Facility Eligibility 

The following policies are in place as of August 31, 2021 until further notice.

Notre Dame students, faculty, staff, & retirees

Notre Dame students, faculty and staff, and retirees may use their valid Notre Dame ID card to gain access to RecSports facilities: Smith Center for Recreational Sports in the Duncan Student Center, North DomeRockne Memorial, St. Joseph Beach, as well as campus athletic spaces.

Notre Dame spouses of students, faculty, & staff

Spouses of Notre Dame Faculty and Staff are eligible to use RecSports facilities by presenting a Spouse ID card issued by the Campus Card Office. For more information about obtaining this card, please contact the Department of Human Resources at (574) 631-5900.

Spouses of Notre Dame students are eligible to use RecSports facilities by presenting a Student Spouse ID card. Details on obtaining a Student Spouse Card may be found online at Graduate School.

Utilizing RecRegister to register for RecSports facilities and programs via RecRegister

In order to register to utilize RecSports programs via RecRegister, spouses must click here to request a spouse account creation.

Holy Cross & Saint Mary's College students

Holy Cross and Saint Mary's College students are welcome in our RecSports facilities under the following parameters:

Smith Center for Recreational Sports in the Duncan Student Center

  1. To gain access to the Smith Center for Recreational Sports in the Duncan Student Center, the Holy Cross or Saint Mary's College student must present their student I.D. card and come in with a Notre Dame sponsor. The Notre Dame sponsor must stay with the guest for the duration of their workout. The sponsor is responsible for all actions of their guest.
  2. A waiver form will be filled out on the first initial visit.

North Dome

  1. To gain access to the North Dome, the Holy Cross or Saint Mary's College student must present their student I.D. card and come in with a Notre Dame sponsor. The Notre Dame sponsor must stay with the guest for the duration of their workout. The sponsor is responsible for all actions of their guest.
  2. A waiver form will be filled out on the first initial visit.

Rockne Memorial

  1. To gain access to Rockne Memorial, the Holy Cross or Saint Mary's College student must present their student I.D. upon entry. No Notre Dame sponsor is required.
  2. A waiver form will be filled out on the first initial visit.

Notre Dame alumni

Notre Dame alumni are not eligible to utilize RecSports facilities.

On-call & temporary employees

On-call & temporary employees are not allowed access to RecSports facilities.

Parents & Siblings of current Notre Dame students

Parents and siblings of current Notre Dame students may be a RecSports guest and visit our facilities free of charge. They will, however still have to sign our Guest Waiver and sign in with their sponsor. 

Guest passes

The purchase of guest passes and admittance of visitors beyond parents and siblings of current Notre Dame students is suspended until further notice.