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Active Living

Drop-in and short-term memberships

We offer limitless possibilities for drop-in fitness and impromptu fun. Whether you want to workout, shoot some hoops, play squash, or go climbing, there is something for everyone!

Drop-in sports provide an easy way to stay active. Free for UVic students, staff & faculty, CARSA provides an opportunity to play and try a variety of sports year-round.

For questions about memberships, passes and services please read our FAQ or contact the CARSA Membership Services Desk at 250-472-4000.

Special offers

Vikes Fit Plus Trial Membership

Interested in trying a CARSA membership? Enjoy the benefits of the Vikes Fit Plus membership for seven days for only $20. Your week-long trial begins on the day you purchase it and is valid for seven consecutive days.
This one-time purchase option will allow you to sample what is available at Vikes Active Living.

Purchase membership

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services.

Bring a friend! 😎

From March 15 – June 15, bring a friend to CARSA or McKinnon Gym for free! Share everything you love most about your gym with a friend.

With your Vikes (Fit/Fit Plus/All-in/Climb) membership, use the free one-day bring-a-friend promo and let a friend take advantage of everything your membership has to offer.

Students, staff, alumni, and community members are all welcome. No coupon is required, just bring your pal and stop by membership services to register and sign-in.

Short-term memberships

Need a shorter membership for our facilities? We have you covered.

CARSA one month

Get a one-month membership to different CARSA facilities and programs.

CARSA Fitness Weight Centre, McKinnon Pool and Ian Stewart Complex drop-in activities$75
Group Fitness$90
Purchase membership

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services.

Climbing one month

Scale new heights! Come and climb at CARSA with our one month climbing membership!

Climbing one month$75
Purchase membership

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services.

View the climbing info page.

Squash one month

Interested in playing squash? Come and play at CARSA with our one month squash membership!

Squash one month$55
Purchase membership

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services.

View the squash info page.

McKinnon and Ian Stewart Complex only

Adult

4 months$100
8 months$200
12 months$273

Youth (age 14–18)

4 months$80
8 months$160
12 months$218

Child (age 6–13)

4 months$60
8 months$120
12 months$164
Purchase membership

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services.

Drop-in passes

Don’t have a membership and want to use our facilities try a fitness program? Or, if you have a membership and want to use a different part of our facilities—drop-in passes are for you.

View available Vikes Active Living drop-in activities like squash, weights, volleyball, basketball, hockey, swimming and more.

Group Fitness

We offer drop-in for our Group Fitness programs.

Member$10
Non-member$20
Purchase pass

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services to purchase your drop-in pass.

View group fitness programs and schedule.

CARSA Fitness Weight Centre

We offer drop-in for the CARSA Fitness Weight Centre.

Member$10
Non-member$15
Purchase pass

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services to purchase your drop-in pass.

View Fitness Weight Centre information.

CARSA Climbing Centre

We offer drop-in for the CARSA Climbing Centre.

Member$10
Non-member$15
Purchase pass

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services to purchase your drop-in pass.

View climbing programs and schedule.

CARSA family pricing

Drop-in for CARSA activities.

Non-members

Family (2 adults + 2 children)$30
Youth (age 14–18)$10
Child (age 6–13)$7
Child (5 and under)-
Purchase pass

Or visit us at CARSA Membership Services to purchase your drop-in pass.

McKinnon and Ian Stewart Complex

Members

Access to McKinnon and ISC is included with all memberships.

Non-members

Adult$7.75
Family (2 adults + 2 children)$15
Youth (age 14–18)$7
Child (age 6–13)$4

Visit us at CARSA Membership Services to purchase your drop-in pass.

Prices effective as of May 2, 2022. All membership prices include GST.