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The Recreational Sports Department is using new recreation management software to improve service and enhance communication.  This new software allows faculty/staff members the opportunity to purchase memberships online.  Also new are monthly memberships.  Keep reading below to learn more about memberships and locker rentals for you and your spouse/partner.


This recreation membership is your ticket to achieve or maintain an active and healthy lifestyle.  Take advantage of UWL's exceptional recreational facilities by purchasing a membership for the semester, academic year, calendar year, or now on a monthly basis.  Membership includes:

  • access to the REC Strength Center, track-side cardiovascular and strength equipment, 200 meter track, courts, climbing wall, racquetball courts, multipurpose room, and conditioning room
  • access to the Mitchell Hall pool
  • reduced rental and trip rates at the Outdoor Connection
  • ability to sponsor guests (up to 3 per visit) for appropriate guest fee
  • eligibility to play intramural sports
  • ability to participate in family weekends


Current UWL faculty and staff may purchase a membership online with a credit card payment (payroll deduction not available online).  Payroll deduction, retirees, emeriti and spouse/partner memberships (spouse/partner eligibility verification required) must be purchased in person at the REC Information Counter.  Payment options at the REC include cash, check, credit and debit.  Purchase your membership today! 


All UWL faculty, staff, retirees and emeriti are eligible to purchase a recreation membership and must have an official University identification card.  The Rec Sports Department extends membership privileges for a fee to the spouse/partner of current students, faculty, staff, retiree and emeriti (UWL affiliate must possess an active recreation membership before a spouse/partner is permitted to purchase).

Verification of eligibility:

  • UWL faculty, staff, retiree and emeriti:  official University identification card
  • Spouse/domestic partner:  marriage certificate or domestic partner affidavit presented at time of purchase (affidavit coming soon)



Students do not need to purchase a membership to use the REC.  This service is included in your student fees.

Membership fees (includes faculty, staff, retirees, emeriti, and spouse/partners):

  Rate                    Term (see term dates below)
Annual $315           1 year from date of purchase
Academic Year $248                Fall & Spring Semesters (includes winter session)
Semester $124 Fall or Spring Semester (18 weeks)
Summer $67 Summer Only
Winter Session    $22 Winter Session Only
Month $40 1 month from date of purchase



Full and half lockers are available for rental in the locker rooms and include a towel service. Lockers must be purchased in person at the REC Information Counter and require a $10 deposit for lock and towel.  Rates, including tax (plus $10 deposit):

                                        Full Locker                Half Locker       
Annual $70 $60
Academic Year $65 $55
Semester $32 $27
Summer $27 $22
Month                $14


Winter Session $12



                                        Start Date                End Date     
Annual date of purchase 1 year from date of purchase
Academic Year August 21, 2017 May 19, 2018
Fall Semester August 21, 2017 December 23, 2017
Winter Session December 26, 2017 January 19, 2018
Spring Semester January 16, 2018 May 19, 2018
Summer May 21, 2018 August 11, 2018
Month                date of purchase 1 month from date of purchase

Purchase your membership today!