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Last Modified: October 15, 2014


Click here for the ARC 2014–2015 Annual Schedule.

ARC Regular Hours

Monday–Thursday: 6–1 a.m.
Friday: 6 a.m.–11 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Sunday: 9–12 a.m.

ARC Summer Hours

Monday–Friday: 6 a.m.–10 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday: 9 a.m.–9 p.m.

Fall Quarter Special Hours (September 29–December 31)

November 2014

Nov 11 (Veteran's Day) Tue noon–1 a.m.
Nov 26 Wed 6 a.m.–7 p.m.
Nov 27–29 Thur-Sat CLOSED

December 2014

Dec 15–19 Mon-Fri 6 a.m.–11 p.m.
Dec 20 Sat 7 a.m.–5 p.m.
Dec 21 Sun 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Dec 22–23 Mon-Tue 6 a.m.–8 p.m.
Dec 24–25 Wed-Thur CLOSED
Dec 26 Fri noon–8 p.m.
Dec 27–28 Sat-Sun 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Dec 29–30 Mon-Tue 6 a.m.–8 p.m.
Dec 31-–Jan 1 Wed-Thur CLOSED

Contact Information:







Mailing Address

232 ARC, One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Driving Directions

From San Francisco

  • Take US-101 S via the ramp to Oakland/I-80/San Jose
  • Take the exit onto I-80 E toward Oakland (Partial toll road)
  • Slight right at CA-113 N (signs for CA-113/Woodland)
  • Take the Russell Blvd exit toward Davis
  • Turn right at Russell Blvd
  • Turn Right at La Rue Rd
  • Turn Left at Orchard Park Road

From Sacramento

  • Take I-80 W
  • Take exit 70 to merge onto CA-113 N toward Woodland
  • Take the Russell Blvd exit toward Davis
  • Turn right at Russell Blvd
  • Turn Right at La Rue Rd
  • Turn Left at Orchard Park Road

Nearest Parking Lots:

Parking lot 25
West Entry Parking Structure
The Activities and Recreation Center parking lot has day permits for $9, which can be purchased from machines in the lots (cash or credit cards accepted) and coin-metered spaces.

Weeknight Parking: Free before 7 a.m. and after 10 p.m. Visitor passes can be purchased for $9 for the time in between.

Weekend Parking: Free in all campus lots unless there is a special event.

Retirees Park Free

The UC Davis campus encourages retired staff and faculty to remain active within the campus community and interact with colleagues and students. Former UC Davis faculty and staff, identified by the campus Benefits Office as officially retired, are eligible for a Retiree (RT) Permit 30 days following their retirement date. Retirees may visit the TAPS office to request an RT permit, and should be prepared to present their annuitant card and driver’s license as identification. For more info, visit the TAPS website.

Try the EasyPark Personal Parking Meter from TAPS

The EasyPark Personal Parking Meter is a great alternative for those who do not park for very long periods of time, or do not drive to campus on a daily basis. Please check out the TAPS website for more information and availability.

For any further questions concerning parking, please contact Transportation and Parking Services.

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