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VRWC Swim Lessons

Vanderbilt Swim School Spring Session: Group & Private Lessons Available

Summer 2017 Group Lessons:

  • Run from May 22, 2017 through July 28, 2017
  • $180/per session - a session includes 8, 50-minute lessons
  • Lessons occur 4 days a week and are 50 minutes in length (Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs)
  • Fridays are reserved for makeup lessons in case of inclement weather
  • Classes led by a Red Cross Certified Water Safety Instructor (WSI)
  • Learn more about the curriculum here. 

Summer 2017 Group Sessions: All sessions are Monday-Thursday for 2 weeks. 

Group Swim Lessons Available:

Session 3: 6/19/17 - 6/30/17
Session 4: 7/3/17 - 7/14/17
Session 5: 7/17/17 - 7/28/17

8:00 am-8:50 am (Session 3 only)

  • Parent/Child (class ends at 8:30 am)
  • Beginner 1
  • Beginner 2

4:00pm-4:30pm (Session 4 & 5 only)

  • Parent & Child (30 minute lesson)
  • Introductory (Pre-School Level 1) (30 minute lesson)

4:00 pm-4:50 pm

  • Parent/Child (class ends at 4:30 pm)
  • Beginner 1
  • Beginner 2
  • Beginner 3

5:00 pm-5:50pm

  • Introductory
  • Beginner 1
  • Beginner 2
  • Beginner 3

6:00 pm-6:50 pm

  • Parent/Child (class ends at 6:30 pm)
  • Beginner 2
  • Beginner 3


**Private and Semi Private Lesson Registration is currently full. Registration will re-open on Monday, June 26, 2017.

N ew for Summer 2017

Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center now offers semi-private swim lessons to adults and children ages 6 months and up. Semi-Private lessons are one on one with an instructor and are 30 minutes in duration for up to 2 children.

Summer 2017 Private Lessons

  • Semi-Private Lessons available starting June 26, 2017
  • Dates, times, and lesson focus are customizable for up to 2 children at a time!
  • Semi-private lessons available Monday-Friday before 4pm or after 7pm. Weekend lessons are also available.
  • Classes led by Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid certified Lifeguard

Private lesson price (2 children)

 Private lesson price:

Type Cost
Vanderbilt Students $35/lesson
Vanderbilt Employees & VRWC Members $45/lesson
Non-affiliates $50/lesson

Summer 2017 Private Lessons

  • Lessons available from June 26, 2017
  • Dates, times, and lesson focus are customizable!
  • No private lessons between 4-7pm, Monday through Friday
  • Classes led by Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid certified Lifeguard

 Private lesson price:

Type Cost
Vanderbilt Students $20/lesson
Vanderbilt Employees & VRWC Members $30/lesson
Non-affiliates $35/lesson



 For additional information, please contact: swimschool@vanderbilt.edu