Aquatics & Safety

 Campus Recreation offers recreational swim, an adult learn-to-swim program, and safety training. Contact [[rhgough, Bob Gough]], Associate Director, Facilities & Aquatics with any questions.




Student Recreation Center Pool

See our Fall 2018 Hours

Adult Learn-to-Swim

Beginner and Advanced Beginner class schedules are in progress for Fall 2018. Check back for class dates and times.

Lifeguard Tryouts


Campus Recreation is always seeking qualified lifeguards. Lifeguard tryouts consist of:

Current Certification

Certification Cards, schedule, and a swim test. Tryouts consist of a 500-yard swim active and passive victim rescue, spinal injury management, and 10-minute tread.

Please complete the application on our student employment page and contact [[rgough, Bob Gough]] Associate Director, Facilities & Aquatics with inquiries.

CPR/FA Class Information


Campus Recreation offers American Red Cross CPR/AED/FA/BBP courses for the W&M Community. Follow the instructions below on how to register for more information.

You can sign up for a class through the American Red Cross at any time!

How to Register

To register for Aquatic and Safety classes, please check out our Campus Recreation Portal. You can register and pay online or at the Student Recreation Center front desk.

Once you are in the portal, go straight to the Program Registration tab. Only current programs are advertised within the portal, but you can look at all of the programs offered on the Campus Recreation website.

You do not have to be signed in to view the course offerings, however, we do encourage you to sign in so that you don't have to navigate back once you are ready to check-out.

If you have questions about the online registration process, please call or visit the Student Recreation Center front desk during building hours at 
(757) 221-3310, opt. 3.