Welcome to UBC Recreation Aquatics

Jump in to the new UBC Aquatic Centre for drop-in swimming, aquacize fitness classes, swimming lessons, springboard diving lessons, learn to scuba dive, advanced aquatics, and first aid courses.

What’s New?

July 15 | Leisure Pool and Hot Tub Closure

July 15, 2024

UBC Aquatic Centre’s Leisure Pool and Hot Tub are closed for the rest of the day today, Monday, July 15.


Summer ’24 | North Parkade Delays & Traffic Pattern Change

June 27, 2024

Ongoing construction around North Parkade throughout the summer will result in delays and detours.


Fall 2024 Programs | Reg Opens July 9 & 10

June 27, 2024

Look ahead to fall 2024 with UBC Recreation! Public program registration opens on July 9 & 10 at 1:00 PM, and UBC Student program registration opens on Aug 21 & Sep 4 at 1:00 PM


Canada Day Reduced Hours

June 17, 2024

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours on Monday, July 1 for Canada Day.


Mel Zajac Jr. Swim Meet | Jun 21 – 23

June 6, 2024

Join us for the 59th Annual Mel Zajac Jr. International Swim Meet at the UBC Aquatic Centre! Grab your tickets, witness world-class swimmers in action, and participate in the autograph session!