Fitness Center Membership

Membership Purchase
All membership applications can be completed in either Cooper or Glimmerglass Fitness Centers, the Residence Life and Housing Office located in 303 Culkin Hall or online.

Online Membership Forms:

*All student membership fees will be billed to the member through the student accounts office. Payments can be made on "myOswego", in person, or via the mail. Payment methods include cash, credit (Mastercard, Visa, Discover, American Express), check or confirmed financial aid. For further questions regarding billing, please contact the Student Accounts office at 312-2225 or stuaccts@oswego.edu. Memberships are not refundable, transferable or pro-rated.

**Faculty, staff, spouse, dependents and Alumni may only pay for the membership online. If you sign up for a membership online, please follow this link to the payment portal option. If you sign up at the Fitness Center, you will have 5 business days to pay for your membership. Our office will e-mail you a reminder on how to pay or just follow this link.

Membership Includes:

  • Unlimited use of both Cooper and Glimmerglass Fitness Centers.
  • use of a variety of cardiovascular equipment including treadmills, elliptical trainers, Arc Trainers and exercise bike.
  • use of  a complete Cybex circuit in each center.
  • use of a full set of dumbbells in each center (1lb - 120lb).
  • use of a variety of free-weight benches and apparatuses.
  • Free Personal Training.
  • 40+ group exercise classes led by trained instructors.
  • Free Diet Analysis.
  • Personal viewing screens attached to each piece of cardio equipment with full selection of cable channels
  • a selection of specialized training aids such as stability balls, plyometic boxes, jump ropes, weight and dip belts, push-up bars, speed bags and stretch mats.
  • access to educational bulletin boards.
  • Use of lockers and changing area. (showers in Cooper Fitness Center)
  • 3 free guest passes.

**Members will not be allowed in the centers without proper I.D.**

Membership Categories and Fees

Cooper and Glimmerglass Fitness Centers are part of and supported by the Residence Life and Housing Department of the State University of New York at Oswego. Financial subsidy by the Department of Residence Life and Housing means that students living in residence are essentially supporting the centers in two ways: through room rental fees and fitness membership fees. Therefore, to provide for reasonably equitable fees to all members, non-residents are charged a higher fee than residents. This recognizes the amount of time and support an individual has given to the Residence Life and Housing Department as a resident student. The longer any individual stays on campus as a resident, the lower his or her membership fee will be to join the Fitness Centers.

 

Student Rates Semester Academic Year
Resident Student $50 $90 ----
Off campus students who
lived on campus for
     
   6 or More Full Semesters $55 $100 ----
   4 or 5 Full Semesters $60 $110 ----
   1 or 3 Full Semesters $65 $120 ----
Commuter Student $70 $130 ----
Employee Rates     Calendar Year
Faculty and Staff $80 $155 $185
Spouse/Dependent/Alumni* $85 $165 $195
 
Summer Rates (May - August) Summer Per Week Per Day
Resident Student $40 $10 $3
Off Campus Student $45 $10 $3
Faculty and Staff $55 $10 $3
Spouse/Dependent/Alumni* $60 $10 $3

* In qualifying relationships. For details regarding this type of membership contact Fitness Center Management at 312-3963 or fitness@oswego.edu.

Dependent Policy
Dependents from the ages of 14 – 16 may purchase a membership at the spouse rate but can only use the fitness center with parent or legal guardian.
Dependents ages 17 and up may purchase a membership at the spouse rate and can use the fitness center without presence of parent or guardian.
All dependents are required to use a spouse ID (from the ID and dining office) when using the fitness center. Parent or guardian must be present when purchasing membership to verify identification.

Membership Cards
The SUNY Oswego I.D. issued to students, staff and faculty is used as the fitness center membership card. Members must present their I.D. card at the front desk, upon entering the centers. At the front desk there is a place to leave your I.D. while working out. The centers are not responsible for any lost or stolen I.D.'s left at the desk.

Membership Revocations
All SUNY Oswego and Residence Life and Housing policies and procedures apply to the fitness centers. The fitness center staff is responsible for enforcement of college policies and fitness center guidelines. Courtesy for other members, staff and the equipment in the Fitness Centers is expected and required. Loud, boisterous or abusive behavior will not be tolerated. Failure to comply with college policies and fitness center guidelines may result in immediate eviction from the centers, revocation of membership with no refund, and disciplinary review through the campus judicial system.