Below you'll find answers to the questions we get asked the most about taking part in club sport at the University of Strathclyde.


Q: How much is it to join a sports club?

A: We offer one of the cheapest student sport memberships in Scotland. Please see our How to Join page for details of pricing.

Q: Are there any additional costs?

A: Depending on your choice of sport, some clubs may have additional charges. For example, clubs who train in the Centre for Sport & Recreation charge an extra £2 per visit for use of the facility. Club members with valid Gym card can enter for free. Visit Sports Clubs A-Z for information on extra club charges.

Q: Can I join more than one sports club?

A: Yes! Your Sports Union Membership provides to access to all 53 sports club on campus.

Q: When and how can I purchase a Sports Union membership?

A: Sports Union membership will be available to purchase online from Friday 1st September 2017. You may purchase you Sports Union membership at any point in the academic year.

If you'd rather pay in person, please visit the Sports Union office on level 7 of the Union building.

Q: Where should I pick up my Sports Union card?

A: Once you have purchased your Sports Union membership, please collect your card from the Union Shop on Level 3 of the Students' Association building. If you have any issues collecting your card, please contact ussa.sports@strath.ac.uk to make alternative arrangements.

Q: How do I start a new sports club?

A: Once you've joined the Sports Union, visit Sports Clubs A-Z for information on club training, including location, dates and time. Rock up and enjoy.

Q: Does my Sports Union membership give me access to the University Gym?

A: No. The Sports Union membership is offered separate to the CSR Gym membership. To join the gym please visit their website.

Q: Whom do I contact if I have further questions or feedback on Sports Union membership?

A: Please send an email to ussa.sports@strath.ac.uk and we'll be happy to answer your query.