What is SilverSneakers and Renew Active?

SilverSneakers and Renew Active is an overall wellness program that helps you improve your health and live the life you want.

SilverSneakers and Renew Active are offered to Medicare-eligible and group retiree members of participating health plans. Eligible SilverSneakers or Renew Active members receive a basic membership to the Recreation and Wellness Center at no additional cost. Call the number on your health plan ID to learn more. 
Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro ready for the next challenge, SilverSneakers and Renew Active offers a variety of options for all fitness levels and abilities. SilverSneakers and Renew Active give you access to equipment and classes. SilverSneakers or Renew Active members at the UMSL Recreation and Wellness Center are able to attend group fitness classes at no additional charge and they have full use of our 100,000 square foot facility. 
If you are currently an active dues paying member at the UMSL Recreation and Wellness Center, and you’re eligible for SilverSneakers or Renew Active through your health plan, please contact our Assistant Director of Membership and Business Operations, Kelly Cartner, at 314-516-2349 or kcartner@umsl.edu to update your membership accordingly.
Bring your SilverSneakers or Renew Active card to the Triton Trading Post at the UMSL Recreation and Wellness Center, and one of our Member Services Staff will be able to assist you. If you do not have a card, bring a valid photo ID into the Membership Office during open hours and our staff will gladly assit you. 
For working out, wear comfortable clothing and well-fitting athletic shoes. View the UMSL Recreation and Wellness Center policies.
The UMSL Recreation and Wellness Center is handicap accessible.
Yes, we currently offer Group Fitness Classes, with some geared towards SilverSneakers and Renew Active (check the Group Fitness Schedule for days/times). SilverSneaker and Renew Active Members can attend any of the classes on the schedule.