UC Irvine undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to use UC Irvine's Recreation facilities, the Anteater Recreation Center (ARC) and Crawford Pool, by presenting their UC Irvine Student ID card to gain access to the facilities. Students may also visit Campus Recreation Services (located on the 2nd floor of the ARC) to register their hand to be able to enter the ARC without an ID.

Eligibility: UCI faculty, staff, alumni, and other university affiliates, including the spouses for all of the above are eligible for an ARC membership. Memberships are also available to adult dependents* between the ages of 18-22, who are living with a student, faculty, or staff ARC member. (*Adult dependents are family members who are financially dependent)

Membership Rates
  Affiliation Quarterly Annual
  UCI Students $0 NA
  * UCI Students not enrolled in summer session, must purchase a $35 summer membership
  UCI Continuing Students (Spring 2018) $90 NA
  Student's Spouse/Domestic Partner $45 $144
  ESL Students $90 NA
  UCI Faculty/Staff, Retirees and Emeriti $112 $336
  UCI Faculty/Staff Spouse/Domestic Partner $112 $336
  UCI Alumni (click for Alumni Association discounts) $140 $420
  Affiliates (Continuing Education, Research Park, Other UC Alumni) $180 $576
  Day Pass (guest of UCI student) $5/day
  Day Pass (guest of ARC Member or eligible individual self-sponsoring) $10/day
  Please call for any eligibility questions or options for spouse and family - (949)824-3738
  Crawford Pool Memberships also available - click here for details!

How can I sign up?
  • ARC memberships may be purchased at Campus Recreation Services, located on the 2nd floor of the ARC.
  • New memberships must be purchased in person, while renewals may be completed by phone when paying with Visa or MC.
  • You must bring current proof of affiliation to purchase a membership.
  • Cash, check (payable to UC Regents), Visa or MC are acceptable forms of payment.
  • UCI full-time employees may also choose payroll deduction for annual memberships.
  • Any questions on eligibility, please contact the Sales & Membership Coordinator, Staci Deluca.
  • Up to 1 day pass may be used towards the purchase of an ARC membership. Must be redeemed to the Sales Desk at time of membership registration within 7 days of purchase. Must have day pass receipt at time of redemption.
UC Recreation Reciprocity Program
Did you know? ARC Members may use recreational sports facilities on any UC campus with a free reciprocity pass. During the academic year, ARC members may obtain a reciprocal pass from Campus Recreation Services prior to traveling. Certain restrictions may apply at some campuses. Contact Campus Recreation Services at (949)824-3738 for more details.
UCI Campus Recreation - ARC Facility Photo

Membership Benefits
Campus Recreation Services Hours
Monday - Friday:     8am - 6pm
First 2 weeks of the quarter:   8am - 10pm