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?

Drop-In Sports Location Change | Dec 6 – 30

December 2, 2021

Due to exams being held in the SRC Gyms, some drop-in sports will be moved to the War Memorial Gym from Dec 6 – 30. Please check the online schedule before visiting the SRC during the exam period.


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!