Memberships

All membership are non-refundable.

Patrons must provide the following to access to the SRC:

  • An active Polar Express Card, Nanook Recreation Membership card or daily pass
  • Photo identification
  • A clean pair of shoes

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Membership rates

Effective 1/1/19 Day Week Month Semester Year
Student $7     $135  
Student +1*       +$50  
Student family*       +$100  
CTC-only students        $75  

* = Add On Only.  The UAF student must have already added the Recreation Fee to their student account through UAOnline in order to purchase this add-on membership.

  • +1 = a finacially interdependent partner (typically a spouse) or a legal dependent
  • Family = a financially interdependent partner and all legal dependents.

+1 and family memberships have additional documentation needed to qualify, call the SRC Front Desk to check to see if you completed your in the past.


Who pays: All Fairbanks-area students (Fairbanks or UAF Community and Technical College sites) enrolled in 6 or more credits (eLearning classes do not count towards this total). Fairbanks-area students enrolled in 3-5 credits have the option of paying the recreation fee. Fairbanks-area students enrolled in 1-2 credits do not have the option of purchasing a membership at the recreation fee cost; but there are other membership options.

What's covered: The recreation fee is a membership to the Student Recreation Center (SRC), Patty Ice, Patty Pool, Outdoor Adventures and Skiland (see the SRC for Skiland season pass receipt; only available for students enrolled in 6 or more credits on campus). The SRC is a comprehensive fitness facility with equipment, courts, track, group fitness, intramurals and a climbing wall. The Patty Ice arena provides recreational ice skating sessions. The Patty Pool provides lap swim sessions. Outdoor Adventures has discounted equipment rentals, trips and an outdoor rock/ice wall. Some extra programs have additional fees associated, consult DRAW staff for details. Anyone under the age of 18 using these facilities must be accompanied by a legal guardian whose minimum age is 21 unless they are a full-time UAF student.

Student Spouse/Dependents

  • Students with an active Nanook Recreation membership may add dependent family members. Dependents cannot qualify for student/staff/faculty membership on their own. If they do, they must purchase their own membership.
  • Any family member over the age of 5 is required to have their own Polar Express Card or Nanook Recreation membership card to access the facility.

Children under the age of 5 are admitted at no charge unless they will be using the pool.

Effective 1/1/19 Day Week Month Semester Year
Faculty/Staff $7 $20 $60 $180 $425
Faculty/Staff +1   $30 $90 $240 $590
Faculty/Staff family   $40 $110 $280 $670
Mornings*
(for faculty/staff)
      $140 $335
Mornings +1*
(for faculty/staff)
      $200 $450
Mornings family*
(for faculty/staff)
      $240 $500

*Mornings membership gives access to benefits until 1 p.m. daily.

Family = head of household, a financially interdependent partner and legal dependents.

All +1 and family memberships have additional documentation needed to qualify.

Annual/Year memberships extend one year subsequent to the date purchased or renewal date.

Effective 1/1/19 Day Week Month Semester Year
Senior (65+) $10 $30 $60 $180 $425
Senior +1   $40 $90 $240 $590
Senior family   $50 $110 $280 $670

Family = head of household, a financially interdependent partner and legal dependents.

All +1 and family memberships have additional documentation needed to qualify.

Annual/Year memberships extend one year subsequent to the date purchased or renewal date.

Minors are not allowed into the UAF SRC unless the minor has fulfilled one of these:

1)  The parent or legal guardian stays with the minor

2)  Parent/Guardian Request to Allow Unaccompanied Minor(s) form

  • Only possible for minors 15-17 years old
  • Can only be signed by the parent or legal guardian

3)  Approved Guardian(s) Accompanying a Minor in the UAF Nanook Recreation Facilities Authorization Consent form

  • Examples include but are not limited to siblings and grandparents
  • Can only be signed by the parent or legal guardian

4)  The minor is part of a group that has completed the Facilities/Premises Use Agreement, has insurance covering a variety of things with UA named as additionally insured, the adults have been background checked, the adults have signed the UAF Protection of Minors Code of Conduct, and have preapproval from Nanook Recreation professional staff.  See the Group Reservation packet.

5)  The minor is a full-time UAF student

Effective 1/1/19 Day
Minor 4 & under Free
Minor 5-10 $5
Minor 11-17 $10
Effective 1/1/19 Day Week Month Semester Year
Alumni
(Alumni Association member)
$10 $30 $70 $220 $590
Alumni +1   $40 $100 $300 $670
Alumni family   $50 $125 $365 $740

Family >= head of household, a financially interdependent partner and legal dependents.

All +1 and family memberships have additional documentation needed to qualify.

Annual/Year memberships extend one year subsequent to the date purchased or renewal date.

Effective 1/1/19 Day Week Month Semester Year
Public $10 $45 $150 $440 $1,100
Public +1   $65 $200 $620 $1,500
Public family   $80 $240 $695 $1,700

Family = head of household, a financially interdependent partner and legal dependents.

All +1 and family memberships have additional documentation needed to qualify.

Annual/Year memberships extend one year subsequent to the date purchased or renewal date.

Effective 1/1/19 Day Week Month Semester Year
Patty pool & shower $5   $35 $100 $225
Patty pool & shower +1     $55 $150 $340
Patty pool & shower family     $70 $190 $420

Family = head of household, a financially interdependent partner and legal dependents.

All +1 and family memberships have additional documentation needed to qualify.

Annual/Year memberships extend one year subsequent to the date purchased or renewal date.

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Semester membership dates

Summer 2019 May 16-August 26, 2019
Fall 2019 August 22-December 31, 2019
Spring 2020 January 1-May 9, 2020

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