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Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center




Department of Campus Recreation
Located at: 220 19th Street NE
on the BSU Campus

OPC Boathouse Located at: Diamond Point Park

Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center:
Phone: (218) 755-4135
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Phone: (218) 755-2999
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #29
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907


BSU Student Memberships

All BSU students who have paid their student fees and meet minimum enrollment requirements are eligible to utilize the Recreation-Fitness Center free of charge.  However, students enrolled in on-line classes and/or classes not charged full student fees will not be eligible to utilize the Rec. Center.  An additional fee can be paid directly at the front desk of the fitness center if interested in obtaining a semester pass.  For questions regarding your student fees and what you are eligible to utilize please contact the cashiers office at 218-755-2045.  Thank you.

A valid BSU ID must be presented to the front desk to allow access to the facility for recreational or class usage and is mandatory for entrance.

Spouses/Dependents of BSU Students

Students may purchase memberships for their spouses and dependents (ages 6-27) for the current fee. All children six or older must either have memberships or be paying guests.

Family Membership

Students may purchase a family membership that is good for three or more members of their immediate family (spouse/dependants ages 6-27)

Membership Fees for BSU/NTC Students

  Monthly Spring
Current BSU Student (with fall fees paid) N/A Free*
  Spouse/Dependents $27.00 $85.00
      -Family Membership N/A $161.00
NTC Student
(questions please contact Kari Kantack at 333-6645) 
$27.00 $85.00
Spouse/Dependents of NTC Student $27.00 $85.00
      -Family Membership N/A $161.00

*Membership is free by semester with paid student fees