Policies/Procedures
  • SHIRT AND SHOES ARE REQUIRED AT ALL TIMES (except the pool)

    SRC Waivers:

    Participants of the SRC UNDER 18 YEARS OLD, must have the proper waiver on file at the University Recreation Office:

    1. Minor Waiver Form
    2. Climbing Wall Waiver
  • Ejection From The SRC:
    University Recreation has the right to eject immediately from the SRC any person who:
    1. Engages in actions that pose a significant risk or substantial harm to the health and safety of the individuals or others.
    2. Engages in actions which destroy property.
    3. Engages in actions which disrupt by physical or auditory means the ongoing operations or activities of the SRC.
    4. Engages in actions which violate any federal, state, or local law.
  • Facility Rental:
    The Student Recreation Center or activity areas within the facility are available for rent for special events and functions during specific times. A reservation form must be turned in to be considered for a reservation. Space is booked on a first-come, first-serve basis. Additional information regarding facility rentals is available at the University Recreation office.

  • Identification Cards
    All patrons using the Student Recreation Center must posses a valid Student/Faculty/Staff or community member ID. A picture ID is required for community members. Upon payment of the membership fee, all adult, youth and dependent members must have membership card processed. The first card is issued at no charge. Upon renewal, the original card will be activated.

  • Lockers
    University Recreation is not responsible for lost of stolen articles. Patrons are encouraged to store all personal belongings in lockers. Lockers are available for rent at the University Recreation office or you may bring your personal lock. If a personal lock is left on a long locker overnight, the lock will be cut off. Staff members are not permitted to hold valuables or bags for patrons. Clothing and bags must be stored in lockers. Short lockers may be rented for $5/semester and long lockers may be rented for $20/semester at the reception desk in University Recreation.
  • Lost Cards
    A $5.00 fee will be charged for a replacement community member card.

  • Refunds/Returned Checks
    There are no refunds unless authorized by management. There will be a $30.00 service charge for returned checks.

  • Membership Suspension/Termination (Student Recreation Center)
    University Recreation has the right to suspend or terminate membership in the SRC for violations of applicable University policies, violations of SRC policies or posted rules or actions which violate federal, state, or local laws.

    The decision of University Recreation to suspend or terminate a membership is final. Individuals suspended or dismissed from the SRC under these procedures have no right to any other hearing or procedures provided under the policies, procedures or rules of Ferris State University.

    The University has the right, however, to pursue disciplinary action in accordance with the policies, procedures or rules of Ferris State University up to and including dismissal against any faculty, staff, or student based on charges involving the same conduct that led to the proposed suspension or termination or SRC membership. 

    Memberships are for the entire commitment period and non-refundable.

  • Solicitation
    Facilities may not be used for private or commercial gain purposes such as giving private instruction of sales.
  • Personal Trainers
    All personal trainers must be employed by Ferris State University (Ferris Racquet and Fitness Center/University Recreation). Ferris State University holds the exclusive right to all personal training in the facility. Any personal trainers not employed by the Ferris recreation facilities are not permitted to train clients in our facilities. If we suspect that you are training clients in our facility you may be asked to leave or have your fitness membership privileges revoked or suspended.