The ARC – Activities & Recreation Center

Welcome to the ARC

Mission Statement: The ARC is a place for campus to connect through community and play.

The Activities & Recreation Center (ARC) is the hub of student life on campus; a place for students to gather, socialize, dine, and exercise. Featuring three floors of student resources and amenities:

  • Lower Level: Fitness Center, Locker Rooms, Outdoor Gear Shop, Equipment Check Out, Vending Machines
  • First Floor: Information Desk, Video Game Alcove, Health & Wellness Resource Center, Student Leader Offices, Meeting Rooms
  • Second Floor: Multipurpose Event and Gathering Space, Video Game Alcove, Gaming Tables, Meeting Room, Student Alcoves

Group Fitness

Group Fitness classes are offered in the ARC Studio, located in the Lower Level of the ARC. With many different class types offered throughout the week, there is something for everyone!

Learn more about Group Fitness classes.

Intramural Activities

Intramural Activities aims to provide an environment where the campus community has the opportunity to participate in various sport and leisure activities regardless of skill level and ability.

Learn more about Intramural Activities programs.

Outdoor Wellness

Outdoor Wellness is designed to push boundaries, increase knowledge and develop skills, and teach responsible participation in outdoor activities while deepening campus connections.

Learn more about Outdoor Wellness programs.

Event space for students

The ARC is proud to support the programs and events of the student clubs and organizations at the UW Bothell and Cascadia College.

Read more about space options and reservations.

Health & Wellness

The Health and Wellness Resource Center (HaWRC) is a one-stop hub connecting students with on-campus and community resources to help you thrive!

Read more about the HaWRC’s services.

Food options on campus

Drink and food vending machines are located in the Lower Level Lobby of the ARC. View all food options on campus.