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, and please see the local area pedestrian route changes, effective January 19, 2017.
If you are driving, access via Student Union Blvd is recommended. In anticipation for our soft opening on January 23, we are preparing 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.
Note: Due to construction in area, we invite visitors to allow for extra time for their trips.