Eligibility

Who is Eligible for Membership to URecFit at the SMC Campus Center? 

 (All members must be 18 or older)

UMB Students

Currently enrolled UMB students (except UMB Shady Grove Students) that are in good standing have access to all URecFit facilities.  Student fees cover the access charge. A current UMB OneCard must be presented in order to enter all facilities. UMB students enrolled at Shady Grove campus are eligible for membership at the primary rate. 

UMB Alumni

Alumni who graduate in 2014 will have a complimentary membership for one year from time of graduation. All other UMB alumni may purchase a membership. Documentation is required.

  • May 2014 Graduates – good through May 31, 2015
  • Summer 2014 Graduates – good through August 31, 2015
  • December 2013 Graduates – good through December 31, 2014

BCCC Students

Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) students that are part of the Life Sciences Program located in the UM BioPark have access to all URecFit facilities. A valid UMB OneCard must be presented in order to enter all facilities. All other BCCC students are eligible for membership at the BioPark Fitness Center.

Primary Membership

The following groups are eligible for Primary membership. Verification of current UMB employment or attachment is necessary to join.

  • UMB Employees/Alumni/Retiree/ J-Scholar/Visiting Students
  • UMB Shady Grove Campus Students/Alumni (Nursing and Pharmacy)
  • UMB BioPark Tenants
  • UMCP Alumni 
  • BCCC Alumni (Life Sciences Program)

Affiliate Membership

You are eligible to purchase an Affiliate Membership if you fall in the following categories (Employee ID required):

  • University Hospital Staff (UMMC) & Shock Trauma (STC)
  • Visiting Faculty, Interns, and Students to UMMC (University Hospital)
  • University of Maryland Faculty Practice, Inc. (FPI)
  • Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Service Systems (MIEMSS)
  • Downtown Baltimore Childcare Center (DBCC)
  • Veterans Administration Staff (VA Baltimore)
  • University Affiliates, Contractors & Volunteers (with a University OneCard)
  • Education Affairs Division, Office of the Attorney General

Sponsored Individuals

Sponsored individuals of the above groups are eligible for membership based on that specific groups' rate. A sponsored individuals membership must be the same length or shorter in term of the main member. A sponsored individual is not eligible to be a sponsor.

Walking Track

Anyone eligible for a membership at URecFit at the SMC Campus Center is able to purchase a walking track membership for $15 a month. This membership only entitles users to utilize the running track at the SMC Campus Center Monday-Friday from 6 a.m - 6 p.m.

MPower

All fee-paying students at UMB and University of Maryland College Park (UMCP) have access to both campuses' recreational facilities during scheduled hours of operation and are allowed to use those facilities at no added cost. Current staff and faculty who possess valid recreational facilities membership also grant access to both recreation facilities. UMB employees must purchase membership at the Southern Management Corporation Campus Center and UMCP employees must purchase membership at the Eppley Recreation Center. UMCP alumni may purchase a membership at either facility but it only allows access to the facility the membership was purchased at. It is not transferable.


Who is Eligible for Membership to the BioPark Fitness Center? 

(All members must be 18 or older)

UMB Students

Currently enrolled UMB students (except UMB Shady Grove Students) that are in good standing have access to all URecFit facilities. Student fees cover the access charge. A current UMB OneCard must be presented in order to enter all facilities. UMB students enrolled at Shady Grove campus are eligible for membership at the primary rate.

UMB Alumni

Alumni who graduate in 2014 will have a complimentary membership for one year from time of graduation. All other UMB alumni may purchase a membership. Documentation is required.

  • May 2014 Graduates – good through May 31, 2015
  • Summer 2015 Graduates – good through August 31, 2015
  • December 2013 Graduates – good through December 31, 2014

Primary Membership

The following groups are eligible for a Primary membership. Verification of current University employment or attachment is necessary to join.

  • UMB Employees/Alumni/Retiree/ J-Scholar/Visiting Students
  • UMB Shady Grove Campus Students/Alumni (Nursing and Pharmacy)
  • UMB BioPark Tenants
  • BCCC Alumni (Life Sciences Program)
  • Employees from James McHenry Elementary/ Vivien T. Thomas Medical Arts Academy/ Baltimore City West Side Charter School

Affiliate Membership

You are eligible to purchase an Affiliate Membership if you fall in the following categories (Employee ID required):

  • University Hospital Staff (UMMC) & Shock Trauma (STC)
  • Visiting Faculty, Interns, and Students to UMMC (University Hospital)
  • University of Maryland Faculty Practice, Inc. (FPI) 
  • Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Service Systems (MIEMSS)
  • Downtown Baltimore Childcare Center (DBCC)
  • Veterans Administration Staff (VA Baltimore)
  • University Affiliates, Contractors & Volunteers (with a University OneCard)
  • Education Affairs Division, Office of the Attorney General 
  • Affiliated Schools (faculty, staff, student, alumni): BCCC, Towson, UB, UMBC, UMES, UMUC, UMBI and USMA
  • Affiliated Hospitals:Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital, UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center, UM Charles Regional Medical Center, UM Rehabilitation and Orthopaedics Institute, UM St. Joseph Medical Center, UM Shore Regional Health, UM Upper Chesapeake Health
  • Contractors Employed by the BioPark (Security, Maintenance, etc)

Sponsored Individuals

Sponsored individuals of the above groups are eligible for membership based on that specific groups' rate. A sponsored individuals membership must be the same length or shorter in term of the main member. A sponsored individual is not eligible to be a sponsor.

Community

Community are individuals not affiliated with the UMB and who live within zip codes 21201, 21223 and 21230. Proof of residence required.