ASI Program Offerings
Cal Poly Recreation Center
Cal Poly students enrolled in summer school are paying the tuition and UU fee; and therefore, will have access to the Recreation Center during summer quarter. Cal Poly students NOT enrolled in summer school (not paying tuition and UU fee for summer quarter) are eligible to purchase a Recreation Center membership at the student rate. Visit the ASI website for more information.
|Hours of Operation||Mon-Fri: 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat-Sun: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
|Recreational Sports Programs||
Cool off and rejuvenate with some lap swimming in the Olympic-size Recreation Pool or enjoy lounging and playing water basketball in the Leisure Pool. We offer a variety of instructional classes for all skill levels and interests, from introductory to Masters swimming classes; SCUBA, aqua aerobics and private swim lessons.
Enjoy an energizing, safe and effective workout in the water that reduces impact to joints while developing cardiovascular health, strength, flexibility and endurance. The class is challenging but promises fun with the high energy music and instructor.
From 6-Pack Abs to Power Yoga, take your pick of more than 15 unique group fitness classes to choose from offered seven days a week various times throughout the day. The group exercise classes are included with Recreation Center access for students and non-student participants. The diverse, comprehensive offering of classes are taught by a team of highly-skilled, certified instructors. Classes range from 30-90 minutes in length and most are on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations can be made at the Pro Shop for two of our more popular classes, Body Pump and Breakaway Cycling to ensure you get a spot at your favorite time.
Sometimes it's fun to just do your own thing. Along with the opportunity to swim laps, jog around the indoor track, or get a great workout in the weight and cardio areas, the Recreation Center offers scheduled times to play semi-organized sports and activities.
Come get a work out and enjoy the outdoors by rope climbing on the 42' climbing wall or free climbing on the 13' bouldering rock. All skill levels are welcome whether you're a new climber or a seasoned climbing machine you can push your fitness level to new heights and meet new friends. Students and non-student Recreation Center members may climb for no additional cost.
Taking an outdoor adventure of your own and need a tent, sleeping bag or lantern? Poly Escapes has a large selection of outdoor equipment available for you to rent at low cost for a day, a weekend, or a week. You can also rent kayaks, wetsuits, surfboards, snowshoes, stoves, ice chests and much more. Rentals are available to Cal Poly students, faculty/staff, and the local community.
Family Fun Days provide opportunities for Recreation Center members to bring their families to enjoy the many amenities of the facility: swimming, racquetball, basketball, volleyball, ping pong, group exercise classes and the exercise rooms (based upon age requirements).
June 20 - September 1
The Recreation Center will be hosting the following programs during the summer. Special SOAR programming will be open to all students.
PEACH/EPE Kinesiology Workshops
|Hours of Operation||Mon-Thur: 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday: Noon - 11:00 pm
Sunday: Noon- 10:00 pm
|ASI Club Services||
Clubs are an essential part of Cal Poly. With over 300 Clubs at your fingertips, it is easy to meet students who share the same interests as you do. Whether you're a club officer, an advisor, a member of an existing organization or looking to start a new club: here's where you'll find everything you need to know about club policies, procedures, services, and resources.
Mon-Fri: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
|Craft Center Programs||
Mon-Wed: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Create, relax and escape from your stresses in the ASI Craft Center, a unique environment offering seven well-equipped studios and classes in the following disciplines: ceramics, flameworking, surfboard shaping, skateboard deck construction, baseball bat making, woodworking, jewelry smithing and casting, stained glass and basic bike repair. Classes are taught by student instructors and are primarily targeted at beginners.
Orfalea Family and ASI Children's Center
- Classroom Renovation: Two classrooms will be closed for renovation
- Enrollment: In the remaining 4 rooms there will be 3 classrooms of children (55+ FTE), and 1 classroom with Poly Trekkers (25 FTE)