Security, Guest and Spectator Information

In order to facilitate a safe, comfortable environment that is conducive to academics, personal growth and wellness, University Recreation provides the following services to help members and their guest have an enjoyable experience.

Guests

Students and UREC members may sponsor 2 guests per day.  Sponsors are responsible for the conduct of their guests and must enter and leave the facility with them.  All guests must be 18 years of age or older.  Guests must have an account created by presenting a valid government issued photo ID card with birth date and middle initial or name, must have a picture taken for the database, and sign a waiver before the purchase of a guest pass may be completed.

The guest pass allows access during normal operating hours, on the day of purchase, and use of a day lock and towel.  Members must check out equipment for their guests.  This includes the day lock and towel.  To re-enter the facility, guests, accompanied by their sponsor, must present their receipt and photo ID.

Guests are only allowed at the Klotsche Center and Pavilion. Guests are not eligible for entrance to Engelmann Gym.

Members of the UWM Alumni Association, and Faculty and Staff non-members may purchase a guest pass, for him or herself, without a sponsor.  A UWM Alumni Association card or Faculty/Staff PantherCard must also be presented.

Guest Pass Guidelines
  • Students and UREC members may sponsor 2 guests per day.
  • All guests must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Guests must present a valid, current government issued photo ID card, have an account with photo created, and sign a waiver of liability before purchase of a guest pass.
  • The guest pass allows access during normal operating hours, on the day of purchase, and use of a day lock and towel. Members must check out equipment for their guests. This includes the day lock and towel. To re-enter the facility, guests, accompanied by their sponsor, must present their receipt and photo ID.
  • Sustaining Contributor Members of the UWM Alumni Association, and Faculty and Staff non-members may purchase a guest pass, for him or herself, without a sponsor. A Sustaining Contributor Member of the UWM Alumni Association card or Faculty/Staff PantherCard must also be presented.
Guest Pass Fee* Daily
Fall/Spring/Summer $11

*The guest pass is only valid on the date of purchase.

Visitors

Visiting professors, scholars, conference attendees, interns, guests staying in University Housing at UWM may be eligible to purchase a conference pass.  Please contact UREC Administration for approval, pricing and purchasing procedures. Visit the UREC Information Center in person or the contact us section of our website for more information.

Intramural Sports Spectator Pass

Current intramural participants may sponsor two guests per event to enter the Klotsche Center and Pavilion and Engelmann Gym to watch an intramural activity.  For more information please visit the Intramural Policies and Procedures tab.

 

Entry & Access

All UREC members and guests MUST enter and exit through the University Recreation Information Center located in the atrium of the Klotsche Center and Pavilion.  All other doors are alarmed.  Passing through any alarmed door(s) is prohibited, except in the case of an emergency evacuation. “Sneaking” someone into the facility or “double handing” (giving another person your ID card) an ID card to get someone into the facility is a violation and may result in suspension of membership.  To report unauthorized access use this link: Unauthorized Access Report Form.  The improper use of University ID cards is addressed in UWS Administrative Code.  To inquire about access protocol please email urec-security@uwm.edu.

 

UREC ID Policy and UWS Administrative Code – 18.08(5)(6)

UWM KCPEG Physical Security Policy

Klotsche Center and Pavilion Facility Access – UREC