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Recreation Membership

Membership is required to use recreation facilities. Recreation membership includes:

  • Recreation Center, including group fitness classes
  • Boyden and Totman pools during recreation swim hours
  • Assigned locker at Boyden and/or Totman
  • Boyden gymnasium during recreation hours
  • Boyden handball/squash courts
  • Mullins tennis courts
  • equipment/towel checkout
  • limited guest privileges -- members can bring up to two guests per visit ($10/guest/visit)
  • participation in intramural sports -- available to UMass students and faculty/staff only (participation in intramural sports is not available to retirees, alumni, associate members & guests)

Recreation facilities are for the use of UMass students, faculty/staff, associates, alumni & guests.

Age requirements for associates and guests:

  • Recreation Center -- age 18+
  • Boyden gymnasium courts -- age 15+
  • Boyden and Totman pools -- age 6+ (ages 6-17 access to 'Family Swim Time' only)
  • Boyden handball/squash courts -- age 6+
  • Mullins tennis courts -- age 6+

An associate member and/or guest under age 18 must be accompanied and supervised by an 18+ sponsor with recreation membership.

Membership & guest fees are payable at the Recreation Center. Patron UCard is required to purchase membership.

Recreation memberships and guest passes are available during open hours (credit card, check, cash accepted).

Proper ID is required for entry to all recreation facilities. Unauthorized use of facilities may subject person to trespassing notice from the Department of Public Safety.

Membership Terms and Conditions

Recreation membership does not include Totman Body Shop and Mullins skating rink & racquetball courts.

Questions? Contact Member Services in the Recreation Center @ 413.545.0022.



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