Membership Information

Campus Recreation department is proud to offer memberships to our UTC students, faculty, staff, retirees and alumni. Also, each primary member is able to add up to two (2) Moc One members and up to four (4) Aqua Moc dependents.

All initial member registrations are done in our Main Office, located in the ARC, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.

Amenities Include:

  • 123,000 sq ft Aquatic and Recreation Center (ARC)
  • Secure access to ARC & Maclellan Gym
  • Lobby seating area with Wi-Fi access
  • Basketball, volleyball and indoor soccer courts at the ARC
  • Multi-purpose courts at Maclellan Gym
  • 1/8 mile Indoor track
  • Men's & women's locker rooms with day use/semester lockers and showers
  • Group fitness classes
  • 14,000 sq ft fitness floor with cardio, weight machines, and free weights
  • 5 lap lanes ranging from 3' 6" and 10' depths
  • 30 person hot water spa
  • 25 person cool water spa
  • 2 story tall, 156' long  water slide
  • 13' bouldering wall and 43' 7" climbing tower
  • Access to Intramural sports
  • Access to UTC Outdoors trips and equipment rentals

Types of Memberships: 

(Note:  Due to COVID-19 we are only allowing current students, faculty, and staff memberships.)

FREE | If recreation fees ARE included in tuition maintenance fees.

$117 per semester | If recreation fees ARE NOT included in tuition maintenance fees.

Summer* | $10 per month or $30 for entire summer.

*Summer memberships are only for current students not enrolled in summer classes. This membership excludes faculty, staff, alumni and other affiliates.

UTC Faculty & Staff Membership | May pay upfront or via payroll deduct.  You must be a full time faculty or staff to utilize payroll deduction.  Adjunct faculty must pay in full.

Price: $20.83 per month

Alumni Membership | Alumni are eligible to add Moc One and Aqua Moc members to their membership, as well as, purchase personal training packages, purchase semester locker rentals, participate in Group Fitness classes and Outdoor programs, and access all Campus Rec facilities!

All Alumni are required to bring their Alumni Benefits Card when signing up for an ARC Membership. For more information about obtaining your Alumni Benefits Card, please contact the Alumni Office at 423-425-4785.

Price: $30 per month  |  $10 one-time card fee

UTC Staff Affiliate Membership | UTC Staff Affiliates include, but are not limited to, Aramark employees, UT Medical students/residents, and UTC Board of Trustees and University interns.  Official badge or work identification required. 

Price: $25 per month  |  $10 one-time card fee

Moc One Membership | Eligible persons must be over the age of 18 and must live with a current Campus Rec member.  Must provide one form of acceptable proof of common residency including, but not limited to, valid driver's license, current lease or rental agreement and/or current utility bill.

Max of 2 per current Campus Rec Member.

Both Campus Rec Member and individual signing up for Moc One must be present in order to sign up for this membership.

Price: $12.50 per month  |  $10 one-time card fee

Aqua Moc Membership | Exclusively for dependent minors.  The minors may ONLY utilize the aquatics portion of the Aquatic and Recreation Center and must be accompanied by a valid adult member at all times.

Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an parent or guardian (18+) at all times on the pool deck and in the facility.

Price: $10 per month [includes up to 4 dependents]

UTC Retiree Membership | As a retiree from the University of Tennessee of Chattanooga, UTC Campus Recreation offers you a free, full-access membership.  Retirees are eligible to add Moc One and Aqua Moc members, purchase personal training packages, purchase semester locker rentals, participate in Group Fitness classes and Outdoor programs, and access all Campus Rec facilities.

Price: FREE  |  $10 one time card fee

Summer Housing Resident Membership | To be eligible, you CANNOT be a current UTC Student, must be 18+ years of age, and must be living on-campus in the residence halls that are associated with camps, conferences, or internships.  Youth summer camp participants are NOT eligible.

Price: $10 per week  |  $10 card fee

Maximum of four (4) guests per adult host. Guests under 18 years of age may only visit the aquatics portion of the Aquatic and Recreation Center.  Guest passes may be bought at the ARC Control Desk upon entry via MasterCard or Visa, the ARC Office (ONLY during office hours) via cash, or online via RecRegistry.

Price: $7 per visit


Don't like to haul your necessary items back and forth to the ARC?  Purchase a semester locker in the main office Monday-Friday, 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

Students: $15/semester

ARC Members: $25/semester


Campus Recreation Policies

Facility Card Access: A valid UTC ID or Campus Recreation pass is required to enter Recreational Facilities during operating hours. Exception: Community facility rentals and private pool parties.

Facility Card Misuse: Improper use of a University ID will result in suspension of building access and is subject to a judicial review. Improper ID use is defined as using someone else's card to gain access into any University building or use of University programs.

Guest Pass: Maximum of four (4) guest(s) per adult host. Host must stay with guest(s) for the entire duration of the visit.

Minimum Age Requirement: Minimum age of 18 years old to use the facility. Exception: Aqua Moc membership. Call 423-425-4213 for more information on how to obtain an Aqua Moc membership.

Personal Items: UTC Campus Recreation and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga are not responsible for lost or stolen items. Stolen items may be reported to UTC Police Department.