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?

Aquatic Centre Scheduled Closure | April 28

April 14, 2024

Guests of the UBC Aquatic Centre are to be advised that the UBC Aquatic Centre will be closed on Sunday, April 28 to allow for an all staff training day. The UBC Aquatic Centre will re-open for normal operating hours on Monday, April 29. 


Pool Maintenance Closure | Mar 28 at 4:00PM – Apr 21

March 27, 2024

The UBC Aquatic Centre will be closed for its Annual Preventative Maintenance Closure (aka “shutdown”) from March 28 at 4:00PM – April 21 inclusive. During the APMC, the UBC Aquatic Centre will be closed to all visitors and programs.


Easter Long Weekend | Reduced Hours

March 18, 2024

UBC Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours for the upcoming Easter Long Weekend on Friday, March 29 – Monday, April 1. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities.


What’s Happening at Rec this March?

March 1, 2024

With spring just around the corner, check out everything UBC Recreation has to kick off the new season. This March, we’ve lined up a variety of fun activities to get you moving!


Become an Event Day Volunteer for TriDu!

February 29, 2024

We’re always looking for volunteers to help make this event a success! If you know someone who would be interested in volunteering, please spread the word, and sign up by filling out our volunteer form!