Department of Sport

Student Sports Membership


Whether you want to gym, swim, climb or compete in one of our sports clubs - our sport and fitness membership has got you covered. With so much on offer, we give you the power to shape your own fitness and lifestyle journey.

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Your frequently asked questions


What is included in your
UoN sport and fitness membership?

Whether you want to gym, swim, climb or compete in one of our sports clubs - Student UoN sport and fitness membership has got you covered and with so much on offer, we give you the power to shape your own fitness and lifestyle journey.

  • Your choice of 3 state-of-the-art fitness facilities at David Ross Sports Village, Jubilee and Sutton Bonington, swim in our 25m swimming pool  or scale the heights of our climbing and bouldering walls.

  • Free access to over 50 gyms nationwide when you go home after term time via  BUCS UNIversal Gym membership.

  • Take your pick from a wide variety of weekly group exercise classes, including indoor cycling classes in bespoke studios and the popular Les Mills series.

  • Set your fitness goals with free 1-2-1 sessions, programme reviews and lifting workshops with the assistance of our fitness team.

  • Free access to hundreds of free sports beginner and social sport sessions with Engage.

  • Indoor court hire; badminton, basketball, volleyball, squash courts, snooker room at David Ross Sports Village.

  • Outdoor court hire: tennis, netball

Additional benefits:

Full membership benefits
Please click here for the full range of membership services and benefits.


Our facilities

Our facilities

From the swimming pool to our climbing wall, check out our full range of sports facilities at the University of Nottingham.

Fitness Classes

Fitness classes

Access a range of classes, including popular Les Mills' favourites and new outdoor sessions - all included in your membership.

BUCS UNiversal

Take your gym home!

Work out at one of over 50 gyms around the country when terms ends to use your membership all year round.


How do I purchase a UoN sport and fitness

  • Buy online
  • You will be required to register with your university e-mail address.
  • When purchasing online, please select you preferred sport centre. Please note you will be able to freely access all three sites using your membership.
  • Via telephone: 0115 74 87000

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17 May 2021

31 July 2021

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Helpful information 

New Students

If you are a new student in 2020/21 you will need to activate an IT account with the University before you can purchase online. (IT account activation is done when you register online, three weeks before the start of your course.)

If you haven't yet activated an IT account, you will need to officially register with the University of Nottingham before you can purchase online. Please note, it may take 48 - 72 hours before you are able to book classes and courts online - please book via reception during this period. 

Direct relatives

Student sports and fitness members may add up to three direct relatives to their membership at any one time. These direct relatives will pay the same annual fee as the student member. We also offer discounted pricing for children (aged under 16). When accompanied by the member, under 16s may use the facility on a £2.50 pay-per-play basis. Enrolment for both offers may be done by e-mailing our membership team.

Bank accounts

You will need a UK bank account to purchase a Student sport & fitness membership. If you have an international bank account or are unable to purchase online or over the phone, please complete the following form and we will process your membership and contact you to arrange a time for you to come the sports centre to complete the joining process and make payment.

Disabled students

Please note, as a disabled student or a student with a long term medical condition, you may be eligible for a discounted sports and fitness membership. For more information visit our Disability sport pages

Midwifery / Health Care study students

If you are studying one of the below subject, please contact a sports centre of your choice to register for UoN sport and fitness membership, as it won't be available to purchase online.

  • BSc Midwifery top up (LBR)
  • BSC Health Care Studies (LBR)

Sports clubs

UoN sport and fitness membership is required in order to train and compete with the majority of our sports clubs. Please check with the individual sports clubs. 




Nottingham University Academy of Science and Technology (NUAST) UoN sport and fitness membership



We're pleased to offer our popular student UoN sport and fitness membership to NUAST students aged 16 and over. 

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NUAST Sport and fitness membership


17 May 2021 - 31 July 2021

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University of Nottingham Sport

David Ross Sports Village
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000