UBC Aquatic Centre

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

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday — 7:00AM – 10:00PM
Saturday to Sunday — 8:00AM – 9:00PM

NOTE: Our hours of operation are not drop-in swim times (see our Drop-In Schedule for public swim times). The steam room and sauna are available during all operating hours, unless otherwise indicated. All hours are subject to change, please check our website before all visits.


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 find directions on Google Maps.

If you are driving, access via Student Union Blvd is recommended, and you have the following options for parking.

  • Drop-off only: Curbside pick-up and drop-off can be facilitated in the vicinity of the South Tower of the Gage Residences pullout (Google Maps).
  • Very short-term parking (15 minutes): A limited number of parking spots are now signed and available for use in the vicinity of the South Tower of the Gage Residences pullout (Google Maps).
  • 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. (Google Maps. 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.