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Memberships at the Preston Center

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Have More Questions?

Contact Kate Comley, Aquatics & Memberships Coordinator

For more information regarding memberships, please contact our Aquatics & Memberships Coordinator, Kate Comley, at (270)745-4180. You can also visit the Campus Rec & Wellness Office located on the 2nd Floor of the Preston Center


Getting in the building

All users must have an ID

All members must have an ID to enter the building. Only current WKU F/S & Students may use their WKU 800#'s. All others will be assigned a Preston Only 500#, and must purchase a $10 Preston Only ID card. There is a $20 replacement fee for all lost or stolen IDs.



Where should you park?

Preston Center members who are not enrolled as students, and who are not employed by the university are eligible to purchase a Preston Center Parking Permit at $10 per semester (Fall, Spring, and Summer). The parking permits must be purchased at WKU Parking and Transportation. For further details, please contact Parking and Transportation at (270)745-2361.

Preston Center Guest Passes & Group Passes

Guest Passes

Guest passes cost $5 per guest, per day.

Adult members may purchase guest passes for non-members.

The guest pass is not transferable.

Each pass is valid for one operational day.

A member and their guest may return during the same business day with their receipt and photo ID.

Dependent children, under the age of 18, holding memberships are not eligible to purchase guest passes.

The sponsoring member must accompany guests. All sponsoring members and their guest(s), 18 and over, must provide a photo I.D. which will be kept for the duration of their visit.

A member may sponsor no more than two guests at one time.

Individuals may enter the facility as a guest no more than five times per semester.

Effective January 1, 2010: Faculty, staff, and part-time students may purchase a guest pass, without a sponsoring member, with a valid WKU ID Card for $5 per visit.

Group Passes (Summer Only)

University-sponsored groups may request approval for daily guest passes during the summer that allow for access to the pool, gym, track, and weight room (for those 14 years and older). These passes are available for five dollars per person/per day and will allow groups to use the facility during regular operational hours. Guests may return throughout the day with their receipts. Requests should be received at least two weeks prior to the anticipated arrival date of the group. Guest passes may be paid at the time of the visit or through inter-account billing by the sponsoring university department.


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 Last Modified 12/12/22