Staff memberships

Current members of staff or honorary member of staff are welcome to take out any one of our four flexible memberships at any time. You can join online at any time of the year, pay by monthly direct debit or save money with an annual pass, and upgrade whenever you fancy.

600 x 363

Off-peak = access from 7am to 3:30pm weekdays and all weekend. Peak = anytime access.

Active #1

For those who want membership to one of the following; Off-peak Gym, Off-peak Classes or Swimming - you pick the right one for you.

  • £19.99 monthly direct debit
  • £180 annual payment (valid for 12 months from the date of purchase)

Active #2

For those who want membership to two of the following; Off-peak Gym, Peak* Gym, Off-peak Classes, Swimming  - you pick the right two for you.

  • £24.99 monthly direct debit
  • £225 annual payment (valid for 12 months from the date of purchase)

Active Plus

Active Plus is our top-level membership package, it offers full access to the gym, classes and swimming pool at any time during opening hours Monday to Sunday, and discounted indoor tennis court hire.

  • £31.25 monthly direct debit
  • £281.25 annual payment (valid for 12 months from the date of purchase)

Langford membership

A gym containing a range of fitness machines is located at the Veterinary School in Langford. Use of Langford gym is included in the Active Plus membership.

Separate membership for the Langford gym only costs £115 a year by single annual payment and can be purchased online. It is and is available to current University staff working at Langford, as well as contract staff employed directly by the Veterinary School. Memberships are valid for one year from date of purchase and can also be paid for by a monthly direct debit of £12 (a joining fee of £12 applies). Please read the membership terms and conditions (PDF, 576kB) before applying.

Members must undertake an induction (included in the membership fee) before using gym equipment.

New membership applications

Apply quickly and easily online.

Gym induction

Please visit the reception in person to book your free induction for the Indoor Sports Centre. More info


Find out more about our pay-as-you-go options.

Staff clubs and societies

See the full list of clubs coordinated by staff social

Free swimming for pregnant women

We are now offering free swimming to all pregnant users of the University Swimming pool. Please visit the reception desk of the Swimming pool or Indoor Sports Centre to return your completed form and show your prescription exemption card. free-pregnant-swim (PDF, 510kB)

Monthly Direct Debit

Cancel at any time with no cancellation fee, you'll just need to give us 30 days notice. A non-refundable joining fee of one month's membership is applicable.

Annual payment

Get 12 months membership for the price of 9. Annual memberships are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.

Terms and conditions

Please read the terms and conditions (PDF, 576kB) and rules and conditions of use before taking out a membership.

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