Burnaby Campus Recreation Memberships

Last updated on Mon, 22 Apr 2019 1:41 PM

An SFU Athletics & Recreation Burnaby Membership includes access to:

General Public:

 

Burnaby Recreation Memberships are open to everyone- if you are a community member, with no affiliation to SFU, please see our membership rates and visit the Recreation Office to sign a liability waiver and get started!  

 

Students/Staff/Faculty:

Activate your Recreation Membership in 3 simple steps!

1)     Check your membership eligibility

 

2)     Complete a Liability Waiver

 

3)     Use your ID card to access facilities/services

 

Step 1 - Check your membership eligibility

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Students who have been assessed the Recreation & Athletics fee and are registered for 3 or more credits at any campus are eligible for an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership.

 

Undergrads that have not been assessed the Recreation & Athletics fee may purchase an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership. This may include students registered in audit courses, designated ‘off-campus’ programs, distance education, co-op, and graduate students.

Graduate Students

Graduate students who are assessed the Recreation & Athletics fee are eligible for an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership. 

Co-op, Distance Education, Audit & "Off Campus" Students

Student who are designated as ‘off campus’ are not assessed the Recreation & Athletics fee and are therefore required to purchase an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership. Memberships are available at the Recreation Office – Lorne Davies Complex 110 (across from the Aquatic Centre).

Senior Students (60 yrs and older)

Students aged 60 and older may purchase an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership, unless the Recreation & Athletics fee has been assessed through their tuition. Memberships are available at the Recreation Office – Lorne Davies Complex 110 (across from the Aquatic Centre).

Students not enrolled in academic classes

Students who take a semester off from academic classes are considered Community members and may purchase an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership. Memberships are available at the Recreation Office – Lorne Davies Complex 110 (across from the Aquatic Centre).

FIC Students (Fraser International College)

Active FIC student Recreation Memberships are available 2 weeks after the start of academic classes. Membership activation is available at the Recreation Office – Lorne Davies Complex 110 (across from the Aquatic Centre).

Staff and Faculty

Many staff and faculty are eligible for an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership as part of their staff benefits package. This includes full-time, continuing Faculty/CUPE/APSA/PolyParty/Excluded; Post-Doctoral Fellows.

 

Other staff such as Part-Time/Temporary/Contract/Research Assistants/Sessional Instructors/Cornerstone Employees/SFU Childcare Staff may purchase an SFU Burnaby membership through the online portal.

 

Surrey Staff and Faculty may purchase an SFU Surrey Recreation Membership from the Surrey Registrar’s Office.

 

At this time, there are no SFU Vancouver Recreation Memberships available for staff and faculty through SFU Recreation.

Alumni

SFU Alumni may purchase an SFU Burnaby Recreation Membership at a discounted rate. Please visit the Recreation Office during operating hours to process your membership. Proof of alumni status may be required at the time of first purchase. 

 

Working or taking credits at Vancouver/Surrey Campus? You may be eligible for a City Recreation Pass!

Explore eligibility requirements for Surrey and Vancouver Recreation memberships through the links below.

Step 2 - Complete a Liability Waiver

Online Waiver

SFU Students:

How to complete your online waiver:
   a) Login to the Student Information System (goSFU)
   b) Click on: “Complete your SFU Athletics & Recreation Waiver Now”
   c) Read and agree to the waiver

 

SFU Faculty & Staff:

How to complete your online waiver:
   a) Login to myinfo.sfu.ca
   b) Click on: Personal Information Home
   c) Click on: Forms
   d) Click on: Athletics & Recreation Waiver
   e) Click on: Complete your SFU Athletics & Recreation Waiver Now
    f) Read and agree to the waiver

 

In-Person Waiver

FIC Students:

Complete your waiver electronically at the Recreation Office (LDC 110) 2 weeks after the start of academic classes. The waiver is valid for a full calendar year (12 months) but you must visit or contact the Recreation Office to activate your membership at the start of each academic semester. 

 

SFU Students/Faculty/Staff:

As SFU User Memberships are imported through the SFU Information System, the liability waiver must be completed online in order to link your membership to your SFU ID Card. 

 

 

 

Step 3 - ID Cards & Access

ID Cards

 

University (SFU or FIC) ID Cards – These cards are issued by Registrar to students, staff and faculty. Recreation memberships are imported onto these ID cards for eligible members (recreation membership cards are not issued for university members). 

 

Don't have your ID Card yet? Visit the Registrar's Office on the top floor of Maggie Benston Centre. 

 

Recreation Membership ID Cards – These cards are intended for members who are not affiliated with the University.  *This may include Alumni, UniverCity residents, and community. These cards will be produced at the Recreation Office and will include the member’s photo & a barcode for scanning purposes.

 

Access to Recreation facilities & services:

After completion of the Liability Waiver, students/staff/faculty will have access to facilities within 24 - 48 hours

 

Barcode scanning stations are utilized in the Fitness Centre, Aquatic Centre and gymnasiums for Membership validation purposes. Please ensure you have your ID Card with you at all times when using the facilities.