Dates

                                        Start Date                End Date 
Annual date of purchase 1 year from date of purchase
Academic Year August 22, 2022 May 21, 2022
Fall Semester August 22, 2022 December 23, 2022
Winter Session December 27, 2022 January 21, 2023
Spring Semester January 17, 2023 May 20, 2023
Summer May 23, 2022 August 13, 2022
Month                date of purchase 1 month from date of purchase

Membership Prices

Semesters (Fall or Spring) $126 Based on current semesters
Annual $316 1 year from date of purchase
Academic Year $251

Fall through spring semester

Month $41 1 month from date of purchase
Summer $62 Summer Only
Summer Month $25 Summer Only
Winter Session    $25 Winter Session Only

Memberships

The 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 Fitness Center, track-side cardiovascular and strength equipment, 200 meter track, courts, climbing wall, racquetball courts, multipurpose room, conditioning room, and multi-activity court
  • access to EZONE Esports & Gaming 
  • 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
  • Purchase your membership today!

Students do not need to purchase a membership to use the REC.  This service is included in your student fees, if enrolled in classes and paying the student fee for the Rec for the current semester.

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REC Membership Information

Students who are enrolled in the current semester do not need to purchase a membership to use the REC if enrolled for current term and paying the student fee for the REC. 

Student memberships to the REC are included in your student fees and are based on term(s) of enrollment.  You must be enrolled in a minimum of 1 (one) credit to gain access (exception:  summer and winter session).

Students who are not enrolled in the fall or spring semester are ineligible to purchase a semester membership.  Daily guest passes can be purchased for $8 and require a current UWL student sponsor.

Students not enrolled in summer or winter session are eligible to purchase a short-term membership if enrolled in the semester just prior to or immediately following that term.  Daily guest passes can be purchased for $4.

Former students who do not meet these eligibility requirements must pay an $8 guest fee and be accompanied throughout the visit by a current UWL student sponsor.

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 a membership.

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Do students need to purchase a membership? expanding section

Student memberships to the REC are included in student fees and are based on term(s) of enrollment. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 1 (one) credit to gain access (exception: summer and J-term).

Can visiting college students use the REC? expanding section

Yes, students attending college at a different institution can use the REC according to the following requirements:

  • Fall or spring semester:  purchase $5 daily guest pass and be sponsored by current UWL student throughout visit; institutional ID required
  • Summer or winter session:  purchase membership plus $5 card fee; institutional ID and proof of enrollment in the semester just prior to or immediately following the term required
What if a former student is not enrolled in a fall or spring semester course? expanding section

Students who are not enrolled in the fall or spring semester are ineligible to purchase a semester membership. Daily guest passes can be purchased for $8 and require a current UWL student sponsor.

What if a student is not enrolled in a summer or winter session course? expanding section

Students not enrolled in summer or winter session are eligible to purchase a short-term membership if enrolled in the semester just prior to or immediately following that term. Daily guest passes can be purchased for $4.

Why is there a fee if a student is not enrolled in summer school or winter session? expanding section

Students who are enrolled in summer school or winter session pay a segregated fee.  Therefore, in fairness to all, it was determined that students not enrolled in these sessions should pay a comparable amount to use the REC (approved by the UWL Student Association, Spring 2014).

Who is eligible to purchase the summer or winter session student membership? expanding section

Students must be enrolled in the semester just prior to or immediately following the term (summer or winter session) of purchase.

Does a summer or winter session membership affect rates in the Outdoor Connection? expanding section

Yes, the Outdoor Connection has special rental and trip rates for currently enrolled students and REC members. Non-members will pay higher rates.

Can a daily pass be purchased instead of a membership for summer or winter session? expanding section

Yes for $4 if you were enrolled for the semester just prior to or immediately following summer/winter session. Current UWL ID is required.

Current Faculty/Staff, Retirees, and Emerti expanding section

Eligibility

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 a membership.

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

Purchasing a Membership

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 check, credit and debit.

Alumni expanding section

Limited to 50 memberships

Benefits

Membership allows same benefits and privileges as students/other members

  • Can use all spaces during all open hours
  • Can sponsor guests (same rules apply of up to 3 guests)
  • Can purchase group fitness membership & rent lockers
  • Will receive reduced rates for Outdoor Connection rentals (student/member rate)
  • Have access to Mitchell Hall pool during lap swim hours (must bring card to pool)

Alumni must have an Alumni Association membership and present current card to be able to purchase a Rec membership.

Alumni memberships must be purchased in person at the REC Information Counter.  Payment options at the REC include check, credit and debit.

Parking

Must follow University parking rules, policies and procedures.

Guest Pass

Alums are able to purchase a daily guest pass to use the REC according to the following requirements:

  • Be a current member of the Alumni Association
  • Present current Alumni Association membership card upon each visit
  • Pay daily guest fee of $4 and sign waiver

Alumni members who meet the above requirements are able to sponsor up to 3 guests.  Guests must pay the appropriate daily fee based on status. Minimum age for using the REC is 16 (exception: climbing wall has no minimum age requirement).

