Staff Membership

New to 2018/19

Make the most of your Gold+/Gold membership when working away or visiting friends/family across the country! Staff and students that hold a Gold+/Gold membership can claim a UNIversal gym card, which will give them free access to over 50 universities fitness facilities across the country. Click here for find out more

How much is it?

Membership CategoryGold+GoldCourts & Classes
Payable by monthly payroll deduction
Payable by monthly payroll deduction
Annual fee payable in advance 12 months for the price of 11
£418.00 £363.00 £220.00
Annual fee payable in advance 12 months for the price of 11
£836.00 £726.00 £440.00

Are you a new member of staff at the University?
Why not take up the 7 days complimentary membership offer we have at the Danielle Brown Sports Centre, allowing you to try before you buy. This offer is valid for the first 3 months of your employment. Click here to request your 7 day pass

What does it offer?

Each membership is packaged differently, offering different elements of the facilities according to the type of membership.
To find out all of the benefits of each membership click here

When can I use the facilities?

Your membership will give you access to the gym 7 days a week as well as open on most bank holidays*

Danielle Brown Sports Centre
Wyggeston Drive
University Road
Monday to Friday 6:30am-10pm
Saturday and Sunday 8am-7:30pm
Roger Bettles Sports Centre
40 Manor Road
Monday to Friday 6:30am-10pm
Saturday and Sunday 8am-7:30pm

*Bank holiday opening and closing times are subject to change. Please check with the facility for details on any upcoming bank holidays.

How can I get a membership?

We have several ways in which you can purchase your gym membership.

  • Payroll Deduction: To purchase a gym membership through payroll deduction please complete the online Staff Application Form.
  • Annual Fee: To purchase and annual fee in advance please call into any Sports Centre reception. You will need to bring your means to pay and your University ID card.
  • Joint Membership: If you are applying for a joint membership and your partner does not have a University ID card, please download and complete this Request for Access (pdf) and bring it with you along with a passport sized photo of your partner.
  • Upgrading: If you would like to upgrade to Gold or Gold+ membership, please email Similarly if you wish to downgrade to Gold or Courts and Classes membership, please email

What if I want to cancel my membership?

Please email with an instruction to cancel your membership. 28 days' notice is required. For those who paid via annual fee a refund may be payable. Details of the amount to be refunded are contained within your membership found below.

For more information on the Staff memberships
Click here to email us

Click here for:
Annual membership Terms and Conditions
Monthly membership Terms and Conditions
Sports Facility Terms and Conditions
Staff Application Form
Request for Access Card

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