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Rec Center Membership

Quick Facts

The Main Office is located on the second floor of the Texas Tech Student Rec Center, room 202.

Rec Sports Membership Office

For questions about your current membership status, please call our Membership Office Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 6:00pm at 806-742-3351.  The office is located in Room 202 of the Rec Center.

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Student

Undergraduate On-Campus

If you are currently taking at least one hour of in-person classes, you have paid the Rec Sports fee through your tuition and fees.  You will have access to Rec Sports facilities for the semester that you are currently enrolled in.

Distance Learning Student

If all of the classes you are currently enrolled in are online, you have not been charged a Rec Sports fee through your tuition and fees.  To access Rec Sports facilities, you will need to pay the fee.

  • Pay the fee at Rec Sports Monday through Friday from 8:00am - 6:00pm.
  • Or use the Elect-to-Pay online option that adds the charge back to your tuition and fees.  
Semester Student Fees Rate
Student Semester Fee $100
Student Spouse Fee $50
Student Child (ages 4-16) $35

These fees will be pro-rated towards the middle of the semester.  Please check with the Membership Office for specific dates and prices.

Teaching Assistants/Research Assistants

If you are a graduate student with a Teaching Assistantship or Research Assistantship, your Rec Sports fee will be waived. To access Rec Sports facilities, you will need to pay the fee.

  • Pay the fee at Rec Sports Monday through Friday from 8:00am - 6:00pm.
  • Or use the Elect-to-Pay online option that adds the charge back to your tuition and fees.
Semester Student Fees Rate
Student Semester Fee $100
Student Spouse Fee $50
Student Child (ages 4-16) $35

 These fees will be pro-rated towards the middle of the semester. Please check with the Membership Office for specific dates and prices.

 

Campus Member

Who qualifies as a Campus member?

  • TTU Faculty/Staff
  • TTU Retirees
  • HSC Employees
  • Campus Ministries Staff
  • USDA Employees

Patrons will need to bring their driver's license & proof of affiliation with one of these categories in order to purchase a membership.

Can I get a membership for my spouse & children?

Yes, Campus members can purchase memberships for their spouse and dependents (17+ years old) at the Campus membership rate. To purchase a spouse membership, the spouse will need to bring their driver's license and proof of marriage (marriage license, shared bank statement, etc.). Children 4 - 16 years old are eligible for a Child membership. Children 3 and under do not require a membership to enter the Rec Sports facilities.

How can I pay for a membership?

Rec Sports has moved to a cashless system. Purchases can be made using a debit/credit card to pay in full.

Payroll Deduction is another option. A down payment is required in order to start payroll deduction. Rec Sports now offers continuous payroll deduction so your membership will continue and be automatically renewed. In order to cancel payroll deduction, call the Main Office at 806-742-3351.

How much does a membership cost?

Campus Memberships Monthly Rate Annual Rate
Campus Member $30.00 $265.00
Campus Spouse & Child (17+) $30.00 $265.00
Campus Child (4-16 years old) $25.00 $150.00

 These fees will be pro-rated towards the middle of the semester. Please check with the Membership Office for specific dates and prices.

Off-campus member

Who qualifies as an Off-Campus member?

  • Texas Tech Alumni
  • Alumni Association Members (Anyone can become a member of the Texas Tech Alumni Association!  Click here for more information!)
  • State Employees
  • School District Employees
  • University Medical Center Employees
  • Public Servants
  • Military

Patrons will need to bring their driver's license & proof of affiliation with one of these categories in order to purchase a membership.

Can I get a membership for my spouse & children?

Yes, Off-Campus members can purchase memberships for their spouse and dependents (17+ years old) at the Off-Campus membership rate. To purchase a spouse membership, the spouse will need to bring their driver's license and proof of marriage (marriage license, shared bank statement, etc.). Children 4 - 16 years old are eligible for a Child membership. Children 3 and under do not require a membership to enter the Rec Sports facilities.

How can I pay for a membership?

Rec Sports has moved to a cashless system. Purchases can be made using a debit/credit card to pay in full.

How much does a membership cost?

Off-Campus Memberships Monthly Rate Annual Rate
Off-Campus Member $40.00 $320.00
Off-Campus Spouse & Child (17+) $40.00 $320.00
Off-Campus Child (4-16 years old) $25.00 $150.00

These fees will be pro-rated towards the middle of the semester. Please check with the Membership Office for specific dates and prices.



Membership Policies

Some membership polices have changed due to COVID-19.  We are working to update the policies page with some of these temporary and permanent changes.  To discuss our new policies, please call us at 806-742-3351.

Please Click Here for the Membership Policies

Locker rentals

Recreational Sports members are eligible to rent a locker. Locker rentals can be done in the Membership Office Monday - Friday from 8:00a - 6:00p or at the Equipment Issue desk during open facility hours. 

What if I just need a locker for the day?

There are a few lockers designated for day-use in the main Men's Locker Room and the Women's Locker Room. Patrons can bring their own lock or rent a lock from the Equipment Issue desk for $0.50.

There are banks of day-use lockers throughout the building with electronic locks built in. These lockers are free for patrons to use. Patrons can create their own 4 digit combination to lock and unlock the locker. 

Day-use lockers need to be cleaned out by closing time each day. Recreational Sports staff will clear out any day-use lockers that are still occupied once the building closes. 

How much does a locker rental cost?

Locker Size Semester Rate Annual Rate
New Full Locker $45.00 $80.00
New Half Locker $35.00 $60.00
Full Locker $30.00 $55.00
Half Locker $25.00 $40.00

These fees will be pro-rated towards the middle of the semester. Please check with the Membership Office for specific dates and prices.