Recreational Sports at USC offers the membership types listed below.  All memberships receive access to both the HSC Fitness Center and the Lyon Center.

Prior to facility use all members, even students, are required to fill out a waiver.  All waivers must be  completed online (*anyone under 18 must have a parent or guardian’s signature. Use this form).  Instructions on how to login to the membership portal can be found here.

Membership Types
USC students receive a free membership when they are registered for classes.  During the summer session, continuing USC students not registered for classes must buy a summer membership for the gym. This pass can be purchased in the online membership portal.

Staff / Faculty
USC Staff and Faculty receive a discounted gym membership each semester or have access to purchase our annual* membership packages which offer some savings. Pricing and packages can be viewed under the pricing guide or on the online membership portal.

Affiliates (Alumni)
USC Alumni have access to the Lyon center for discounted rates each semester or through the purchase of the annual membership packages for some savings.  Pricing and packages can be viewed under the pricing guide or on the online membership portal.  Students become recognized as alumni on May 16 of each spring as long as they are graduating on a regular schedule and must purchase a membership in order to continue using the Recreational Sports facilities. The fall date is December 16 and summer is August 16.  If a student is registered for even 1 unit, they will receive access to the gym for free. 

Guest / Non-Affiliates
Are you a friend, family member, spouse or just a fan of USC? Do you live in the community and find us a convenient facility for your fitness needs?  You are welcome to purchase a membership to the Lyon Center or HSC Fitness center (view pricing guide for pass pricing other than week-long) $40/week or $15 for a day pass. We also offer annual* membership packages which offer some savings. View the pricing guide for more information or visit the online membership portal.

*Annual memberships can be purchased from July 16 - September 30 of each calendar year.  
All membership types and store items must be paid in full when purchased.


Gym Access

All gym members are required to show an ID card while entering the gym.

Students, staff and faculty are required to show their USC ID card to enter the facility.

Affiliate/Alumni members will be issued a guest pass and must show that upon entry.

Anyone who forgets their ID receives one free look-up on the computer per semester. The second look-up is $10. Three or more look-ups is $15, the cost of a day pass.