Loyola University Chicago

Campus Recreation

Division of Student Development

Membership Rates

Membership Prices for

Academic School Year 2022 - 2023

Memberships for the spring ’23 semester to the Halas Recreation Center will be available for purchase starting on January 12th, 2023. Payment may be made in person at our front desk or online (see instructions below) with credit card only. A payroll deduction option is now available to Loyola full time faculty and staff as well.

Interested in a membership to the WTC Fitness Center?  Click here to learn more!

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


Academic School Year




Full-Time Undergraduate
(12 hours or more)

Paid by Student Activity Fee


Part-Time Students



Graduate Students



Faculty, Staff & Jesuits



  • Spring '23 Semester Memberships are valid from January 12th, 2023 – May 14th, 2023.

  • Annual Memberships are valid for one calendar year from date of purchase.

  • Alumni memberships, family memberships & community memberships are not available for purchase. Halas has been running at full capacity, so we have made limits to ensure student space, we are sorry for the inconvenience. 

One Day Passes are also available for eligible members of the Loyola Community for $15.

Refund Policy: If you would like to cancel your membership, you may receive a prorated refund less than an $30 Early Cancellation Fee.

These fees are valid until June 30, 2023. 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 email the Halas Recreation Center at campusrec@luc.edu.

Membership Eligibility

Full-Time Undergraduate Students

Full-Time Undergraduate Students, with 12 hours or more of hours, are automatically billed for semester memberships through the mandatory Student Development Fee.  

Part-Time Undergraduate Students

Part-Time Undergraduate Students, with fewer than 12 hours of hours, are eligible to purchase memberships.  (Part-Time Undergraduate Students are assessed a smaller Student Development Fee, but this fee does not include a membership to Halas.) 

Graduate Students

Graduate Students are eligible to purchase memberships.  (Graduate Students are assessed a smaller Student Development Fee, but 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 also available to full-time Loyola employees.

Jesuit Community Members

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

Instructions on how to purchase your spring '23 membership online starting January 12th:  

  • To purchase a membership, please log into our Member Portal with your LUC UVID at Loyola University Chicago Campus Recreation (luc.edu).

  • Scroll down and select the "Memberships" icon. From there you will be promoted to choose between either a Halas Recreation Center membership or a Water Tower Fitness Center membership. Please click on the Halas Membership option.

  • You will be promoted to choose between either a semesterly membership or a yearly membership. Please select the one of your choice and hit "add to cart" on the bottom right hand corner.

  • You then will be directed to sign our facility waiver and agree to our refund policy. 

  • Once in the Shopping Cart view, please review your order carefully. When ready to pay, please click "check-out" at the bottom right hand corner. 

  • You will be prompted to choose a payment option, please click on "add a new card." Fill in your billing address and credit card information and click "submit." 

  • Congrats! You now have a membership at Halas. You will receive a receipt shortly in your LUC email account. 

**Must have a valid and current LUC ID card for membership and entry into Halas**

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