ARC Memberships

Student Affiliation Type
Quarterly
Annual
UCI Student
FREE*
NA
      *FREE for those enrolled in UCI's summer session I or session II or 10 week program.
Student Summer Membership
$45
NA
      Spring 2024 graduates can purchase a $45 student summer membership.
Other UC Student
$45
NA
      *FREE for those enrolled in UCI's summer session I or session II or 10 week program.
Summer Law Student**
$45
NA
Division of Continuing Education
$90
NA
Continuing Student
$90
NA
Medical Residents/Post Doc
$130
$390
** UCI Summer Law Students - valid now thru 8/20/2024.

Alumni Affiliation Type
3 Months
Annual
New UCI Alumni*
$130
$390
      *Graduated within the last 2 years
UCI Alumni
$160
$480
Other UC Alumni
$205
$615

UCI Faculty and Staff are eligible for a free two-week trial membership for first-time members or if it has been over a year since a previously held membership ended.
Staff Affiliation Type
Payroll Deduction
3 Months
Annual
Faculty/Staff
$32/month*
$130
$390
      *minimum 1 year commitment
Retiree/Emeriti
NA
$130
$390

Family memberships include spouses, domestic partnerships and adult dependents. Adult dependents include adults between the ages of 18-22 who are living with and are financially dependent on a student, faculty, or staff ARC member.
Family Affiliation Type
Payroll Deduction
3 Months
Annual
Family of Student
NA
$45
$144
Family of Staff/Faculty
$32/Month*
$130
$390*
      *minimum 1 year commitment, half price if employee is an ARC member
Family of UCI Alumni
NA
$160
$480

Affiliation Type
3 Months
Annual
Other UC Alumni, Faculty & Staff
$205
$615
Research Park
$205
$615

Interested in just pickleball? We offer pickleball-only memberships to UCI Affiliates.

$45/quarter (3 months from date of purchase)
For more information on Pickleball Memberships, please contact 949-824-3738
UCI Students and ARC members do not need to purchase a pickleball membership, already included.

UCI Students, ARC members and Pickleball members may reserve pickleball courts.
Hours for reservations (bookings) are:
Monday - Friday: 7am - 12pm
Monday - Friday: 7pm - 10pm*
Friday: 5pm - 7pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9am - 1pm


To reserve a pickleball court, please visit my.campusrec.uci.edu and login with either your ucinetid/pw or with the email used for login. Then click Bookings to reserve. *NO RESERVATIONS or DROP IN during Rec classes from 5pm - 7pm (Monday - Thursday).

UC Reciprocity is a partnership between all University of California Campus Recreation departments that allows all UC students, faculty, and staff who have an active Campus Recreation membership to utilize recreation facilities across all UC campuses.

Access Requirements - Facility access requirements vary from campus to campus. However, at minimum, the following will be required to activate your reciprocity membership:
  • Present current UC ID card or other valid picture ID
  • Present proof of current enrollment or employment (for example, aclass schedule, paid tuition bill, employment offer letter, UCPATH screenshot, or recent paycheck)
        An active Campus Recreation membership at your home institution may also be required 
  • Sign institution specific waivers
  • Abide by all host institution facility use and access policies
        Remember you are a representative of your home institution!
Contact the membership team at your host institution for full access requirements or with any questions you have:

UC Davismemberservices@campusrec.ucdavis.edu // (530) 754-5306
UC Irvinecamprec@uci.edu // 949-824-3738
UC Los Angelesinfo@recreation.ucla.edu // (310) 206-8373
UC Mercedrecreation@ucmerced.edu // (209) 228-7732
UC RiversideRecInfo@ucr.edu // (951) 827-5738
UC San Diegorecreation@ucsd.edu // (858) 534-3557
UC San Franciscomember.services@ucsf.edu
UC Santa Barbaracashier@recreation.ucsb.edu // (805) 893-3738
UC Santa Cruzcampusrec@ucsc.edu // (831) 459-2531

Reminder: when you are visiting another UC campus, you are also representing your home institution. Be sure to abide by all host institution facility use and access policies.

• Short-term access (less than 7 days): FREE
    Available at no cost to current UC students, faculty, and staff.
• Long-term requests (7+ days): Affiliate Rate
    Pricing is subject to each host school’s rates: you may be eligible to purchase a membership at the affiliate rate. Contact the membership team at your host institution for details.
Note: membership durations exceeding seven days may be subject to additional confirmation of student/employee status and current recreation membership.

Membership Benefits

  • Access to the ARC facilities - Featuring large weight rooms, locker rooms, five activity rooms, four indoor courts, a jogging track, a swimming pool with a pool deck, four softball/football fields, two outdoor basketball courts, six tennis courts, four pickleball courts, a roller hockey rink and much more
  • Drop-in Play- Dedicated times for Drop-in Badminton, Volleyball, Basketball, and Soccer
  • Free Equipment Rental - Members may check out a variety of balls, locks, and equipment at Gear Up
  • Intramurals and Club Sports - Faculty and Staff members can participate in Intramural Sports and designated Club Sports
  • Crawford Aquatics Plaza - noon lap swimming at the Crawford pool.
  • Discounted Programs - Receive Discounted rates on Activity Classes, Programs, Massage Therapy, Fitness Testing, Summer Camp rates, Safety classes, and more
  • Contact Courtney Burkes to schedule a gym and weightroom orientation session

How to Sign Up

  1. All new memberships must be started in person at Campus Recreation Services
  2. ARC memberships may be purchased at Campus Recreation Services, located on the 2nd floor of the ARC.
  3. You must provide proof of eligibility for your desired membership type
  4. Campus Recreation Services accepts cash, check (made payable to UC Regents), Visa or MasterCard
  5. Day Pass can be purchased in person at the ARC.
  6. Day Pass can be used as credit toward membership if redeemed within 7 days of purchase

Guest Day Passes

$5 with Student Member
$10 with
ARC
Member

Must be purchased with a current ARC Member
UCI Faculty & Staff can self-sponsor for a $10 day pass.
View the Guest Day Pass policies

UCI Alumni, Faculty, or Staff may purchase online.
First time purchasing a day pass?
Make sure you’ve visited the Campus Recreation Services Desk on the 2nd floor of the ARC to verify your affiliation status. Up-to-date hours of the Services Desk can be found here. Once you’ve verified your affiliation with UCI and set up your portal account, you can purchase passes online.
Eligibility: For all membership types, proof must be shown to sales staff to verify membership type eligibility. Call the Campus Recreation Services Desk at (949)-824-3738 for questions regarding qualifying verification documents.