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All memberships can be purchased at the Welcome Center desk in the lobby of Fike Recreation Center.

Membership Rates

Locker Rentals & Towel Service


  • All members must sign their membership form which indicates they have read and agree to the Assumption of Risk and Release from Liability statement.

  • Members under the age of 18 must additionally have a parent/legal guardian sign their membership form as consent.

  • Membership pricing is subject to change.

  • Family memberships are valid for one member, their spouse, and any dependents under the age of 18 and living in the home. Dependents age 18 or older do not qualify to be part of a family membership and must purchase their own membership.

Guests of Members

  • Guest passes entitle non-members to one time access to Fike Recreation Center and all group fitness classes.

  • All guests must be sponsored by a current Fike member who is present at the time of purchasing the guest pass. The sponsoring member assumes full responsibility for all actions and behaviors of their guest(s).

  • A member may sponsor a maximum of three guests per day.

  • Guest passes are non-transferable and non-refundable.

  • Guests under the age of 18 must have a parent/legal guardian present to provide consent.

Day-Use Lockers (indicated by dark blue stickers on the front of the lockers)

  • Locations:

  • The front of the fitness atrium along the wall between the club gym and the main basketball gyms.

  • In the back hallway by the climbing wall

  • In the main basketball gym.

  • The men's locker room (376-385)

  • The women's locker room (235-244)

    • Locks are not provided for day-use locker but can be purchase at the welcome center.

    • All locks, personal gear and other valuables must be removed from lockers on the day of use prior to Fike closing. Locks left on day-use lockers at the end of the day will be removed by Campus Recreation Staff.

    • Campus recreation is not responsible for personal items that are lost as a result of theft or that have been removed by Campus Recreation Staff from lockers that were not emptied by close of the facility.

Lost and Found

  • The Department of Campus Recreation is not responsible for lost or stolen articles. Inquiries regarding lost items may be made at the Welcome Center Desk in the Fike Recreation Center. Patrons are not allowed to search through lost items. For health reasons, toiletries and undergarments will be discarded immediately, and all other articles of clothing will be discarded after 48 hours.

Equipment Check-Out

  • Fike Recreation Center offers the opportunity to check out several types of athletic equipment such as stability balls, softballs and basketballs. The equipment is designated for use in Fike Recreation Center or any other Campus Recreation facility. It is to be returned after use and not be kept overnight. A charge will be assessed for lost, damaged or non-returned equipment.

Refunds and Cancellations

  • All memberships are non-refundable.

  • Refund requests may be made and considered on a case-by-case basis. Requests are NOT a guarantee of refund. Requester will be emailed with either confirmation or denial of their refund request.

  • Employee memberships that are being paid for through payroll deduction may be cancelled at any time. To cancel a payroll deduction membership you will need to fill out a new payroll deduction form at the Welcome Center in Fike Recreation Center.


  • Campus Recreation has the right to suspend or terminate membership for violations of Campus Recreation policies and procedures, or actions which violate and federal, state, or local laws.

  • All Clemson University students must abide by the Clemson University Student Code of Conduct. Consequences of violations may include suspension or termination of Fike access privileges and referral to Judicial Affairs.

Facility Closures

Campus Recreation reserves the right to close all or part of our facilities at any time without advanced notification. Campus Recreation facilities may be closed and/or restricted due to special events, scheduled cleanings, maintenance, or unforeseen circumstances. All Campus Recreation facilities close in accordance with all University Holidays and home football games, unless otherwise denoted on the Campus Recreation "What's Happening Now" page. Scheduled closures will be posted on the "What's Happening Now" page of the Campus Recreation website.

Questions or Concerns?

Please email us at:welcomecenter@clemson.edu or give us a call at: 864-656-3453

For a complete list of all Campus Recreation Policies and Procedures please Click Here

Student, Member and Guest Access

  • I forgot my CUID card, can I still come in to Fike?
    Yes. Members can be looked up manually and are allowed 3 forgotten card violations per semester.

  • I am a part time student, can I still come in to Fike?
    As a part time student, if you have not paid your Campus Recreation fees with your tuition you can purchase a semester long student membership. These membership fees are the same as the fees you would have paid with your tuition.

  • I am co-opping/interning this semester, can I still come in to Fike?
    Students who are co-opping do not pay for the Campus Recreation fees in their tuition but they can purchase a semester long student membership. These membership fees are the same as the fees you would have paid with your tuition.

  • I am not taking classes this semester, can I still come in to Fike?
    Students who are not taking classes in the current semester have not paid the Campus Recreation fees in their tuition but they can purchase a semester long student membership. These membership fees are the same as the fees you would have paid with your tuition.

  • I'm not ready to commit to a 6 or 12 month contract, are there any short term memberships?
    No, we only offer 6 and 12 month memberships.

  • I would like to bring a guest to Fike, can I do that?
    Yes, each member can sponsor up to three guests per day and must accompany their guest at all times while in the facility.

  • Is there a fee to bring a guest to Fike?
    Guest passes are $3.00 per person before 11:00 a.m. and $6.00 per person after 11:00 a.m.

Facility Information

  • How many laps on the track equal a mile?
    Our indoor track is 1/10 of a mile – you must run ten laps to equal one mile.

  • You told me I cannot have my gym bag on the floor with me, what do I do?
    We have day use lockers that are available on a first come first served basis. When using a day locker at Fike the member need only to bring their own lock. If you do not have your own lock, combination locks are available for purchase at the welcome center. All locks and personal belongings must be removed from day use lockers by closing that day.

