Membership Categories and Costs


ONEcards are updated by the ONEcard Office each term the student is registered in and the Athletic and Recreation Fee paid. When students are not paying the Athletic and Recreation Fee or they are taking time off, the cost for facility access is $22.55 per month.

University Staff and Faculty:

Membership to use the Van Vliet Complex facilities is provided to employees in the AASUA, NASA, Excluded staff (executive, academic administrators, MAPS, excluded support), Post Doctoral Fellows families, and Part-time Academic categories as well as Professor Emeriti and is automatically activated on your ONEcard.  


Category 1 month (per person) Continuous monthly (per person)
Community Members $85 $42.50
Alumni, Retired Staff & Families $67 $33.50
Other U of A Staff & Families of Student & Staff $47 $23.50
U of A Students taking a term off $22.55 $22.55
Special Status Students $47 $23.50

Additional Options:

  • 5x pass: $45
  • Drop in Pass: $10

  • The definition of "Family" includes Spouse and Dependents (up to the age of 18 yrs old) ONLY
  • All membership passes do not include access to the Wilson Climbing Centre
  • No access for dependents under the age of 16 years to the Hanson Fitness & Lifestyle Centre
  • All users must carry their valid ONEcard/VVC Membership card to enter or use any/all of the Van Vliet Complex facilities
  • No refunds unless there is a medical reason
  • Government-issued photo ID required for all services