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?

Reduced Hours | Dec ’22 to Jan ’23

November 16, 2022

Please note that all UBC Recreation Sport Facilities will have adjusted hours from December 2022 to January 2023. We encourage guests to plan ahead when visiting our facilities. ARC Fitness CentreDecember 1 – 23, 2022: Regular Hours Mon – Fri: 6:30 AM …


Winter Program Registration Now Open

November 16, 2022

Look ahead to 2023 with UBC Recreation! Program registration opens on Monday, November 21 at 1:00 PM! Check out the opportunities that await you in 2023, and try something new with UBC Recreation. Explore the following program areas to help you plan fo …


Remembrance Day Reduced Hours

November 10, 2022

UBC Recreation’s sports facilities will have adjusted hours on Friday, November 11, 2022 in observance of Remembrance Day. Please plan ahead if you are planning to visit our facilities.


Temporary Closure – Hot Tub

November 9, 2022

Guests of the UBC Aquatic Centre are to be advised that the Hot Tub is temporarily closed. Click for full details.


2023 Swim Transition Info Sessions | Nov 14 – 20

November 8, 2022

To help prepare for the transition, the UBC Aquatic Centre will be hosting info booth sessions as an opportunity for parents to learn more and ask questions before registration opens for the 2023 sessions.