Active Living

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Get moving with Vikes Active Living!

Vikes Active Living provides diverse and intentional recreational programs in a safe, inclusive, and accessible environment, enhancing the social, mental and physical well-being of the entire University of Victoria community. We are committed to providing all individuals on campus with welcoming, accessible, and enjoyable physical recreation opportunities.

Explore the site to find various low barrier activities suitable for all abilities, backgrounds, and fitness levels.

Happening at Vikes Active Living

Upcoming events

Dec. 02Spinning in a Winter Wonderland

Hosted by Health & Fitness, Vikes Active Living.
At Dairyland Studio.

Dec. 04Cheer Winter Showcase

Hosted by Clubs, Vikes Cheer.
At CARSA Performance Gym.

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Active Living Guide

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UVic Sports Injury Clinic

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Program and membership policies

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Hours (Fall 2022)
⚑ December holiday hours and closures added.
CARSA Building

Mon. – Fri.: 6:00AM–11:00PM
Sat. – Sun.: 7:00AM–9:00PM
Reading Break*: 6:00AM-9:00PM
Holidays: 7:00AM–9:00PM

⛄ Dec. 19-23: 6:00AM-9:00PM
Dec. 24-26: Closed
Dec. 27-30: 10:00AM-6:00PM
Dec. 31-Jan. 2: Closed
Jan. 3-6: 6:00AM-9:00PM

These December hours override any regular hours listed.

CARSA Climbing Centre

Mon. – Fri.: 1:00-9:00PM
Sat.: 3:00-8:00PM
Sun.: 3:00-8:00PM
Reading Break*: 1:00-9:00PM
Holidays: Closed

⛄ Dec. 24-Jan. 2: Closed
These December hours override any regular hours listed.

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McKinnon Building (pool and fitness)

Mon. – Thu.: 6:00AM-11:00PM
Fri.: 6:00AM-11:00PM
Sat.: 7:00AM-9:00PM
Sun.: 7:00AM-9:00PM
Reading Break*: 6:00AM-7:30PM
Holidays: Closed

⛄ Dec. 19-21: 7:00AM-11:00PM
Dec. 22-23: 7:00AM-7:00PM
Dec. 24-Jan. 2: Closed
Jan. 3-6: 7:00AM-7:00PM

These December hours override any regular hours listed.

⛄ Dec. 24-Jan. 2: Closed
These December hours override any regular hours listed.

View aquatics schedule and programs.

Ian Stewart Complex

Mon. – Fri.: TBA
Sat. – Sun.: TBA
Reading Break*: Closed
Holidays: Closed

*Reading Break: Nov. 9-10
Holidays: Sep. 5, Sep. 30, Oct. 10, Nov. 11


Telephone: 250-472-4000

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