Ruth Park Golf Course Rates

Ruth Park Golf Course is open for its hours of 7:00 am to sunset.
Driving Range hours of operation is 7:00 am to 1/2 hour before sunset.

Starting times MAY BE RESERVED with Mastercard or Visa by calling 314.727.4800. 
Online starting times maybe reserved.

Please be safe and we hope to see you soon.

Effective rates as of January 1, 2021


9 / 18 
9 / 18
Weekday $15 / $20 $13 / $18
Weekend / Holiday $17 / $22  $15 / $19
Weekday: Youth** / Senior*** $15 / $19  $11 / $18
Weekend / Holiday: Youth** / Senior*** $17 / $20  $14 / $19
Weekday Senior *** NR Card
Weekend Senior *** NR Card
$13 / $18
$15 /$19


Riding Carts
Push Carts  
Club Rentals                                                                                                                                                     




*Users may only receive "Discounted Rate" with a valid University City or partner Identification Card.                                                                                                                 

**Youth - Age 17 or younger. 
***Senior - Age 60 or older


**Effective rates as of January 1, 2021**

Due to the COVID-19 Centennial Commons Recreation Facility closure, to obtain Ruth Park Golf ID card* please email the following information to: 
Deputy Director of Recreation, Lynda Euell-Taylor   

Phone:  314.505.8625                                                          
Fax: 314.338.7833
·         Name
·         Address/City/Zip
·         Home Phone
·         Cellular Phone
·         Emergency Contact/Phone/Relationship
·         Birthdate
·         Email Address
*For Clayton residents and members of The Center of Clayton to receive resident rates at University City's Ruth Park Golf Course, you will also need to fax or scan a copy of your Clayton Advantage Card.
Once received, you will be entered into our registration system and sold a Ruth Park Golf ID card.  Upon your first visit, provide course attendant your name, remit $5.00 for the (annual) cost of your card and pay your appropriate green fees.  Once Centennial Commons reopens, you will need to take your photo and obtain your actual ID card.
**Seniors age 60+ both resident and non resident will be required to obtain a senior ID card at cost of $5.00 renewed annually.


Additional Information

Ruth Park Golf Course is open for play seven days a week, weather permitting.

Golf shop hours are in season daily from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm (March - October).

ON THE COURSE BEFORE 6:00 AM.  Golf Carts must be retuned back to the golf shop area 15 minutes before sunset.

Reservations are recommended and accepted up to seven days in advance.
Persons wishing to secure three or more consecutive reserved starting times may do so with a valid credit card. Credit card will be charged based on the number of players that starting times are confirmed for.
Groups of 12 players or more will require a credit card to secure starting times.

Please make sure to show up at least 15 minutes before your starting time for registration and to help us get you started on time.

All golfers must begin play on the first hole. Golfers may not skip from one hole to another.

No groups of five or more allowed, unless given permission through the head golf professional to do so.

Each golfer must have a set of clubs, we offer quality rental sets for both men and women for $12.00

All alcoholic beverages must be purchased through Ruth Park Golf Course


In order to preserve the most consistent and pleasurable round of golf for all our patrons, no matter when they play or practice at our facilities, we have developed the following policies at Ruth Park Golf Course:
Ruth Park Golf Course is an alternative spike facility. The use of steel or ceramic spikes is prohibited. The dress code policy is enforced with patrons on the property including the driving range and the golf course.

Dress Code - Men
A shirt with or without a collar is permitted to use the facilities. Shirts must have sleeves. No tank tops or cut off sleeveless shirts for men are permitted. Screen-printed T-Shirts and jogging attire are permitted at the discretion of the staff at Ruth Park Golf Course. Shorts are permitted but must be hemmed. Cutoffs-jeans shorts are not permitted. Golf shoes or sneakers are permitted, however hard soled street shoes or boots are not.
Dress Code - Ladies
Ladies are not required to wear shirts with a collar or screen-printed T-Shirts, halter-tops or jogging attire are acceptable no halter tops. Jeans are permitted at the discretion of the staff at Ruth Park Golf Course. Shorts are permitted but must be hemmed. Skirts or skorts are also permitted. Golf shoes or sneakers are permitted, however hard soled street shoes or boots are not.

For more information or to reserve your tee time, call (314) 727-4800.