MEMBER SERVICES

LOCKER RENTALS

Keep your belongings safe during your workout. We offer both short-term and long-term locker rentals at our facilities.

Nicholas Recreation Center

Fall
August 23, 2021 – December 26, 2021
$40
Fall + Spring
August 23, 2021 – May 15, 2022
$80
Fall + Spring + Summer
August 23, 2021 – August 28, 2022
$100
Spring
December 27, 2021 – May 15, 2021
$40
Spring + Summer
December 27, 2021 – August 28, 2022
$80

Shell & Nielsen Tennis Stadium

Small Tall
Fall
August 23, 2021 – December 26, 2021
$20 $25
Fall + Spring
August 23, 2021 – May 15, 2022
$40 $50
Fall + Spring + Summer
August 23, 2021 – August 28, 2022
$50 $65
Spring
December 27, 2021 – May 15, 2022
$20 $25
Spring + Summer
December 27, 2021 – August 28, 2022
$20 $50

Nicholas Recreation Center

Recurring Monthly*
$9

Shell & Nielsen Tennis Stadium

Small Tall
Recurring Monthly* $5 $6

*No end date; renews automatically until member cancels. One automatic renewal charge is required before cancellation. Please review our full cancellation policies before purchasing a monthly recurring locker. If you would like to cancel your monthly recurring locker please fill out this form.

Small Tall
Fall
September 7, 2021 – December 26, 2021
$30
Fall + Spring
September 7, 2021 – May 6, 2022
$50 $60

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General Locker Policies

  • All lockers are the exclusive property of Recreation & Wellbeing; we reserve the right to open lockers for any emergency, safety, or maintenance purpose
  • Violation of UW-Madison and/or Rec Well policies may lead to termination of locker privileges without a refund
  • Valid membership is required for day use and rental lockers
  • We are not responsible for lost or stolen items

We invite all members to use the locker room and restroom that is most comfortable and appropriate for them. We will not assume an individual’s gender identity and will not tolerate acts of harassment or discrimination against anyone on the basis of gender identity. Such instances will be immediately addressed by our staff. A full list of single-stall, gender inclusive restrooms can be found here.

Day Use Lockers

  • Lockers marked “Day Use Only” may be used by members during open hours and can be locked with a personal lock or a rental lock ($1) from the Member Services desk at the Shell and Nielsen Tennis Stadium
  • Guests using the facility may bring a personal lock and use the Day Use Lockers during open hours on the day of their visit
  • Locks left on after the facility closes will be removed and the contents of the locker will be disposed of if not claimed within 30 days; items can be claimed at the facility in which the locker was used and a $15 locker cleanout fee will be charged to retrieve locker contents

Rental Lockers

  • Rental lockers are equipped with a Rec Well lock; personal locks are prohibited. It is the renter’s responsibility to maintain possession of the Rec Well-issued lock for the duration of the locker rental. We reserve the right to immediately remove and dispose of non-Rec Well locks. If a locker is found with a non-Rec Well lock, we will issue a new lock and the renter will be charged a $6 replacement lock fee.
  • Personal belongings left in an expired locker will be removed and the contents of the locker will be disposed of if not claimed within 30 days. Items can be claimed at the facility in which the locker was used. A $15 locker cleanout fee will be charged to retrieve locker contents. A $20 locker cleanout fee will be charged to retrieve locker contents from Ice Rink lockers at the Shell.
  • Lockers are non-transferable and sharing is prohibited. For security purposes, forgotten combinations will only be issued to the person who is renting the locker.
  • Lockers can be renewed up to 30 days prior to current locker expiration date.

TOWEL SERVICE

Towel service is available for students and all members. At the Nicholas Recreation Center and Shell, you have the option to sign up for recurring towel service. All facilities, including Nielsen Tennis Stadium, offer a daily towel rental ($1).

Nicholas Recreation Center & Shell

Fall
August 23, 2021 – December 26, 2021
$10
Fall + Spring
August 23, 2021 – May 16, 2022
$20
Fall + Spring + Summer
August 23, 2021 – August 28, 2022
$30
Spring
December 27, 2021 – May 15, 2022
$10
Spring + Summer
December 27, 2021 – August 28, 2022
$20

Nicholas Recreation Center & Shell

Monthly recurring $3/month

*No end date; renews automatically until member cancels. One automatic renewal charge is required before cancellation. Please review our full cancellation policies before purchasing a monthly recurring towel service. If you would like to cancel your monthly recurring towel service please fill out this form.

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Towel Service Policies

  • Available at the Nicholas Recreation Center and Shell
  • Service includes up to 2 towels at a time
  • Towels must be checked back in at the desk with your Wiscard or Rec Well ID Card
  • Towels can be checked out, used, and turned in at the Shell or the Nicholas Recreation Center
  • Lost or damaged towels will result in a replacement fee
  • Policies for daily towel rentals are the same as equipment checkout policies (see below)

EQUIPMENT CHECKOUT

Forgot something? You may check out equipment from the Member Services desk at the Shell, Nielsen Tennis Stadium, or the Nicholas Recreation Center.

  • Badminton racquets
  • Basketballs
  • Dip belts
  • Jump ropes
  • Pickleball paddles & balls
  • Racquetball rackets
  • Resistance bands
  • Weight belts
  • Basketballs
  • Jump ropes
  • 3-10 lb dumbbells
  • Dip belts
  • Resistance bands
  • Weight belts
  • Bar pads
  • Table Tennis paddles and balls
  • Speed bag
  • Skates ($3)
  • Foam rollers
  • Helmet ($2)
  • Goalie equipment ($7/set)
  • Tennis racquets ($2)
  • Squash racquets ($2)
  • Tennis Ball Machine Rental ($12 + court fees)

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Equipment Checkout Policies

  • A University of Wisconsin-Madison and/or Recreation & Wellbeing identification card must be presented to check out equipment.
  • Equipment must be returned the same day it is checked out and should be returned 10 minutes before closing.
  • If equipment is returned damaged beyond normal wear and tear, the equipment replacement fee will be assessed.
  • Other equipment is available. Please view our Reservation and Rentals page to learn more.
  • Late equipment after 3 business days will be assessed an equipment replacement fee. The equipment replacement fee varies based on equipment type.
  • Unpaid equipment replacement fees after 7 calendar days will result in a suspension from Rec Well facilities, programs, and services.
  • Unpaid equipment replacement fees after 14 calendar days will result in a hold on student account.

MERCHANDISE

NICHOLAS RECREATION CENTER

Ankle socks $4
Crew socks $6
Athletic tape $3
Deodorant $3
Hand Wraps $14
Feather shuttlecock $4
Plastic shuttlecock $3
Racquetballs (3) $6
Racquetball goggles $15
Swim cap $5
Swim goggles $7 – $17
Yoga mat $22
Theraband (per yard) $2 – $2.50

SHELL

Lock $7
Whistle $10
Mesh lifting gloves $9
Hockey laces $5
Mouth guard $4
Figure skating laces $2
Deodorant $3
Headphones $4
Hockey tape – Black $5
Hockey tape – White $5
Hockey tape – Clear $4
Tall socks $6
Short socks $6
Hockey puck $2
Hockey wax $3
Hockey stick $25
Headband $2
Hand Wraps $14

NIELSEN TENNIS STADIUM

Grips $5 – $7
Headband $3
Wristband $4
Socks $4
Gamma Guard Tape $5
Gamma Shockbuster $4
Gamma RedEye $5
Deodorant $3
Tennis balls $5
Squash balls $5 – $6
Racquet string $15 – $50