.

Join the action with Rec Sports.

A Guest Audit Student is someone taking UW-Madison credit courses on an "audit" (no credit) basis. For more information on Guest Audit Student opportunities with UW-Madison, please visit the Continuing Studies website

tennis player 


Purchase your membership.


Check with your health insurance provider about possible membership reimbursement options or fitness and wellness incentive programs. 


As a guest audit student, you do not pay segregated fees so your membership is not automatically included in your tuition and fees. Guest Audit Student memberships are only available for the semester in which you are enrolled.

Membership Options

Semester

$89

Spring + Summer

$176

Week

$20

Single Entry   $7 
*Enrollment as UW Guest Audit Student is required through membership.

Member Benefits & Services

As a member, you have access to the following

  • Unlimited access to 4 facilities
  • Cardiovascular & strength training equipment
  • Two recreational swimming pools
  • Gyms (basketball, volleyball, futsal, racquetball & badminton)
  • Indoor tracks
  • Sponsor up to three guests per day

Services Offered

  • Locker rental
  • Towel service
  • Equipment rental
  • Merchandise for purchase

Available Programs

  • Group Fitness
  • Personal Training
  • Small Group Training
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Intramural Sports
  • Sport Clubs
  • Tennis 
  • Ice Programs 

Community.

Work out at the Shell.

Photo of community member lifting weights. 


Check with your health insurance provider about possible membership reimbursement options or fitness and wellness incentive programs.


Membership Options

12-month

$398

8-month

$286

4-month

$144 

1-month

$52

1-week 

$25

Single Entry* 

$7

*Single Entry option is available to only those who have previously had a Rec Sports Membership. New users of the Shell must have a Rec Sports profile and past membership in our access system before self-sponsoring for a single entry pass of $7.

Purchase Your Membership

Community members may purchase a membership at the Shell Member Services Office.

Member Benefits & Services

As a member, you have access to the following

  • Unlimited access to the Shell (Camp Randall Sports Center)
  • Cardio and strength training equipment
  • Basketball courts
  • Indoor track
  • Sponsor up to three guests per day
Please note that this membership does not include access to the ice arena (extra rink fees apply).

Services offered

  • Locker rental
  • Towel service
  • Equipment rental
  • Merchandise for purchase

Available Programs

  • Personal Training
  • Ice programs

Guest Passes. 

Bring a friend to work out with you.

Guest Pass 

$7 / entry

Rec Sports members can sponsor up to three guests per day. Guest passes are non-refundable and can only be used once.  You may purchase a guest pass from any Member Services Office in any of our facilities.

Guests must
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Present a valid photo ID to verify their age
  • Be accompanied by their sponsor at all times

Insurance Reimbursements.  

Get paid to work out.

Your insurance company might provide rewards based on your physical activity. Please contact your provider or learn more about some of the opportunities below. 

Refund Policy.

Refund policies differ depending on type of purchase.

Refund Requests.

For online purchases only.

If you would like to request a refund for a purchase online, please follow the link below. If you have a refund request for a purchase made in-person at one of our facilities, please return to that facility to discuss options or email memberships@recsports.wisc.edu.

Refund Request Form.