Rec Center FAQ's
Q: Are University Affiliates, Alumni, or General Community eligible to enroll for payroll deduction?
A: No, all participants must be employed by Texas A&M International University.
Q: Is there a deadline to enroll for payroll deduction?
A: Faculty and staff are eligible to enroll anytime during the year.
Q: How soon can I use the Recreational Sports facilities after I sign up with the payroll deduction program?
A: Immediately upon submitting your registration packet to the Rec. Sports Department.
Q: Are students eligible for the payroll deduction plan?
A: No, students Recreational Sports fee are included in their tuition payment.
Q: Can I have my account deducted for my spouse?
A: Yes, your account can be deducted for your spouse. Please indicate on the payroll deduction form under Spouse Membership Options.
Q: What if I no longer want to participate in the payroll deduction program?
A: You must visit the Rec. Sports Information Desk to complete the payroll deduction cancellation forms. You will not receive a refund for the current month.
Q: Can the purchase of my locker and/or Personal Training be included in the Payroll Deduction program?
A: No. These are separate fees not included in a regular Rec Sports membership.
Q: Who is eligible to participate in Group Aerobic Classes?
A: Anyone with a valid Rec Sports membership.
Q: If I am an enrolled student and a university employee, do I have to purchase a membership?
A: No. Recreational Sports fees are included in the tuition payment.
Q: When does the Rec Sports membership expire for a 9-month Faculty member that has enrolled in the payroll deduction program?
A: Membership will expire on May 31st; if they wish to continue their membership, summer memberships are available, but not eligible for payroll deduction.
Q: Is payroll deduction available to part-time University employees?
A: No. Payroll deduction is only available to full-time benefits eligible employees.
Q: What are the benefits of obtaining a Rec Sports Membership?
A: Access to the Recreation Center Facility, Group Fitness Classes, personal training, nutrition program, state of the art cardio machines, a well-designed Weight Room, two basketball courts and a staff that is passionate, energetic and committed to creating a positive Rec Sports experience.