Loyola University Chicago

Campus Recreation

Division of Student Development

Membership Rates

Faculty and Staff - Try Halas for FREE in July!

For the month of July, any faculty or staff member of Loyola University Chicago can access Halas Recreation Center FREE OF CHARGE by presenting a valid Loyola ID and signing our membership agreement.  During the month -- all of July! -- you will have access to all of the amenities of Halas Recreation Center including the pool, rock wall, and Group Fitness classes.  We even have free fitness assessments available so you can learn more about your fitness level!  Sign up for a free fitness assessment here.  Check out our Group Fitness Schedule here.  Find out the Rock Wall hours here

Membership Prices for
Academic School Year 2015-2016

Memberships to the Halas Recreation Center are available any time during scheduled facility hours.  Payment may be made by cash, check, credit card, or Rambler Bucks.  We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover, and American Express.  A payroll deduction option is available to Loyola full time faculty and staff.

Remember to bring your current Loyola ID with you!  You MUST present a photo ID to enter Halas.  No exceptions!

N/A = Not Available
 Academic School Year
Full-Time Undergraduate
(12 hours or more)
Paid by Student Activity Fee N/A $221 $525
Part-Time Students $116 $252 $252 $567
Graduate Students $116 $252 $252 $567
Faculty and Staff $173 $378 $336 $714
Jesuit Community $173 $378 N/A N/A
Alumni $230 $495 $435 $950
Retirees $95 $179 $168 $347
  • Fall Semester is valid from August 17, 2015 to January 17, 2016.
  • Spring Semester is valid from January 4 to May 15, 2016.
  • Annual Memberships are valid for one calendar year from date of purchase.

Summer Session

Remember to bring your current Loyola ID with you!  You MUST present a photo ID to enter Halas.  No exceptions!

ALL Enrolled Undergraduate Students Paid by Student Activity Fee $252
Undergraduate Students NOT Enrolled in Summer Classes and Graduate Students $116 $252
Faculty and Staff $173 $336
Jesuit Community $173


Alumni $230 $435
Retirees $95 $168
  • Summer is valid from May 2 to August 28, 2016.

Daily Memberships are also available for eligible members of the Loyola Community for $12.

These fees are valid until June 30, 2016.  Membership dates are subject to change with the academic calendar.  All rights reserved by the Department of Campus Recreation.  Proof of eligibility is required for any membership.  If you are uncertain about which eligibility category applies to you, check the table below or you may call the Halas Recreation Center office staff at 773-508-2602.

Refund Policy: If you would like to cancel your membership, you may receive a prorated refund less an Early Cancellation Fee as follows: $20 for a semester or summer membership and $50 for an annual membership. 

All Halas Recreation Center membership cards are the property of the Department of Campus Recreation, and are only valid with a current membership.  All Halas Recreation Center membership cards that are not current in membership should be returned to the department at the conclusion of the membership.  The department may retain cards of non-valid members, at its discretion.  There is a $20 replacement fee for a lost membership card.

Family Memberships

Family Memberships includes spouse, dependent children under 23 years of age, and Legally Domiciled Adult (LDA Eligibility Form must be on file with the Human Resources department BEFORE purchasing membership).  Dependent children are defined as those unmarried and under the age of 23 who are primarily financially dependent on their parent or parents for support.  Memberships for children end when they attain the age of 23.

Membership Eligibility

Full-Time Undergraduate Students

Full-time undergraduate students, with 12 hours or more of classes, are automatically billed for semester memberships through the student activity mandatory Student Activity Fee.

Part-Time Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Part-time undergraduate students, with fewer than 12 hours of classes, and all graduate students are eligible to purchase memberships.  (Although these students are assessed a smaller Student Activity Fee, this fee does not include a membership to Halas.)

Faculty and Staff

All current Loyola University Chicago faculty and staff are eligible to purchase memberships to the Halas Recreation Center.  A payroll deduction option is available to full time Loyola employees.

Jesuit Community Members

Clergy must be affiliated with Loyola University Chicago and verified through Loyola's Jesuit Community.


Alumni must verify their status by producing a photo ID and either an alumni card (which can be obtained through the Alumni Office) or their original Loyola University Chicago, Mundelein College, or Mallinckrodt diploma—copies are not acceptable.

Contract Employees

Contract employees are eligible to purchase membership to the Halas Recreation Center.  Proof of eligibility is required at the time of purchase.

Loyola Retirees

Retirees of Loyola University Chicago are eligible to purchase a membership to the Halas Recreation Center.

Questions?  Call 773-508-2602 or email campusrec@luc.edu