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Check the pool hours for updated swim times.


RecWell hosts a number of national and local events at the Aquatics facilities. For rental information please contact Linda McKee at (612) 624-6349.


Kick off Homecoming by joining us at the Natatorium to jump off the 10 meter platform. Participants who achieve the 10 meter jump will receive a t-shirt. All participants must pass a swim test to be eligible to jump.

Event Details:

  •  Sunday, September 29th from 7:00pm-9:00pm.
  •  Located in the J.K. Freeman Aquatics Center. 
  •  Required to pass a swim test to jump of the 3m, 5m, 7m, and 10m platform.
  •  Bring a suit and googles!!

Register at this link.



RecWell has four aquatic facilities that serve the University of Minnesota community through events, programming, and open recreational opportunities.

  • Jean K. Freeman Aquatics Center
  • Cooke Hall 10
  • Cooke Hall 15
  • St. Paul Pool

Lap Swim

Student & Member lap swim is offered daily on both the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. Public lap swim is offered for non-members during the school year only in Minneapolis. The cost for public lap swim is $12, which includes access to the Recreation Center and locker rooms. Public swim guests must enter and pay at the Member Services desk in the Rec Center.

Pool Hours