Welcome to UBC Recreation Aquatics!

Aquatics programming through UBC Recreation offers drop-in swims, aqua fitness classes, and swimming lessons. The Aquatic Centre offers year-round aquatics programming for adults and youth of all ages and abilities.

Latest Aquatic News

Summer Drop In Aquatics Programming

Please note the change in drop in aquatic programming times for the summer term.

Spring Break KIDS Toonie Swims

This Spring Break bring your child for a swim with the UBC Aquatics Centre Spring Break Toonie Swims! Swim times are as follows:

Monday, March 17 – Friday, March 21 (10:00AM – 1:45PM)
Monday, March 24 – Friday, March 28 (10:00AM – 1:45PM)

$2 Admission for all children and youth 17 and under.

Saturday Stand Up Paddle Board cancelled

The free Saturday session of the Stand Up Paddle Board has been canceled due to a mechanical problem at the UBC Aquatic Centre.

Drop-In with UBC Recreation

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With UBC Recreation, living active is easy…and it can be quick! Available at nearly all facilities, UBC Recreation offers free drop-in for UBC students, and free or low-rate drop-in for UBC Staff and Faculty. Try skating or drop-in hockey at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre, swimming at the UBC Aquatic Centre or a variety of sports at the Student Recreation Centre. Take a look at our updated drop-in programming: