Campus Recreation offers several membership options for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and their families.  To access the CRC, you must have a BuzzCard and have a current membership. 

Membership Rates



1 Week

1 Month

3+ Months (Per Month)

Primary Members

GT Students: 4+ Credit Hours

Included in Mandatory Student Fee

GT Students: Co-Op, Intern, Part-Time, Cross-Enrolled, Returning Non-Students

Included in Voluntary Student Fee

GT Employees / Retirees / Affiliates




GT Alumni




Family Members and Plus One*

Spouse / Partner






Included in Primary Membership

Plus One




GT Department Sponsored

GT Workshops, REUs, & Conferences Services Guests+




*Each CRC Primary Member may purchase a CRC Family Membership for their spouse or partner, dependent children under age 18 years old to which they are the legal parent or guardian, and/or one unique person age 18 years or older.
+ GT Departments may sponsor individuals for membership. Contact for additional information. GT Conference Services guests age 18 or older staying in GT Conference Services housing are eligible for membership at the CRC during their stay on campus. Your BuzzCard/GT Access Card and a government-issued photo ID is required at the time of purchase.

Guest & Day Passes

Price per day



Employees / Retirees / Affiliates




Department Sponsored Guests+


+ GT Departments may sponsor individuals for membership. Contact for additional information. GT Conference Services guests age 18 or older staying in GT Conference Services housing are eligible for membership at the CRC during their stay on campus. Your BuzzCard/GT Access Card and a government-issued photo ID is required at the time of purchase.

Student CRC Access

Student Access to the CRC is included in the Georgia Tech CRC Mandatory or Voluntary Fee. For more information or to pay your voluntary fee, please visit the Bursar’s website.

Semester Enrolled First Day of CRC Access First Day of Classes Last Day of CRC Access
Summer 2018 Thursday, May 10, 2018 Monday, May 14, 2018 Sunday, August 19, 2018
Fall 2018 Thursday, August 16, 2018 Monday, August 20, 2018 Sunday, January 6, 2019
Spring 2019 Thursday, January 3, 2019 Monday, January 7, 2019 Sunday, May 12, 2019
Summer 2019 Thursday, May 9, 2019 Monday, May 13, 2019 Sunday, August 18, 2019
Fall 2019 Thursday, August 15, 2019 Monday, August 19, 2019 Sunday, January 5, 2020
Spring 2020 Thursday, January 2, 2020 Monday, January 6, 2020  


Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I purchase my membership?

Memberships can be purchased for primary members, family members, and plus ones at the Member Services Desk in person.


Can I use payroll deduction?

Yes. All benefits eligible employees of Georgia Tech can sign up for payroll deduction of their membership. There is a 3 month minimum to enroll in Payroll Deduction. To cancel payroll deduction, please submit the completed payroll deduction cancellation form to You may also bring the completed form with you to the CRC and present it to the Member Services desk.


Can I receive a refund because I did not use the CRC?

Campus Recreation does not offer refunds for lack of use or low frequency of use of the CRC facilities, programs or services.

Campus Recreation does not offer refunds for periods in which the CRC is closed, including, but not limited to, campus closures, holidays, periods between semesters, or for maintenance. Hours of operation may be found at


Do I qualify as a Georgia Tech Affiliate?

It depends. Affiliates are guests of Georgia Tech or a member of an affiliated organization participating in activities that support our Institute's mission and require access to our internal IT systems. Please see for more information.


Where can I park?

GT Annual Permit Holders park in the W10 deck prior to 8:00am and after 4:30pm during the week, and from 4:30pm Friday to 8:00am Monday on weekends.

GT Alumni may purchase a special temporary permit only at the CRC Member Services desk for $18/month for the W06 zone. A CRC membership is required, the alumnus may not be a current GT student or employee, may not be eligible for a GT Annual Permit, and must be purchased in 3+ months increments.

The Area 3 visitors lot located across from the CRC on Ferst drive is available for hourly parking. For more information on parking and campus transportation, please visit


If I start my membership in the middle of the month, do I have to pay full price for that month?

No. All memberships begin from the date of purchase.  For example, a one-month membership starting on July 8th will expire on August 7th.


How do I get a membership for my spouse/partner?

Spouses may be added to any membership after the spouse has obtained a BuzzCard. A spouse may not have a membership without a primary member (a Georgia Tech student, employee, affiliate, or alumni) having a valid membership. 


Can I purchase a membership for my child(ren)?

You do not need to because it is included in your primary membership. Each person who has a current membership may add their dependent minors (children) under the age of 18, to whom they are the legal parent or guardian, to their membership at no cost. A parent or legal guardian must sign a liability waiver for their children to be added to their membership or enter as a guest. A parent or legal guardian must remain with children at all times while using the CRC.


I am a student, but currently on co-op, part-time, cross-enrolled, or not enrolled for the current semester, can I still use CRC?

Yes. For membership to the CRC, please go to the Bursar's Office and pay the Voluntary Student Fee for the current semester. Student access to CRC expires the Sunday before the first day of a new semester.


I am a student, when does my access start to CRC?

Student access to the CRC (via mandatory or voluntary student fees) begins 4 days prior to the start of the term and ends 1 day prior to the start of the following term.


My department is hosting a workshop/REU/Conference, can our attendees use the CRC?

Yes. Many departments sponsor their workshop, REU and conference participants age 18 years or older for membership at the CRC. Payment may be made by department or individual participants. Contact us via email to arrange for your participants to enjoy the CRC.


What if my question isn’t listed here?

For additional questions about membership eligibility or to schedule a tour of our world-class facility, please call the Member Services desk at 404.385.PLAY (7529) or