What's included?

Get access to the fantastic Centre for Sport gym facility on Frenchay Campus with your gym-only membership.

British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) UNIversal is included with student gym-only membership. If you head home for the holidays or visit friends, you may be able to access the gym at the local university.  

To find out which universities are participating and for further information on how to apply, please visit BUCS UNIversal gym

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Cost per annual membership Annual fee Monthly rate
Students  £180  N/A 
Staff and their families 
Retired staff
Aged 60+
£180  £15
Community gym-only £290  £24.16
Community gym-only, off-peak only
07:15–15:00 (weekdays)
09:00–15:00 (weekends)
£245 £20.41 

Please read our terms and conditions.

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Payment plans

Student payment

If you're a student you need to pay for annual membership up front.

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Non-student payment

Staff and their families can pay the annual membership in full or via a monthly rolling membership paid through the salary sacrifice scheme.

Community members, alumni, retired staff and those aged 60+ can pay the annual membership in full or choose to pay monthly via Direct Debit.

Register as a Pay as you Go member and then email reception.sport@uwe.ac.uk for the direct debit registration link. 

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Cancelling your membership

Community and staff members on a monthly payment plan can cancel their membership by sending us one month's written notice at uwebristolsport@uwe.ac.uk.

See our terms and conditions

Alumni membership

You must have completed a course or programme at UWE Bristol to qualify for alumni membership. You will need to show us a confirmation email from the Alumni Office as proof.

Membership enquiries

If you have any queries about membership, classes or activities, please contact us.

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