Aquatics

Tulane Campus Recreation’s aquatic facilities include an Olympic-sized indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor Social Pool. Whether you’re interested in relaxing by the Social Pool, laying out on the sun deck, or swimming laps for exercise, our aquatics facilities offer the space and flexibility for various activities.

Natatorium Hours

Updated 08/31 (Post-Labor Day Hours)

Day Times
Monday-Thursday 6-8:30 a.m.; 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday 6-8:30 a.m.; 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m.-8 p.m
Sunday 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

Social Pool Hours

Updated 08/31 (Post-Labor Day Hours)

Day Times
Monday-Thursday Closed at this Time
Friday Closed at this Time
Saturday Closed at this Time
Sunday Closed at this Time

Social Pool Renovation Update

Updated 08/17/23

Social pool renovations within the Reily Student Recreation Center continue with an anticipated opening this calendar year.

Swim Lessons

Swim lessons are structured sessions conducted by our trained instructors to teach individuals how to swim or improve their swimming skills. Participants learn essential techniques like body positioning, breathing, and different swimming strokes while also receiving water safety education. These lessons cater to people of all ages and skill levels, promoting water confidence, physical fitness, and overall well-being, and offer a supportive environment for individuals to enhance their swimming proficiency and enjoy the water safely.

Participants must be age 3 or older. Participants should be registered at least 3 days/72 hours before the first class. To register, log in to your member account or create a new account. From there, select Activities, then filter by Aquatics or scroll until you see Group Swim Lessons. Select the appropriate level for your child based on each description.

Private swim lessons are available for swimmers of all ages and skill levels and can be scheduled according to your availability. Please allow up to two weeks for lessons to be scheduled. Packages include eight 30-minute sessions. Please register using this link. Non-members will need to create an account before registering.

Partner swim lessons are available for two participants who are age 3 and older. Participants must have a partner who is of a similar age. The lessons can be scheduled according to your availability. Please allow up to two weeks for lessons to be scheduled. Packages include four 30-minute sessions.