UMass Lowell Recreation Center
In Lowell, special discount memberships are available to MCC students at the UMASS Lowell Recreation Center. Opened in 2002, this 65,000 square foot multi-million dollar facility offers state-of-the art fitness equipment, multiple athletic courts, studio spaces, intramural sports, and a host of available member services. Free services (with purchased membership) available to MCC members include: towel and locker service, fitness orientations, fitness and nutrition workshops, and sauna/showers. Members may also borrow (at no charge) equipment for: pool tables, badminton, racquetball, medicine balls, squash, stability balls, basketballs, ping pong, jump ropes, air hockey, weight belts, and foosball. Other member services available to MCC members (for a fee) include: Personal Trainer Package, Nutrition Package, Combo Package, Partner Training, and Massage Therapy.
Memberships for MCC students cost $15 per month, and are available to students currently registered for 6 or more credits at MCC (click here to view our UML brochure). Proof of course registration will be required in order to sign up. Memberships for faculty and staff and partners/spouses of faculty and staff may be purchased at the rate of $300 per year at the U-Mass Lowell Recreation Center. Student memberships may be purchased at the Center for Health and Wellness in Lowell (Room G03) or the Center for Health and Wellness in Bedford (Campus Center, Room 211). Students may sign-up at any time in the semester, but must pay for the entire semester remaining at the time of sign-up. For example, a September signup fee would be $60, at $15/month for 4 months. An October signup would be $45, and so on. For questions, please contact the Center for Health and Wellness at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-656-3235.
You may also take a free tour of the UMASS Lowell Recreation Center prior to purchasing a membership – simply go to their facility at 100 Pawtucket St. in Lowell. On behalf of the Fitness Center and the Student Affairs Division, we hope you will take advantage of this remarkable opportunity for your health.