Gym membership

Our fitness centre is well equipped with over 50 stations consisting of cardiovascular equipment, resistance equipment and a midsection training area as well as a weights room and a functional fitness space. 


COVID-19 update

Sports Centre Reopening

Updated 30 December

Following the Government announcement today that Staffordshire will be moving into Tier 4, Keele Sports Centre will close as of 4pm today.

We will continue to support your fitness journey during this time, so please make sure you keep an eye on our social media channels, as well as our webpages. You’ll be able to access some of your favourite classes, home workouts, challenges, & wellbeing tips.

If you have any questions or in need of some support, our DM’s are always open and our team will get back to you asap. Please check our webpage for further information on this closure.


Please keep an eye on our here and our social media pages for updates on memberships. Any questions please email us:

Athletic Union 

If you are an AU member, please contact your AU staff for more information.  

Other queries 

You can get in touch with us at  

If you have left Keele for the Christmas period, we will continue to support your fitness journey during, so please make sure you keep an eye on these pages, the University wellbeing pages and our social media channels. On these you’ll be able to access some of your favourite classes, home workouts, challenges, & wellbeing tips – so make sure you give us a follow if you don’t already. 

Thank you again for all your support & understanding. 

December membership offer 2020. Just £10 for 20 days in December.
Available to all Keele Staff and Students, until 13 December 2020.

This £10 membership is available to all Keele Students and Staff for use of the gym only, in available slots. These can be booked online ahead of your session. Only available until 13 December 2020. Please ensure you read the Sports Centre Terms and conditions.

Our gym membership offer

Our gym membership offers everything you need to incorporate fitness into your life, whether you have specific performance goals or just want to be active and healthy. As a member of our student-friendly gym community you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • A free online induction
  • Access to over 10 classes per week included in your membership
  • A free personalised fitness programme
  • Advice and support to help you reach your goals from our qualified fitness instructors

Plus, there's NO joining fee when you sign up!

UNIversal gym membership

If you take out our annual gym membership, you also get the BUCS UNIversal membership. This means when you're at home, you can use your local university gym for free! 

Over 100 Universities across the country are now partnered with us and signed up to this scheme. For more information about the UNIversal gym scheme please come into the sports centre and speak to our staff or visit the BUCS website to find out what gyms are signed up!

PLEASE NOTE: UNIversal gym access will currently be subject to individual institution restriction.

Opening times

Mon/Tue/Thur  9.45am-9.45pm
Wed/Fri  1pm-6.30pm
Sat/Sun  10.30am-4.15pm


Gym memberships (including classes)

Staff and student academic year all inclusive


Staff and student full year all inclusive   


Concession full year all inclusive


Standard full year all inclusive


Staff and student 3 months all inclusive


Standard 3 months all inclusive


Concession 3 months all inclusive


Staff and Student 1 month all inclusive


Concession 1 month all inclusive (Not currently available)


Standard 1 month all inclusive (Not currently available)



Basic gym memberships

 Student and staffConcessionStandard
Pay as you go (not currently available) £4.50/Session £5.00/Session £5.50/Session

How to join

If you require an induction please watch the online induction video.

If taking part in online classes, please read our Online Health Commitment Statement.

There's NO joining fee when you sign up and non-contractual memberships are available (in other words we don't do direct debit and therefore won't tie you in to a 12 month contract if you'd prefer to try a shorter membership)

Please call us on 01782 733368 if you have any questions

Sports Centre Gym

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