Campus Recreation

University of Mississippi

Swim Lessons

Registration is now open for fall swim lessons! Session dates, class times, class descriptions, and prices are listed below.

Please click here to register for group lessons.

Please click here to register for individual lessons.


Session Dates:

Sunday Sessions: October 7th-November 11th (meets only on Sunday)

Weekday Sessions 1: October 8th-October 25th (meets Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday)

Weekday Sessions 2: October 29th-November 15th (meets Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday)

Session Times:

AgeClass TitleTime
6 months - 2 yearsBaby Fish5:15-5:45 p.m.
3-5 yearsWhite Fish5:15-6:00 p.m.
Red Fish5:15-6:00 p.m.
White Fish6:15-7:00 p.m.
6-8 yearsRed Fish5:15-6:00 p.m.
White Fish6:15-7:00 p.m.
Red Fish6:15-7:00 p.m.
AdultBeginner7:15-8:00 p.m.

Class Descriptions:

Adult Beginner

This class is programmed to assist students in gaining confidence in the water, learning water safety skills, and developing proper swimming techniques. The class meets for 45 minutes.

Red Fish

In this level, students begin learning strokes, breathing techniques, swimming comfortably on their back, and performing skills independently. They will work with instructors to perfect strokes and breathing. The students will progress to deep water and begin to perform streamline swimming. The class meets for 45 minutes.

White Fish

This level is designed for children who are new to swimming or would like to gain more confidence in the water. This class will help children become comfortable putting their faces in the water, floating, and blowing bubbles. Children will learn basic water safety skills with the support of the instructor and advance to swimming short distances. Students enrolled must be at least three years old. The class meets for 45 minutes.

Baby Fish

Baby Fish is the first level of swim lessons; guardians are required to be in the water with their children at all times. The purpose of this level is to introduce and promote the child’s comfort to the water. It is important for guardians to learn the skills necessary to help their child with basic water skills. Students enrolled must be at least six months old. The class meets for 30 minutes.

Prices:

Group lessons are $60.00 for Turner Center members, $70.00 for non-members.

Please click here to register for group lessons.

Individual Lessons are $50.00 for 3 lessons, and $90.00 for 6 lessons. All individual lessons last 30 minutes a piece.

Please email swim@olemiss.edu for more information.