Due to recent measures implemented by the Government of Ontario, Carleton Recreation and Athletics will be closing all of our facilities, camps and programs until further notice.

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Please be advised that Carleton University will be requiring proof of full vaccination for children aged 5 to 11 commencing March 14, 2022.

Mandatory vaccination requirements have been in place for all community members 12 years of age and older since September 8, 2021.

Any individual who believes they cannot be vaccinated on medical grounds or other protected grounds recognized by the Ontario Human Rights Code can request an exemption.

Participants under the age of 5 who are not yet eligible to receive their COVID-19 Vaccinations must complete the pre-screening form for their program.

Yearly & Monthly Gym Memberships

For all Membership inquiries please contact our Welcome Centre at 613-520-4480 or in person at our Alumni Hall or Ice House locations.

Annual Memberships Full Year Monthly** Details
All-Inclusive $579 $48.25 See Below
Morning $405 $33.75 Access from 6am to 11:30am
Alumni $463 $38.60 Must present valid student ID card
Non-Carleton Student $492 $41.00 Must present valid student ID card
Swim Only $482 $40.17 Access to Pool and Parking only
Squash Only (Currently Unavailable) $482 $40.17 Access to Squash and Parking only
Senior Raven’s $159 per term (4 months) See Senior Raven’s Membership for further details on access of pool, fitness centre, fitness classes, parking and more.
Winter Walking $27.00 Available Sept 1 – Nov 30 and Jan 1 to March 31 Only. Track will be closed for Events, Exams & Convocation as well as for Junior Ravens Programming offered in the Winter. In case of Track closures the treadmills in the Fitness Centre will be available for use.

* Prices listed above do not include tax

** Monthly rates require a pre-authorized payment plan (Bank Account or Credit Card), withdrawn on the 15th of each month

All inclusive memberships includes access to the Fitness Centre, Pool, Indoor Track, CU Fit classes and early morning and evening parking.

Carleton University Alumni Deals

Once a Raven always a Raven

Discounts available for Alumni and Seniors.
For more information or a quote please contact: 613-520-4480

New Gym Membership Registration

Looking for a new Ottawa gym membership? Look no further! Our staff are committed to ensuring that you get the most value out of your membership.  For first time registrations please:

  • Visit the Welcome Centre in Alumni Hall on weekdays from 6 a.m. – 11 p.m. and weekends from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.;
  • Or call at 613-520-4480 using VISA or MasterCard

Membership application form

Day Passes & Other Passes


Day lockers available for client use.

Please note: Due to COVID lockers are not available.

Day lockers available, 3 hour maximum. No overnight use, please ensure you remove all your belongings at the end of the day as lockers are routinely cleared.

Storage lockers

Withdrawal and Refunds

Camps, Classes, Programs, Aquatics, Leagues & Intramurals

Requests for withdrawal from programs must be given a minimum of 14 days prior to the start of the program.

  • These funds can be applied to the client’s account as a credit, with no administrative fee.
  • These funds can be processed as a refund with an administrative fee of 10% of the program cost (a minimum fee of $10, and a maximum of $50)
  • No cash refunds will be issued.

There will be no refunds issued for cancellations less than 14 days prior to the beginning of any program. Requests for special consideration must be made in writing via the Refund Request Form to the appropriate Coordinator.


Cancellation of memberships for reason of injury or illness is permitted with the provision of a doctor’s note. 30 days advance notice is required for cancellation of a membership due to relocation. Accompanying documentation is required.

Cancellation for all other reasons requires 60 days advance notice. Refunds will be prorated to the date of the withdrawal based on our published fee schedule. An administrative fee of 20% to a maximum of $25 will be applied to any refunds.

Please contact the Welcome Centre at 613-520-4480 or fill out the Cancellation Request Form.

Personal Training Services

Cancellation or refunds of Personal Training Services is only permitted in cases of injury or relocation. Accompanying documentation is required. Refunds are prorated to the number of remaining sessions at the date of withdrawal. The remainder will be refunded, less a $25 administration fee. Please contact the Fitness and Recreation Administrator at personaltraining@carleton.ca

Membership Hold Requests

We will gladly honour membership hold requests for medical reasons, or temporary relocation. Payroll deductions will continue during the hold period.
Hold requests must be submitted in writing (or by email) to the Welcome Center Administrator 10 business days in advance.

Holds will not be processed retroactively.
Members may request a membership hold once per year for a minimum of one month up to a maximum of six months.

For recurring payments, refunds will not be issued for requests within the current billing period. A payment may be required for the first month of your membership after your return (this is not an administrative fee or penalty).

There are no holds for Parking Permits.

Important Membership Information

Please review the details below regarding membership

  • Carleton Athletics memberships are open to the community (14 years of age or older).
  • Membership access includes: use of the Pool and the Fitness Centre.
  • Annual repairs and renovations –Renovations require extended shutdowns in late April and early May. Membership fees are adjusted accordingly and reflect annual shutdown. Please contact the Welcome Centre for details at 613-520-4480.
  • All members must check in at the Welcome Centre when entering the facilities and present a proper ID card. Users must carry a valid ID card with them at all times when using the facility.