Athlete swimming in the Natatorium

Aquatics

Develop skills with our swim programs, lessons, and certification classes.

Welcome to the Aquatics Home Page for Campus Recreational Services! We are located in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center on UNLV’s campus and part of the CRS Membership for students, faculty, staff and community members. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about our facilities or programs.

SRWC Policies for Patrons

A minimum of two lanes are always open for lap swim during our pool hours of operation. SRWC reserves the right to close the pool area without notice. Guests can either bring their own lock and towel or purchase one from the Pro Shop.

Facilities

The Natatorium in the SRWC includes:

  • 25-yard, 6-lane lap pool
  • Shallow water leisure pool with vortex
  • 13-person spa
  • Gender inclusive locker room
  • Wet classroom
  • Poolside restroom access
  • Accessibility chair

Guest Passes

All guests may purchase a day pass for $10.00. Guests must be at least 18 years of age, present a valid government issued ID, and complete the guest pass waiver prior to obtaining access. Guests do not need a sponsor in order to purchase a guest pass.

*Guest passes are valid until closing on the day of purchase.

Contact

Samantha Steel
Program Coordinator for Aquatics
702-774-7113
samantha.steel@unlv.edu

Regular Hours

Monday-Friday: 6 a.m.–11 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.–9 p.m.

Forms

*Waiver must be completed for all programs.

Announcements

Programs

All programs offer something for everyone in the family to enjoy! Below we currently offer:

Group of children in the pool

Group Swim Lessons

(Children ages 6 months to 12 years of age; Adults ages 18 and over)

Group Swim Lessons at the SRWC are for both adults and children. Our Adult Group Swim Lessons are free and drop in. Our Children's Group Swim Lessons consists of small group classes that are great for families with multiple children, infants 6 months of age that need to develop a comfort around the water, and any youth who want to learn to swim. All classes are taught to American Red Cross standards. Check out the schedules below!

Private Swim Lessons

Private Swim Lessons

(for youth and adults.)

Private Lessons are a great way to set individual goals and have one-on-one attention from an instructor. Our certified Water Safety Instructors work within each individual's or partners' schedules to offer the most convenient option for learning to swim or updating your skills. Sessions are 30 minutes in length and for SRWC Members only.

CPR instruction with manikin

Certification Classes

(Adult CPR/AED/First Aid, Lifeguarding, Water Safety Instructor, and Lifeguard Instructor.)

Our certified instructors will be teaching Adult CPR/AED/First Aid, Lifeguarding, Lifeguard Instructor and Water Safety Instructor Classes. Private classes can be taught if there are 4 or more people interested in the class. All classes will be in the SRWC Wet Classroom.

Aquatic Events

Aquatic Events

We offer a wide variety of recurring events and special events throughout the school year! These events include Swimming Workshops, Pool Parties, Aqua Zumba, Battleship, Innertube Water Polo and more! Come in and check out our events!