Student Recreation Centre (SRC)

Student Recreation Centre (SRC)

Facility Overview

Home of UBC Recreation, the UBC Student Recreation Centre offers over 17,000 sq ft of flat space in the upper triple court gymnasium which can accommodate 3-6 volleyball courts (4 championship courts), three basketball courts, 12 badminton courts, or three indoor soccer courts.

Additionally, the facility is an ideal venue for hosting trade shows, large group examinations and a variety of different tournaments. The main level also features a 2,300 sq ft dance studio with stretching bars and a 1,600 sq ft martial arts dojo with matted floor.

The SRC also houses the Birdcoop Fitness Centre which is a full service fitness and weight room facility.

Facility History

Facility Rates

Prices in effect until March 31, 2021. Prices do not include GST.

In order to qualify for the UBC Student rate, all participants MUST be current, registered UBC Students.

Space Public Rate / Hr Public Rate / Day UBC Student Rate / Hr UBC Student Rate / Day
All Courts (3) $328 $2,583 $215 $1,562
1 Court $103 N/A $91 N/A
Studio $110 N/A $98 N/A
Dojo $137 N/A $126 N/A

Rental Requests

SRC & ARC Rental Request Form

Facility Features

Triple Court Gymnasium

  • All 3 courts: 173 ft (length) by 100 ft (width): 17,300 sq ft
  • 1 court: 100 ft (length), 57 ft (width)
  • Ceiling: 38 ft at the highest point (sloped ceiling) and 31 ft at lowest point

Studio

  • Wood floor – 40 ft (width), 55 ft (length): 2300 sq ft
  • Maple wood sprung flooring
  • 3 mirrored walls
  • Stretching bars
  • Heavy punching bags
  • Capacity: 45 people

Dojo

  • Padded floor – 39.5 ft (width), 39.5 ft (length): 1600 sq ft
  • Matted floor
  • 1 mirrored wall
  • Capacity: 40 people

BirdCoop Fitness Centre

  • 8,000 sq ft
  • Large selection of cardio machines, weight machines and free weights
  • Olympic lifting platforms
  • Climbing cave
  • 16 person spin room equipped with high performance bikes, sound system and mic

Parking

  • UBC Parking is a pay by plate system. The closest parkade to the Student Recreation Centre is North Parkade. Visit UBC Parking for more information.
6000 Student Union Blvd
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z1

Hours of Operation

Facility Hours
September – April

Mon – Fri: 7:00 am – 9:15 pm
Sat – Sun: 10:00 am – 8:45 pm
Statutory Holidays: 12:00 pm – 5:15 pm

May – August
Mon – Fri: 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sat – Sun: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Statutory Holidays: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Bookable hours are available outside hours of operation.

Programs & Lessons

Visit the UBC Recreation website for SRC recreational programming.

Contacts

Nathan Jesse
Manager, SRC & ARC Operations
Phone: 604.827.0236
Email: nathan.jesse@ubc.ca

Christopher Smythe
Coordinator, SRC & ARC Operations
Phone: 604.822.9113
Email: chris.smythe@ubc.ca