How to Join

During the Spring 2021 Semester, Campus Recreation will be offering Fitness Center access to UAlbany Students and Faculty/Staff. To limit contact with the surrounding community, all other membership types are currently suspended.

Spring 2021 Membership Dates:

Semester Membership: Date of Purchase - May 15, 2021 Academic Annual Membership: Currently Unavailable 

Memberships

Durring the Fall 2021 semester, Campus Recreation will be offering Fitness Center access to UAlbany Students, Affiliates, and Faculty/Staff. 

UAlbany Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate students do not need to purchase a membership to use the Campus Recreation facilities! The membership for undergraduate students registered for classes is included as part of the Student Initiated Fee. To access our facilities, simply bring your UAlbany ID card with you!

Spring Membership Cost: None! 
Eligibility: Registered Undergraduate Students

 

UAlbany Faculty/Staff

UAlbany Faculty/Staff do not pay a fee for a Campus Recreation membership! To access our facilities, simply bring your UAlbany ID card with you to access the facilities. 

Spring Membership Cost: None! 
Eligibility: Current UAlbany Faculty/Staff

 

UAlbany Graduate Student Membership

Graduate students may purchase a Campus Recreation membership each semester they are registered for class credits. 

Spring Membership Cost: $45 
Eligibility: Registered Graduate Students 
How to Become a Member:

 

1. Click Purchase a Graduate Student Membership and complete you transaction.

2. One business day following the purchase of your membership you will receive and email from Campus Recreation confirming the activation of your Albany ID Card.

3. Follow the instructions in the confirmation email to Schedule an Appointment in the SEFCU Fitness Center using IM Leagues. If you need additional assistance on how to schedule an appointment, please click Instructions to Schedule an Appointment. 

 

Group Exercise Pass

Current UAlbany faculty and staff members can purchase a Group Exercise Pass for the Fall 2021 semester.

Cost - $45

Eligibility: Current UAlbany faculty and staff members. Graduate students who wish to attend classes should purchase the Graduate Student Membership here

How to purchase:

1. Click here and complete the transaction. (note, link not available yet, will let you know when it is)

2. Within 2 business days, you will receive an email from Campus Recreation confirming the activation of your Albany ID Card.

3. Bring your UAlbany ID card with you to access the class. Please note that for the Fall 2021 semester, all fitness center patrons must be vaccine compliant as it relates to university policy and wear a mask.

Policies

Campus Recreation Members and Group Exercise Pass Holders are responsible for understanding and abiding by the following Campus Recreation policies.

Age Requirements

Memberships and Group Exercise Passes may only be purchased/used by patrons who are at least 18 years old.

Expiration Dates

Memberships and Group Exercise Passes are offered on a semester basis and may only be used during the semester in which they were purchased. Memberships will expire on the last day of finals. Group Exercise Passes will expire on the last day Group Exercise classes are offered for that semester.

No ID=No Entry!

A SUNY ID card or Campus Recreation Membership Card is required in order to access any Campus Recreation space. Desk staff do not have the ability to look up memberships or ID numbers. No exceptions will be made.

Group Exercise Passes

Access to Group Exercise classes is only included in the UAlbany Graduate Student membership and the Albany Law School Student membership. All other patrons must purchase a Group Exercise Pass for access to classes.

Locker Room Access & Rentals

Access to the PE General Locker Rooms and day use lockers is included in the purchase of a Membership. To rent a locker in the PE General Locker Room additional fees apply.

Lost or Stolen Membership Cards

If your membership card is lost or stolen please notify the Recreation Sales Office or email us at [email protected] Replacement cards are available at the Recreation Services Office and are subject to a $5 replacement fee.

Parking Passes

Members or Group Exercise Pass holders may purchase a $5 parking permit from Parking Management for access to the SEFCU Arena Parking Lot. Permits must be purchased at Parking Management, and members must bring their membership card and membership receipt with them. UAlbany students and affiliates are not eligible to purchase a SEFCU Arena Parking Lot Permit.

Indian and Colonial Fitness Centers

Campus Recreation Memberships do not include access to the Colonial or Indian Quad Fitness Centers. No exceptions will be made.

Refunds

Campus Recreation understands that sometimes lifestyles, schedules, and commitments change. If you purchase a Membership that you can no longer use, Campus Recreation will provide you with a full or partial refund. For a full refunds, a request must be received no later than 2 weeks after the date of purchase. For a 75% refund, a request must be received between 2-4 weeks after the date of purchase. For a 50% refund, a request must be received between 4-6 weeks after the date of purchase.
Full or partial refunds are only provided if the refund is requested within 6 weeks of purchase. Refunds will not be provided if the request is submitted later than 6 weeks after the membership was purchased.
Refund request forms are available here and in the Recreation Services Office and should be submitted to the Recreation Services Office once filled out. Upon refund approval, Campus Recreation Membership cards must be returned.

Unexpected Closures/Cancellations

Campus Recreation strives to provide out patrons with the best experience possible in our facilities. Unfortunately, there are times when facilities or programs will need to be closed or cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control (weather, unexpected maintenance issues, etc). If these closures or cancellations occur, we will make every attempt to notify patrons in a timely manner. Closure/cancellation notices will be posted on our website, social media accounts, and in our facilities.