Wisconsin Union Membership
Phone (608) 262-2263 -- Wisconsin Union Membership Office
Hours Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Memorial Union Room 5195
800 Langdon St
Madison, WI 53706
Wisconsin Union Membership Information
The Wisconsin Union is a membership organization. However, the public may access all Union facilities without a membership.
Membership benefits include, but are not limited to:
- Free meeting room rentals for personal special events like weddings, birthdays, etc. This includes Varsity, Great Hall and Wheelhouse Studios.
- Invitations to exclusive member-only events
- Special pricing on Union Theater season tickets
- Union South Hotel: 15% discounts on rooms, and ability to book 365 days in advance
- Sett recreation: 10% discount on rentals and use of facilities
- Outdoor UW: discounts on paddleboard, kayak, canoe and tent rentals (prices listed on website)
- Eligibility to join Hoofers Club
- Wheelhouse Studios: discounts on classes and access passes and members only classes (prices listed on website)
- Free campus-wide WiFi access
- Eligibility to buy beverages at both Unions
- $14 off a round trip Van Galder bus ticket to Chicago
- Access to Wisconsin Union art galleries
- Access to free live music, events and movies
- $75 UW-Madison New Graduate (within 1 year of graduation)
- $150 UW-Madison Recent Alumni (within 5 years of graduation)
- $250 Community Member (open to the general public)
- $75 UW-Madison Faculty/Staff Retiree
- $75 Joint Spouse/Partner (of a Lifetime Member)
Annual: $50 Community Member
How can a person purchase a Union Membership?
- Web: https://union.wisc.edu/get-involved/become-a-member/membership-options/ (click on membership type)
- In person: Outdoor UW, Wisconsin Union Hotel, MU Box Office, and Terrace Welcome Cart
- By phone: (608) 262-2263, 10:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday
A temporary card will be issued at time of purchase. The regular card will be mailed within 7-10 business days. Replacement membership cards can also be obtained by any of the above methods.