Group Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons

Whether you are just a beginner or looking to improve your form, we have instructors that can help you reach your goals.  Campus Recreation Services offers swimming lessons to the University Community.   These lessons cater to adult non-swimmers, beginners, and intermediate swimmers. We also offer youth lessons for non-swimmers and beginners. (YOU MUST BE A VALID MEMBER OF THE STUDENT LIFE CENTER TO SIGN UP) Please check out our membership page before signing up. Non-Students or Non-Members are not eligible for lessons. Children of main member will also need a membership. Except Children 4 and under which are now FREE.  Please call 581-8513 or email for more information . Registration for Summer 2017 is now open. Register by May 15th for Session 1. Register here. Save 10% (discount code swim10) when signing up for 2 or more classes. (Discount code must be applied during the time of purchase. No exceptions after payment confirmation. Refund will not be offered after the first meeting time.)

Summer 2017

Semester (May 18, May 25, June 1, June 8, June 15, June 22, June 29, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27) Day Time Cost
Fitness Swimming Thursday 5:30 – 6:25 pm $20
Session 1 Lessons ( May 17, May 24, May 31, June 7, June 14) Day Time Cost
Adult Beginner 1 Wednesday 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm $35
Adult Intermediate 1 Wednesday 6:20 pm – 7:05 pm $35
Session 1 Lessons ( May 18, May 25, June 1, June 8, June 15)   
Adult Advanced Class Thursday 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm $35
Session 1 Lessons (May 20, May 27, June 3, June 10, June 17)  
Adult Beginner  2 Saturday 10:30 am – 11:15 am $35
Adult Intermediate  2 Saturday 11:20 am – 12:05 am $35
Parent & Child Group Lesson Saturday 10:20 am – 10:50 am $25
Youth Lessons Saturday 11:00 am – 11:30 am $25
Session 2 Lessons (June 21, June 28, July 12, July 19, July 26 *Note we skip July 5)  Day Time Cost
Adult Beginner 1 Wednesday 5:30 – 6:15 pm $35
Adult Intermediate 1 Wednesday 6:20 – 7:05 pm $35
Session 2 Lessons (June 22, June 29, July 13, July 20, July 27. *note skip July 6) Date Time Cost
Adult Advanced Class Thursday 6:30 – 7:15 pm $35
Session 2 Lessons (June 24, July 8, July 15, July 22, July 29 *Note we skip July 1)  Date Time Cost
Adult Intermediate 2 Saturday 11:20 – 12:05 pm $35
Parent & Child Group Lesson Saturday 10:20 – 10:50 am $35
Youth Lessons Saturday 11:00 – 11:30 am $35


Class Descriptions

Beginner: Our beginner level is for non-swimmers and those new to swimming desiring to gain confidence and comfort in the water. If you cannot swim 25 meters without stopping this is the level for you.
Intermediate: Our intermediate level is for swimmers who can swim 25 meters freestyle, and are familiar with the backstroke. In this level additional strokes will be introduced and we will coninue to work on stroke technique.
Advanced: Our Advanced level is for those who can swim 25 meters freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke. In this level you will gain a general knowledge of all four strokes.  Additionally, you will work on your stroke technique and swimming greater distances.
Fitness Swimming: This class is a great addition to your workout routine and can help you achieve your desired fitness goals.  This program is great for those that are looking to change up their workout routine, challenge themselves in a different environment, cross train, prepare for a triathlon or other competition, and more! Each workout is tailored to strengths, weaknesses and general goals of the Fitness Swimming participants and can be further tailored to each participants goals. There are no prerequisites, however, all Fitness Swimming participant’s should be able to swim 50 yards freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, be familiar with the butterfly, and be able to tread in deep water for at least 1 minute.
Parent and Child: This class is for children ages 6 months to 3 years of age and a parent. In this class both parent and child will be in the water. The instructor will lead fun and interactive activities, so that children gain comfort in the water. Additionally, children will learn basic swimming elements.
Youth: These lessons provide the opportunity for children (ages 3 – 17) to learn water safety and swimming skills.
 What to expect at your first lesson.
 Please be on the pool deck ready to get in the water at your lesson start time. You will most likely want a pair of goggles for the class, which can be purchased at the Gear Central desk. Swim caps are optional, and can also be purchased at the desk.