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Eligibility

University Recreation (UREC) membership is offered to currently enrolled students, Faculty/ Staff and their dependents, Retirees, UNC Charlotte Affiliates, and UNC Charlotte Business Partners.

Types of Membership
  • Full Annual Membership 
  • Full Annual ADD-ON Memberships 
  • Limited ADD-ON Memberships
  • Summer Membership
  • Gold Nugget Membership (monthly)

More info below!

Facility Access

All Full, Summer, and Gold Nugget Members that are 18+ have access to all facilities including . . .

  • UREC
  • Belk Gymnasium
  • NRFC
  • CORE
ADD-ON Memberships Note

Eligibility: All ADD-ON Memberships are only available to faculty, staff, and alumni who have a current valid membership with University Recreation.

Restrictions: Alumni may only have ONE PLUS ONE membership. NO ADD-ON Memberships are available to minors attached to an alumni account

 

 

FULL MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

Eligibility: This must be a current UNC Charlotte student. Most current students are assessed a Student Fee for Recreation as part of their tuition. 
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Limitation: Current student memberships cannot have ADD-ON memberships. 
Enrollment: Automatic
Parking: Current students are not eligible for specific UREC PARKING PASS. Student parking passes must be purchased through UNC Charlotte Parking & Transportation Services.

Fee Assessed Automatically

Eligibility: Must be a student currently participating in the UNC Charlotte CO-OP program.
Duration: Semester Membership
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Limitation: CO-OP Student memberships cannot have ADD-ON memberships.
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking: Current students are not eligible for specific UREC PARKING PASS. Student parking passes must be purchased through UNC Charlotte Parking & Transportation Services.

$25/ Semester

Eligibility: A currently employed UNC Charlotte faculty and/or staff member.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking: Faculty & Staff are not eligible for specific UREC PARKING PASS. Faculty & Staff passes must be purchased through UNC Charlotte Parking & Transportation Services.
Payroll Withholding: This option for payment is available for permanent, full-time employees to utilize.

$160/ year

Eligibility: Must have graduated from UNC Charlotte with a degree and have registered with the Alumni Affairs office as an Alumni Card holder.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking Options: Purchase a UREC PARKING PASS (see info below), use paid daily visitor parking, or take the light rail.

$160/ year

Eligibility: Faculty, staff, or alumni may ADD-ON a membership to their account either as a PLUS ONE or a DEPENDENT that is 18 years and older! Remember, this means that the faculty, staff, or alumni member wishing to ADD-ON must have a current full membership already.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking Options: Purchase a UREC PARKING PASS (see info below), use paid daily visitor parking, or take the light rail.

$160/ year

Eligibility: Alumni may ADD-ON ONE membership, a PLUS ONE! Remember, this means that the alumni member wishing to have an ADD-ON must have a current full membership already
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking Options: Purchase a UREC PARKING PASS (see info below), use paid daily visitor parking, or take the light rail.

$160/ year

Eligibility: Must be retired faculty/staff member of UNC Charlotte. Retirement must be verified through UNC Charlotte Human Resources.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Limitation: Retiree memberships cannot have ADD-ON memberships. 
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking Options: Purchase a UREC PARKING PASS (see info below), use paid daily visitor parking, or take the light rail.

$160/ year

Eligibility: Affiliates are employees of an organization that has an existing relationship with UNC Charlotte. University business partners are employees of a company leasing space from UNC Charlotte. Employment must be active and verified.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Limitation: Affiliate & business partner memberships cannot have ADD-ON memberships. 
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking Options: Not eligible for a UREC Parking Pass. Please purchase parking through Parking & Transportation Services, use paid daily visitor parking, or take the light rail.

$160/ year

Eligibility: This must be a current UNC Charlotte student that has not been assessed a Student Fee for Recreation as part of their tuition. It is rare that students are not automatically assessed the fee - examples include fully online students.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Limitation: Non assessed student memberships cannot have ADD-ON memberships. 
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Parking: Current students are not eligible for specific UREC PARKING PASS. Student parking passes must be purchased through UNC Charlotte Parking & Transportation Services.

$160/ year

 

LIMITED ADD-ON MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

Eligibility: Faculty or staff may ADD-ON a membership to their account for a DEPENDENT that is 14-17 years of age. Remember, this means that the faculty or staff member wishing to ADD-ON must have a current full membership already.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: UREC pools, courts, track, cardio areas, group fitness, and NRFC fields are accessible.
Limitations: These members are not allowed on the weight room floors.
Supervision: Must always be directly and actively supervised by parent/ guardian. 
Waiver: UREC must have completed minor waiver on file.
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Wristband *Must have visible ORANGE wristband.


