Welcome to UBC Recreation Fitness & Classes

UBC Fitness Programs are dedicated to the health and wellbeing of the UBC Community. We have two fitness facilities: The BirdCoop Fitness Centre and the ARC Fitness Centre. These facilities offer gym memberships, women’s only fitness times, climbing cave, a variety of fitness classes, as well as personal training for individuals of all fitness levels. Access to facility requires advanced registration.

What’s New?

Winter Reduced Hours 2021-2022

November 17, 2021

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours from Dec’21 to Jan’22. We encourage guests to plan ahead when visiting our facilities.


Winter Student Fitness Memberships – available for purchase Jan 1!

November 15, 2021

Winter student (valid Jan 2-April 30) fitness centre memberships will be available for purchase on Jan 1, 2022 at 1:00PM!


Remembrance Day Facility Hours

October 27, 2021

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours on Thursday, November 11, 2021 for Remembrance Day. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities.