Facility Information

The Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center (AOERC) is located at 285 Santa Teresa St. The AOERC provides 75,000 square foot of indoor recreation space, a 50-meter outdoor pool, state-of-the-art Climbing Wall and Outdoor Education Center, classroom spaces, locker rooms and showers, fitness center, and three indoor basketball courts.

Make sure you bring your Stanford ID with you and scan it at the front desk in order to enter the facilities. To check your eligibility, visit the access page

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Facilities Mon-Thurs Fri Sat Sun 
AOERC 8:30AM – 5:15PM 8:30AM – 5:15PM 12:30PM – 5:15PM 
12:30PM – 5:15PM

Hours subject to change. For updated hours and closure info, please visit our facilities page

AOERC Facility Map

Find your way around the AOERC with our helpful facility maps. Learn the classroom locations and how to navigate around the building. 

Click Here to View the AOERC Facility Map

NEW: Fitness Moat and Pool Deck Cardio

We are excited to announce the official reopening of the AOERC on September 14, 2020!
In addition to Open-Air Fitness Classes, Outdoor Center Gear Rentals, Rec Swim & Splash and Dash at the Avery Rec Pool, we will be opening up the fitness equipment for eligible Stanford affiliates for reservations.
Reservations are now OPEN!

Fitness Center

The fitness center is located downstairs at the AOERC. Upon entering the building, head downstairs and the center is at the end of the hallway. 

  • Weights, Cardio Equipment, Top-of-the-line fitness machines
  • Central Air Conditioning and blinds
  • Helpful staff available for questions
  • Indoor cycling studio
  • Free day use lockers (bring own lock)
  • Men’s, women’s, and all-gender locker rooms and showers

Participants and guests must abide by all posted and written policies as well as comply with request made by Fitness Center Staff. Staff reserves the right to refuse service to any participant.

Please refer to AOERC Facility Policies for more details.

Indoor Cycling Studio Policies

  1. Indoor cycling studio is available for use at any time outside of specified reservations. Stanford Recreation reserves the right to change the schedule as needed and without notice.
  2. The indoor cycling studio must be vacated by non-group fitness participants 15 minutes prior to the start of scheduled class times.
  3. For sanitation, safety, and protection of equipment, participants are required to wear proper workout attire.
  4. Do not remove equipment from the cycle studio.
  5. All users are required to wipe down bikes and mop floor after use of the bikes.

ADA Information

In an effort to better serve individuals with disabilities, adaptive equipment is available at the AOERC Fitness Center. Current equipment includes a Nu-Step recumbent bike/upper body ergometer, Sci-Fit bike/upper ergometer and various gloves and attachments for using weights.

Lockers and Changing Rooms

(PAST INFORMATION, we are currently not offering lockers and changing rooms)

Locker information can be found here. We have men’s, women’s, and all-gender locker rooms available in the downstairs area of the AOERC.

In addition to the quarterly/annual lockers, the facility also houses day use lockers which require you to bring your own lock. Day use lockers are free of charge, and please note they will be cleared out each night at the close of business and any left behind contents will be added to the lost and found.


Roble Parking Garage, Parking Structure 2, or Lot 25  (Via Ortega and Panama Street / A Permit, C Permit, and Visitor Parking)

Contact Us

Front Desk: (650) 498-0765
Fitness Center: (650) 498-0761