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UCLA Recreationis committed to providing high-quality recreational experiences that benefit the campus community. Recreation provides extensive access to a broad range of recreational activities and services at various facilities across campus. Recreation offers programming which encompasses the competitive, passive, social, cultural, and instructional aspects of recreational activity. Visit Member Services for details on how to obtain Recreation access.

UCLA students, through their tuition and fees have access to recreation facilities and may purchase additional services. UCLA faculty, staff, emeriti and alumni affiliates (and their family members) are Eligible to purchase a membership for access to our many programs and facilities.

Recreation Facilities

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John Wooden Center (JWC)

  • Courts
  • 4 Studios
  • Modern Fitness & Weight-Training Equipment
  • Courts for Handball, Racquetball & Squash
  • Indoor Rock Wall: Rock Climbing
  • Men's & Women's Saunas
  • Towels & Sports Equipment for Checkout
  • Energy Zone Refreshment Shop
  • Games Lounge

Bruin Fitness Center

Bruin Fitness Center (BFIT)

  • Modern Fitness & Weight-Training Equipment
  • Premium Cardio Equipment

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Sunset Canyon Recreation Center

  • Pools
  • Basketball Courts
  • Sand Volleyball Courts
  • Lawns & Park

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Swimming Pools

  • Dirks Pool at Spieker Aquatics Center
  • Family Pool at Sunset Canyon
  • North Pool at Kaufman Hall
  • Park Pool at Sunset Canyon
  • Student Activities Center Pool
Kinross Rec Center

Kinross Recreation Center

  • Cardio & strength equipment
  • Outdoor fitness area
  • Convenient parking

Rock Wall

Outdoor Adventures

  • Rock Wall
  • Challenge Course
  • First Responder Course
  • Bike Shop and Rental Center
  • Outdoor Adventure Trips

Marina Aquatics

UCLA Marina Aquatic Center (Located in Marina del Rey)

The M.A.C offers classes every quarter in:

  • Kayaking
  • Rowing
  • Sailing
  • Stand-up paddling
  • Surfing
  • Windsurfing


Stadiums & Fields

  • Drake Stadium
  • Intermural Field
  • Wallis Annenberg Stadium

Instructional Classes

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play tennis, hip hop dancing, salsa, guitar or ju-jitsu? UCLA offers so many different classes so that you can learn something new every quarter you are here! Classes range from $20 - $50, depending on the class and equipment involved. There are so many more to choose from, check out Rec's instructional classes for more options.

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Tennis
  • Swimming
  • Guitar
  • Dancing
  • Yoga
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Improv Comedy
  • Mixed Media Arts
  • Water Aerobics
  • Taiko Drumming
  • ...and more!

Intramural Sports

Intramural sports are a fairly unique American college experience – it is UCLA students playing against other UCLA students. While some of the leagues can be pretty competitive, the point of intramurals are just to have some fun with you friends and play the sports you love! At UCLA the Intramural Sports program consists of 30 leagues, tournaments, meets, and special events with more than 8000 participants each year. Activities are offered each quarter, including limited activities during the summer quarter.

Sports throughout the year:

  • Soccer
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Water Polo
  • Tennis Doubles
  • Dodgeball
  • Softball
  • ...and more!

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