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.

Summer 2018 Information

In person registration:
  • We will register Monday-Thursday from 9am-7:30pm at the Recreational Center.

 Registration Form           Minor Waiver           Adult Waiver

One-on-One: July 2, 3, 5, 6, 2018

10:30 am 1:00 pm 1:45 pm 2:30 pm
3:15  pm 7:00 pm 7:45 pm We will be closed July 4th

 

Group: July 9-19, 2018

Parent & Child Aquatics (P/C) 5:30pm
Preschool Aquatics (PS) 12:00pm 2:00pm 4:00pm 6:30pm
Level 1 1:00pm 3:00pm 6:30pm 7:30pm
Level 2 2:00pm 4:00pm 5:30pm
Level 3 3:00pm 6:30pm
Level 4 6:30pm
Level 5 7:30pm
Level 6 7:30pm
Beginner Teen (BT) 12:00pm 7:30pm
Adult (A) 1:00pm 7:30pm
Junior Lifeguard Course 9:00am-11:30am

 

Group: July 23-August 2, 2018

Parent & Child Aquatics (P/C) 10:00am 5:30pm
Preschool Aquatics (PS) 9:00am 11:00am 12:00pm 2:00pm 4:00pm 6:30pm
Level 1 10:00am 11:00am 1:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 7:30pm
Level 2 9:00am 2:00pm 4:00pm 5:30pm
Level 3 11:00am 1:00pm 6:30pm
Level 4 3:00pm 6:30pm
Level 5 7:30pm
Level 6 7:30pm
Beginner Teen (BT) 12:00pm 7:30pm
Adult (A) 7:30pm