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The Student Recreation Center will close on Saturday, May 4th, and remain closed until Sunday, May 12th due to Annual Maintenance Week.
The Downtown Fitness Center will remain open and close for the summer starting Monday, May 13th. 
For more information, please visit our Facility Impacts page

membership fees



The following groups are eligible for membership at Campus Recreation. 
  • WVU Students , WVU Faculty/Staff  
  • University Affiliate Groups
  • Spouses/Partners & Dependents
  • Silver Sneakers
More Eligibility Information 


Members can enroll in a membership at the Student Recreation Center or Downtown Fitness Center Front Desk during operational hours. Please come prepared with the required documentation and have any partners/dependents present at the time of enrollment. 


A WVU student/employee must be present at the time of a spouse/partner’s first membership purchase and must show valid documentation.  Employees must be prepared to show their employee ID Examples include a piece of mail or lease with both people’s names on it or driver’s licenses with the same last name. Birth certificates are required for the first purchase of a dependent membership.

Payment Options

Credit card and payroll deduction (restrictions apply) are available payment options for Campus Recreation Memberships. Please note our facilities are cashless operations. 

The following groups allow payroll deduction for full-time, benefit-eligible employees: West Virginia University, WVU Medical Corporation, WVU Foundation and the WVU Research Corporation. WVU Courtesy, WVNET and Adjunct Appointments are not eligible to utilize payroll deduction as a form of payment. Fees will be deducted from 24 consecutive paychecks.  The number and amount of deductions will be prorated for employees with less than 12-month positions.   Payroll deduction is only available for the 12-month and 9-month membership durations.