Back to School Membership

The academic year is up and running, and now is the time to get back to the Rec!

  • BGSU Faculty/Staff/Retiree/Senior: Under $25/month/pp
  • Community/Alumni: Under $30/month/pp
  • Inexpenseive options available to add dependent or spouse.

Recreation and Wellness offers memberships including use of the Student Recreation Center and limited use of the Perry Field House. Membership passes are available throughout the year and may be purchased at the SRC Welcome Desk during all operating hours and online through RecTrac at any time. Memberships to Group Exercise, and Intramural Sports can be separately purchased. Memberships are non-transferable and non-refundable.

Membership Benefits

  • Convenient Location - Get a great workout on campus during a time that fits your schedule.
  • State of the Art Facility - Amenities include an Olympic and warm water pool, sauna and hot tub, basketball, pickleball, and racquetball courts, an indoor running track, weight and cardio equipment, and lockers available for rent.
  • Variety - Be active your way. Try swimming, strength training, or various cardio machines.
  Annual Fall
Month Day
BGSU Faculty/Staff/Retiree/Senior $299 $149 $60 $10
BGSU Alumni/Community $359 $195 $60 $10
Add Child(ren) (3 - 15) Under 3 - Free
Children 15 and under must be enrolled with a parent or legal guardian's membership. Prices are per child.
$30 $15 $10 $5
Add Spouse
A person to whom you are legally married, as defined by the state of Ohio.  
$199 $125 $60 $10
Membership is FREE for plan holders with SilverSneakers® or Renew Active™ by UnitedHealthcare.
Membership is supplemented for plan holders of an AARP® Medicare Supplement Plan insured by UnitedHealthcare.
Check your SilverSneakers Eligibility Online
Check your Renew Active Eligibility Online
10-Punch Pass: $70 - See Punch Pass Polices Below
Installment payment plans available on annual memberships. A $25 service fee applies.
All memberships are non-transferrable and non-refundable. The SRC has periodic, limited closures for maintenance and repair (generally one week in the summer), and University holidays and breaks. Details are announced via this website as soon as they become available.

Punch Pass Policies

  • Pass holder is required to sign an (electronic) waiver at time of purchase, and register their vein for entrance into the facility at the SRC or PFH Welcome Desk
  • Pass is valid for general use of the Student Recreation Center (SRC) or Perry Field House (PFH) and does not include Group Exercise or Climbing Wall
  • Pass is valid for 10 visits within 90 days from the date of purchase
  • Only one (1) guest may accompany pass holder; guest counts as one punch
  • Additional guests are required to purchase a day pass at the regular fee
  • Guest of pass holder is required to sign a waiver upon visit
  • Pass is non-refundable

Student passes are on sale at 40% off from March 25 through the end of the semester.

Undergraduate Pass Rates

Fall, Spring

  • 12+ credits: Free
  • 8-11 credits: $40
  • 4-7 credits: $80
  • 0-3 credits: $120


  • 1 + credits: Free
  • 0 credits: $15


  • 12+ credits: Free
  • 8-11 credits: $20
  • 4-7 credits: $40
  • 0-3 credits: $60

Full-time undergraduate: 12+ credit hours
(Fall, Spring, Summer)

Graduate Pass Rates

Fall, Spring

  • 8+ credits: Free
  • 6-7 credits: $40
  • 3-5 credits: $80
  • 0-2 credits: $120

Full-time graduate: 8+ credit hours (Fall, Spring)


  • 1+ credits: Free
  • 0 credits: $15


  • 6+ credits: Free
  • 4-5 credits: $20
  • 2-3 credits: $40
  • 0-1 credits: $60

Full-time graduate student: 6+ credit hours (Summer)

BGSU guest students pay designated credit hour fees to bring status to full time per the chart above. Contact Malissa Lambert with questions and for processing.  

General and universally accessible lockers are available for both day use and long-term rental at the SRC on a first-come, first-served basis. All locker rentals are valid one year from purchase date and occur at the SRC Welcome Desk. 

General Locker Rooms:

  • A limited number of day use lockers are available in each locker room. Day use lock and towel are not provided. Patrons provide their own lock and towel.
  • Half and full size lockers can be rented at any time for up to one year. Rented lockers include an SRC issued combination lock. Towels are not included.

Private Locker Rooms:

  • A private locker area is located within both the men's and women's locker rooms with upgraded amenities including spacious full size lockers, cable television, lock and towel service, and close proximity to the shower area.
  • Private lockers can be rented at any time for up to a year. 

Small Valuable Storage:

  • Combination lockers are offered for day use in the Weight/Strength zone for storage of small valuables.
SRC General Locker Room
SRC Private Locker Room

Locker Rental Rates

  • Full Size: Semester: $40.00, Annual: $70.00
  • Half Size: Semester: $30.00, Annual: $50.00
  • Private: Semester: $70.00, Annual: $120.00

All vehicles parked on campus are required to have an official BGSU parking permit. Community members can obtain permit(s) at the Perry Field House or SRC Welcome Desk. BGSU affiliates must contact Parking Services for the designated permit. 

Community Parking Pass

  • Semester Pass: $18
  • Annual Pass: $30
  • A Kiosk is available in Lot X (Rear Entrance on Mercer Road) to purchase hourly passes. 
  • Refer to Parking Services for a complete listing of parking hours of enforcement and other regulations.

Patrons and guests with disabilities are requested to indicate if special services, assistance, or appropriate modifications are needed to fully participate. Contact Accessibility Services at or 419.372.8495 prior to the program or event. 

In the event a patron requested refund is issued,  a $25 service charge applies. Checks returned for any reason are charged a $30 processing fee.