World Class Amenities. Exceptional Experiences.

BBQ Area


The Main Recreation Area has four (4) barbecue stations located under the patio cover on the north side of the Clubhouse.  The barbecue area also features a sink.

Reserved use of the clubhouse includes exclusive use of the one (1) barbecue station nearest to the clubhouse and four nearest tables with chairs.



VPCA enjoys one of the largest ratios of green space to housing among the communities of the City of Irvine.  Our approximately 35 acres of greenbelts offer a peaceful environment of lawns & landscaping, sunny areas, shaded areas, walkways, and benches.

Ping Pong Table


We maintain a ping pong table outside the clubhouse in the Main Recreation Area for resident use . Paddles and balls are available upon request from the office.

Volleyball Court


Location: Greenbelt

The sand volleyball court is located in the Main Greenbelt area just east of the Main Recreation Area.

Shuffleboard Court


A shuffleboard is located on the deck outside the clubhouse in the large recreation complex.



Recreation Area Hours: 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Spas are located at both the Main and East Recreation Areas.  The spas are heated year-round.

VPCA Swim Team


The BEST yearly social activity for the WHOLE family in our Association.  We have the only swim team in University Park and we are very fortunate to have it at our pool.  This is a great way to build friendships, confidence and swimming ability.  Member of the Irvine Swim League.

Children from 5 to 18 years of age can participate.  For more information and/or to register for the team, go to

Tennis Courts


Location: Main Recreation Center
Hours: 6:00 a.m. until dark.

Open: Year round

Our two outdoor tennis courts are located side-by-side in the lower level of the Main Recreation Area.

Tot Lots


VPCA maintains  eight (8) playgrounds located throughout throughout the community.



Recreation Area Hours: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Pools can be closed at unspecified times for cleaning. NO LIFEGUARD ON DUTY – USE POOLS & SPAS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

The Main pool is heated March 21 to October 21.  The East pool is heated year-round.

The VPCA Piranhas youth swim team practices and and competes at the Main Pool during the summer season. All but one of the pool lanes are exclusive to the Team during its swim activities, while the remainder of the pool will remain available to all swimmers. Check the posted schedules for dates and times. Come cheer them on during a meet or meets! The East pool is available for use when the Team is at the Main pool.

Please note: Children under age 14 must be under the supervision of a responsible adult 18 years or over.
All toddlers must wear swim diapers / rubber pants in any pool at all times. Contamination by fecal matter requires special treatment and 24-hour closure of a pool–the owner whose child or guest’s child causes a pool closure will beheld financially responsible for the costs related to treating and reopening the pool.

Swimmers must wear swimsuits. No cut-off jeans or street wear, etc. No diving in the shallow end. No metal objects, hair pins/hair clips in pool. No Frisbees, tennis or beach balls, Nerf balls or boogie boards. No glass containers in pool and recreation areas. Any inflatable items should be removed when leaving pool area. No floating or small objects should be left in pool – they clog the pool lines.