Get All You Can from Aquatics with Campus Recreation Membership

A Campus Recreation Membership, formerly known as ARC or CRU Membership, incorporates the amenities and services of the ARC and other Campus Recreation programming. Benefits include significant discounts at the Craft Center, Equestrian Center, Outdoor Adventures and Youth Programs. They also include low-cost access to Fitness and Wellness programs such as Group Exercise, Instructional Series and Personal Training. In addition, Campus Recreation Members enjoy free access to Intramural (IM) Sports, the Rec Pool and Hickey Pool. To explore your own Campus Recreation lifestyle, visit

Adult Learn-to-Swim Lessons

Whether you’re a novice swimmer looking to learn the fundamentals of swimming or a beginning swimmer ready to progress to stroke development, we have classes designed for you. A small group format enables you to receive plenty of individual attention. Participant objectives will be solicited via email prior to the start of class.

Interested in Youth Swim Lessons or Junior Lifeguarding? More information can be found here.


Online registration begins Spring 2019 and continues until classes are filled. Registration is available online via Phone and mail-in registrations are not accepted. If you have questions, please call 530-754-4304.

Price Key

A: UC Davis Student/ARC Member
B: Non-UC Davis Student/Non-ARC Member

Campus Recreation Fee Waiver

Campus Recreation is excited to offer a fee waiver for students interested in participating in programming at any of our centers. Any current and active fee paying UC Davis student can apply for a fee waiver to enroll in classes at a discounted rate. More information and the application can be found here. This fee waiver is made possible through a partnership with Amazon.


Location will be announced Spring 2019.

    Summer: Adult Group Lessons

    A $TBD / B $TBD || 

    Class sessions are two weeks long, meet Monday through Thursday, and last 35 minutes.

    Summer: Private Lessons

    A $TBD / B $TBD

    Classes are one week long, meet Monday through Thursday, and last 35 minutes.