The Markin Center offers three membership options for Bradley alumni. To be eligible for an alumni membership to the Markin Center, you must be classified as a Bradley alumnus or alumna, the spouse of an alumnus or alumna with an active membership, must be a donor to the University within the last year or do so prior to obtaining membership, and must agree to and sign documentation policies, procedures and expectations of alumni pass holders. Violations will result in forfeiture of the pass with no refund.
The membership options are as follows:
Annual membership: $40 per month, paid in one $480 installment
6 month membership: $45 per month, paid in a $270 installment every 6 months
Monthly membership: $50 per month, paid each month
**Each member must also pay a one-time $20 fee to obtain an alumni membership ID. **Alumni with an active membership are allowed to bring one guest per day at a fee of $5.
Alumni not wishing to purchase a membership can purchase a daily pass at a fee of $5. However, alumni utilizing this option will not be allowed to bring a guest.
Family passes will only be issued to family members of students and faculty/staff that have purchased the Markin privilege for the current year.
Family pass hours while classes are in session are Monday-Friday 6-9 a.m. and Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
A guest pass will be issued to a person who enters the facility with a Bradley student, faculty or staff member. Family pass holders are not allowed the privilege of bringing guests to the Markin Center.
Guest passes are sold for $5 per person.
If guests want to attend a fitness class, they must pay the $2 fee for the class in addition to the guest pass fee.
Each student, faculty or staff member may bring only one guest per visit.
Guests must be 18 years old or older. Proof of age is required.
The student, faculty or staff member must present a valid Bradley ID when purchasing a guest pass in the Campus Recreation office, Markin Center 120.
Each student, faculty or staff member is responsible for the actions of his/her guest while in the Markin Center and must accompany the guest at all times. If a guest is not accompanied by his/her host, the guest will be asked to leave the Markin Center.
Alumni members can purchase half-lockers, when available, according to the following fee schedule:
Annual half-locker: $60
6 Month half-locker: $35
Single month half-locker: $7
**Locker availability is subject to change. Locker purchase cannot exceed the duration of the membership, i.e. an alumni with a monthly membership cannot purchase a 6 month locker.
If you are interested in applying for membership to the Markin Center, please complete the application.
Various recreational spaces in the Markin Center can be reserved by Bradley University students, faculty, staff and student organizations for university events. Facility space requests can be made by submitted the electronic form on the campus rec homepage. Please allow up to 10 business days for processing. Rental fees and support service fees may be charged based on the event.