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?

What’s Happening at Rec this December?

November 30, 2023

Finish off the year strong this December! Mitigate the stress of exams, final projects, and papers by staying active with UBC Recreation. Here’s a breakdown of everything we have to offer this December! Fitness Exam Pass | Valid December 1 – 16 On Sale …

Reduced Programming @Aquatic Centre | Dec 8-10

November 27, 2023

The UBC Aquatic Centre will be hosting the VPSC Winter Invitational from Friday, December 8 – Sunday, December 10, 2023. During this time, there will be reduced programming at the UBC Aquatic Centre, and all swim sessions will be pre-registered.

Reduced Hours | Dec ’23 to Jan ’24

November 27, 2023

All UBC Recreation Sport Facilities will have adjusted hours from December 2023 to January 2024. Please plan ahead when visiting our facilities.

Aquatic Centre Leisure Pool Temperature Update

November 24, 2023

Guests of the UBC Aquatic Centre are to be advised that the leisure pool temperatures is currently sitting at 86°F (30°C) . We apologize for the inconvenience and are looking to repair.

Winter 2024 Programs | Reg Opens Nov 21 & 22

November 16, 2023

Look ahead to winter 2024 with UBC Recreation! Registration opens November 21 & 22, 2023!