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Discover the sports on offer and the sports benefits for students in Limburg at Student sports Limburg
To take advantage of this student rate, you need a sports card. It only costs €20 for the entire academic year and is (partially) refunded by your health insurance! You can apply for a sports card via your studentfile (registration for sporting event). After registration you can pick up your sports card at the indicated student desk (Diepenbeek / Hasselt).

More information: Katleen De Wit - sports coordinator
T: (+32)11 268 116 - (+32)492 725 048

Hasselt University offers a €75.00 contribution to students who register for a personal annual subscription with a gym (any gym qualifies).

Conditions for this contribution

Hasselt University only provides a contribution if:
* it concerns a personal annual subscription (including name);
* the subscription is taken out by 31 March of the current academic year at the very latest;
* you possess a sports card;
* your application has been submitted before 1 April of the current year.

How can you apply?

Fill out the form “application fitness contribution” and attach a proof of payment, a copy of your registration and sports card. The contribution will be transferred to your account.

You will find this application form in your digital student file under studentenvoorzieningen ('student facilities')

Who is eligible for this contribution and who pays it?

Every student at Hasselt University (click here to find out if you are eligible for a contribution) is eligible for this contribution from the Student Facilities office.
If you are a BAMA student, PhD student (or scholarship student) or staff member and it is unclear where to apply for a contribution, click here for more information...

Prices of gyms with which Hasselt University has an agreement:

Hasselt University has negotiated special student prices with several gyms: Bennies Fit 4 Life Hasselt and the Basic-Fit gyms in Hasselt and Diepenbeek.

Bennies Fit 4 Life Hasselt

Bennies Fit 4 Life Hasselt is an all-inclusive Wellness Center, located above Media Markt, with unique facilities for Hasselt University students and staff! Bennies Fit 4 Life does not offer annual subscriptions but rather offers all-in subscriptions per academic year! You can find a complete overview of their facilities and schedules for group sessions at

Basic-Fit Hasselt + Diepenbeek

As the name already implies, these gyms are basic, meaning just fitness, group sessions and free sports beverages.Only Basic-Fit Diepenbeek offers a campus subscription for €180 / year. This is a personal subscription, and not a regular subscription which several people registered at the same address can use! Campus subscriptions are NOT YET AVAILABLE AT BASIC-FIT HASSELT; ONLY AT BASIC-FIT DIEPENBEEK. A campus subscription grants access to all Basic-Fit gyms in Belgium. Contributions can only be given for campus subscriptions!

Price and contribution :

gym Bennies Fit 4 Life
Hasselt (3)
Basic Fit Diepenbeek (1) Basic-Fit
Hasselt (2)
cash price (one-off) € 29.95 x the number of months in your subscription € 180.00

€ 191.40 for unlimited access
€ 262.80 for fitness and group sessions

(+€ 25 registration fee)

price per month (direct debit) € 29.95 n/a

€ 17,95 per month for unlimited access
€ 23,95 per month for fitness and group sessions

(+€ 25 registration fee)

student contribution € 7.50 x the number of months of your subscription € 75.00 € 0
net costs per month for students € 22.45 x the number of months of your subscription (+ € 15) € 105.00

€ 216.40 à € 312.40

(1) Training (fitness and group sessions) + free sports beverages at all Basic-Fit Clubs in Belgium. (see
(2) Training (fitness
and group sessions) at all Basic-Fit Clubs in Belgium. (see
(3) all-in wellness subscription = fitness including personal coaching –
group sessions - swimming pool, saunas and steam baths - free sports beverages, coffee and tea -
free Wi-Fi in the lounge area - free DVD rental
one-off fee of € 15 for Technogym Key
All subscriptions are valid from the moment of registration until June

ATTENTION: for Bennies Fit 4 Life, we advise you NOT to pay your subscription in cash, but by direct debit!

VSSF (Flemish Student Sports Federation)

Our university is a member of the student sports federation, which organises competitions in individual and team sports between various university colleges and universities.
During the 2012 - 2013 academic year, Student Sports Limburg won the Belgian national volleyball championship!

Would you like to join one of our teams? Then contact your sport coordinator, and he or she will give you the necessary information!

more information about the VSSF

Hasselt Student Regatta

An invigorating rowing competition in the spirit of Oxford - versus Cambridge, a fun and exciting programme and some R & R (rest and relaxation) afterwards in the regatta village! Be sure to come to the 10th edition this year!

Can you see yourself sitting in the Universitas (our boat) as one of the new favourites and are you willing to give it all you've got during training (every Sunday), starting in October / November? Then apply to one of the sports coordinators or talk to one of our team members...

more information about the regatta and at