Campus Recreation

University of Mississippi

GUEST POLICIES

SPONSORING A GUEST

A sponsor is:

  • A current Turner Center member over the age of 18
  • Any currently enrolled Ole Miss student

Current Ole Miss faculty/staff who are not members of the Turner Center are eligible to gain guest access using their Ole Miss ID card without a sponsor.

Soliciting to gain sponsorship for guest access is prohibited.

Sponsors are eligible to bring a maximum of two (2) guest(s) with each visit to the facility.

The sponsor is responsible for all actions (including damage) of his/her guest and must remain in the same activity area at all times.

CHILD GUEST POLICIES

To ensure the safety of minors, any guest under the age of 18 must be accompanied and supervised by a sponsoring adult at all times. The sponsoring adult must remain in the same activity area* as the child. If the sponsoring adult leaves an activity area for any reason, guests under the age of 18 must leave as well.

*Same activity area examples:

  • If a guest under 18 years of age is swimming, the sponsoring adult must be at least inside the natatorium.
  • If a guest under 18 years of age is playing basketball in the gymnasium, the sponsoring adult must be in the gymnasium.
  • If a guest under 18 years of age is in a racquetball court, the sponsoring adult must at least be in the racquetball court area.
  • If a guest under 18 years of age is in the game room, the sponsoring adult must also be in the game room.

If a guest under 18 years of age is in the fitness center, the sponsoring adult must also be in the fitness center.
*NOTE: All fitness center patrons must be at least 16 years of age.

GUEST ACCESS

Guests must present a photo ID to be granted access to the Turner Center.

Each sponsor and his/her guest(s) must completely read and sign a Guest Assumption of Risk and Release Form.

The $5 per guest fee is payable at the control desk. Accepted forms of payment include cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, or UM Express.

The guest(s) of a sponsor must keep the receipt with them while in the facility.

SPONSORED UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS

OLE MISS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION MEMBER

Members of the Ole Miss Alumni Association may use the Turner Center by presenting their valid Alumni Membership Card, sign a release form and pay the $5 daily guest fee. Guests must present a photo ID to be granted access to the Turner Center. Your receipt will allow you to access the facility throughout the day.

UNIVERSITY CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

Individuals attending university-sponsored conferences and workshops may use the Turner Center for recreational purposes once prior arrangements are made with the Department of Campus Recreation. If prior arrangements have not been made, then there will be a $5 guest fee paid with conference/workshop ID. Guests must present a photo ID to be granted access to the Turner Center.

ORIENTATION PROGRAMS SPONSORED BY ENROLLMENT SERVICES

Parents attending an orientation program coordinated by Enrollment Services may use the Turner Center without charge by presenting their Orientation name badge. Guests must present a photo ID to be granted access to the Turner Center.

OLE MISS FAMILY ASSOCIATION (OMFA)

Members of the Ole Miss Family Association (OMFA) may use the Turner Center by presenting verification of OMFA membership upon entry to the Turner Center. Guests must present a photo ID to be granted access to the Turner Center. Members may use the facility during:

  • On-campus football games – eligible to use on Friday and Sunday (facility closed on game day).
  • Parent Weekend – eligible to use Friday through Sunday.
  • Red/Blue Weekend – eligible to use Friday through Sunday.
  • Move in/out Weekend – eligible to use Friday through Sunday (flexibility if they come during weekday).

THE INN AT OLE MISS GUESTS

Guests at The Inn at Ole Miss may use the Turner Center by presenting their Inn at Ole Miss room card and paying the $5 guest fee. Guests must present a photo ID to be granted access to the Turner Center. Children under 15 years of age must adhere to Turner Center use policies.