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Membership

Recreational Sports offers a variety of membership options to various campus community groups to help meet fitness needs!

Student Facility Access and Membership

All Virginia Tech full and part time enrolled undergraduate and graduate students who pay the recreation fee in the comprehensive fees of thier tuition have access to use McComas Hall and the Rec Sports Field House during normal operational hours. If a student is not enrolled in classes during any given semester and has not yet graduated, they can pay the recreation fee per semester via our online portal to gain access to McComas gym and the Rec Sports Field House. Please email recsports@vt.edu if you have any questions.

 

This information applies to:

  • Full and part-time undergraduate and graduate students

  • VetMed

  • Language and Cultural Institute (LCI) and LCI Spouse

  • VTC 

  • VCOM (1st and 3rd-year students only)

Free 30-Day McComas Trial

All employees have access to try out McComas gym for one (1) free, 30-day period during their time on staff at Virginia Tech. Free trial memberships can be started anytime and during any point of their employment. McComas gym free trials include a 30-day all-access membership to the facility, free group exercise classes, and free towel service. If you are interested in starting your free trial or would like more information, please email recsports@vt.edu.

If you are new to the space and would like to become better oriented with our services, please feel free to schedule a tour with us by emailing recsports@vt.edu.

 

Early Bird Membership

This membership option allows access to McComas gym and the Rec Sports Field House from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday-Friday, in addition to full access on the weekends. Early Bird memberships are set up to prorate in our system. As the semester goes on, the cheaper the memberships become.

Rates for the early bird membership are as follows:

  • Single Semester Rate: $46
  • *Annual (Fall, Spring, Summer I&II) Rate: N/A

 *Please note that we are not offering annual memberships at this time because of the uncertainties surrounding  the COVID-19 pandemic. In the event that we are required to close we will communicate your refund options at that time.

Early Bird memberships can be purchased online anytime or in person during normal business hours at the Recreational Sports check-in desk in McComas Hall. All fitness classes, intramural sports, Venture Out trips, etc. have extra associated costs in order to participate. Please visit the associated pages for those programs on our website for more information!

 

All Access Membership

This membership option allows access to McComas gym and the Rec Sports Field House during normal operational hours on weekdays and weekends. All Access memberships are set up to prorate in our system. As the semester goes on, the cheaper the memberships become.

Rates for the All Access membership are as follows:

  • Single Semester Rate: $163.50

  • *Annual (Fall, Spring, Summer I&II) Rate: N/A

 *Please note that we are not offering annual memberships at this time because of the uncertainties surrounding  the COVID-19 pandemic. In the event that we are required to close we will communicate your refund options at that time.

All Access memberships can be purchased online anytime or in person at the Recreational Sports check-in desk in McComas Hall. All fitness classes, intramural sports, Venture Out trips, etc. have extra associated costs in order to participate. Please visit our website at recsports.vt.edu for more information!

 

Payroll Deduction Options

Payroll deduction is available on all Early Bird and All Access memberships for the semester. Payroll deduction memberships can be purchased online or in person at the Recreational Sports check-in desk in McComas Hall. Payroll deduction is only available to full-time employees and you must enroll by the 15th of the month prior to the start of the semester to be eligible. At the time of sale, all payroll deduction memberships will show a cost of $0. Please note that the full amount of the membership will be taken out in increments each pay period over the course of the semester the membership is intended for. If you have any questions about payroll deduction, please email recsports@vt.edu. After the 15th of the month prior to the semester, you cannot enroll in payroll deduction or reverse/refund your payroll deduction.

 

This information applies to: 

  • Faculty/Staff

  • Federal

  • VCOM Faculty/Staff

  • Visiting Scholar

  • VT Foundation

  • VTC Faculty/Staff

  • Wage

  • VTS Bookstore

  • Adjunct Faculty

  • Retirees (payroll deduction memberships not included for this classification)

Long-term guests of current Virginia Tech employees, retirees and students are eligible to purchase a membership. In order to qualify, all long-term guests must be 18 years or older and be able to provide proper documentation that they reside at the same address of their sponsor. 

An official document with both names and the same address must be presented OR two documents (one for each individual) may be used as long as they both reference the same address. Acceptable documents include a residential lease, utility bills, bank statement, or driver's license (or other office identification card) bearing the applicant’s full name and address. Only one long-term guest will be granted per valid Virginia Tech sponsor.

In order to apply, all long-term guests and sponsors must follow these steps:

  • The Virginia Tech sponsor and long-term guest candidate must email recsports@vt.edu to start the process.

  • The sponsor and candidate will complete the appropriate registration forms with a Recreational Sports staff member, which indicates that the sponsor assumes full financial and legal responsibility for their long-term guest once their membership is granted.

  • After completing the required registration forms, the candidate will take their verification form to the Hokie Passport office, present personal identification that includes birth date (e.g., driver's license, birth certificate, etc.), pay a $15 processing fee, and obtain a specific long-term guest Hokie Passport card for access to the gym.

  • Once their new Hokie Passport number is imported into our system (it usually takes 1-2 days after receiving the initial Hokie Passport), all long-term guests will need to visit the Rec Sports check in desk to purchase their membership. 

  • Long Term guests will be eligible to purchase the following memberships

 

Early Bird Membership

This membership option allows access to McComas gym and the Rec Sports Field House from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday-Friday, in addition to full access on the weekends.

Rates for the early bird membership are as follows:

  • Single-Semester Rate: $46
  • *Annual (Fall, Spring, Summer I&II) Rate: N/A

 *Please note that we are not offering annual memberships at this time because of the uncertainties surrounding  the COVID-19 pandemic. In the event that we are required to close we will communicate your refund options at that time.

Early Bird memberships are set up to prorate in our system. As the semester goes on, the cheaper the memberships become.

Early Bird memberships can be purchased online anytime or in person in the Recreational Sports check-in desk in McComas Hall. All fitness classes, intramural sports, Venture Out trips, etc. have extra associated costs in order to participate. Please visit our website at recsports.vt.edu for more information!

 

All Access Membership

This membership option allows access to McComas gym and the Rec Sports Field House during normal operational hours on weekdays and weekends.

Rates for the All Access membership are as follows:

  • Single-Semester Rate: $163.50

  • *Annual (Fall, Spring, Summer I&II) Rate: N/A

 *Please note that we are not offering annual memberships at this time because of the uncertainties surrounding  the COVID-19 pandemic. In the event that we are required to close we will communicate your refund options at that time.

All Access memberships are set up to prorate in our system. As the semester goes on, the cheaper the memberships become.

All Access memberships can be purchased online anytime or in person at the Recreational Sports check-in desk in McComas Hall. All fitness classes, intramural sports, Venture Out trips, etc. have extra associated costs in order to participate. Please visit our website at recsports.vt.edu for more information!

 

Due to the limited capacity that both McComas Hall and the Rec Sports Field House are currently operating under, we are unable to extend access options and/or membership to this group until further notice. Please email recsports@vt.edu if you have any questions.

Due to the limited capacity that both McComas Hall and the Rec Sports Field House are currently operating under, we are unable to extend access options and/or membership to this group until further notice. Please email recsports@vt.edu if you have any questions.

Due to the limited capacity that both McComas Hall and the Rec Sports Field House are currently operating under, we are unable to extend access options and/or membership to this group until further notice. Please email recsports@vt.edu if you have any questions.

Due to the limited capacity that both McComas Hall and the Rec Sports Field House are currently operating under, we are unable to extend access options and/or membership to this group until further notice. Please email recsports@vt.edu if you have any questions.