Summer memberships are available only to full-time students enrolled at The University of Pennsylvania and our affiliate schools.
Students Age 21+
Full-time Penn and affiliate school students over the age of 21 are able to join as regular members or as summer members. Part-time students over the age of 21, or those not pursuing a degree program (e.g. certificate programs) and alumni may join as regular members only.
To join as a regular member, please complete the Penn Membership Application
. Our fiscal year begins on July 1st -- all new members' dues are pro-rated to the month of joining. The initiation fee is waived for all full-time students. Access to the Palestra Fitness Center is included for anyone staying in the overnight guest rooms. Use of the fitness center is available at $15/visit. Those who wish to utilize the fitness center on a regular basis may opt to join the Palestra Fitness Center as an added option to their Penn Club membership. Regular members have full access to club events and the club house facilities, including squash courts at the Yale Club and reciprocal clubs.
To join as a summer member, please complete the Summer Membership application
. Membership is from May 1 to August 31. Access to the Palestra Fitness Center is included at no additional charge. Summer members have full access to club events and the club house facilities, including squash courts at the Yale Club and reciprocal clubs.
Penn Students Under Age 21
Summer Palestra Member
Only full-time Penn and affiliate school students under age 21 may join as a Summer Palestra Member. Membership is from May 1 to August 31. To join, please complete the Palestra Summer Membership application
. This does not include access to the squash courts at the Yale Club, reciprocal clubs, club events or access to the rest of the Club house facilities, including the restaurants.