Become A Member

2015-2016 Membership Rates

The Department of Recreation and Physical Education offers affordable membership opportunities to the Duke University community. Memberships include access to both Wilson and Brodie Recreation Centers as well as access to programs such as personal training, FREE group fitness classes, and FREE fitness orientations at Wilson and Brodie.


Student Level Individual Family +Child (Each Add’l) Pay Per Visit
Undergraduate* 260 520 140 5
Graduate/Professional Students 260 520 140 5
Graduate Spouse 260 520 140 5

“Family” rates include 2 adults and 2 children ages 10-18.

* Undergraduate students’ recreation fees are paid through the student’s bursar account per semester. These students are not required to register for a membership as long as they are registered for class in the respective semester.


Staff Type Individual Family +Child (Each Add’l) Pay Per Visit
Employees (Faculty, Staff) 260 520 140 10
Visiting Scholar 260 N/A N/A 5
Retiree 260 N/A N/A 10
(Individual Only)
260 N/A N/A 10

“Family” rates include 2 adults and 2 children ages 10-18.


The Primary holder must sponsor immediate family members to include spouse and domestic partner that are NOT employees and children ages 10-18, by visiting be included on the plan.

Please visit the website and follow the instructions carefully before signing up online or visiting the Card office.

Per Semester:

Dates: Individual:
May 11 – August 9, 2015 100
August 10 – December 31, 2015 100
January 1 – May 9, 2016 100

Per Month:

Undergraduate (Summer Only) 30
Graduate/Professional Students 30
Graduate Spouse 30
Staff 30
Faculty 30

Summer Camps & Conferences:

  • Individual: 70
  • Camp and conference cards must be activated to access all Recreation facilities

Member & Employee Appreciation Kickoff Schedule:

Happy New Year!  We invite students, employees, faculty and staff who are non-members to kick start 2016 by participating in our first annual Recreation and Resolutions initiative!  Come enjoy seven free days of fitness at no cost. Let 2016 be the beginning of a FIT NEW YOU. All you need is a valid Duke Card.  Waivers are required and available at check-in for first time visitors.

February is National American Heart Month. This is a great time to remind students and colleagues throughout the Duke Community the benefits of regular physical activity. Did you that know exercise helps control weight,combats health conditions and diseases, improves mood, boosts energy,promotes better sleep and can be fun? We invite you to participate and take advantage of our state-of-the-art cardio and weight training equipment,as well as the other fun opportunities we offer. A Membership is not required. All you need is your valid DukeCard and a waiver.

Members are invited to host a co-worker, colleague or fellow student that is not a member to visit our facilities on Fridays beginning March 4 -April 29.The member and their guest are expected to follow the operating policy that requires the member/host  remain within the facilities with their guest  for the duration of the visit. Guests must provide a valid DukeCard and sign a waiver during the initial visit.

We want to celebrate with you by offering 7 free visits during the month of your birthday! Your card can be used at the Wilson Center and Brodie Gym and is valid only during the month of your birthday.  The only requirement is you must present your DukeCard and a valid form of identification that includes your photo and date of birth.

  • Request your birthday access card by e-mailing
  • You must have a valid DukeCard to participate In all of the above events and opportunities.
  • You are encouraged to visit for class schedules and other upcoming opportunities planned for late fall and spring semester.

New to Memberships!

Effective September 1, members may use the climbing wall at no additional fee

Payment Methods: Cash, Debit, Check, FLEX and Payroll Deduction are currently available.

  • To sign up or renew a membership, please sign up on-line at or visit the DukeCard Office at 012 Telecom Building.
  • Questions or Concerns? Email