FAQS

Membership-related

How do I become a member?

Check out this page!

How much does a membership cost?

Membership costs $20 for UBC students and $30 for everyone else.

When does my membership expire?

Memberships expire the following August after they are purchased. For example a membership bought in Sept 2016 expires August 2017.

Why doesn’t my membership last a full year after I sign up?

The UBC Yoga Club is a UBC AMS club. AMS clubs memberships go by school year, starting in September.

Do I have to be a UBC student to become a member?

Anyone can become a member! Memberships are $20 for UBC students and $30 for everyone else.

Do I need to bring my member card to class?

No, we are going paperless this year! Simply bring your student card to class and we’ll sign you in from there.

Class Specific

How much does drop-in cost?

Drop-in is $2 with a membership! Without a membership, each drop-in will be $5.

What is your class size?

Our classes usually range from 5-30 students.  Rooms are usually big enough to comfortably accommodate larger class sizes. However, occasionally classes are full so it is best to arrive early to ensure your spot.

Are there yoga mats available?

Yes, we have yoga mats available, free of charge. We only have a limited supply, so bring your own mat if you want to guarantee that you have one for a busy class.

Are there other yoga supplies available?

Yes, there are foam blocks, straps, blankets, and bolsters available too, all free of charge.

Where are your classes held?

Classes are held in various rooms in the Student Union Building and Hillel. Check the calendar page for updated class locations.

Where can I find the class schedule?

You can find the schedule on our website by going to our front page or by going to What We Offer–> Classes–> Calendar.

When should I arrive to class?

Please arrive 15 minutes early to guarantee that you get a spot.

I’m new to yoga, which classes should I take?

Our classes are all levels, but some may be more difficult for beginners. We offer a Gentle Hatha for Beginners class and also many Hatha classes, which are all designed to accommodate beginners. Please let the teacher know if you are new to yoga or to that particular style of yoga.

How long are classes?

Classes are usually between 60-75 minutes.

What if I need to leave class early?

Please speak to the teacher ahead of time to let them know you need to leave early. Also, please be as quiet as you can and respectful of the rest of the class.

What if I leave something behind in class?

If something is left behind, it will be given to the AMS security lost & found. You can find their office across from Uppercase on the main concourse of the SUB. Feel free to also message us on Facebook!

Do you have classes in the summer?

Classes aren’t guaranteed in the summer but we often have them. We usually announce in April before the summer term starts whether we will be having summer classes that year.

Getting Involved

Where can I find information for contacting Yoga Club?

You can find out how to contact us on our Contact Us page. You can also message us on our Facebook page.

How can I get more involved with the Yoga Club?

We are always looking for volunteers to help us run our classes! You can contact our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer.ubcyogaclub@gmail.com if you want to volunteer.

How can I get updates from the Yoga Club?

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram and check out our Blog page on the website!