University of Vermont


Family Hours

Campus Recreation offers weekend hours specifically designated for the spouses and dependents of eligible UVM affiliates for use of the Recreation Facilities without purchasing a guest pass or membership.

To use the facility during the designated family hours eligible persons must present a UVM ID at check-in.  A UVM ID card must be secured from the CATcard Office in Billings prior to using the Facilities. Please note that all family members must present their own CATcard or sign in with biometrics.

Who may use the family hours?

Spouses and Dependents of:

  • Students
  • Full-Time Faculty and Benefited Staff
  • Retirees

If you are bringing a dependent, parental supervision is required at all times.  Please see guest guidelines for additional information. 

Use of Facility outside designated family hours

If you would like to bring your spouse or dependents during non-family hours you may purchase a day guest pass for $7.00.  Membership opportunities are also available.  Please Contact Rachel Valyou or view our Membership webpage.

The designated family hours during the Fall and Spring Semesters are:
Academic Year Summer/Winter Breaks

Friday: 5pm-10pm

Saturday: 8:30am-8pm

Sunday: 8:30am-Midnight

Friday: all open hours

*All open skate hours in Gutterson Ice Rink are designated as Family Hours. Please visit the Open Skate page for scheduling details. Does not apply to Stick and Puck.