News and Announcements

Update: May 6

Study Spaces Available 5/6 - 5/10

John Wooden Center, Event Lobby

  • 5:00 PM - 1:00 AM (M-Th)
  • 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM (Fri)

Student Activities Center, Conference Room 3

  • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sunset Canyon Recreation Center, Buenos Aires and 100 Room

  • 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM


UCLA Recreation Celebrates John Wooden Center 40th Anniversary!

The UCLA John Wooden Center (JWC) celebrates its 40th anniversary in May 2023. 

The John Wooden Center, opened in 1983, was established to honor legendary Coach John Wooden's dedication to inspiring athletes to strive for excellence on and off the court. The JWC remains a central hub for physical fitness, health and wellbeing, community building, and leadership development for UCLA students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.

1983 - 2023, 40th Anniversary John Wooden Center logo graphic

Membership Update

  • UCLA Recreation is excited to announce that UCLA Alumni and Community members are again eligible for membership. Visit our Member Services page to learn more. 
  • Payroll Deduction is now available for UCLA employees when purchasing a Recreation membership. 
  • Family Membership Now Available