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. So if you head home for the holidays or are visiting friends at other universities you may be able to access the gym at the local university.

For further details and to activate your BUCS UNIversal membership contact us.

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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  £15.00
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 
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Payment plans

Student payment

If you're a student you need to pay for annual membership up front. If you live in campus accommodation you can opt in to pay in instalments until 8 October 2021, contact the Centre for Sport reception team for details.

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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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Criteria for alumni membership

You must have completed a course or programme at UWE Bristol to qualify for alumni membership. You'll be required to bring in a UWE Bristol alumni card or confirmation email from the Alumni Office as proof.

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