  • Where are the day use lockers located?
    There are day use lockers located at the front of the fitness atrium along the wall between the club gym and the main basketball gyms. There are also day use lockers in the back hallway by the climbing wall as well as in the main basketball gym. There are a limited number of full-sized day use lockers in each of the men's (376-385) and women's (235-244) locker rooms as well.

  • What is the price to rent a locker for a day?
    Day use lockers are free for all members.

  • Is there a pool at Fike?
    Yes, The McHugh Natatorium is home to an eight-lane 25-yard lap pool and a 13.5 foot deep dive well equipped with two spring boards and a competitive dive tower. The lap pool is available for use by all Fike members, while the diving well is available for groups by reservation only. Please refer to our Facility Hours page for a list of the block hours that the pool is open.

  • Can I go off the diving boards/platform?
    Yes, the spring boards are open for a limited number of hours each day. Please refer to our Facility Hours page for a list of all times. The dive platform, however, is only available for use by the Athletics Dive team.

  • How do I reserve a space in Fike for an event?
    For all information on reservations and rentals please visit the Facility Reservations webpage HERE.

  • Do you have a lost and found?
    Yes, all items found in Fike or on the intramural fields and club fields will be held for no more than two weeks at the Welcome Center.

  • How tall is your climbing wall?
    The climbing wall is 30 feet high.

  • I want to go climbing at the wall, do I need to bring my own equipment?
    Nope! We have all the necessary equipment available for checkout at the climbing wall. Please refer to our Facility Hours page for a list of all times that the climbing wall is open.


  • Is parking included in my membership?
    No, the fees for a parking pass are paid separately through Parking and Transportation services.

  • Where do I go to get a Fike parking pass?
    You will have to go to the Parking and Transportation services office located on the first floor of the Edgar Brown Union Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excluding University holidays.

  • Where can I park with a Fike parking pass?
    With a Fike parking pass you can park in any unrestricted employee (green spaces, no "24 HR" pavement marking or 24 Hour Lots) and any orange commuter spaces along the Avenue of Champions, Williamson Rd, Lot C-07 and Lot C-09. You can also park in any of the metered (white spaces) subject to the posted time limit and fees from 7 a.m.-2 a.m.


  • What equipment do you have to rent at the welcome center?
    Badminton racquets, badminton shuttles, racquetball racquets, racquetballs, protective eye wear, tennis racquets, tennis balls, jump ropes, resistance bands, Men's/Women's basketballs, footballs, indoor/outdoor volleyballs, indoor/outdoor soccer balls.

  • This isn't the same basketball I checked out; can I check this one in anyways?
    You are responsible for any equipment that YOU check out. If the equipment you checked out is lost or stolen a replacement fee will be assessed. All fees must be settled before you will be allowed access back into Fike.

  • Can you set up volleyball/badminton/table tennis/indoor soccer equipment for me?
    We do have nets, goals, and table tennis tables that we can set up provided the space is not already reserved. All room reservations take precedence over drop-in play.

Fitness and Wellness

  • Are group fitness classes included in my membership?
    Yes! All group fitness classes are FREE to all members of Fike. We recommend you sign up for classes ahead of time by creating an account on IMLeagues.com

  • Where can I find a list of group fitness classes?
    You can print a copy of the most up-to-date group fitness class scheduleHERE

  • Does Campus Recreation offer massage therapy services?
    Yes, massage therapy services are available to all Clemson University students, employees, alumni, Fike members as well as the general public. Massage therapy sessions are by appointment only.

  • Does Campus Recreation offer personal training services?
    Yes, Campus Recreation’s authorized personal trainers offer individual and small group comprehensive exercise programs designed to meet the goals of their clients.

  • If I have a personal trainer from another gym can I bring them to Fike?
    No. it is against our policy for non-campus recreation trainers to train clients in our facilities.

  • Does Campus Recreation provide nutrition services?
    No, we do not offer nutrition services at this time.


  • How do I register for intramurals?
    Registration for all sport seasons, tournaments, and events will take place via the IMLeagues website. Specific registration dates are posted on the Intramural Sports page HERE.

  • Can you turn the lights on the intramural fields on?
    The lights on the lower intramural fields are on until 10 p.m. Monday-Friday only. Lights will be programmed to stay on for special events/reservations that take place on the fields as well. Nightly requests cannot be accommodated.

In the event of hazardous weather conditions and emergencies, Fike Recreation Center will adhere to the following policies:

  • Fike Recreation Center will either close with the University, or follow shortened hours of operation: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
    These hours are subject to change according to the current weather and road conditions that exist.

  • Please check the What's Happening Now page, call the Fike Recreation Center Front Desk 864-656-3453, call the University Hazardous Weather Hot line 864-656-3311, visit the University Weather, and visit theUniversity Hazardous Weather for the latest updates.

  • For the latest local, regional and national weather conditions, please visit the National Weather Service web site: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/.

  • All programming activities will be cancelled. These include all fitness, intramural, club, and climbing wall activities.

  • All facility rentals will be cancelled. Please email scheduling@g.clemson.edu or call 864-656-3373 to reschedule your event.

  • The natatorium/pool will be closed.

  • Some hazardous weather conditions should prevent you from venturing outside, i.e., tornados, earthquakes, snow storms, ice storms, high winds, lightning, etc. Please be aware of your surroundings and please don't jeopardize your safety!

  • If you have any questions, please call 864-656-3453 for more information and the latest updates.

Thank you and please be safe!