UWS operate a gym and sport centre on Thornly Park Campus in Paisley. The wide range of facilities include a gym, games hall, synthetic pitches and sports pitches.
The facilities are available for anyone to use, you don't need to be a UWS student or a member of staff, as everyone is welcome.
The facilities available at the Robertson Trust Sports Centre include:
- large sports hall catering for badminton, netball, basketball, table tennis and martial arts
- Three floodlit all-weather pitches for five-a-side football, hockey and other team sports
- Full-size turf pitches and a training area for rugby, football, Gaelic football, American football
- Two-floor gym with a range of CV machines, including treadmills, body trainers, bicycles and rowing machines, all with TV monitors
- A wide range of strength resistance machines for upper and lower body
- Free weights area including barbells, dumbbells, Olympic bars and plates
- Changing and shower facilities for both indoor and outdoor pursuits
- Free parking
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 available 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.