Deas Hall Membership
Priority Use: The primary purpose of Deas Hall is to provide instructional support for students in the Department of Health, Exercise and Sport Science (HESS), along with their college intramural, club, and recreational athletic activities. Next in priority to use facility are faculty and staff personnel. Students, faculty and staff are considered “priority users.”
Membership: Based upon availability, individuals, 18 years and older, wishing to use Deas Hall who are not listed as a priority user may apply for membership. These individuals are considered “members.”
- Read and agree to these policies and procedures.
- Complete a Deas Hall Membership Application.
- Read and sign the Deas Hall Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk form.
- Complete the Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire (PAR-Q).
Fees: The membership fee is $100.00 per semester. Semesters begin January 1, May 1 and September 1. A new membership card must be purchased on or before dates noted and may be obtained from the First Floor Equipment Room in Deas Hall. All new members shall complete required paperwork and will be given a dated membership card.
- Members are governed by current college and building regulations, and by specific instruction for individual facilities within the building.
- Entrance to Deas Hall is through the front lobby only.
- Members are required to show current membership card upon entrance.
Indentification: Members are expected to have a picture ID and current membership card when using Deas Hall. Be prepared to show it to a staff member when entering the building.
Children: Dependents (e.g., children) of members are not permitted to use Deas Hall.
Guests: Guests of members are not permitted in Deas Hall.
Locker Rooms and Lockers: Deas Hall has locker rooms designated for male and female faculty/staff and male and female students. There is no fee to use a locker; however, lockers must be registered in the First Floor Equipment Room, and you must provide your own lock. You may keep your locker from August through April; there is an annual locker clean out in May.
Please be courteous to others and clean up after yourself. Do not store food, drinks, alcohol, drugs or weapons in lockers.
Deas Hall is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
Towels: Deas Hall does not have a towel service.
Sports & Fitness Equipment: Deas Hall has a variety of equipment available for check-out. Present your Deas Hall Membership card to the Equipment Room; your card will be returned when equipment is returned.
Excerpted from from Policy Memorandum 3, Use of Deas Hall, 27 February 1997.