The University Aquatic Center features a 50-meter competition pool and adjacent diving well, both of which are accessed by athletes and recreational swimmers alike. Other aquatic facilities managed by Rec Sports are the St. Paul Gymnasium Pool and the Cooke Hall Pools. These four aquatic facilities serve the entire University of Minnesota community through their high quality events, programming, and open recreational opportunities.
Public Lap Swim
Public lap swim is for any person who does not possess a membership into Recreation & Wellness. St. Paul Gym does not offer public swim times.
Cost: $10 per person per visit paid to Member Services at the front entrance of Recreation & Wellness
Times: Monday – Thursday 6pm – 8pm* & Sundays 12pm – 4pm*
*Week day/end events may cancel public lap swim. Please confirm swim times before use through the google calendars on the www.recwell.umn.edu homepage
Student and Member Lap Swim
Student & Member lap swim is offered daily on both the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. Lap swim schedules may be found through the google calendars on the www.recwell.umn.edu homepage
Learn to Swim
The Learn to Swim program focuses on water safety and fun for all ages. Participants learn a solid foundation of swimming skills and build upon them throughout the program.