Memberships & Admissions

All Union Cinema films are free for UWM students!

Some festivals and series are free for everyone and will be noted on our calendar when this is the case. General admission is $5 for non-students.

If you’re a frequent Union Cinema patron, please consider becoming a member!

Benefits of membership:

  • Get in free to all* of our 180+ films during the academic year! (*the one exception is the MKE LGBT Film/Video Festival)
  • Receive free passes to bring a guest with you to two movies per semester!
  • Get a free small popcorn on Wednesday nights!
  • Access to exclusive Members Only screenings!

$50 general public, $40 for campus community/alumni/seniors/veterans.


Memberships can be purchased at the Union Cinema during operating hours or by mailing a check along with your membership form to our address at:

2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Room # 374

Milwaukee, WI 53211

For questions please call 414-229-4070, contact us on social media, or email

***Click Link to Download Membership Form:Cinema Membership Form