GLAC Policies

Membership Details:

Unlimited* use of the following to all members 12 years and older:

* In order to ensure the safety of all of our guests, a waiver signed by a parent or guardian must be on file with GLAC granting members age 12-14 unrestricted access to club facilities. If signed waiver is not on file, member will have restricted club access.

GLAC members also enjoy the following, at a nominal fee:

For complete details, please call or visit our membership office today. (248) 393-3085

Guest Policies:

Guest Fee: $20.00 per adult. $10.00 per child under 12

To insure the availability of all Great Lakes Athletic Club's facilities for it's members, all non-members, regardless of age or type of facility use (including child care), are required to pay a guest fee. Guests must register at the front desk with a valid identification, and complete and sign the guest registration form. Any guest under the age if 18 is required to have a parent or legal Guardian present to sign a waiver of liability. All guests must abide by all Great Lakes Athletic Club's policies and procedures.

Grandparent Guest Policy

Member grandparents may bring member grandchildren during family hours at no charge. They may not check them into child care. All policies apply.

Age Requirements:

Age 18 or Older:

Member: Full access to all areas.


Age 15 - 17:

Member: Full access to all areas without a parent present.


Age 12 - 14:

Member: Parent/guardian must sign Youth Fitness Waiver to assign areas of the club that the child may use without parent being present.


Age 3 Months - 11:



Delegation of Parental Powers:

Member to Member Privilege Only:

Adult Member (18 years or over) with a Minor Child

At the time of check-in, present the Liability Waiver for Minor Children (11-under) to the Front Desk. Waiver must be signed by parent/legal guardian and delegated member in charge before admittance to the club. The delegated member must be 18 years or older.

The following guidelines also apply:

Members, please download the following waiver of liability form.

Download Form

Family Hours:

Winter Family Hours

Indoor Pool:

Gymnasium & Racquetball Courts:

Rock Wall:

Summer Family Hours

Outdoor Pool:

Indoor Pool:

Gymnasium & Racquetball Courts:

Rock Wall:

Childcare Hours:

Children's Center Policies

Infant Care Policies

Fee Schedule

When fees are assessed they will be as follows.

Exclusion of Sick Children Policy:

A child exhibiting any conditions or behaviors determined by Great Lakes Athletic Club to be an illness will be excluded from the Children’s Center. If the child becomes sick while at the Children’s Center, the child must be isolated from the other children and the child’s parent or guardian must remove the child from the Children’s Center immediately.

Parents and guardians, please understand that we strive to provide a healthy, safe and secure environment for all children; do not be offended if we ask you to remove your child due to health conditions. The following list includes, but is not limited to, conditions or behaviors that preclude a child from care at our Children’s Center:

During scheduled school hours, if your school aged child does not attend school, your child may not use our Children’s Center. This includes days due to personal wellness days or doctor appointments.

If your child exhibits any of the following symptoms, please keep them at home! If a child does not attend school due to illness, he/she will NOT be allowed in the GLAC Children’s Center. At GLAC, we strive to maintain a clean and healthy environment, and need your cooperation to keep the Children’s Center as safe and sanitary as possible.

Pool Policies:

For yours and others safety, admittance to the pool may be refused for the following reasons:

Children under twelve (12) years of age will not be admitted into the pool area unless accompanied by a parent/legal guardian or someone that has been designated by the delegation of parental powers.

Babies under 3 months of age are not allowed in the pool or on the pool decks.

Proper swim attire:

General Pool Rules: Follow Instruction of lifeguards on duty!

Outdoor Pool Policies

Waterslide Policies

Rock Wall Policies:

Registration Policies:

How to Register

Where to Register

In Person - We will be accepting registration during the registration dates in the Member Activities office between the hours of :

Online - MEMBERS ONLY may charge class fees to their house account.