Welcome to the Aquatic Center 


The Aquatic Center hosts a variety of different activities, events and program throughout the year. Dedicated to meet the academic, athletic and recreational needs of Ohio University, the facility also host several community programs and events. Activities and programs include:
  • Recreation and Lap Swimming
  • Aqua Fitness Classes
  • Learn to Swim 
  • Aquatics Institute
  • Private University and community rentals
  • Birthday parities
  • Club Sports Waterpolo & Swimming Team
  • Synchronized Swimming Student Group
  • Kayaking Roll Sessions
  • Academic Classes including Kayaking and SCUBA
  • Home of the Women's Ohio University Bobcat Swimming & Diving Teams
The Aquatic Center is dedicated to meet the academic, athletic, and recreational aquatic needs of Ohio University and when feasible the Athens Community. This area promotes the growth of all students through involvement in the operation and/or use of recreational facilities and programs.

Our student staff members are trained and certified through American Red Cross and National Recreation and Parks Association programs. They are trained to operate the facility, programs and events housed within the Aquatic Center as well as support those that choose to use the Aquatic Center to host their event. In support of our mission, our student staff design and offer a variety of programs and events for the communities we serve. As we develop and grow, we welcome you to come be apart of the Aquatic Center and participate in a great lifelong sport.
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Due to an ICA Swim meet v. Eastern Michigan there will be NO Rec Swim this Saturday, October 29th

Fall 2016 Hours
Lap Swimming
Monday through Friday - 6:00am-3:00pm
Recreation Swimming
Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 7:00pm-9:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday - 1:00pm-5:00 pm

Please check the facility schedule section of the website for a full calendar of events for the semester.

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