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Download Aquatics Fall 2014 Brochure Program Registration

Spa cleaning will be scheduled for Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings beginning Sunday, August 24, 2014.


The Student Recreation Facility and the Sport & Fitness Center  provide the opportunity for lap and recreational swimming. Both aquatic  facilities are fully accessible and ADA compliant.

Fall Group Lessons are coming soon! 

Parent/Tot Swim registration begins August 6, 2014. Youth Learn-To-Swim registration begins August 13, 2014.


Student Recreation Facility

737 S. Halsted Street


  • leisure pool
  • 3 lap lanes
  • vortex
  • 2 bubble benches
  • spa
  • co-ed sauna on pool deck
  • co-ed steam room on pool deck
  • lazy river

Sport and Fitness Center

828 S. Wolcott    Avenue


  • 6 lap lanes
  • co-ed sauna on pool deck
  • 11 ft. deep end

Lap Swim

If you are age 16 or older and want a full-body workout, visit our lanes for lap swimming during designated times. Except during special events and/or pool rentals, the lap lanes are reserved exclusively for lap swimming during peak hours.

Peak hours:
6:00 AM – 8:00 AM
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM (6:15 PM on Wednesday)
Starting on August 11, there will be limited lap lane usage on Wednesdays from 6:15pm-7:30pm due to an Aqua fitness class.

Pool Rentals

Student Organizations

The Student Recreation Facility Aquatics Center is available for private rental to all registered UIC student organizations. For more information on availability and rates, please contact aquatics@uic.edu.

Birthday Party Rental
Your birthday party rental may include shared use of the leisure pool and a *party room.

Birthday parties are only available on Saturdays from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm and Sundays from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Pool Rental

Affiliation Number of People Attending
15 or less 16-30 31-50
Student $100.00 $150.00 $200.00
Member $150.00 $225.00 $300.00
Non-Member $200.00 $275.00 $350.00

*Party Room Rental
Set rate of $100.00 for 3 hours

Required Deposit

$100.00 (Non-refundable) must be paid to hold your date

Click here to download waiver form

Rock N Swim

Rock N Swim July 015

Campus Recreation is offering its second annual summer kids program that will combine rockclimbing instruction with swim lessons. Kids between the ages of 5-14 will receive 60 minutes of swim instruction paired with 90 minutes of indoor climbing instruction. During the swim portion, children will be taught according to the American Red Cross Learn to Swim curriculum. During the climbing portion, campers will learn teamwork, communication, and confidence while participating in exciting climbing games, activities, and skills in this  two week long program.

Who: Children aged 5-14

When: Monday-Friday 9:00 am-11:30 am

Session 1: June 16-20 & June 23-27

Session 2: July 14-18 & July 21-25

Session 3: August 4-8 & August 11-15

Prices (per session):

Student: $175.00

Member: $230.00

Non-Member: $280.00

Register today!

For more information on this program please contact cdepau2@uic.edu


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