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?

Annual Preventative Maintenance Closure: May 21 – June 20

May 26, 2021

The UBC Aquatic Centre will be closed for its Annual Preventative Maintenance Closure (aka “shutdown”) from May 21 – June 20 inclusive. During the APMC, the UBC Aquatic Centre will be closed to all visitors and programs

Hiring Opportunities for Fall & Winter 2021/22

May 25, 2021

UBC Athletics & Recreation will be hiring for Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 positions on June 4. If you are a UBC student who is looking for a flexible work environment, you can apply to work at one of the many locations we have on campus!

Supporting Canadian Swimming Olympic Hopefuls

May 20, 2021

Swimming Canada announced today that following the Olympic Trials, a staging camp (July 3-16) will be held at the UBC Aquatic Centre to prepare for the Olympics.