Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons

We offer private and semi-private swim lessons with trained swim instructors for NC State students and Wellness and Recreations members of all ages and abilities.

For additional information, please contact:

Wellness and Recreation Aquatics
P: (919) 513-1555

Private Swim Lessons

  • The objective of our private lesson program is to provide a program that meets the individuals swimming goals through one-on-one lessons.
  • Parent-Child lessons are available upon request. These lessons are meant to familiarize young children with the water and are not designed to teach children to become good swimmers or survive in the water independently.
Student RateWellRec Member Rate
3 Lesson Package$75$105
6 Lesson Package$150$210

Semi-Private Lessons

  • The objective of our semi-private lessons are designed for two participants with similar skill levels.
  • We do not pair students together and this package must be purchased at one time.
Student RateWellRec Member Rate
3 Lesson Package$120$180
6 Lesson Package$240$360

Guidelines and Procedures


Carmichael parking lot is classified as “C” and is available before 7 a.m. and after 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Visitors are encouraged to use the Coliseum Deck pay lot for parking. Wellness and Recreation will not be held responsible for any tickets received for parking outside of designated areas.

First Lesson

Enter the Casey Aquatic Center and follow designated signs to pool deck. Please be prepared 10-minutes prior to your lesson time.

Locker Rooms

Locker rooms are equipped with showers and lockers.

Note: Family changing rooms are available.

Observation Area

Parents and caregivers must go to the bleachers on the pool deck if they wish to observe lessons. For the children’s benefit, no one is allowed in or around the pool during lessons.


No refunds will be granted after initial purchase.

Swimming Before/After Lessons

Wellness and Recreation offers family swim on Fridays after 5:00 p.m. and during normal hours of operation on Saturday and Sunday. Children are allowed in the facility during their lessons, however swimming with your child before and after the lesson is not permitted on weekdays.

Completing Private and Semi – Private Lessons

After the initial purchase, clients have four (4) months to complete their lessons. If lessons are not completed in the 4 month time frame the lessons will be canceled at no refund to the client. Extenuating circumstances will be considered on a situational basis.