Membership

Use of the Wellness & Recreation Center (WRC) and other FIU recreation facilities, as well as the programs and services offered by the Center, are available to FIU students and employees. Certain affiliates are also eligible.

A FREE two-week trial is available to new prospective members (faculty/staff ONLY) and a one-week trial is also available to alumni. (Only one Trial Membership allowed per person.)

Membership Categories & Rates

  • FIU Students
    • Currently-enrolled FIU students with up-to-date payment of the Activity and Services (A&S) Fee are automatically WRC members, pay no additional membership fee, and are permitted to participate in activities and use WRC facilities, services, and programs. Some programs and services do require additional payment.
  • University Members

    FIU Employees

    1. Eligibility includes FIU faculty, staff, administrative, and temporary employees.
    2. Employees may purchase a WRC Membership either on an annual or semester basis or through payroll deduction.
    3. Only employees receiving full benefits are eligible for payroll deduction. Employees must show proof of eligibility (ex. pay stub) to purchase a membership. 
    4. Temporary OPS employees are not eligible for payroll deduction and are limited to semester and yearly membership only.

    Rates

    Membership Level FIU Employee
    Payroll Deduction
    Employee Spouse
    Payroll Deduction
    FIU University Member
    Non-Payroll Deduction
    GOLD - Premium Membership
    includes locker of your choice when available, early PantherFIT registrations (more than 24hrs in advance)
    $12.50/pay period $13.25/pay period
    (added to Employee's rate)
    $340/year*

    SILVER - Standard Membership
    Access to all WRC facilities and panther fit classes (sign up only 24hrs in advance).

    $10/pay period $11.50/pay period
    (added to Employee's rate)
    $275/year*

    BLUE - Standard Membership for Biscayne Bay Campus.

    4 MONTHS
    Fall, Spring, or Summer C.
    N/A N/A $110/4 months

    The WRC accepts all major credit cards and the FIU One Card for membership payment. Cash and personal checks are not accepted.

     

    Please stop by the WRC Front Desk to fill out your Membership application!

Member Policies

Please be aware of all general facility use policies.

  • Refunds

    All memberships are non-refundable unless you are separating from the university or have a documented medical excuse.

  • Membership Cancellation

    Memberships paid through Payroll Deduction cannot be canceled for periods between semesters, Spring Break, etc. as Human Resources and Payroll will not process short-term cancellations.

    Cancellation of Payroll Deduction Memberships should be done using this form.

  • FIU OneCard/Photo ID

    Must be presented at all times to enter facilities or participate in programs.

    Please display your WRC Membership receipt with your FIU OneCard/Photo ID to Wellness & Recreation Center attendants as proof of payment until your card is activated (usually from 1-5 business days).

  • Membership fees

    Are to be paid at the WRC Membership Desk with a completed REC Membership Application Form.

    An FIU OneCard/Photo ID must be presented at the time of purchase for the transaction to be validated. 

    Those individuals who don't already have an FIU OneCard/Photo ID must purchase a Wellness & Recreation Center Photo ID at the FIU OneCard/Photo ID Office (Gold Garage, (305) FIU-CARD) within one week of membership purchase for admittance into WRC facilities and programs). 

    Payment must be made using any major credit card or Apple Pay, or your FIU One Card (No cash or checks).

  • Trial Memberships

    A 2-week trial is available to faculty/staff.

    Only one Trial Membership allowed per person.

  • Guest Passes

    WRC Members may sponsor up to 3 non-FIU affiliated guests per visit via a Guest Pass.

    View prices and details (see Policy #5).

  • Parking

    A WRC Membership does not include parking privileges.

    For information on purchasing parking permits and decals, visit FIU Parking & Transportation.

  • Photography Release

    From time to time, photographs of members participating in activities may be taken for departmental and/or University promotional purposes.

    Note that your signature on the Membership Application indicates your agreement to this. Common courtesy and discretion will be used in any photography.

Services

  • Lockers

    Day Use Lockers

    • Day use lockers in the locker rooms require the user to bring his/her own lock for use while they are working out. After their workout, the user must remove the lock and take their belongings with them.
    • Day use lockers in the lobby have resettable combination locks for the user to use while they are working out (see instructions on the lockers on how to operate). After one's workout, the user must remove the lock and take their belongings with them. Locks left on/unopened overnight will be removed as well as all contents and will be available at the WRC's Lost & Found for 2 days before delivery to FIU Property Control.

     

    Semester Lockers

    • Rental lockers (located inside the locker rooms) are generally available only to Gold Level WRC Members (when available).
    • Renters will be notified of what the renewal deadline is prior to the end of each semester. Non-renewed lockers will be cleared out and contents retained for 2 weeks before being forwarded to FIU Property Control as Lost & Found.

Events

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Sep 13, 2021: Cycling at WRC - Wellness and Recreation Center

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Sep 13, 2021: HIIT & Tone

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Sep 13, 2021: Pilates at WUC - Wolfe University Center

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Sep 13, 2021: Pilates at WUC - Wolfe University Center

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Sep 13, 2021: Zumba at WRC - Wellness and Recreation Center

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Sep 13, 2021: Bootywork Sculpt

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Sep 14, 2021: SoBe Buns at WRC - Wellness and Recreation Center

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Sep 14, 2021: HIIT & Tone

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Contact

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11290 SW 12th St
WRC 101
Miami, FL 33199
305-348-2951
wrc@fiu.edu

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday

  • 6AM - 11PM

Friday

  • 6AM - 9PM

Saturday - Sunday

  • 10AM - 7PM