2017-2018 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 Rates

Includes Undergraduates*, Graduate/Professional Students, and Graduate Spouses

  • Individual Membership - $287
  • Family Membership - $551 (2 adults and up to 2 children ages 10-26)
  • Each additional child - $155
  • Per visit rate - $5

*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.

Employee/Other Rates

Includes Faculty, Staff, Visiting Scholars, Retirees, and Alumni**

  • Individual Membership - $287
  • Family Membership - $551 (2 adults and up to 2 children ages 10-26). Not available for Visiting Scholars and Retirees.
  • Each additional child - $155
  • Per visit rate - $10 (using FLEX***)

**Beginning September 1, 2016 Alumni can only access the gym with their PERMANENT alumni card. Temp cards will no longer be available.
***FLEX OPTION: For your convenience, Duke employees, faculty, staff and affiliates who do not have a recreation membership are encouraged to use FLEX to access the facilities.

Rates Per Semester:
  • August 8 – December 31, 2016 - $100
  • January 1 – May 7, 201 -  $100
  • May 9 – August 7, 2017 - $100
Rates 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.

Family Plan Enrollment Update

If you are sponsoring a spouse or child for a recreation center membership or card: Spouses and children must be sponsored through the OIT Guest Tool in order for cards and memberships to be renewed. Go to to begin the sponsorship process.

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

Member & Employee Appreciation

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. Members of Duke Recreation are ineligible for this promotion. You must be an employee to take advantage of this promotion.

  • 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.


Parking is not included in the cost of membership. Learn more about parking options for Wilson Recreation Center and Brodie Recreation Center.


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

  • All parties interested in being a member of Duke Recreation must sign a release form in person at the time of signup. 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