Sign Up and Come As You Are

All Campus Recreation members are eligible to purchase a group exercise (GX) pass, sign up for dance and martial arts, or purchase small group training. Register online or in-person at the ARC information desk. 

Not a Campus Recreation member yet? Sign up today!

Group Exercise

With over 50 classes offered each quarter, a group exercise (GX) pass is an affordable way to take a variety of classes for everybody and every body. Register online through the link below or in-person at the ARC information desk. 

Buy a Group Exercise (GX) Pass 

Dance and Martial Arts

We offer a variety of dance and martial arts classes for every level or activity. Classes are held once per week throughout the quarter. Register online through the link above or in-person at the ARC information desk. 

Sign Up for a Class

Small Group Training

Our small group training classes offer the best of group exercise and personal training. With class sizes of ten or fewer participants, you'll get plenty of individual guidance. Classes are held once per week throughout the quarter. Register online through the link above or in-person at the ARC information desk. 

Sign Up for a Class

Fit For Life

The Fit For Life program is designed to enhance the health and well-being of the UC Davis community through a variety of aerobic, strength, and flexibility classes. Fit For Life passes are available for purchase by all Campus Recreation members age 55 and older. To enroll, please complete the steps below.

  1. Purchase a Campus Recreation membership. (Fit For Life members who are not eligible for Campus Recreation membership by affiliation with UC Davis can now join as a community member.)
  2. Download and complete the Fit For Life enrollment packet and physician clearance form. (Please allow two to three weeks for review. Physical copies are available at the Living Well center in the ARC.)
  3. Schedule a consultation and orientation with Lisa Cachia via email at or phone at 530-754-0127. 
  4. Purchase a quarterly or monthly Fit For Life pass at the ARC membership desk.

Registration Policies

How to Join

To sign up for a membership, please visit the member services desk at the ARC and complete the required forms. For one-time membership payments, use the link below. 

Buy a Membership

What to Bring

  • UC Davis alumni 
    • Copy of diploma.
  • Faculty/Staff
    • Staff photo ID card, or photo ID plus employment verification (IDOC) form.
  • Affiliates (UC Davis Extension students, Sacramento City College students, PELP students, IEPP students, etc.)
    • Proof of affiliation and a photo ID. (Sacramento City College students must bring in their student ID card and a current class schedule.)
  • Family Members
    • Campus Recreation (CR) members must be present when their family members sign up for or renew their membership.
    • Both the CR member and their family member must have a photo ID at the time of purchase.
    • Family members must show proof of residence (e.g., piece of mail, driver's license with current address).
  • Community Members
    • Photo ID (i.e. driver's license, state-issued ID, etc.)

Payment Options

We accept credit cards, debit cards, and cash at the member services desk in the ARC. We also offer recurring billing (autopay) via monthly installments or payroll deduction through the business center.

Annual Memberships

Annual memberships may be purchased via a one-time payment or recurring billing (autopay) in monthly installments. To set up recurring payments, please visit the business center in the ARC during their business hours or the member services desk in the ARC outside of business center operational hours.

Payroll Deduction (UC Davis Faculty/Staff)

Eligible UC Davis faculty and staff members may enroll in payroll deduction for a Campus Recreation membership and a group exercise pass. A 12-month commitment is required for payroll deduction.

Eligibility Requirements:
  • The employee must have a non-student classification.
  • The appointment must be 50% time or greater.
  • The end date of the appointment must be more than 12 months from the date of purchase.
  • When signing up for payroll deduction, provide the following to the member services lead at the time of purchase:
    • A valid UC Davis faculty/staff ID
    • Appointment letter/I-Doc/departmental letterhead containing full name, university ID number, length of employment (letterhead must be signed by a supervisor).

A completed payroll deduction enrollment form must be submitted at the time of purchase. This form must be received by the first of the month prior to the month in which the deduction will begin. Lockers are no longer offered via payroll deduction. University contracted employees are not eligible for payroll deduction.

Group Exercise Payroll Deduction

UC Davis faculty and staff can also add group exercise passes to their payroll deduction for just $10 per month. 


To cancel your membership, please visit the Campus Recreation member services desk at the ARC. Please be sure to bring either your CR membership card or faculty/staff ID card and fill out a cancellation form. See below for additional details.

Canceling Your Annual Membership

You may cancel your membership at any point, however, cancellation does not constitute a refund for the remaining time of your membership.

Refunds are provided on a case-by-case basis and are not guaranteed. Exceptions to our cancellation policy that would guarantee a refund on a prorated basis for the remainder of your membership include: separation from employment, moving 50 miles or more from the facility (documentation required), and/or proof of a documented medical circumstance that will not allow you to utilize the facility. This policy applies to all types of annual memberships, both one-time payment and autopay (recurring memberships).

Canceling Payroll Deduction or Recurring Billing (Autopay)

To cancel payroll deduction and autopay, please visit the member services desk and complete a membership cancellation form.

Payroll deduction and autopay cancellation must be submitted by 5 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month that you would like your deductions or installments to stop. If your cancellation is not submitted by 5 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month, your cancellation will go into effect the following month.

Refund Policies

Campus Recreation (CR) memberships will be refunded on a prorated basis only under the following circumstances: CR member has separated from employment with the University, CR member will be moving 50 miles or more from the facility (must provide documentation), or CR member has a documented medical circumstance that will not allow them to use the facility.

Please note: all community memberships are non-refundable, as are daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and promotional affiliate memberships.


Campus Recreation and UC Davis are committed to making its programs accessible to persons with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to participate in a program because of a disability, please contact the Campus Recreation Administrative Office at least four weeks prior to the event or activity with information regarding the requested accommodation. The administrative office can be reached by calling 530-752-1730.

For refund and transfer information, please consult our refund policy.