Membership Options

Membership Eligible Individuals

Purdue Affiliate

  • Current enrolled non-fee paying Purdue Student
  • Current Employed Purdue Faculty/Staff
  • Purdue Alumnus &/or Retiree

Household Member to above listed Purdue Affiliates

  • Any individual 16 years or old who can provide proof of same residence with a Purdue Affiliate
  • Proof of residence can be a lease, US mail, Government Issued ID providing address of residence, ect.

Dependent to above listed Purdue Affiliates

  • Any individual 15 years or younger who is the dependent of the above listed Purdue affiliate
  • Dependents are subject to our Limited access hours listed under membership options below

General Membership Policy

  • Memberships are sold per individual & are not transferable 
  • All membership sales require a valid government issued photo ID (if 16 years or older)
  • Eligible students, faculty/staff, alumni and retirees of Purdue University may elect to purchase an individual membership, sponsor household membership(s), and dependent memberships
  • Individuals must sign all applicable waivers to obtain recwell membership(s), services, &/or participate in any programming 
  • Recurring Deduction membership(s)/towel service(s) will remain active until cancellation notification is received
  • Recurring Deduction memberships must be canceled by the 25th day of the current month of service to prevent future deductions
  • Cancellation of membership(s)/towel service(s) will be canceled on the date listed and no refund will be issued for the remaining length of the current month of service
  • Recurring Deduction Cancellation Form

Membership Options

Full Access

  • Access during all operational hours

Limited Access Hours

  • Access  open–1pm Monday–Thursday & all operational hours Friday-Sunday all year



Full Fee Paying Student

Fees are paid with tuition as "Fitness Wellness Fee"

Non-Fee Paying Students & Their Household/Dependants

  • Part-time or non-fee paying students of Purdue University with valid Purdue ID
  30 Day Fall/Spring Summer
Full Membership $40 $125 $65
Limited Membership  -- $75 --


Faculty, Staff, Retiree & Their Household/Dependants

  • Faculty/Staff must be employed by Purdue University and must have a valid Purdue ID
  • Retirees must be an official retiree from Purdue University
  • RecWell is a Silver Sneakers & Optum participating location; eligibility is determined by respective insurance companies
  30 Day 4 Month 12 Month Recurring Deduction
Full Membership $45 $145 $375 $34/month
Limited Membership -- $90 $250 $21/month

  Alumni &Their Household/Dependants

  • Alumnus of Purdue University are eligible by presenting a copy of your diploma, or Purdue Alumni credentials. 
  30 Day 4 Month 12 Month Recurring Deduction
Full Membership $48 $175 $450 $40/month
Limited Membership -- $115 $300 $30/month

Parking Options

Recwell Members who aren't eligible for a university parking permit may request a $0 parking permit for use in the RecWell parking lots at CREC & TREC.  

  • This permit is only eligible with purchase of a full or limited 4 month, 12 month, or recurring deduction membership
  • This permit is non-transferable
  • The parking permit becomes invalid when RecWell membership is canceled or expired
  • Members who purchase or renew memberships & are eligible for a recwell parking permit will have to setup an account via the Purdue Parking portal, must purchase the $0 CoRec parking permit for each year of eligibility, & are responsible for abiding by all parking regulations
  • All inquiries concerning tickets received while parked in the CREC & TREC parking lots should be directed to Purdue Parking

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