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University Recreation offers swim lessons to current members.

Who

To be eligible, you must . . . 

  • be a student, faculty/ staff, or alumni
  • be 18 years or older
  • have an active UREC membership

What

American Red Cross certified lifeguards staff our aquatic facilities and instruct out group, semi-private, and private swim lessons.

These lessons offered are 1 instructor for 2 participants. Lessons last 1 hour and can be purchased individually or in a package. Semi-Private lessons are scheduled based upon participant/instructor availability. 

*Semi-Private lessons are available for two participants that sign up together. It is recommended that you and your partner are at a similar swim skill level.

Level Descriptions:

  • Level 1 - orient participant to aquatic environment and help gain basic skills; develop positive attitude and safe procedure/practices around water
  • Level 2 - basic aquatic skills and water safety
  • Level 3 - build on skills; achieve basic water competency skills in pool environment
  • Level 4 - improve participants’ proficiency in swimming strokes

Pricing for semi-private lessons depends on the number of sessions purchased:

  • 4 Lessons - $40 (per person)
  • 8 Lessons - $92.50 (per person)
  • 12 Lessons - $137.50 (per person)

 

*Prices are subject to change.*

During these lessons, the participant gets 1 on 1 attention to accomplish their swimming goals. Lessons last 1 hour and can be purchased individually or in a package. Private lessons are scheduled based upon participant/instructor availability. 

Level Descriptions:

  • Level 1 - orient participant to aquatic environment and help gain basic skills; develop positive attitude and safe procedure/practices around water
  • Level 2 - basic aquatic skills and water safety
  • Level 3 - build on skills; achieve basic water competency skills in pool environment
  • Level 4 - improve participants’ proficiency in swimming strokes

Pricing for private lessons depends on the number of sessions purchased:

  • 4 Lessons - $80
  • 8 Lessons - $185
  • 12 Lessons - $275

 

*Prices are subject to change*

Group lessons are unavailable at this time. Please check back later!

The time of the lesson will be based upon the participant’s skill level. Each class has a limit of 6 participants. Official times and dates will be posted soon!

Level Descriptions:

  • Level 1 - orient participant to aquatic environment and help gain basic skills; develop positive attitude and safe procedure/practices around water
  • Level 2 - basic aquatic skills and water safety
  • Level 3 - build on skills; achieve basic water competency skills in pool environment
  • Level 4 - improve participants’ proficiency in swimming strokes

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

Check back for updates!


Steps to Sign Up:

Step 1: Complete payment of semi-private or private lessons via TouchNet or in-person.

Step 2: Once payment is complete, fill out the Swim Lesson Form.

Step 3: Person will be assigned a swim instructor and will be contacted with instructions.

 

Any questions, please contact Carrie Randolph, Assistant Director of Aquatics & Risk Management, at crandol9@uncc.edu.