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Membership & Fees

Membership Fees
Patron Type Daily Semester Annual Annual Family
OHIO Student, Athens Campus No Fee No Fee No Fee N/A
Not Enrolled OHIO Student $5 $120 N/A N/A
OHIO Faculty/Staff $7 $120 $275 $550
Adult (Age 18+) $8 $150 $335 $670
Child (Age 5-17) $7 $120 $275 N/A

Ohio University students currently enrolled in classes on the Athens Campus have access to recreational facilities provided by their tuition general fee. Access is verified  by the Ohio University registrar office.

To purchase a membership, visit the control desk at the Charles J. Ping Recreation Center, between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or call (740) 593-9901. 

NOTE:  Membership Services will be observing adjusted spring break hours. Please visit the front desk at the Ping Recreation Center or call (740) 593-9901 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday, March 12  through Friday, March 16   to buy or renew your Campus Recreation membership.


Child Access Policy

Age 0-4:  Are not permitted in any areas of the Ping Center except Business Office or on tour of the facility. 

Age 5-15:    Permitted into the facility with parental supervision during the following hours only:  

Saturday:       9:00 a.m. —6:00 p.m.  
Sunday:         12:00 p.m. —  6:00 p.m. 

*Must pay membership fee or guest pass fee.

Age 16-17: Parental  supervision is required while in the facility during all hours of operation. Must pay membership fee or guest pass fee.   

*Not permitted in the Fitness Center or Free Weight Room- Not permitted on any exercise equipment.

Age 18+:  Permitted in all areas of the building without supervision during all hours of operation. Must pay membership fee or guest pass fee. 


  Semester Annual
Full $50 $115
Half $30 $65