Student memberships

Our student memberships provide current University of Bristol students with flexible access to our facilities and programmes. With a range of memberships available, you can choose a membership tailored to your individual interests, with a payment plan which suits your needs.

#WeAreBristol

£5.99 monthly (+ £5.99 joining fee)
£19 for 3 months
£54 for 12 months 

Our most basic membership option.

Standard membership benefits, plus

  • 50% discounted outdoor tennis court hire

Booking rights: 7 days in advance


Buy membership

Terms and conditions (PDF, 766kB)

Active #1

£16.79 monthly (+ £16.79 joining fee)
£59 for 3 months 
£150 for 12 months 

Standard membership benefits, plus [choose one]

  • Off-peak gym*
  • Off-peak fitness classes*
  • Swimming
  • Outdoor tennis

Booking rights: 8 days in advance


 

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Terms and conditions (PDF, 766kB)

Active #2

£20.99 monthly (+ £20.99 joining fee)
£79 for 3 months 
£189 for 12 months 

Standard membership benefits, plus [choose one]

  • Anytime gym
  • Off-peak* gym and off-peak classes
  • Off-peak* gym and any-time swimming

Booking rights: 9 days in advance


 

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Terms and conditions (PDF, 766kB)

Active Plus

£25.99 monthly (+ £25.99 joining fee)
£99 for 3 months 
£235 for 12 months 

Standard member benefits, plus all of the following benefits:

  • Anytime gym
  • Anytime classes
  • Anytime swimming
  • Discounted indoor tennis court hire
  • Access to Langford Gym
  • Free BUCS UNIversal pass**

Booking: 11 days in advance (priority booking)

**Offered with 12-month purchases only


 

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Terms and conditions (PDF, 766kB)

Active Langford

£8 monthly (+ £8 joining fee)
£75 for 12 months

Standard membership benefits, plus:


Buy membership 

Email sports-members-admin@bristol.ac.uk once your purchase is complete to request Langford Gym access with your UCard.

Terms and conditions (PDF, 766kB)

*Off-peak times: Opening until 3:30pm on weekdays. Anytime at weekends.

Membership benefits

Standard benefits included with all memberships:

Additional benefits for Active #1, Active #2 and Active Plus members with gym access included:

  • Free 30-minute group gym workshops
  • Access to bookable women-only gym sessions for members who self-identify as female. 

Pay as you go

As a student at Bristol, you can access most of our facilities on a pay as you go basis, including classes, swimming, the gym and courts, without the need for a membership.

Bursary Sports Pass

You can buy a sports membership with additional discount if you have been awarded the University of Bristol Bursary or Access to Bristol Bursary.

You can purchase a sports pass at a discounted bursary rate once bursaries have been allocated. The latest purchase date for bursary-discounted sports passes is 31 May.

Sports passes are valid from the time of purchase until 31 August.

To find out more or buy your pass, email us at sports-members-admin@bristol.ac.uk, including your student number.

Terms and conditions (PDF, 766kB)

Please note: We cannot activate your discounted membership until we have received confirmation of your eligibility from the Student Funding Office.

Terms and conditions

View and dowload a copy of our full Terms and Conditions (PDF, 766kB)

Here's a handy guide (PDF, 139kB) to remember some of the key points relating to behaviour, membership and cancellations.

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