Virgil Henson Activities Center
The Virgil Henson Activities Center currently has four membership options to accommodate Texas A&M University employees, WT alumni, community members and senior citizens. Memberships can be purchased for an individual or a family. If the family membership option is selected, each individual under the membership must be immediate family residing in the home, unmarried and under the age of 21. Guest passes are also available for anyone who chooses not to purchase a membership. Pricing options for each membership can be found below.
Membership cards will be issued to all new members joining the Virgil Henson Activities Center. The cost of each card is $3. Membership cards are a one-time fee. Each member 16 years of age or older must have a membership card. Children under 16 years of age must obtain a guest pass (free of charge) from the Virgil Henson Activities Center Information Desk.
Current lost or stolen cards will need to be replaced at the Buffalo Gold Card Office located in the Classroom Center Room 114. The cost for the replacement card is $10. Expired lost or stolen cards can be replaced at the Virgil Henson Activities Center Information Desk. The cost for an expired replacement card is $3.
(Not applicable to WT faculty and staff with existing parking permits.)
To park in the Virgil Henson Activities Center parking lot without receiving a ticket, a parking permit for the duration of your membership is required. This permit is only applicable at the Virgil Henson Activities Center parking lot. They are available at the University Police Department (UPD) upon presentation of your Virgil Henson Activities Center membership. The cost is $10.00 per vehicle.
Activities Center Closings
There are times throughout the year when the Virgil Henson Activities Center will be closed for holidays and/or other occasions. Please see our hours for a listing of dates and times that the activities center will be closed or offer reduced hours. Under extenuating circumstances, other closing dates may be necessary. Those closings will be posted as needed. REFUNDS OR ADDITIONAL MAKE-UP DAYS FOR CLOSINGS ARE NOT APPLICABLE. You may want to consider these closings when determining which membership option would be best for you.
All guests of the Virgil Henson Activities Center must obtain a guest pass before they are permitted to use the facility. Guest passes may be purchased at the Virgil Henson Activities Center Information Desk. The charge of the guest pass is $5 per person. Guest passes are good for the day they are issued only.
Guest passes allow the holder to full access to the Virgil Henson Activities Center. Bowling and Racquetball rentals are an additional charge.