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Facility Info & Hours

Ohio University Campus Recreation Aquatic Center provides academic, recreational, athletic opportunities for the Ohio University and surrounding communities. The Aquatic Center is an indoor Olympic size pool (50 meters x 25 yards) with two diving boards at each the 1-meter and the 3-meter levels. The pool ranges in depth from 3½ feet in the shallow end, 7 feet in most lap lanes, to 12 feet under the diving boards, there is ample space for creative programming.  


Activities and Programming Include: 

  • Recreation & Lap Swimming

  • Aqua Fitness Classes

  • Aquatics Certification Classes

  • Private Rentals

  • Birthday Parties

  • Club Sports Water Polo & Swim Team

  • Student Organization Programming

  • Kayaking Classes and Roll Sessions

  • Academic Learn To Swim, Kayak and SCUBA Classes

  • Home of Ohio University Women Swimming and Diving Teams

Trained and certified through American Red Cross and National Recreation and Parks Association certification programs, the Aquatic Center staff operate the facility and programming within the facility.  In support of our mission, our student staff designs and offers a variety of programs and events for the communities we serve.  As we continue to develop and grow, we welcome you to be part of the Aquatic Center and participate in a great lifelong sport. 

 

FaCility Hours
Fall 2018 Hours:
Program/Usage Days Hours
Lap Swimming Monday - Friday 6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Recreation Swim Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Recreation Swim Saturday & Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Winter Break Hours

Fall Commencement (CLOSED)

Saturday, December 15 & Sunday, December 16 - CLOSED

Winter Break 2018-19
Monday, December 17 - Friday, January 11 : Holiday & Break hours below

Friday, December 21:  Closing at 3:00 p.m. for University scheduled power outage

Saturday, December 22 - Tuesday, January 1: CLOSED for the University Closure
 

Program/Usage Days Hours
Lap Swimming Monday - Friday 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Recreation Swim Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Recreation Swim Saturday & Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 

 

 

 

 
Spring 2019 Hours:
Program/Usage Days Hours
Lap Swimming Monday - Friday 6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Recreation Swim Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Recreation Swim Saturday & Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Martin Luther King Day                                                             

Monday, January 21: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. and  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
 

Spring Break 2019

Saturday, March 9 - Sunday, March 10: Closed     

Monday, March 11 - Friday, March 15, 2018: Rec Swim 11:00 am to 3:00 pm 

Saturday, March 16 - Sunday, March 17: Closed
 

Commencement Weekend

Saturday, May 4: Closed

 

Aqua Shop Hour & Locker Room Hours
Aqua Shop & Locker Rooms
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 

Holiday & Break Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

In support of the student experience in academics and athletics, the Aquatic Center offers co-curricular opportunities for student internships, practicums and projects. Our facility provide students with a learning lab, activated and experiences to create the best student-centered learning experience in America.   

 

Facility Calendar

The Aquatic Center will close to support Ohio University programs, Academics and Athletics.  For the most up to date Aquatic Center Facility calendar, please open this google calendar

 

Contact Information

(740) 593-4670

Twitter: @OU_Aquatics

CampusRec@ohio.edu

AquaticsCenter@ohio.edu

 

Location

50 South Green Drive, Athens, Ohio 45701