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University of Birmingham offers membership at the Sport & Fitness club on campus (gym, swim, squash) and Tiverton Gym, on Tiverton Road in Selly Oak (gym only).

Student memberships must be purchased online, you will not be able to buy a membership from reception. All memberships are subject to availability.

To purchase a student membership, you will need to log in to Join Online using your student email address (e.g. and your PIN. You can request your PIN by following the ‘Forgotten your PIN’ link which will generate a new one to your student email address.

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    Purchase or renew your membership online

    Please use your University email address to log in. If you don’t have a PIN yet, follow the forgotten your PIN link.

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    Membership Types

    There are gym, swim and squash memberships at Sport & Fitness which is situated on campus (O7 on the campus map). 

    Tiverton Gym, located in Selly Oak, offers gym only membership.

    If you are renewing a membership you have previously held, or if you are purchasing a new membership, please select from the range of available memberships at either Sport & Fitness or Tiverton Gym. Please note, all memberships are single site only. 

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    Classes can be purchased separately online. You do not need a membership in order to buy classes. 

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    Induction & Stay Safe Guidance

    Once you have purchased a membership, visit the Stay Safe page for either Sport & Fitness or Tiverton Gym, depending on which membership you have, to familiarise yourself with the safety procedures in place.

    There are a number of things which will affect your visit, so please make sure you understand what is required of you. Please note, you will not be able to visit Sport & Fitness without a valid booking. You must make all bookings online, this cannot be done at reception.







    If you have purchased a gym membership for either Sport & Fitness or Tiverton Gym, please ensure you have watched the gym induction and stay safe induction video relevant to your membership before using the facility for the first time. This is a requirement of the Terms & Conditions of Membership.








To help you choose which membership to buy, take a look around both Sport & Fitness which is located on campus, and Tiverton Gym which is located in Selly Oak (a 15 minute walk from campus), by viewing the virtual tours below. You can also click on the orange tags to show what Covid-19 safety measures have been put in place on each site.

At Sport & Fitness, you can discover the gym, 50m swimming pool, glass-back squash courts and a range of classes. Please note, Tiverton Gym is a gym-only membership option. All memberships are single site only. 

Student Membership Prices

Student short term memberships are now available at both Sport & Fitness and Tiverton Gym. Please note, all memberships are single-site only.

All memberships are subject to availability.


1 Month Memberships

Peak Gym & Swim – £40

Off Peak Gym & Swim – £30

Peak Squash – £20


2 Month Memberships

Gym & Swim: Peak £68 / Off Peak £44

Gym: Peak: £57 / Off Peak £36

Swim: Peak £54 / Off Peak £36

Five Day Peak Gym (Wednesday – Sundays only) £44

Peak Squash – £38


Monday – Friday: 6am – 10.30pm

Weekends, Bank Holidays and University Closed Days: 7am – 8pm


Off Peak Hours (Gym & Swim)

Monday – Friday: 6 – 11.30am, 1.30 – 3.30pm, 8 – 10.30pm

Saturdays: 7 – 8.30am, 1 – 8pm

Sundays all off peak

My payment keeps failing whilst trying to buy a membership, what should I do?

There are a number of reasons why payment could be failing at the purchasing stage of your membership:

  • If you are using an international payment card – if at all possible, please use a UK payment card
  • If you have any special characters in your name such as an apostrophe this could cause an error in the system

If you are unable to complete payment, please email and include in the email: your full name, your student ID number, the name of your bank and country it is based, the membership you are trying to buy (e.g. peak gym at Sport & Fitness) and a screenshot of the error message if possible.

If you think payment may have gone through but it is not showing online, please include in your email the last 4 digits of the long card number you are trying to pay with.

Does my gym membership allow me to use the gym at Tiverton Gym and Sport & Fitness?

No, all memberships are single site only.

How do I join online?


Ensure you are using your student email address (e.g. and your 4 digit PIN. If you don’t know your PIN, click the ‘Forgotten your PIN?’ link on the login page and a new one will be emailed to you. You can also watch this video to see how to get a new PIN online.

Will I get a membership card?

No, your student card is your membership card once you have an active membership. Please note, you will need to swipe in and out of the building for Track & Trace purposes, therefore, if you do not have your membership card with you, you will not be permitted access into the building.

Can I upgrade my membership?

Depending on availability, you can upgrade your membership at any time by emailing

Can I downgrade my membership?

Once student members are outside of their 14 day cooling off period, you’re unable to downgrade your membership.

Can I suspend my membership?

Students are unable to suspend their membership except for medical circumstances (documentation is required to

Where can I find the Terms & Conditions?

  • Once you have purchased a membership, or booked a Pay & Go activity online, please ensure you check the Stay Safe page for the facility you are using. These guidelines are regularly updated in line with Government and University policy changes so we encourage you to check this page before every visit.


  • Book your session in advance; only members who have an advance booking will be permitted access into Sport & Fitness or Tiverton Gym. You can book online or via the UB Sport & Fitness app.


  • Ensure you have your student card; you will not be permitted access into Sport & Fitness or Tiverton Gym without it as you will need to swipe into and out of the building to support the NHS Track & Trace system