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Campus Recreation

  • Student works out at Strom weight lifting area.

Memberships & Services

If you're enrolled at the University of South Carolina you can use your CarolinaCard to access the STWFC or Blatt PEC. Current and retired faculty/staff also have the potential to access Campus Recreation facilities and services.

Helpful Information & Holiday Hours

11/21/2020: STWFC will be open 12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. due to the home football game vs. Missouri. Go Gamecocks, beat Mizzou!

STWFC will have altered hours starting Monday, November 23 to Sunday, January 10, 2021

Early Bird members  will have full-time access to STWFC from Nov. 20 - Jan. 10.

Blatt PEC will be closed for recreational purposes starting Friday, November 20 to Sunday, January 10, 2021



Faculty and Staff have the option to purchase Early Bird memberships online. If you have questions, please contact Membership Services

To use the Campus Recreation facilities and programs you must be enrolled, and in good standing.

New memberships for spouses of UofSC affiliates will be discontinued until further notice.

Early Bird memberships are available to be purchased at a discounted price by full-time faculty and staff, and retirees.

  1. An Early Bird membership which entitles members to utilize the facility during the following hours: 
    • Early Bird Members may enter the STWFC Monday - Thursday before 2 p.m.
    • Early Bird Members may use the STWFC during all operational hours on weekends (Friday - Sunday).
    • Earyl Bird Members may use the STWFC during all operational hours on for breaks and holidays.
  2. A 30-day free trial membership is available (if you have not been a member before).  If interested, email Membership Services. 

New spouse memberships will be discontinued until further notice.

Early Bird Membership Prices

Annual Membership: $240
Semester Membership:
Summer Membership:

*Membership fees are prorated throughout the terms

Alumni memberships will be discontinued until further notice.

Family memberships will be discontinued until further notice.

The STWFC is the best fitness facility I have ever used by far. The equipment is high quality, the facility itself is spacious and versatile, and there is good camaraderie among the early bird regulars, all of which help to create an excellent environment for fitness activities.

George Lampl, Associate General Counsel

Membership Policies and Conditions

Memberships to the STWFC are non-transferable, non-refundable and membership fees are subject to change.

Facilities and services will be available on a regular basis; however, they may be discontinued for a given period because of directives from the university, major maintenance projects, or unforeseen circumstances. 

Guest Policy and Passes

Memberships for outside guests from the UofSC community (non-student, faculty, or staff) will be discontinued until further notice.

Additional Fees

These programs and services are available to STWFC members at an extra cost:

  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Intramural Sports
  • Sports Clubs
  • Outdoor Adventure Trips
  • Outdoor Equipment Rental
  • Locker Rental

Locker Rental

Lockers can be rented at either STWFC or Blatt PEC. Purchase available online. Rental fees will be prorated if not purchased at the beginning of a period.

Annual: $55

Semester: $20

Summer: $15

Annual: $75

Semester: $27.50

Summer: $20

* Fees are subject to change. 

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