The ARC - Activities & Recreation Center

exterior of Arc building

COVID-19 impacts to the ARC

The ARC is currently open with modified operations. The ARC is following all new policies related to COVID. Face coverings are required, regardless of vaccination status and eating in the ARC is not permitted.  

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. Learn more about the ARC. Featuring three floors of student resources and amenities:

  • Lower Level: Fitness Center, Group Exercise Room, Lockers, Vending Machines
  • First Floor: Information Desk, Video Game Alcove, Gaming Tables, Health & Wellness Resource Center, Student Leader Offices, Meeting Rooms
  • Second Floor: Multipurpose Event and Gathering Space, Meeting Room, Student Alcoves

Contact Us

ARC Front Desk: 425-352-3878

Health & Wellness Resource Center (HaWRC)

Location: ARC-120
Learn more about HaWRC

ARC Resource Highlights

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.


Recreation & fitness

The ARC has many resources to meet your recreation and fitness needs, including virtual group fitness classes, intramural sports, even board and video games! 

Read more about the ARC's recreation and fitness resources.

exterior shot of the ARC building at night

Event space for students

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

Read more about space options and reservations.

ARC building hours

Building hours

Day Fitness Center 1st & 2nd floor
Monday - Thursday 8AM - 11PM 8AM-11PM
Friday 8AM -9PM 8AM - 9PM
Saturday - Sunday 12PM -7PM CLOSED

Holiday & Break Closures:

  • Veteran's Day, 11/11
  • Thanksgiving Holiday: 11/25-11/26
  • Winter Break: 12/24-1/2


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.

Apply here to work at the ARC!