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Where to register

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

When to register

Registration normally begins about a month before each quarter. Fall term includes programs beginning September through November; winter programs begin December through February; spring programs begin March through May; and summer programs begin June through August. We encourage you to register as early as possible. In the event of low enrollment, a class may be canceled. Cancellations are made on the day prior to the starting date of the class. You will be notified in the event of a cancellation and granted a full refund for the class.

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

There are several easy ways to register.

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 fax

Fax your completed registration form to 847-467-4740.

By mail

Mail your registration form 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.

Note: First time membership registrations must be done in person. First time Group Fitness registrations for the given academic year must be done in person. Renewals may be processed by phone.

Payment Options

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