Membership and Fees
University Recreation's operational costs are paid through student activity fees. Therefore undergraduate, and graduate students enrolled full time, paying student fees are granted membership to the Student Recreation Center, The Quinn Recreation Center and Mt. Mitchell Life Fitness Centre.
Enrolled, part time undergraduate and graduate students are granted membership provided that they pay the Student Activity Fee.
FACULTY & STAFF USER FEES
All current ASU faculty and staff members of Appalachian State University who wish to use the Student Recreation Center, Quinn Recreation Center and/or the Mt. Mitchell Life Fitness Centre are required to pay a fee. Retired ASU faculty and staff are not required to pay the fee, but must have a valid ASU APPCARD for admission.
FEE OPTIONS - PERMANENT EMPLOYEES
Permanent Employees may have a full-term direct payment of $48 per individual or $96 per family. A monthly payroll deduction is $4 for individual membership or $8 for the family membership. A permanent employee may be full or part time. If you are eligible to receive NC State Employee benefits (insurance, retirement etc.) you are considered permanent.
To take advantage of this great offer please click on the Payroll Deduction Form. The form is in Adobe Acrobat, print 2 copies of the form, complete the form using a pen, and send the completed form through campus mail to:
*Please keep in mind that all dependents must have their on APPCARD in order to have access to the facilities!
Length of Coverage
All full-term direct payment IDs (APPCARDS) expire on August 15th of each year, no matter when the fee was paid. Monthly payroll deduction IDs (APPCARDS) are valid until cancellation form is received by Human Resource Services Office or termination of employment. To cancel please complete the Cancellation Form, print and send to: Anna Lee Evans, University Recreation, box 32081, SRC.
Temporary Employees pay a semester payment of $20 an individual and have NO dependent privileges. Temporary Employees can be either full time or part time and are employed by semester or yearly contract and are not eligible for NC State benefits (health insurance, retirement, etc.). This includes but is not limited to Adjunct Faculty.
Only dependents of students, permanent employees(faculty and staff) and retired faculty/staff of Appalachian State University qualify for access. Each dependent MUST have a valid AppCard for admission. Dependants who qualify for access are:
- Spouses/domestic partners click here to see definition of domestic partner
- Children under 19 years of age living at home
- Children 19 years or older who qualify as a dependent for federal income tax purposes. Specifically, this means that the child is currently enrolled as a full-time student.
- Current ASU students, faculty and staff are allowed one guest per day at the rate of five dollars for each guest pass.
- Guest passes may be used each day during regular facility hours.
- To obtain a guest pass the sponsor must present his/her current and valid University APPCARD. When the guest uses the pass, she/he must present current identification with a picture (i.e. driver's license.)
- Sponsor will be held accountable for the behavior of their guest.
- Dependents are not allowed to bring guests into University Recreation facilities at any time.
SUMMER USER FEES
Students who are registered for summer school will have access to the facilities through payment of student fees. Facility use is granted through payment of student fees. Some students such as those enrolled in International Programs, Internships and Student Teaching are not charged student fees because it is assumed that you are not on campus and therefore not using services and facilities.
Students not enrolled in Summer School but who were enrolled in Spring Semester classes and who are pre-registered for Fall classes may have access to the facilities by completing a Summer Facility Use form and payment of a $20 facility activity fee. Seniors who graduated Spring semester may also pay the Summer Facility Use Fee during the same calendar year in which they graduated. The Summer Facility Use form and payment can be completed at the Student Recreation Center to have your APPCARD activated through August 1st (last day of summer school classes).
Students enrolled in Summer School but not charged student fees such as those enrolled in International Programs, Internships and Student Teaching may have access to the facilities by completing a Summer Facility Use form and payment of $20 facility activity fee. The Summer Facility Use form and payment can be completed at the Student Recreation Center to have your APPCARD activated through August 1st (last day of summer school classes).
Permanent Faculty & Staff who pay fees via payroll deduction (and dependants, spouses/domestic partners where fee is paid) may use the facilities year round.
Adjunct Faculty not teaching in the summer who will be returning in the Fall may gain access with a letter from department chair to Joe Carter, firstname.lastname@example.org confirming that you will be re-hired to teach in the Fall and by completing a Summer Facility Use form and payment of $20 facility activity fee. The Summer Facility Use form and payment can be completed at the Student Recreation Center to have your APPCARD activated through August 1st (last day of summer school classes).
Student Recreation Center
150 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone, North Carolina 28608
Phone: (828) 262-2100
UREC Hotline (828) 262-UREC
(for game schedules and cancelations)
SRC Console: (828) 262-8704
Quinn Rec Center: (828) 262-3035