The Aquatics program offers a variety of activities for swimmers of all skills, ages and levels. Whether you want to learn to swim, teach your children basic aquatic survival or are training for competition, the Recreation and Wellness Aquatics program can help. 

Lap Swimming

The most common use of the Recreation and Convocation Center (RAC) pool is informal lap swimming. The RAC pool is available for lap swimming during the following times:

  • Monday and Wednesday:  7am - 9am, 11am - 1pm, 5pm - 8pm
  • Tuesday and Thursday: 11am - 1pm, 5pm - 8pm
  • Friday: 11am - 1pm, 3pm - 5pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Pool Parties and Rentals

The RAC pool is available for rental by St. Edward's University faculty, staff, students, schools, departments and student organizations. Visit our Reservation Request Page to learn how you can request the use of the RAC Pool, view rates, and see availability.

RecWell facility reservation policies and procedures for on campus partners

RecWell facility reservation policies and procedures for off campus partners

"Swimming is the best of both worlds. While activating your cardiovascular system, swimming also targets strength building with natural water resistance. It is the original Total Body Workout." — USA Swimming