Gym membership and fitness classes

The Sports Centre is home to our Fitness Centre and Functional Fitness Space, which cater for all of your training needs, from performance through to casual training, in a friendly and supportive environment. Our gym memberships vary across the year with our most popular one being the 'Academic Membership'. You can purchase this at Keele Sports Centre and it includes a free induction and access to all our fitness classes.


COVID-19 update

Updated 1 September 2021

The Sports Centre is now open in line with government guidance for gym use, fitness classes & facility bookings. As always, our priority is the safety and well-being of our customers & staff, so we will be gradually returning to normal and following university guidance on remaining restrictions in place. The university's level of operation will be Level 2 from 1 September 2021, to find out more about this, please click here.

Memberships are now live, you can purchase yours by heading to our Sports Centre reception on campus or calling our Sports Centre reception on 01782 733368. Our most popular membership is the Academic Gym membership, which is just a one off payment of £158 from 1 September 2021 - 31 August 2022 (working out at less than £14 a month) and also includes the UNIversal BUCS membership.

Fitness classes are now back Monday - Friday, you can find our fitness class timetable here. Please note we will be updating our timetable and adding classes before Welcome Week 2021. Tennis, Outdoor Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Table Tennis & Badminton sessions are also available.

For all gym sessions, fitness classes & outdoor bookings, please book these in advance through our online booking form, or call the Sports Centre reception 01782 733368. Our fitness classes, gym use and one-off facility bookings are now available to everyone. If you have a block booking query, please contact

Keele's grounds and public spaces are available for individuals to use and enjoy in line with the current government guidance on outdoor recreation. 

As we take cautious steps towards returning to normal we appreciate your continued support and understanding, please keep an eye on our social media and webpages for further updates.

We will continue to also provide online support for your fitness journey, with challenges, live classes, activities and motivation. Please follow us on social media for more information.

For any enquiries, please email Any AU teams can contact their captains or the AU for updates. 

Memberships are back!

Our Academic Gym Membership is now on sale for £158 for all our students and staff. This covers you from 1 September 2021 to 31 August 2022 (and works out at less than £14 a month). You can also access the UNIversal BUCS gym membership with this offer, which gives you access to a number of gyms across the country too. Check out the BUCS webpages to find your nearest one.

If you are starting with us in September, 2021 you will be able purchase your academic membership from the Sports Centre reception, or one of the Welcome Week fairs, where our team can tell you about the great offers and membership we have at Keele Sports Centre.

We do have alternate memberships on offer. Please speak to our reception team about these offers.

Following the closure of the Sports Centre in March 2020 due to the impacts of COVID-19, we appreciate some students may have questions regarding memberhsips, please get in touch with us ( if you have a query.

Gym membership and activities price list

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