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Spring Group Lessons

VSS Group Lessons

Our lessons are on a first come, first serve basis. Online registration is now available. If you do not use online registration, it is required that you mail or bring in your registration form with check, cash, or money order to the Office of Campus Recreation at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, Monday-Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Class fees must be paid in full at time of registration. Absolutely NO refunds or make-ups for missed classes.

Online registration powered by ACTIVE Network is now available for the Vanderbilt Swim School. Click on the link below to complete the online registration form. Here you can select either group or private lessons and the session you prefer. You may register for more than one session at a time. When prompted you may create an online ACTIVE account for easier and quicker registration in the future.

REGISTER NOW for Spring 2014 swim lessons

Online Registration

  • Registration for Spring 2014 swim lessons is closed.

2014 Spring Group Lessons

Sessions 5 – 7 are 4 days a week (Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday) for 1 week.
For available spots please check the online registration website by clicking the link above.

Sess 5 March 10, 11, 12 and 13
Monday / Tuesday /  Wednesday / Thursday
4:45 – 5:25 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
5:30 pm – 6:10 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
Sess 6 March 17, 18, 19 and 20
Monday / Tuesday /  Wednesday / Thursday


4:00 – 4:40 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
4:45 pm – 5:25 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
5:30 pm – 6:10 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
Sess 7 March 24, 25, 26 and 27
Monday / Tuesday /  Wednesday / Thursday
4:00 – 4:40 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
4:45 pm – 5:25 pm Beginner One Beginner Two
5:30 pm – 6:10 pm Beginner One Beginner Two

Class Descriptions and Qualifications

Class Names Length Age Guidelines Class Descriptions and Qualifications Skills Taught
Beginner One 40 minutes 4 years-8 years The Beginner 1 class is for children who have little or no independent swimming skills, but are not scared of the water. We expect beginner swimmers, especially with no previous group lesson experience,to be a little nervous the first few days of class. Class limited to 6 children per instructor Breathing, floating, gliding, basic arm strokes, kicking, treading water
Beginner Two 40 minutes 4 years- 8 years The Beginner 2 class is for children who are able to swim at least 5 yards on their front and back unsupported.Class limited to 5 participants per instructor Gliding, breathing, basic freestyle, basic backstroke, kicking, treading water, diving

Class Prices

GROUP LESSON FEES:
Beginner 1 $70
Beginner 2 $70
  • Only Beginner One and Beginner Two classes are being offered during Spring 2014.
  • Each Friday is reserved for any cancellations within the session, determined by the VSS staff. i.e. inclement weather, unexpected pool closures, etc.

Vanderbilt Swim School Parking 2014

Parking for the VRWC is available at the following locations:

  • 2 hour open parking is available on Children’s Way closest to Natchez Trace.
  • Meters are available along Children’s Way immediately following the 2 hour Parking
  • Medical Center staff with proper permit may park in lot 74 and 75.
  • Zone 3 parking is available behind the Recreation Center
  • Lot 75a Located on the corner of Children’s way and Natchez is a cross park lot.

Patrons parking on Children’s Way will access the center by 25th Ave or Natchez Trace. The Office of Campus Recreation will not be responsible for ticketing and / or towing fees. Thank you for your participation in The Vanderbilt Swim School.