ARCThe ARC is open to all students!

The ARC - Activities & Recreation Center


Welcome to the ARC

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

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

To see a full list of ARC programs and offerings, visit the ARC website.


If you are interested in working in the ARC or for any of the ARC Programs, please apply by April 23rd.

ARC Programs


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 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 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; snacks and fresh vending options including salads, sandwiches, and more. COVID-19 may impact fresh options and food trucks.

View all food options on campus & the Food Truck schedule.