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AQUATICS

Rec Cen Pools

The Recreation Center Aquatics Complex is available to registered UCSB students, Rec Cen members and day-pass holders. Day pass entry is $12 ($6 children) and can be purchased at the Rec Cen front desk. During the school year (September-May), children are allowed entry only on weekends and must be accompanied by a Rec Cen Member (other restrictions apply). During the summer, non-members (community) may bring children every day with a day pass or Summer Family Membership purchase. Children must always be accompanied by an adult.
See guidelines for other restrictions in the Child Use Policies sheet available in the Downloads Section to the right.

Pool A

50-meter x 25-yard x 30-meter "L" pool including a diving well featuring two 1-meter and two 3-meter diving boards.
Pool temperature= 80°

Pool B

25-yard pool with attached 0-3 foot depth teaching area and handicap access ramp.
Pool temperature= 82°

Hours

Monday-Thursday – 6:30am-9:00pm

Friday – 6:30am-8:30pm
Saturday – 9:00am-8:30pm
Sunday – 9:00am-8:30pm

See Rec Cen Operations Calendar for closures and reduced hours.

Long Course Swimming (50 meters) available: Weekdays – 6:30am-8:00am and 7:30pm-9:00pm
Weekends – All Day


Campus Pool

Campus Pool is an outdoor 50-meter x 25-yard pool which includes a diving tank with one 1-meter and one 3-meter diving board.
Pool temperature= 80°


Fitness Swim

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays – 11:30am-1:00pm at Campus Pool

Tuesdays & Thursdays– 11:30am-1:00pm at the Rec Cen Pools

$40 for a 20-swim punch card available at the Rec Cen Cashier's Office or at Campus Pool. (Checks only-no cash accepted-at Campus Pool.)
Fitness Swim is a great opportunity for faculty, staff and community adults to work out or just relax in the pool; kickboards and pull buoys are available. Not available on weekends or campus holidays.


Intercollegiate Athletics 

Campus Pool is home to the Men's & Women's Swimming, Diving and Water Polo Teams.


Youth Water Polo & Swimming

Santa Barbara Waterpolo Foundation Age Group, High School and Masters Water Polo programs. For more information visit sbwaterpolo.com or contact goletapolo@yahoo.com


Aquatics Info Debbie Miles-Dutton  (805) 893-7616

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Rec Cen Reduced Hours
The Rec Cen will be open 11am-7pm September 8th thru September 28th.

Fall Gaucho REC Classes on sale beginning Sept 8th.
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Fall Swim Lessons
On sale Sept 10th at 10am.

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downloads

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor Application

Rec Cen Child Use Policies (Non Summer)

Summer Child/Family Use Info

Waiver of Liability & Policies Agreement

Rec Cen 2014 Calendar


Rec Cen Summer Family Memberships

Leisure Review Brochure