How to Purchase Your Athletics & Recreation Facility Usage Membership

The Membership Office located on the second floor of the East Field House.  The hours for purchasing memberships are 9 am - 4 pm, Monday - Friday.

Two Ways to Purchase or Renew Your Athletics & Recreation Facility Usage Membership

IMPORTANT TIP:  If you have a current membership "create" a new account using the same email address.  This will activate your account on-line.   To do this proceed to the log-in page, click "Sign Up" and enter the email you provided when you purchased your original membership. You will create a new password.  If you forget the password to your new account you will need to click "Forgot Password" to recover/create a new password.

1)  Purchase or Renew on-line:

Login to and pay with a credit card. There is a processing fee added to the total amount when you check out.  Credit or Debit Cards are the only accepted payment for on-line purchases. Faculty and Staff login with their UCSC Credentials. Community Members use your previous account email. If you have an active account do not create a new one.

  • After purchasing your new Membership, please print out the confirmation e-mail that you receive and bring it to the Athletics & Recreation Membership Office to get your Membership card. The membership office is moving to the second floor of the east field house.  The hours will be 9 -4 for memberships starting Monday, January 7, 2019.
  • Your picture will be taken.
  • You must bring a copy of your confirmation e-mail, UCSC Employee ID card with Employee ID# (if applicable), and a photo ID

2) Purchase or Renew in person

Please come to the Membership Office on the second floor in the East Field House. The hours will be 9 -4 for memberships starting Monday, January 7, 2019.

  • You must bring a photo ID and proof of affiliation (if applicable)
  • Forms of payment are cash, check, credit and debit cards
  • Your picture will be taken, no hats or sunglasses are allowed
  • Your new card will be printed while you wait

If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to or call the Membership Office at (831) 459-4651.