Learn to Swim Program

For decades, Lamar University has provided professional, low-cost swimming lessons to the Southeast Texas community. Our staff offers both one-on-one lessons and group lessons.

Group Lessons

  • Open to ages 1 year to adult
  • Eight 30 to 45-minute lessons over eight days
  • Cost: $65 for eight 30 to 45-minute lessons

One-on-One Lessons

  • Open to ages 5 years to adult
  • Four 30-minute lessons over four days
  • Cost: $65 for four 30-minute lessons

Why LU Learn to Swim?

  • Our lessons are open to the community - you don't have to be an LU/LIT student or staff member to participate.
  • Classes are taught by Red Cross-certified instructors.
  • We follow a structured program to ensure easy transition between each level:
    • Parent-and-Child 1 & 2
    • Pre-School Aquatics 1, 2, & 3
    • Learn-to-Swim 1-6
  • We also offer Adult lessons.

Spring 2019 Information

Learn to Swim has concluded for Summer 2018. Information about Spring 2019 Learn to Swim will be posted in January. Spring lessons are only for ages 5 and up.