Recreational Sports offers a variety of membership options to different constituent groups to help you with your fitness needs!

McComas Hall Memberships

Current Virginia Tech faculty, staff, and emeritus faculty are eligible for a McComas Hall membership. Existing long-term guest/dependent cards for War Memorial Gym are NOT valid for guest access to McComas Gym. Employees pay the same price for a McComas membership as students do in tuition.

If you aren't sure if a McComas Hall membership is for you, you may schedule a tour of the facility and receive a free seven day trail membership by emailing recsports@vt.edu.

Cost
Employees pay the same for membership as students. These rates are subject to change annually based on the current comprehensive student fee structure. For the 2016-17 academic year, the rates are:

  • Full year (Fall '16 through Summer Session II '17): $481.50
  • Single semester (Fall, Spring, or Summer Session I + II): $160.50 each

Purchase

  • Go online to connect.recsports.vt.edu
  • Click “Memberships & Group X Passes”
  • Sign in using your Virginia Tech PID and password
  • Select the McComas Gym membership
  • Click “Add to cart”
  • Checkout! You can use credit card, debit card, or payroll deduction* online. Cash and checks are accepted in Recreational Sports business office AFTER candidate has registered online.

*Payroll deduction is only available to full-time employees but you must enroll by the 5th of the month prior to the start of the semester. McComas memberships cannot be refunded and payroll deduction cannot be cancelled unless employment with the university has ended.

Alumni

Alumni of Virginia Tech are eligible for access to War Memorial Hall. Alumni registration forms must be renewed annually before the start of the fall semester at the Recreational Sports business office. 

Apply

  • Alumnus must visit the Recreational Sports business office during normal business hours with a photo identification (i.e. driver’s license) to verify eligibility.
  • A Recreational Sports staff member will contact the alumni office to verify the status of the candidate.
  • The candidate will complete the appropriate registration form with the Recreational Sports staff member.
  • Upon completion of all appropriate forms, the candidate will be given a verification form allowing access to the facility for that day only.
  • The candidate will need to take the verification form to the Hokie Passport office and pay a $15 processing fee to obtain a recreation passport photo ID card for subsequent visits.

Long-term Guests + Dependents (16 + older)

Long-term guests and dependents of employees, retirees, alumni, and students are eligible for access to War Memorial Hall. Registration forms must be renewed annually before the start of the fall semester at the Recreational Sports business office. Only one long-term guest may be sponsored per valid Virginia Tech idenitifcation holder.

Apply

  • The long-term guest/dependent must visit the Recreational Sports business office with their proposed sponsor during normal business hours with a valid photos identification (i.e. driver's license) to verify eligibility.
    • A long-term guest must be at least 18 years old and able to prove they are a legal resident of the same household as the sponsor. An official document with both names and the same address must be presented OR two documents (one for each individual) may be used as long as they both reference the same address.. Acceptable documents include a residential lease, utility bills, bank statement, or driver's license (or other office identification card) bear the name and address.
    • Dependents must be claimed as dependents on their sponsor's tax forms in order to qualifty.
  • The candidate and sponsor will complete the appropriate forms with a Recreational Sports staff member, indicating that the sponsor assumes full financial and legal responsibility for their guest/dependent.
  • After completing the required registration forms, the candidate will take the verification form to the Hokie Passport office, present personal identification that includes birth date (e.g., driver's license, birth certficate, etc.), pay a $15 processing fee, and obtain a recreation passport card for access to the gym.

Dependents (15 + under)

Dependents of employes, retirees, alumni, and student are eligible for access to War Memorial Hall. Dependents must be claimed as dependents on their parents' tax forms in order to qualify.

Apply

  • Dependents must visit the Recreational Sports business office with their proposed sponsor during normal business hours.
  • The dependent will complete the appropriate form with a Recreational Sports staff member.
  • Upon completion of all appropriate registration forms, Recreational Sports will issue the dependent a recreation passport card for access.