Guidelines & Procedures Handbook

RIS Memberships

*IMPORTANT NOTICE OF 3% SALES TAX* Effective Friday July 1, 2016 a 3% sales tax will be applied to ALL memberships, extra fees, services, and miscellaneous items.
This change is due to Act 25 and Acts 26 of the 2016  First Extraordinary Session of the Louisiana Legislature which imposes a state sales tax on memberships and services to Recreational facilities of Colleges and Universities. The 3% tax will be in effect July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2018.

Membership Eligibility

Membership Payment Options

We accept membership payments during all hours of operation.

The following membership payments are accepted:

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Money Order
  • Visa
  • Master Card
  • Discover
  • American Express

Payroll Deduct
Available for 9 and 12 Month UNO Faculty/Staff Membership only. 9 month memberships are not available during the summer.

An individual who is 16 years of age or older is eligible to join the Recreation and Fitness Center as an individual member.

Membership Requirements and Renewals

For all membership purchases, ALL individuals MUST provide a valid/current photo ID card and verifying identification for the appropriate membership classification that he/she is joining. In addition, each individual must complete a UNO Recreation and Fitness Center Membership Agreement, Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire (Par-Q), and Release of Liability.  After sign-up, members must show a valid Fitness Center I.D. or current UNO I.D. for entrance into the Recreation and Fitness Center.

Upon renewal you MUST: provide photo ID, complete a membership renewal form, Par-Q, provide updated contact information, verifying information (i.e. driver’s license, utility bill [gas, water, or electricity]) for household members, and the initial member MUST renew BEFORE additional members.

*Current high school photo ID cards are ONLY accepted when presented with a certified birth certificate for that individual.

Regular Membership Plans and Rates

Daily Guest Pass - $10.00
Only valid for day of purchase. Photo ID required.

Additional Household Member must present verifying information (i.e. driver’s license, utility bill [gas, water, or electricity]) that confirms residency in the same household as the Initial Member. Additional Household Members may join at the same time as the Initial Member or at any time thereafter. However, Additional Household Members joining at a later date will be REQUIRED to purchase the same membership term (3 or 12 month) as the Initial Member. All memberships under the Initial Member will have the same expiration date.

Parking

All members MUST purchase a parking permit in order to park on campus. We offer parking permits to Recreation & Fitness Center members ONLY. Faculty/Staff MUST purchase the university issued permit from campus police.

Parking Permit Rates:
1 month - no charge
3 months - $5.00
12 months - $20.00

* 1-month trial: offered as a trial. An individual may sign up for the 1-month ONLY once during a calendar year.

*Hover over the titles of the tables to read about the membership categories

UNO Faculty, Staff, and Retirees *new rates begin Jan 3,18*
  Initial Member 1st Additional 2nd Additional 3rd Additional
 1 Month Trial*  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00
 3 Month  $75.00  $31.25  $18.75  $18.75
 9 Month**  $200.00  $110.00  $60.00  $60.00
 12 Month***  $250.00  $125.00  $75.00  $75.00

*Complimentary 1 month trial for new Faculty/Staff members ONLY.
**9 month membership: ONLY available to UNO Faculty on a nine month appointment.

***9 & 12 month memberships are payroll deduct ONLY. 

Research & Tech Park Employees
  Initial Member 1st Additional 2nd Additional 3rd Additional
 1 Month Trial*  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00
 3 Month  $87.50  $31.25  $18.75  $18.75
 9 Month*  $300.00  $110.00  $60.00  $60.00
 12 Month  $350.00  $125.00  $75.00  $75.00
 
UNO Active Alumni and Senior Citizens
  Initial Member 1st Additional 2nd Additional 3rd Additional
 1 Month Trial*  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00
 3 Month  $100.00  $50.00  $43.75 $43.75
 12 Month  $400.00  $200.00  $175.00  $175.00
UNO Students
  Initial Member 1st Additional 2nd Additional 3rd Additional
 1 Month Trial*  N/A  $45.00  $45.00  $45.00
 3 Month  N/A  $87.50  $31.25  $18.75
 12 Month  N/A  $350.00  $125.00  $75.00
 UNO Student Summer Fee  29.00 Applies to UNO students not enrolled for the Summer semester following completion of the previous Spring semester at UNO.
Community Member
  Initial Member 1st Additional 2nd Additional 3rd Additional
 1 Month Trial*  $50.00  $50.00  $50.00  $50.00
 3 Month  $175.00  $100.00  $100.00  $100.00
 12 Month  $700.00  $400.00  $400.00  $400.00