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Advantage Status

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Advantage status is provided to Clayton residents and employees of businesses within the city to receive the appropriate resident or corporate rates for memberships, programs, and daily fees at all of Clayton's recreation facilities.

How to get a card

Advantage status may be obtained at The Center of Clayton during normal business hours, or the process may be started online through our New Account Form. Status issued in 2020 will be valid until December 31, 2021. Proof of residency or corporate status is required to obtain or renew the status.

Definition and Proof of Status

Residents are those individuals or families who live within the Clayton School District boundaries, own property or attend a Clayton School District School.  Residents must present a current state ID verifying current address within the Clayton School District boundaries along with an unpaid utility bill or proof they attend a Clayton School District school. Property owners need to present proof of ownership of property within the Clayton School District in addition to a current state ID.

Corporate is defined as individuals who work within the Clayton School District boundaries. Corporate employees must present a pay stub no more than 60 days old verifying employment at an address within the boundaries of the Clayton School District in addition to a current state ID.


Additional Benefits

Ruth Park Golf Course Discount

Clayton residents and members of The Center of Clayton receive resident rates at University City's Ruth Park Golf Course.  For a Clayton resident or Center member to receive resident rates simply bring your Advantage card to Centennial Commons located at 7210 Olive Street.  Present your Advantage Card to the welcome desk and request a Clayton resident golf identification card.  The cost of the identification card is $5.00 annually.

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