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Purchasing and Renewal Instructions

Membership Purchasing and Renewal Methods

Campus Recreation has expanded its membership purchasing and renewal options. Patrons can now purchase or renew memberships one of three ways:

  1. In person at the Ping Center front desk*
  2. By phone at 740-593-9901*
  3. Online at RecShop.ohio.edu (see directions below)*

*Family, child and ongoing monthly debit memberships must be purchased or renewed in person at the Charles J. Ping Recreation Center Member Services desk during operational hours.

If you need assistance completing the membership process, please call 740-593-9901 or email CampusRec-Memberships@ohio.edu.

How to Purchase a Membership Online (RecShop)

OHIO Students and Faculty/Staff

  1. Visit RecShop
  2. Log into your account
    • OHIO Students and Faculty/Staff: Use your OHIO ID and password to login
    • Community members: Select “Sign Up” in the top right corner and fill in all required fields. For the “Member Information” field, use your assigned PID number without the “P.” If you do not have a PID number, please call or visit the Ping Center to complete your membership purchase.
  3. Once you are logged in, select the three lined button in the top left corner
  4. Select “Facility Memberships”
    • The options will populate based on your eligibility. If you believe the options available are incorrect, please call 740-593-9901
  5. Select the facility membership you are interested in
  6. Select your duration and start date
  7. Select “Add To Cart”
  8. Sign our Assumption of Rick by selecting each box, filling in the correct information and clicking “Save”
  9. Select “Sign Now”
  10. Select “Checkout”
  11. You will be directed to CashNet where you can complete the purchase of your new membership

How to Renew a Membership Online (RecShop)

  1. Visit RecShop
  2. Select “Log In” in the top right corner
    • OHIO Students and Faculty/Staff: Use your OHIO ID and password
    • Community members: Use your unique username and password you created when signing up online.
  3. Select your username in the top right corner and choose “Profile”
  4. On the left-hand side, select “Membership”
  5. Determine which membership you would like to renew and select “Renew”
  6. Sign our Assumption of Risk by selecting each box, filling in the correct information and clicking “Save”
  7. Select “Sign Now”
  8. Select “Checkout”
  9. You will be directed to CashNet, where you can complete the purchase of your new membership