UWS Sport operate a gym within the Paisley Campus. It is located on Level 3 of the Students’ Union building. The gym offers a wide range of equipment and our staff are on hand to help you reach your fitness goals.
The gym and exercise classes are available for anyone to use, you don't need to be a UWS student or a member of staff, and everyone is welcome.
The gym caters for all fitness interests and abilities, and the wide range of facilities available including a cardio zone, abs and core area, fitness classes, free weights zone, functional training area and a resistance training area. Facilities also include onsite shower and changing areas.
The gym boasts a wide range of equipment including, Star Trac cardio machines, a wide range of resistance machines, barbells and dumbbells. In addition to this the gym facilities include functional areas comprising a range of equipment including boxing bags and suspension training stations.
All UWS students benefit from free membership. Other facility users can access the gym using a pay-as-you-go model or if you intend on using the gym on a regular basis we have a range of memberships starting from just £10 per month.
University of the West of Scotland welcomes our students, staff and wider community to access our gym facilities. The University provides free membership to all students and offers amazing value memberships for our staff and wider community.
Students can complete the membership process through MyDay by clicking here. Select the Fitness & Sport tab then your preferred campus and click the ‘Join Gym Now’ highlighted in the red box and complete the attached form. You should report to the gym staff on your first visit to activate your Gym Membership.
UWS staff can benefit from a range of memberships highlighted below. Staff can also join online through our salary deduction scheme. The salary deduction scheme allows you to pay for your gym membership from your monthly salary. You can complete the membership process through the UWS staff website, UWS Connect, and click the Gym Membership link within core systems. On completion of the attached form our gym team will liaise with payroll to set up your membership payment. Click here to activate your Gym Membership.
UWS Sport has a wide range of memberships available to our wider community which includes pay as you go, monthly and annual pass. Please view current membership options below.
UWS Sport also provides discounted memberships for UWS Alumni, OAPs, students from other institutions, along with junior and corporate memberships.