Graduate Students

Purchase a Recreation & Wellness Membership 

You’ll need to purchase a Recreation & Wellness Membership to access our facilities and programs.

Graduate student membership costs $45 per semester (Fall or Spring). Only registered students can purchase a membership.

Your membership will become active two business days after your purchase. It can only be used during the semester for which it was purchased and will expire on the last day of final exams. Visit the Academic Calendar for exact dates.   

Refund Rules

Full or partial refunds are available under certain circumstances: 

  • For a full refund, your request must be received no later than two weeks (14 days) after the date of purchase. 

  • For a 75% refund, your request must be received two to four weeks (15 to 28 days) after the date of purchase. 

  • For a 50% refund, your request must be received four to six weeks (29 to 42 days) after the date of purchase. 

  • A full or partial refund is not available if your request is received six weeks (43 days) after purchase. 

To request a refund, complete a Refund Request Form.

Use the buttons below to explore the fitness and recreation options available to graduate student members. 


Fitness Centers
Workout in a Recreation & Wellness fitness center equipped with machines, weights and more.
Group Exercise
Join one of our exercise classes. We offer yoga, cycling, dance, strengthening classes and more.
Open Recreation
Use our courts, fields and tracks, or our running, walking and biking trails. Borrow equipment.
Locker Rentals
Rent a locker inside the Physical Education building’s locker rooms.
Recreation & Wellness employs dozens of UAlbany students in various positions.
Group Rentals & Reservations
Rent our facilities — including a dance studio, courts, fields and a low ropes course — for your next event.