What is the make-up policy?
Our new Make-up Policy only allows for make-ups due to
illness or cancellations due to weather. Therefore you will not be
able to make-up a lesson due to vacations, school functions, or
Where should I park?
Parking is located to the right outside of the Health and
Recreation Complex in the Hinkle Field house parking lot.
You can also park along the street and in the Clowes parking lot.
During home football and basketball games, the parking lot will be
closed. Here is the link to the football and basketball schedule.
When should I arrive?
Please try to arrive 5-10 minutes before the lessons start
in order to be ready for the instructor at the starting
What should the student wear/bring?
Your students should bring a bathing suit and towel. The
Health and Recreation Complex is not responsible for providing
towels. A cap and goggles can be worn, but are not required.
Infants and toddlers not potty trained must wear swim
How many lessons will it take for the student to learn how to swim?
Every student is different, therefore the number of
lessons range considerably. Our instructors adjust and adapt their
lessons to how their students learn in order to maintain an
appropriate pace for the child's level and
How does severe weather effect lessons?
Tornado Warning: If a tornado warning is issued
during swim lessons, all participants must get out of the water and
go into the locker rooms until it is clear.
- If the lesson has already gone 20 minutes, it will be
considered a full lesson.
- If under 20 minutes, a make-up lesson will be scheduled.
Snow Cancellations: Lessons will only be
cancelled due to snow if the roads are hazardous to drive and/or
the University closes.
- The decision to cancel will be made at least one hour before
the start time of lessons.
- Please call 940-4HRC to find out if lessons are
- The lesson will be rescheduled.