Athletics and Recreation

Swimming Pool

Swimming Lesson

Announcements

Come visit the UMass Boston swimming pool on the lower level of the Clark Athletic Center. The pool has six lanes, is 25 yards wide and 25 meters long, and has a diving well. Swimming lessons and lifeguarding are available at various times throughout the year.  For the recreational-minded, we also have a pool basketball hoop and aquatic group exercise classes.  

Certification Courses

In addition to Lifeguarding, we now offer CPR/AED training and Certified Pool Operator training.  Click here for a schedule and more information.

Swim lessons

Information on Spring 2015 swimming lessons will be posted shortly.

Any questions, contact pool at 617.287.4855.

If you are not affiliated with UMass Boston, you can get access to the pool through a community membership to the Clark Athletic Center. Students, faculty, and staff can access the swimming pool through membership to the Beacon Fitness Center.  For questions, pricing or to sign up for a course, call 617-287-4855.  All checks should be made payable to UMass Boston Athletics.  


Community Memberships Available

A community membership will provide access to the swimming pool. For more information, go here. Read More 

Why UMass Boston?

Greg Meyers inspects the lemons in the Biology Department Greenhouses on the fourth floor of the Science Center.

Greg Meyers

Class of 2013

“Being so close to the water, you can go and touch and feel things that you can’t find in a lab.”

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