ARC Hours

SUMMER HOURS- May 5, 2023 through August 19, 2023

(Youth may utilize facility every day and are limited to rock wall, courts & pool use only. Must have appropriate supervision.  See Welcome Center attendant for information)

  • Monday-Friday: 6 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Pool closes 30 minutes prior to building

Closed Memorial Day (May 29), Juneteenth Holiday (June 19) and Independence Day (July 4)

Modified Hours for Breaks and Finals

Additionally, we only accept credit/debit cards for payment.

Notes: The climbing wall is open for bouldering during all open ARC hours. An adult, 18 or older, must directly supervise all youth under age 12 at the wall. 

Youth Access (Ages 15 & under) 

  • SRU Academic year: Friday, Saturday and Sunday only - all hours open to close
    • Special weekday Youth pool hours: 11 am - 1 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm.  
  • SRU Summer break (May after commencement to mid August) and Winter break (December after commencement to mid January): Every day during all open ARC Hours open to close. 
  • Facility Access: Pool, All Courts and Rock Climbing Wall ONLY; NO access to 2nd floor or Fitness Center. 

Adults age 18 and older must provide direct supervision for all youth ages 12 and under at all times. Youths age 13-15 must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older in the ARC, but may utilize courts, rock wall and aquatic center without direct supervision. Parent/guardian must remain in the ARC while youth are using the facility.

Day passes are $10 per person for all guests ages 3+.


At times, due to severe weather, unforeseen maintenance issues or a power outage, ARC hours of operation may be adjusted with little advance notice. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but decisions are made with the safety of our students, staff and patrons in mind. Campus Recreation follows Slippery Rock University inclement weather directives which includes later opening time or early closure.