$160/ year

Eligibility: Faculty or staff may ADD-ON a membership to their account for a DEPENDENT that is 6-13 years of age. Remember, this means that the faculty or staff member wishing to ADD-ON must have a current full membership already.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: ONLY UREC pools and courts.
Limitations: *see above
Supervision: Must always be directly and actively supervised by parent/ guardian. 
Waiver: UREC must have completed minor waiver on file.
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Wristband *Must have visible PURPLE wristband.


$90/ year

Eligibility: Faculty or staff may ADD-ON a membership to their account for a DEPENDENT that is 5 years of age and under. Remember, this means that the faculty or staff member wishing to ADD-ON must have a current full membership already.
Duration: Annual membership 
Access: ONLY UREC POOLS
Limitations: *see above
Supervision: Must always be directly and actively supervised by parent/ guardian. 
Waiver: UREC must have completed minor waiver on file.
Enrollment: Visit the UREC Welcome desk. Enroll at the kiosk and pay at the welcome desk.
Wristband *Must have visible BLUE wristband.


$60/ year

 

 

OTHER MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

Summer Memberships

UREC provides Summer Membership to the following eligible groups:

  • Students registered for the Fall but not enrolled in summer classes.
  • Faculty, Staff, & Alumni 
  • Faculty, Staff, & Alumni ADD-ONs 
  • Affiliates & Business Partners 
  • Retirees 
  • Non Assessed Students

*Any students enrolled in summer classes (in one or more sessions) automatically have a membership and need not purchase one.

Duration: 1st Day of Summer Session 1 until last day of Summer Session 2
Access 18years+ Members: All Facilities & Programs
Access 17years & Under Members: Limited by age group
Enrollment: Please come to the UREC welcome desk. You will fill out a form at the self-serve kiosk, and then you will pay at the welcome desk!
Parking Options: Purchase a UREC PARKING PASS (see info below), use paid daily visitor parking, or take the light rail.
Payment: Card or cash accepted. Cash must be exact amount. For faculty and staff, payroll deduction is not an option for a summer membership.

$50/ summer

Gold Nugget Memberships

UREC provides a month to month membership to the following eligible groups:

  • Faculty & Staff 
  • Affiliates & Business Partners 
  • Retirees 
  • Alumni
  • Non Assessed Students

*Gold Nugget Memberships are not eligible for payroll deduction or ADD-ON memberships.

Duration: Month to Month
Access: All Facilities & Programs
Enrollment: Please come to the UREC welcome desk. You will fill out a form at the self-serve kiosk, and then you will pay at the welcome desk!
Parking Options: The Gold Nugget Membership does not make people eligible for the specific UREC PARKING PASS. Faculty & Staff, non assessed students, business partners, and affiliates have full campus parking options offered through UNC Charlotte Parking & Transportation Services. Campus daily parking is also an option for alumni and retirees. Access daily parking information here.

$30/ month

 

UREC PARKING PASS - $70

Eligibility

Membership Types
- Full Membership
- Summer Membership

Eligibly Parties
- Alumni
- ADD-ON Members (plus one)
- ADD-ON Members (dependent 18 years+)

Duration

Visit Duration & Location: Each time the parking pass is used, it allows for a maximum of 3 hours only valid in the Union Deck Visitor parking area (upper levels). Any time over 3 hours will be charged by parking services to the pass holder.

Expiration: The UREC parking pass is valid for the duration of your current UREC membership term. Parking pass expires on the same day as current membership. Ex. If you have a summer membership, your parking pass will only last until your summer membership ends.

Large Events

Events: This parking agreement will not be valid during certain large-scale events (football, Commencement, large SAC or PMSU events, etc.) when parking in the Union Deck is restricted for the event. Advance notice will be provided to UREC by PaTS, so that UREC alumni patrons can be notified of the restriction and their alternate parking options.

Miscellaneous

Refunds: No refunds are given for paid parking.

Requirements: Members has to have UREC and PaTS accounts in good standing, paid for parking through their membership, and is actively utilizing the UREC facilities during the time they are parked.

 

POLICIES & SPECIAL NOTES

Check out our full policy page here.

At times, facilities will be unavailable due to various events. Please check our facilities page for the most updated hours.

Participation in recreational activities at UNC Charlotte is voluntary and at the risk of the participant.

Membership and access to UREC facilities are revocable licenses and UREC reserves the right to revoke, suspend, or terminate any membership or facility access for conduct UREC determines to be improper or for failure to comply with UREC policies, rules, regulations, or other reasonable instructions or directions provided by UREC staff. 

Lost Card: If a member has lost their card, a replacement can be purchased for $10. 

Damaged Card: If a card is damaged, a replacement card can be issued at no additional charge to the patron.

***Note: this only applies to UREC Membership Cards, not University IDs.

 

QUESTIONS? 

Email u-rec@uncc.edu or call 704-687-0430 for more information.