Retiree and Affiliate Memberships | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa

Thank you for considering a membership with Recreational Services!  As a Retiree and Affiliate of the University, we would love for you to continue to participate in our programs and services.  

Retiree and Affiliate Membership Rates

Category Year Month Day
UI Retiree / UI Affiliate $468 $39 $10
UI Retiree / UI Affiliate Spouse/Domestic Partner $468 $39 $10
UI Retiree / UI Affiliate Dependent (Ages: 4-18) $156 $13 $8
UI Retiree / UI Affiliate Dependent (Ages: 0-3) Free Free Free
  • UI Retiree: Any former UI employee who has a valid UI Retiree Photo ID.
  • UI Affiliates: Staff who have an affiliate status with the University of Iowa. This includes staff at the Daily Iowan and the UI Foundation.
  • UI Retiree, or Affiliate Sponsored Spouse/Domestic Partner: A qualified UI Retiree/Affiliate can sponsor a Spouse/Domestic Partner at the same rate as the sponsoring member. The sponsoring member must be a Recreation Member in order to sponsor a Spouse/Domestic Partner.
    • Spouses and Domestic Partners will be required to show proof of one of the following:
      • Piece(s) of official mail with each person’s name and address (examples include but not limited to postmarked mail, company/hospital bill, bank statement, property tax, renter's agreement, etc.)
      • Marriage Certificate or Affidavit of Domestic Partnership.
      • Photo ID showing the same address.
  • UI Retiree, or Affiliate Sponsored Dependent (ages 4-18): A qualified UI Retiree/Affiliate can sponsor all dependents for which they are legal guardians. The fee listed is the fee per dependent. The sponsoring member must be a Recreation Member in order to sponsor a Dependent.

Each time an individual wishes to purchase a sponsored membership BOTH the sponsor and the person being sponsored need to be present at sign-up, and show proof of one of the required forms of documentation listed above. This includes any renewals.


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