Climbing Wall

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Climbing Wall

Safety Orientations

  • Successful completion of one hour class is required to climb regardless of experience
  • Three specific steps:
  • Orientations offered Monday & Wednesdays at 2pm and friday at 6pm
  • You learn:
    • Procedures & policies
    • Equipment use and care
    • Belaying Skills and communication
    • Avoiding risk and injury
    • Attitude & etiquette towards safety

Pre-Orientation Video

  • All ARC Members wishing to access the climbing wall are required to view this video prior to registering for a Safety Orientation.
  • This Climbing Wall Quiz, which reinforces the Video Instruction, will be administered at the start of the Safety Orientation.  Anyone scoring less than 100% will not be permitted to continue with the one hour class.  Climbing Wall Orientation Quiz (PDF)

Video Transcript

Online Registration

(619) 594-0690
Email Climbing Wall Staff


Mon-Thurs 3:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Closed Weekends


Monday - Thursday
at 2pm and Friday at 6pm


  • March 28 - April 4, 2014: Spring Break
  • May 9 - June 13: End of Academic Year Break