Activities & Recreation Center (ARC)

201 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

Facility

Online reservations required to access select spaces in the ARC. Refer to the COVID-19 FAQ page for more information.

DatesHours
Tuesday, September 7 – Friday, November 19Monday-Thursday: 6:00am-11:00pm
Friday: 6:00am-10:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-10:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am-11:00pm
Saturday, November 20 – Sunday, November 2111:00am-3:00pm
Monday, November 22 – Tuesday, November 2311:00am-6:00pm
Wednesday, November 2411:00am-3:00pm
Thursday, November 25 – Friday, November 26Closed
Saturday, November 2711:00am-3:00pm
Sunday, November 2811:00am-9:00pm
Monday, November 29 – Friday, December 17Monday-Thursday: 6:00am-11:00pm
Friday: 6:00am-10:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-10:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am-11:00pm

Outdoor Pool

Lap swim lanes, diving well, and sundeck are open to patrons without a reservation.

The Outdoor Pool will not open if there is inclement weather or if the Accuweather “Real Feel” temperature is below 60 degrees in Champaign. Opening decisions will be made by the Aquatics staff at the top of each hour following a delay and the indoor pool will serve as a backup swimming location.

DatesHours
Monday, October 4 – Friday, December 17closed

Indoor Pool

Online reservations may be required to access the indoor pool. Refer to the schedule below for more information. The sauna is closed until further notice.

DatesHours
Monday, October 4 – Friday, December 17Click on the links below to view each day’s schedule:
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Climbing Wall & Rental Center

First come, first served – no reservation required. Equipment checkout and the entrance to the climbing wall are located on the concourse level of the ARC.

DatesHours
Monday, September 6 – Friday, December 17Monday-Friday: 3:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday: 4:00pm-7:00pm
Sunday: closed

Food Assistance & Well-Being Program

Located in the Instructional Kitchen (entrance on the concourse level of the ARC).

DatesHours
Monday, August 23 – Friday, December 17Tuesday: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Saturday: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: closed

Campus Recreation Center East (CRCE)

1102 W Gregory Dr, Urbana, IL 61801

Facility

Currently closed. Fall reopening date TBD.

Pool & Hot Tub

Currently closed. Fall reopening date TBD.

Water Slide

Currently closed. Fall reopening date TBD.

Ice Arena

406 E Armory Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

Hours vary. Refer to the Ice Arena calendar for public skating times, events, and programs.

Campus Bike Center

51 E Gregory Drive, Champaign, IL 61820

DatesDrop-In Hours
Tuesday, September 7 – Friday, December 17Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 2:00pm-6:00pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: closed

Outdoor Center Playfields

Located at S 1st St & Stadium Dr, Champaign, IL 61820. The Outdoor Center Playfields includes 4 lighted turf fields, 3 lighted sand volleyball courts, 6 lighted basketball courts, and 6 lighted tennis courts.

DatesHours
Tuesday, September 7 – Friday, November 12Monday-Thursday: 9:30am-10:00pm
Friday-Saturday: 9:30pm-9:00pm
Sunday: 9:30am-10:00pm

Illini Grove

Located at the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue in Urbana, IL 61801. Illini Grove has a basketball court, sand volleyball court, log pavilion, 8 lighted picnic sites with tables and grills, and 9 lighted tennis courts.

Outdoor Areas

DatesHours
Tuesday, September 7 – Friday, November 12Monday-Sunday: 10:00am-8:00pm

Tennis Courts

DatesHours
Tuesday, September 7 – Friday, November 12Monday-Thursday: 9:30am-10:00pm
Friday-Saturday: 9:30pm-9:00pm
Sunday: 9:30am-10:00pm

Complex Fields

DatesHours
Tuesday, September 7 – Friday, November 12Monday-Thursday: 2:30pm-8:00pm
Friday: closed
Saturday: 10:30am-5:00pm
Sunday: closed
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