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Membership

Becoming a Member

Membership to our facilities offers a variety of fitness, recreational, and sporting opportunities for your participation. If you are interested in a membership schedule a tour or request a trial membership pass to learn more.

Access Includes:

~Olympic-Sized Swimming Pool

~State-of-the-Art Workout Equipment

~Racquetball

~Basketball

~Squash Court Access

~Beach Access

~Mind and Body Classes

~Group Cardio Classes

~Walking/Jogging Track

Additional Discounted Services:

~Tennis Center Access

~Personal Training

~Private and Group Lessons

~Sailing Center Programs.

Student Pricing

Type
Annual
Quarter
Daily
Full Time Student
$0
$0
$0
Full Time Student Spouse
$345
$205
$15
Full Time Student Child (each)
$155
$95
$15 (Ages 6-15)
$0 (Under 6)
Part Time Student Individual
$345
$205
$15
Part Time Student Spouse
$345
$205
$15
Part Time Student Child (each)
$155
$95
$15 (Ages 6-15)
$0 (Under 6)

Eligibility

~Full-time students enrolled in three or more units of credit receive an automatic membership.

~All other students must purchase a membership to use Henry Crown Sports Pavilion/Norris Aquatic Center.

~Part time students have the option of paying a daily fee to gain access to the facilities rather than purchasing a membership.

~Memberships expire either 3 months or 12 months from the date of purchase.

Employee Pricing

Type
Annual
Quarter
Daily
Employee Individual
$345
$205
$15
Employee Spouse
$345
$205
$15
Employee Child (each)
$155
$95
$15 (Ages 6-15)
$0 (Under 6)
One Time Registration Fee (Each person)
$100 ($50 for second adult)
$35
 

Eligibility

~Faculty/Staff: Current full-time regular employee or part-time regular employee working 18 or more hours for Northwestern University. Must have valid Northwestern University WildCARD Faculty or Staff identification card.

~Adjunct Faculty: Must have a valid Northwestern University WildCARD Faculty identification card or a letter proving adjunct status from the dean or from the Chairman of the Department.

~Emeriti/Retiree: Must have a valid Northwestern University WildCARD Emeriti/Retiree identification card. 

~Visiting Scholar: Professors from other universities that are at Northwestern for the purpose of teaching or doing research must have a valid Northwestern University WildCARD Visiting Professors identification card.

~Garrett Theological Seminary Faculty/Staff: Garrett Faculty/Staff are eligible to purchase a membership at the Faculty/Staff rate. They must show their Garrett Faculty/Staff identification card.

~Memberships expire either 3 months or 12 months from the date of purchase.

Alumni/Affiliate/Public Pricing

Type
Annual
Quarter
Daily
Individual
$430
$255
$17
Spouse
$430
$255
$17
Child (each)
$190
$115
$15 (Ages 6-15) $0 (Under 6)
One Time Registration Fee
$100 ($50 for second adult)
$35
 

Eligibility:

~Alumni: Members of the Alumni Association as determined by the Alumni Office (1800 Sheridan Road). The Alumni Office will issue an Alumni identification card to members of the Alumni Association. Status may also be proven with a copy of final transcript or copy of diploma.

~Affiliates: Contract employees of Northwestern University are eligible to purchase a membership. These individuals must present a valid Northwestern University WildCARD affiliate identification.

~Public: Community Members with no affiliation to Northwestern may purchase a membership. 

~Memberships expire either 3 months or 12 months from the date of purchase.

Where to register

Registration is done in the Membership Registration Office located inside the sports pavilion. Memberships may be purchased during office hours.

Registration hours

Monday-Thursday, 9 AM-7:30 PM
Friday, 9 AM-5 PM
Saturday, 10 AM-2 PM
During academic breaks registration hours are:
Monday-Friday, 9 AM-5 PM
Saturday, 10 AM-2 PM

How to register

First time membership registrations must be done in person.

How to Renew:

By phone

Call the Membership/Registration Office at 847-491-4303 during office hours, and use your Visa, MasterCard, or American Express card to make a payment.

By mail

Mail your payment to:

Northwestern University
Division of Fitness and Recreation
2311 Campus Drive
Evanston, Illinois 60208-3610
Attention: Membership/Registration Office
Please make checks payable to Northwestern University.

In person

Stop by the Membership/Registration Office located in the Henry Crown Sports Pavilion/Norris Aquatics Center at 2311 Campus Drive, Evanston, Illinois.

Payment Options

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Cash, or Check.