Swim Lessons

Eligible participants include UA students, UREC members, and eligible non-members with an active UA affiliation. Eligible non-members include current faculty/staff or current Arkansas Alumni Association members.

Available for children ages 5-11. This beginner-oriented class expands students' locomotion, water adjustment, and safety skills. Participants will learn how to hold their breath underwater, float on front and back, glide, flutter kick, and begin coordinated arm and leg motion.

Fall 2017 Session Dates:
Session 1:  September 11 - October 4 (five weeks)
Session 2:  October 23 - November 15 (five weeks)

Days/Times: Mondays and Wednesdays; 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.

Cost: $50.00 UREC members; $65.00 eligible non-members

Available for ages 12 and older. This beginner class teaches the basics of swimming including breathing, floating, gliding, basic strokes, and water safety skills. 

Fall 2017 Session Dates:
Session 1:  September 11 - October 4 (five weeks)
Session 2:  October 23 - November 15 (five weeks)

Days/Times: Mondays and Wednesdays; 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.

Cost: $40 students; $50.00 UREC members; $65.00 eligible non-members

Lessons can be either private (one participant) or semi-private (two participants). Lesson days and times are based on pool and instructor availability.  

Cost:  

  • UREC members: $30.00 private; $45.00 semi-private ($22.50 per person)
  • Eligible non-members: $35.00 private; $55.00 semi-private (27.50 per person)

To get started, contact Kyle Shunkey at kshunke@uark.edu 

 

To register, visit the UREC Main Office in HPER 225, or register online at UREC Member Services. Only UA students and faculty/staff are able to register online.

Cancellation Policy: Two business days notification is required to cancel enrollment and receive a refund or transfer enrollment to another class. If the participant does not attend the class in which they enrolled, or fails to cancel enrollment within two business days of the class, payment is forfeited. A $25.00 administrative fee is charged if enrollment is canceled, assessed through $25.00 less the amount of refund. 

For more information, contact Kyle Shunkey.