Hello, thank you for visiting UF RecSports Swim Lessons! At this time, all RecSports swim lessons are postponed until Fall 2020. If you have registered for Spring 2020 swim lessons, please check your registration email for information about refunds or semester transfers. We will update this page with more information about future scheduling.

Swim Lessons

UF RecSports offers a variety of swim lesson options for individuals of all ages to learn to swim. Youth Lessons are offered seasonally, from March – October and Adult Lessons are offered year round. All swim lessons are taught by our certified American Red Cross Water Safety Instructors.

Spring Session Information:
  • Session A: March 16th-April 9th
    • Registration opens: February 1st

Youth Lessons

Class Offering Day Time
Parent & Child Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:00pm
Preschool Level 1&2Monday/Wednesday 5:30 - 6:00pm
Preschool Level 1&2Tuesday/Thursday6:10-6:40pm
Preschool Level 2&3Monday/Wednesday 6:10-6:40pm
Preschool Level 2&3Tuesday/Thursday5:30-6:00pm
Youth Level 1 Monday/Wednesday 6:10-6:40pm
Youth Level 1Tuesday/Thursday5:30-6:00pm
Youth Level 2Monday/Wednesday6:10-6:40pm
Youth Level 2Tuesday/Thursday6:10-6:40pm
Youth Level 3 Monday/Wednesday 5:30-6:00pm
Youth Level 3Tuesday/Thursday6:10-6:40pm
Youth Level 4&5Tuesday/Thursday5:30-6:00pm

Adult Lessons

Class Offerings Day Time
Adult Beginner Tuesday 6:50-7:20pm
Adult Beginner Wednesday 6:50-7:20pm
Adult Beginner Thursday 6:50-7:20pm
Adult Intermediate Tuesday 6:50-7:20pm
Adult Intermediate Wednesday 6:50-7:20pm
Adult AdvancedThursday 6:50-7:20pm

Location & Parking:

All youth group lessons take place at Florida Pool, located by Student Recreation and Fitness Center. The closest parking is available in Murphree area or by Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Please note that Murphree area parking requires a UF parking decal 24/7, whereas parking restrictions by Stephen C. O’Connell Center are lifted in the evenings. Please refer to Transportation And Parking Services for all up to date parking information.

​Adult group lessons take place at Florida Pool or the O’Connell Center pool. Location varies depending on the season and will be included in the registration information.


Register online via RSConnect or person at Southwest Rec Center.