What is a VIU Gym Membership and what can I access with it?

VIU Campus Rec Gym Memberships allow access to the Nanaimo Campus recreation facility (use of gym floor, weight room, room 115 – multipurpose room and squash court.

Who is eligible for VIU Gym Membership?

Full Time and Part Time Students, Staff and Faculty, Community & Alumni
Go to Gym Facility Services for more information

Registration Options

Online Registration or In Person at the VIU Gymnasium

What are my payment options?

Cash, debit card or credit card *.
* Credit cards only online

** For all online credit card purchases, the following processing fees will be applied by Active Network, our third party provider:

  • Transactions $0 - $150 - 6.5% + $0.50
  • Transactions $150 - $500 - 3.5% + $5.00
  • Transactions over $500 - 2.5% + $10.00

What is the refund policy?

For refund information, please view our refund policy.

What do I need to bring in order to access VIU Campus Rec facility and services?

Current students and staff - use your VIU ID card and swipe the scanner on the VIU Campus Rec office counter

Community and VIU Alumni - must first purchase a membership and check-in procedures will be discussed at that point. Alumni need to present an alumni card. Email for more information

Public day users - please check in at the VIU Campus Rec office and pay the drop-in fee

What if I have lost my VIU ID card?

Get a new VIU ID card

Additional Questions?

Should you have additional feedback or questions about these changes or VIU Campus Rec programs, please email and someone will respond to you within two business days.

Need more information?

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Want to talk to someone about specific questions?

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