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COVID-19 Update: Massage Therapy Program

If you have been impacted by the cancellation of a massage therapy session due to the closure the Weinstein Center for Recreation since March 17 for the COVID-19 response, you are eligible for an extension of your massage therapy session until June 30, 2021.  This extension pertains to only those who have been impacted from the dates of March 17 – when the Weinstein Center reopens.  If you have any further questions, please contact Heather Sadowski.

Massage Therapy Program

The Weinstein Center for Recreation offers massage therapy appointments with licensed massage therapists to students, faculty, staff, and community members.

Important Notice: University of Richmond employees, dependents and retirees are allotted five massage therapy sessions for the calendar year. The session will expire within one year from the date of purchase. You must be 18 years of age to participate in the Massage Therapy Program. 

Weinstein Center Portal 

New Customers-Please click here for the New Massage Therapy Client Form 

Option 1: Pay at Member Sevices Desk

Option 2: Pay On-line

Step 1: Complete the New Member Application Form

Step 2: Visit the Weinstein Center Portal at to log-in, make your selections and pay using Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit cards.

Returning Customer

Option 1: Pay at Member Services Desk

Option 2: Pay On-line

Step 1: Visit the Weinstein Center Portal at to log-in, make your selections and pay using Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit cards.

Weinstein Center Portal Instructions: 

Be sure to log-in to the portal before making your selections in order to receive the correct pricing. Full-time students and Full-time employees click the orange button on the log-in page and use your UR Net ID and 16 digit password. All other members will use a local account to access the portal. Please contact Member Services at (804) 289-8361 to set-up your account.

Once logged into the portal, click on the multi-visit pass option and select massage therapy. If you wish to purchase multiple sessions, click continue shopping and add other session(s) to your cart. Once you have the desired amount, click check-out to make one payment. Please note massage therapy appointments are not scheduled through the Weinstein Center portal. You will receive an email within three business days to schedule your appointments using the Appointments Plus program. If you have any questions, please contact

Gift cards are also available and can be used for massage services.

Benefits of Therapeutic Massage

  • Relieves stress
  • Encourages relaxation
  • Improves posture
  • Improves circulation
  • Lowers blood pressure
  • Helps manage pain
  • Relaxes muscles
  • Improves flexibility and range of motion
  • Relieves tension-related headaches
  • Strengthens the immune system
  • Enhances postoperative rehabilitation
  • Improves rehabilitation after injury
  • Manages fibromyalgia pain naturally

Employee Wellness Massage Therapy Program

All full-time University employees are eligible to receive a discounted rate for massage therapy. Eligible employees will receive five massages per year at the discounted rate. To take advantage of this opportunity, please complete the Employee Wellness Massage Therapy Application and return with payment to the Weinstein Center for Recreation and Wellness. Retirees, spouses, and dependents of eligible employees are able to participate in the Employee Wellness Massage Therapy Program.

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