Pride Recreation Center
- 17th Street and Melrose Avenue
- tel: 610-499-1323
- fax: 610-499-1029
- tel: 610-499-1321
- Assistant Director
- tel: 610-499-1322
- Recreational Coordinator
- tel: 610-499-1257
Student Manager Office
- tel: 610-499-1323
- tel: 610-499-8412
Membership, Pride Recreation Center
Zumba at the Pride Recreation Center
Rita Sharma '13 works her fellow Widener students into a sweat during her Zumba class at the Pride Recreation Center.
Climbing to the Top
RA Michelle Callaghan '13 brought her residents to the Pride Recreation Center so they could try their hands at scaling Widener's 24-foot rock wall.
The Pride Recreation Center is free of charge for Widener University staff, students,
administration, faculty and retirees. Some services, such as undergraduate intramurals
and special events/programs, may have a fee. Spouses and domestic partners of full-time
faculty, administrative and support staff are eligible to utilize the facility for
an annual fee of $60.00. All interested employee spouses or domestic partners must
complete a Widener University-Pride Recreation Center Registration/Informed Consent and Release Form, if necessary, a Widener University Medical Clearance Form must also be completed and signed by a physician before being cleared to use the
facility. If you are unable to download the required forms, they are also available
at the Pride Recreation Center. The completed forms must be returned to the Pride
Recreation Center in a sealed envelope clearly marked personal/confidential and addressed:
"Attention: Director/Assistant Director, Pride Recreation Center." All completed forms
will be reviewed.
Once cleared to use the facility, all spouses/domestic partners will receive a Pride Recreation Center Clearance ticket signed by the Pride Recreation Center Director and/or Assistant Director. Spouses/Domestic partners will then proceed with this clearance ticket to the Campus Safety office inside Lipka Hall to obtain a photo ID card and make their $60.00 payment BEFORE using the facility. PLEASE NOTE: There may be up to one week of turn around time from original submission date for all spouse or domestic partner requests.
Widener University alumni do not have access to the facility. The Pride Recreation Center does NOT have a guest policy or issue guest passes.
No children or guests are permitted in any workout area.