UBC Aquatic Centre

6080 Student Union Blvd
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Tel: 604-822-4501
Email: aquatic.centre@ubc.ca

Fall Hours of Operation

Sep 4 – Dec 8, 2018
Mon – Thur: 6:30 am – 9:45 pm
Fri: 6:30 am – 9:00 pm
Sat – Sun: 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Yearly Maintenance Closure:

This year’s closure is scheduled for December 9, 2018 – January 3, 2019 inclusively. Please check the drop-in schedules page for updates and the latest details on possible schedule changes.

Winter Hours of Operation

Jan 4 – Apr 28, 2019
Mon – Thur: 6:30 am – 9:45 pm
Fri: 6:30 am – 9:00 pm
Sat – Sun: 8:00 am – 9:00 pm


Holidays: visit the Holiday Hours page for updates

NOTE: Our hours of operation are not drop-in swim times (see our Drop-In Schedule for public swim times). All hours are subject to change, please check the drop-in schedule prior to any visit.


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How to Get Here

The new UBC Aquatic Centre is located next to the Student Recreation Centre and the War Memorial Gym. The quickest ways to get here are walking, cycling, and public transit. You can download a map to print-off prior to your visit, or view the directions below.

If you are driving, access via Student Union Blvd is recommended, and you have the following options for parking (points are also on the Google Map above).

  • Drop-off only: Curbside pick-up and drop-off can be facilitated in the vicinity of the South Tower of the Gage Residences pullout.
  • For short-term parking (up to 2 hours): The North Parkade now has 60 spots signed and available for visitors to the north precinct of campus. There is also overflow parking at Thunderbird Parkade. For information about rates and hours, please see UBC Parking.
  • Visiting us for longer than 2 hours? The North Parkade also has plenty of stalls for day parking.For information about rates and hours, please see UBC Parking.

Note: Due to construction in area, we encourage visitors to allow for extra time for their trips.