Get All You Can from Fitness and Wellness with CRU Membership

CRU (Campus Recreation and Unions) Membership, formerly known as ARC Membership, incorporates the amenities and services of the ARC and other CRU programming. Benefits include significant discounts at the Craft Center, Equestrian Center, Outdoor Adventures and Youth Programs. They also include low-cost access to Fitness and Wellness programs such as Group Exercise, Instructional Series and Personal Training. In addition, CRU Members enjoy free access to Intramural (IM) Sports, the Rec Pool and Hickey Pool. To explore your own CRU lifestyle, visit cru.ucdavis.edu/crumembership.

Online Purchase of Group Exercise Classes

Our comprehensive Group Exercise pass allows entry into any of the ARC's more than 40 classes each week, including Core, Cycling, Cardio, Fitness Fusion or Resistance Training. You can now conveniently purchase your affordable pass for the quarter ($25), week ($10) or day ($5) at the Campus Recreation and Unions online store. And then enjoy easy access to the classes with one swipe of your Student ID or CRU Membership Card at the RecCheck desk. See below for instructions.

Create a Profile at myrecreation.ucdavis.edu and follow the login instructioins.

Buy Group Exercise Pass

Go to the Fitness and Wellness tab and select Group Exercise. There you will have options for a quarter, week or day pass. (Must have valid CRU Membership for full duration of pass; all current UC Davis students automatically enjoy CRU Membership at no additional charge.)

Enter the ARC.

Present your UC Davis Student ID or CRU Membership Card at the ARC Member Services Desk. (All current UC Davis students automatically enjoy CRU Membership at no additional charge.)

Go to the exercise studio for your class.

Present your UC Davis Student ID or CRU Membership Card to the instructor. Enjoy your workout!

Group Exercise Admission Policies

  • Group Exercise admission is only given out to those with a current valid Group Exercise Pass.
  • Group Exercise passes may only be used by the person who purchased it.
  • Admission will begin 15 minutes before the class begins at the respective studio.
  • Please arrive to class on time. Patrons will not be admitted 5 minutes after class has begun.
  • Admissions into class will not be permitted without valid Group Exercise Pass.