General Membership Information

HPER Center Membership Eligibility Policies

A. Students:

  1. All full-time undergraduate and graduate students regularly enrolled at UCA are automatically HPER Center members (fees paid with tuition). All student members must possess and present a valid UCA I.D. card.
  2. All part-time undergraduate and graduate students who are 18 years of age and older.
  3. “Concurrent” enrolled students are prohibited from using the HPER Center.

B. Faculty/Staff:

  1. All full-time and part-time faculty and staff are eligible to use the HPER Center. All faculty/staff  must possess and present a valid UCA I. D. card.

C. UCA Retirees:

  1. Faculty and staff who have retired from the university are eligible for HPER membership. All  UCA retirees must possess and present a valid UCA I. D. card.
  2. The retired faculty/staff must present a UCA I.D. card to the HPER office to obtain a membership.
  3. A UCA retiree is any individual who has officially retired and is currently included on the retirement list provided by the Human Resources Department.

D. University Affiliates:

  1. Currently individuals residing or working with the following campus organizations are eligible to purchase a HPER Center membership.
  2. Memberships may be purchased at the same rate as those assessed for fulltime UCA students.
  • ARAMARK
  • Barnes and Noble
  • Oxford American
  • UCA's Recognized Student Organizations (RSO) - employee of half-time or more.

E. Alumni

  1. Must be a member of the UCA Alumni Association

F. Family Memberships:

  1. Student, faculty, staff, retiree, university affiliates and alumni are eligible to purchase memberships for spouses and dependents.
  • Dependents under the age of 18 are eligible to use the Farris Center pool.
  • Dependents 18 to 23 may use the HPER Center.
  1. A family membership card will be issued to each family member (18 years and older) after payment of the fee.
  2. Spouses of students, faculty, staff, retirees, university affiliates and alumni must show their  husband or wife’s UCA I.D. when purchasing a family membership.
  3. Spouses are those persons who are recognized by the State of Arkansas as being legally married.
  4. Dependents are those persons under the age of 23 who reside with student, faculty, staff, retiree, university affiliate or alumni member who rely on the member for their sustenance