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Group Fitness classes require an additional membership. Memberships are sold as an add-on to a REC Membership, therefore, services are limited to students and members of the REC

Cost:
$70 annual (fall and spring semester)
$40 per semester
$15 per month
- No refunds


Payment Options

At the REC Info Counter: Credit/Debit Card, Campus Cash or Student Bill

Online: Credit/Debit Card

Attending Classes

Cycle classes are held in the REC Conditioning Room (150) off the lobby. All other classes, unless otherwise noted, are held in the REC Aerobics Room (101) past the entrance turnstiles.

With the exception of Cycle classes, access to each class is first-come-first-served. Cycle classes require pre-registration.

Spring 2023 Group Fitness Schedule 

TIME MON TUE WED THR FRI
6:30am Cycle Core Cycle Core
7:30am Strength and Power 
(Fitness Center)
  Strength and Power
(Fitness Center)
   
7:30am Cycle  
12:05pm
12:15pm
12:30pm         Cycle Core
3:15pm Cycle Core Cycle Core
3:30pm Cycle Core ZUMBA® & Core  Cycle Core ZUMBA® & Core  
3:45pm Yoga Pilates Fusion Yoga Pilates Fusion
4:30pm  Cycle Cycle Core Cycle Cycle Core  
4:45pm  Yoga HIIT Yoga Group Strength  
5:30pm Cycle Core Cycle Core Cycle Core Cycle Core  
6:05pm Zumba   HIIT Cardio Strength  
6:10pm ZUMBA Toning ZUMBA® & Core 
6:30pm Cycle Core Cycle Core Cycle Core Cycle Core  
7:00pm Strength & Sculpt  Vinyasa Flow Strength & Sculpt  Vinyasa Flow  
7:30pm Cycle Core Cycle Core
8:00pm Kettlebell Conditioning  Kettlebell Conditioning 

 

 Saturday Classes:
     11am Strength & Power
     12pm Cycle Core

Group Fitness Schedule With Instructors

Class Descriptions

Box & Barre:

Sweat and tone with this this high energy combo class which incorporates boxing cardio interval drills, kicking and punching into bags, followed by the best of barre toning moves.

Cardio Sculpt:

Total body conditioning workout that incorporates strength work.

Cycle

Motivating instructors will coach you through an intense ride that includes flats, hills, and sprints. This class is for all levels.

 Cycle Bootcamp:

 Ride and Sculpt!  This hybrid ~ on and off the bike class combines cycle and toning exercises.

Cycle Core

Motivating instructors will coach you through an intense ride that includes flats, hills and sprints followed by challenging core work off the bike. This class is for all levels.

Group Strength

The name of the class says it all ~ gain overall body strength with the use of various equipment to include barbells and dumbbells all while learning the proper technique in this fun group setting.

HIIT it!

Short of time? Then this high intensity interval training class is for you, it’s efficient, effective and fun! This fierce workout combines cardio, strength moves and core training.

Kettlebell Conditioning

Up for a challenge? This class is a fusion of strength and cardio all while using a Kettlebell. Dynamic yet controlled movements are performed making it a great strength and cardio workout! If you’re in rut, pick up a Kettlebell.

Strength & Power (Fitness Center)

Experienced instructors will teach and motivate you through free weight exercises such as barbell squats, deadlifts and explosive Olympic variations.

Strength & Sculpt   

A total body workout utilizing effective strength & toning exercises while incorporating a variety of reps and load which will keep your body guessing and seeing progress.

 Ultimate Cardio & Body Tone HIIT 

All in one total body conditioning workout mixing the styles of Tabata, INSANITY, kickboxing, Zumba, & toning exercises.  If you want to challenge yourself, boost your metabolism, and see results this class is for you!

Vinyasa Flow Yoga:

A flowful yoga class that rhythmically connects poses with breath ~ which helps relieve stress and find peace.

Yoga:

This mind, body, & soul class will help reduce stress, improve strength, flexibility and posture, while reducing anxiety and so much more! Sun salutations, breathing work and poses, yoga is for everyone. Whether you’re an athlete, recovering from an injury or just want to get healthier, yoga can help.

Zumba: 

A cardio dance exercise party with music and moves from across the globe: Cumbia, Merengue, Salsa, Reggaeton and much more..

Zumba & Core

Groove & sweat to pulsing Latin beats followed by sizzling toning exercises!

 

 

 

Locker Rentals

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. Rates, including tax:

Prices

                                        Full Locker                Half Locker       
Annual $70 $60
Academic Year $65 $55
Semester $32 $27
Summer $27 $22
Month $14 $9
Winter Session $12 $8

For rental dates, please refer to our rental dates.

 

Towel Service Prices

Annual $30 1 year from date of purchase
Academic Year $25

Fall through spring semester

Semesters (Fall or Spring) $15 Based on current semesters
Month $5 1 month from date of purchase
1 Day $1 1 day

Towel service is included with locker rental.