Join the Recreation Center today.
The Recreation Center pool deck and lap pool are currently open outdoors at partial capacity by reservation only. Learn more.
Currently, continuing students, faculty, staff, emeritus, household, and alumni are eligible to purchase day passes. Additional membership options are not available at this time. Buy now.
Eligible members of the Cal Poly community can experience all the Recreation Center has to offer with a membership or guest pass.
Currently enrolled Cal Poly students pay the University Union Fee which covers their membership cost. This requires a release of information to ASI on your My Cal Poly Portal personal info tab.
Students not enrolled in classes are eligible to purchase memberships or self-sponsor their own guest access. This membership is eligible for pre-pay or auto-renewal for up to three months.
Faculty & Staff
Eligible to purchase memberships or self-sponsor guest access at the Cal Poly employee rate. Requires release of information to ASI on your My Cal Poly Portal personal info tab.
Eligible to purchase memberships or self-sponsor guest access at the Cal Poly-nonemployee rate. Requires Alumni Association Identification Card.
Eligible to purchase memberships or self-sponsor guest access at the Cal Poly-nonemployee rate. Requires release of information to ASI on your My Cal Poly Portal personal info tab.
Current members may sponsor one household membership at the Cal Poly-nonemployee rate. Household members must be a spouse, partner, or dependent of the current member. Household members must be at least 18 years old during fall, winter, and spring quarters and at least 16 years old during summer quarter. The sponsor member must be present during enrollment with proof of household relationship.
A university-sponsored guest who may use the facility per the terms of affiliation with the university. Approval by sponsoring department required. Contact Membership Services for details.
Members may sponsor up to two guests per day. Guests do not need to be eligible members of the Cal Poly community when accompanied by a sponsor.
Eligible members of the Cal Poly community have access to self-sponsored guest passes. Must show proof of eligibility to self-sponsor. In addition to one-visit passes, self-sponsored guests may purchase a five-visit pass for $15 to be used within 90 days of purchase.
Self-Sponsored Guests +1
Self-sponsored guests may sponsor one additional guest per day. Guests must be accompanied by a sponsor. The additional guest does not need to be an eligible member of the Cal Poly community.
Members and guests are required to present a photo ID when registering for programs, purchasing/renewing memberships, or purchasing Guest Passes.
All guests must be 16 years of age or older with photo identification that will verify age. Guests must sign a waiver of liability for each one-visit guest pass purchased; guests ages 16 or 17 must provide a parent or guardian signature for waiver. All guests must be accompanied by a sponsor while in the facility. Sponsors are responsible for the behavior of their guest and must be present when guest passes are purchased.
Take a Tour
Take a free tour and learn about the benefits of a Recreation Center membership. Guided tours are open to the public and offered daily from 1 to 5 p.m. No reservations required. Group tours are available for 15 or more people. Contact Membership Services to schedule a tour a minimum of five days prior to your visit.