Memberships at UREC

UREC offers membership to the Eisiminger Fitness Center to current Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni and partners or dependents of those groups. UREC is not able to offer membership to community members.

UREC Membership Prices 

Student, Faculty, Staff

Membership TypeMonthlyAnnually
LDA or Dependent $35 $399
Family $40 $456


Membership TypeMonthlyAnnually
Alumni $35 $399
LDA or Dependent $55 $627
Family $65 $741

Guest Pass

  • $8 per day       

Membership Type Details & Requirements        

Membership Registration

To register for a membership, the individual should come to the Member Services desk with payments ready (cash, credit card, or check) and request to start a membership. Additionally, the individual should be prepared to show their drivers license as well as the appropriate documentation, which is as follows:

  • Student, Faculty, & Staff Memberships: No documentation
  • Alumni Memberships: No documentation 
  • *LDA Memberships: Drivers License, documentation verifying a financial relationship between the member and the individual (lease, marriage certificate, driver's license showing shared address, etc.)
  • *Dependent Memberships: Proof of Age (i.e. Driver Licence or Birth Certificate), documentation showing financial dependence (i.e. IRS)
  • Cancelation Policy: To end or suspend a membership with a monthly billing cycle, the member must email the Member Services at at least five (5) business days in advance of the next billing cycle. Failure to do so will result in the member being billed, and no refund will be provided. 

*Indicates that the individual must register with affiliated individual present




Student, Faculty, & Staff Memberships

Students are assessed a fee, which is included in their tuition invoice from Seattle University. Faculty/Staff receive a free membership to the facility as part of their benefit package.

Students who are matriculating at the university, but not currently enrolled in a class must pay $65 at the William F. Eisiminger Fitness Center to register for a membership for the term in which they are not enrolled.

All members must present their Seattle University ID to access the facility. Students, Faculty, and Staff may add a Legally Domiciled Adult and Dependent(s) to their membership. All individuals must be present at the initial registration and only the primary member (Students, Faculty, and Staff) may renew the membership.



Alumni Memberships

To obtain an alumni membership, an individual must have earned at least 90 credits at Seattle University and/or earned a degree.


Alumni memberships are offered on a quarterly and annual basis. The applicable fees are as follows.

  • Base Rate: $399 annually / $35 monthly
  • Alumni & LDA or One Dependent Membership: $627 annually / $55 monthly for an Alumni and their Legally Domiciled Adult membership OR one (1) dependent between the ages of 4 and 26.
  • Family Membership: $741 annually / $65 monthly for an Alumni and their Legally Domiciled Adult membership AND one (1) or more dependents between the ages of 5 and 26.




Legally Domiciled Adults (LDA) Memberships

LDAs of members may obtain membership to the Fitness Center. In accordance with the requirements set forth by Seattle University Human Resources, to be considered an LDA, an individual must meet the following criteria:

An LDA is an individual over 18 who has for at least 6 months lived in the same principal residence with the sponsor and remains a member of the sponsor's household throughout the coverage period, and who either:

  • Has a close personal relationship with the sponsor (not a casual roommate or tenant), shares basic living expenses and is financially interdependent with the sponsor, is neither legally married to anyone else nor legally related to the sponsor by blood in a way that would prohibit marriage.
  • Is the sponsor's blood relative who meets the definition of his or her tax dependent as defined by Section 152 of the Internal Revenue Code during the coverage period.

Required Documentation

An individual must present their Driver's license in addition to the following upon initially obtaining a membership. Upon renewals documentation will be verified on an annual basis.

  • Common ownership of real property (joint deed or mortgage agreement) or a common leasehold interest in a property
  • Common ownership of a motor vehicle
  • Driver's license listing a common address
  • Proof of joint bank accounts or credit accounts
  • Proof of designation as the primary beneficiary for life insurance or retirement benefits or primary beneficiary designation under the other's will
  • Assignment of durable property power of attorney or health care power of attorney
  • Marriage Certificate
  • State Registered Domestic Partnership Documentation

*If at any time a sponsor loses his/her access to the facility (no longer employed at the University, etc.), the LDA will also forfeit his/her membership.



Dependent Memberships

Dependents of members may obtain a membership to the Fitness Center. In accordance with the requirements set forth by Seattle University Human Resources, to be considered a dependent, an individual must meet the following criteria:

A dependent is an individual who is an unmarried dependent up to age 26 (as defined by IRS regulations) who is one of the following in relation to the member:

  • natural child
  • stepchild
  • foster child
  • legally adopted child
  • child for whom the sponsor is the court appointed guardian
  • child of LDA, if eligible, and if the LDA is also a sponsor
  • Children under the age of 16 are not permitted in cardio, strength and fitness areas

The following restrictions apply

  • Children under the age of 16 cannot obtain a membership independent of the sponsor and will not be issued a separate membership card. Instead, the sponsor's card will include information denoting that he/she has a dependent under the age of 16 who has a membership to the facility.
  • Children 4 years of age and younger do not require any type of membership to utilize the facility, but they must be supervised by their sponsor at all times.

Documentation Required

No documentation is required to register a dependent under the age of 16 for a membership. Those dependents 16 years of age or older must provide documentation verifying their age upon initial enrollment or when they turn 16 and want to acquire their own membership ID. Acceptable documentation includes, but is not limited to the following:

  • Driver's License
  • Birth Certificate
  • Adoption Certificate

*If at any time the sponsor loses his/her membership to the facility, the dependent(s) also forfeits his/her membership.



Sponsored Guests

Fitness Center members may sponsor up to four guests at a time at a cost of $8 per person per visit. Each individual must have a photo ID and must enter the facility with the Fitness Center member. Other restrictions apply.

Contact Us

Member Services


Physical Address

Eisiminger Fitness Center 
550 14th Ave 
Seattle, Washington 98122

Mailing Address

University Recreation 
901 12th Avenue 
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, Washington 98122

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