Allied organizations are those organizations closely associated with the University that support specific aspects of the University’s programs and those governmental/professional and technical organizations or agencies whose activities contribute directly to the University’s programs.
Allied organizations are determined by the University’s Office of Public Engagement. View a complete list of allied organizations.
By presenting a valid UIUC Allied Organization Staff Identification card in conjunction with a photo identification, an Allied Organization staff member can purchase a membership at faculty/staff rate.
Tenants of Research Park receive a Research Park Card from their employer. Tenants must present this card to purchase a membership at the faculty/staff rate.
Religious Workers’ Association (RWA)
Paying members of the RWA are eligible to purchase a membership at the faculty/staff rate. The RWA provides Campus Recreation a list of current members. Those presenting state-issued identification and on the list provided by RWA are eligible. Please contact RWA treasurer if you are not on Campus Recreation’s list.
The requirements and privileges for Allied/Research Park/RWA match those of faculty/staff.
Current full and part time Illinois employees are eligible to purchase Campus Recreation memberships. To purchase a membership, the employee must present his/her valid i-card to Member Services. If the employee is Extra Help and does not have an i-card, they must present a recent pay stub and state-issued photo ID during business hours (M-F 8:30-5 pm) so Campus Rec may verify current employment with University Personnel.
OLLI scholars are eligible to purchase Campus Recreation memberships as an Affiliate at the Affiliate rate. To purchase a membership, the employee must present his/her valid OLLI i-card to Member Services.