Community Membership

A community membership pass costs $150 a year per member and includes access to the following areas:

Dotti M. Shelton Learning Commons has a vast collection of books, periodicals, and digital sources for a member to utilize. The library is also a member of a consortia of college libraries and can request a book from another area if they do not have a particular book on campus. Learn more

The Broyhill Wellness Center, located in the Cannon Student Center, features cardio equipment (exercise bikes, stair stepper, treadmill), Nautilus weight training equipment, and exercise balls for core training.

Hours of Operation:
Monday–Sunday: 6 a.m.–midnight (while classes are in session)

The Arthur Student Recreation Complex has a full gym floor, Cybex Equipment (weight training), and a climbing wall (open on specified nights).

Hours of Operation:
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

The Rhea-Lyons Indoor Swimming Pool is located in the Williams Physical Education Center.

Spring Semester Hours of Operation:

  • Monday: 8–9 a.m., 1:30–2:30 p.m., 6:30–8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8–9 a.m., 12–1 p.m., 6:30–8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8–9 a.m., 1:30–2:30 p.m., 6:30–8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8–9 a.m., 12–1 p.m., 6:30–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8–9 a.m., 12:30–1:30 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed
The pool will be closed during all Lees-McRae holidays and breaks. View the academic schedule

The Arthur - Lauritsen - Sanders Track provides a space for running and walking with a beautiful mountain view.

The Outdoor Tennis Courts are a great space to practice your tennis skills and enjoy the cool mountain weather.

Purchasing a Membership

To purchase a community membership you may stop by the Student Development Office, located in the Cannon Student Center, and fill out the membership paperwork to receive your community member ID. The membership is valid for one year from the date of purchase.

Purchase or renew your community membership

PLEASE NOTE: Online payments are accepted by e-check, MasterCard, VISA, Discover and American Express. A service fee of 2.7% is applied to all credit/debit card transactions. E-check/ACH transactions can be made with no service fee.

Contact Information

Denise Dyer
Manager of Housing
Phone: 828-898-3368