students running on treadmills in St. Paul's gym

Student membership

With a gym that is central to University halls, we offer the cheapest multi activity membership in Portsmouth

Give me a gym membership specifically for a University of Portsmouth Student. Give me a gym that is orientated around students. Give me a gym that is central to the University halls and Campus. Give me high quality equipment that I can sweat out my stress on. Give me St. Paul’s Gym. 

Our flexible gym memberships are perfect for your fitness goals this year, whatever happens. With great value for money, opening times that ensure your safety is always paramount, workout with like-minded students, in a facility specifically here for students. Our staff are available throughout our opening times to ensure you’ll always have some to talk to, ask questions and offer support. You won’t find that in a 24/7 gym. Sign up now for our all-inclusive gym membership for University of Portsmouth students.

Our facilities are about to get even better, with Ravelin Sports Centre due to open later this year. Be the first on the start line and through the doors.

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50% off St. Paul's gym membership and £50 off sports club membership

Be the first on the starting line - pay only £7.50 per month for your St. Paul's Gym membership until Ravelin Sports Centre opens, getting you 50% off our standard gym membership. When Ravelin Sports Centre your membership will automatically revert to the £22.50 Ultimate membership within Ravelin Sports Centre. What's more if you want to join one of our sports clubs, you'll receive £50 off.

Join now for only £7.50 per month

Don't fancy our Ultimate 50/50 membership, you can still join St. Paul's gym and make your Ravelin Sports Centre decision later. Monthly student gym membership is only £15 per month, no joining fee, no contract just simple access. You'll get the same benefits gym and fitness classes, with great flexibility.

Sign up for one of our health and fitness memberships, get yourself Ravelin ready. No joining fee.

Why you should join us

Lively and social buzz in term time, quiet and peaceful in vacation.

From Cycling to Zumba and Yoga to Kettlebells, there's so much to choose from.

  • We open at 7am so you can get in for a workout and be in the front row by 9am.
  • Flexible so can fit in between lectures and busy periods if work is flexible for you.

  • UOP Sport – Our all in one bookings and information app. Book classes in 3 simple steps, 3 days in advance.

Frequently asked questions

You have full access to the gym anytime and a range of fitness classes, as well as squash courts and a range of discounts on outdoor bookings.

Once you have activated your membership, download our app UOP Sport, use your email and four digit pin to log in then you can book classes as you please. If you need your PIN please speak to any member of staff.

As soon as you have signed up with us, you'll receive a confirmation email and you can access our facilities straight away.

No, your University Student Campus card will be activated when you sign up. This will give you full access to our facilities, including our gym turnstiles and kiosk access point.

If you consider yourself to be a competent gym user you will not be required to book an induction. However, if you are not a confident gym user you can book a free 1 to 1 gym induction with one of our fitness instructors.

To cancel your direct debit membership, please email with your 1 month cancellation notice. 

Yes, we have changing facilities at both St. Paul's Gym and Spinnaker Sports Centre which you can use throughout our opening hours. Each building has shower facilities, toilets and changing areas with some private changing cubicles.

You cannot freeze a 12 month (annual) or 6 month membership, this runs from the day you sign up until 6/12 months later. You can however freeze your direct debit for a maximum of 3 months when you go home for the summer.

We are open weekdays 7:00am – 10:00pm and weekends 08:30 – 6:00pm during our 'Core' opening times (based around term-time). During our 'Non-core' opening times (generally vacation periods) we are open weekdays 07:30am – 9:00pm and weekends 08:30am – 1:30pm (St. Paul's and Langstone only).

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