Aquatics | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa

Recreational Services offers a variety of aquatics programs at the Campus Recreation & Wellness Center and the Field House.  Programs and services include Swim Lessons, open swim, lap swim, Masters Swim, an age group competitive swim club (the Iowa Flyers), and American Red Cross Certification Courses.  We also host a number of special events including all Iowa Hawkeye Swimming and Diving competitions, age-group and club swimming meets, diving competitions, water polo, Division of Student Life activities, and private party events.

Pool Hours - Summer 2021 (June 14 - August 22)

Swim Lessons

It’s never too early (or late) to learn how to swim! We offer both youth and adult swim lessons for all levels, as well as private lessons.

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Iowa Flyers Swim Club

IFLY is a competitive age-group swim club open to University of Iowa members and the general public. We offer participation levels from developmental through Masters swimming (ages 18+).

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Certification Courses

Throughout the year, we offer American Red Cross certification courses including CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Water Safety Instructor, Lifeguarding, and Lifeguarding Instructor courses. 

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Contact Us

Emily Downes
Associate Director of Aquatics
Jackson Leonard
Head Coach, IFLY Swim Club
Nick Remmes
Assistant Director of Aquatics
Chris Freeman
Assistant Coach, IFLY Swim Club