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Swimming is great physical activity
Swimming is great physical activity


New Dates for Women's Only Pool Hour                                                                                                            Saturdays 3--4 pm March 7; March 14; April 4; and April 18                                                                                         All women are welcome.  Lifeguards are women and all windows are covered.

American Red Cross Adult and Child CPR/AED Certification Courses:   

  • Wednesdays 7:15--10:15 pm                                                                                                                               March 4, 2015                                                                                                                                                       Register by March 2, 2015                                                                                                                                 April 8, 2015                                                                                                                                                           Register by April 6, 2015
  • Saturday 1--4 pm                                                                                                                                                  April 11, 2015                                                                                                                                                          Register by April 8, 2015       

Register at:                                                                                                         At registration you will be asked to for a $10 deposit with $65 due on the date of the course.  


Women's Only Pool Hour

  • Friday Febuary 27, 2015 8:00--9:00 am
  • Monday March 9,  8:30--9:30 pm "HERStory Month"                                                                                  Special Activities:  Sychronized Swimming Demonstration and activity and                                                      Water Aerobics activity--All Women are welcome
  • New hours added

Saturdays 3--4 pm                                                                                                                                                           March 7                                                                                                                                                                     March 14                                                                                                                                                                   April 4                                                                                                                                                                       April 18

Neptune Learn to Swim Program

The Spring 2015 Session will run Tuesday, January 20, 2015 and conclude on Saturday, April 18th, 2015

No classes will be held on January 19th (MLK Day) and February 12th (Lincoln's Birthday) and the week of NEIU Spring Break March 16-20.

Registration Rates 
11 Weeks (Monday and Thursday only) - $144
12 Weeks - $155

12 Weeks Private Lessons - $300

Facility Information 

Our pool has an 8 lane 25 yard lap area and a 14 foot diving well with 1-meter and 3-meter diving boards.  Programming includes open swim, adult and children learn-to-swim lessons, water polo club, underwater hockey, Women's Only Hour, and much more.  

Come relax in the water or work out by swimming laps.  If you do not know how to swim,  swimming lessons are available for all ages and skill levels.

Swimming is one of the best-all around workouts, involving nearly every major muscle group. Plus, water disperses heat more efficiently than air and cools the body, lowering your risk for overheating. And swimming offers up to 14% more resistance than exercising on land, providing an all-around great workout.

But best of all, swimming is fun!  So suit up, jump in, and start swimming.

REGULAR Pool Hours

Monday –Thursday

8:00 am--9:45 pm*


8:00 am—6:45 pm*


8:00 am—2:45 pm*


*Lap Swim only, 2 lanes open the following times:

Monday—Thursday 5:30 pm—7:15

Friday 4 pm—5:15

Saturday 10 am—12


Family Swim

Wednesday 3 pm—5, and 7:30 pm—9:45

Friday 3 pm—4, and 5:30 pm—6:45


12 noon—2:45


Women’s Only Pool Hour

Mondays Jan. 12,  Feb. 9, Mar. 9, and Apr. 24

8:30 pm—9:30 pm


Fridays Jan. 23, Feb. 27, Mar. 27 and Apr. 24

8 am—9 am

Neptune Learn to Swim Program

Campus Recreation offers adult and youth group swim lessons. Lessons are hands-on instruction with an emphasis on gaining comfort in the water and learning recreational and competitive strokes as well as lifeguard preparation skills.

Adult Learn-to-Swim Program

For ages 16 and up and/or current NEIU students. Classes are kept to a maximum of 5 students per instructor. Classes are 40 minutes.

Days and Times beginning Jan. 20, ending Apr. 18:

Tuesday and Thursday 7:15 pm


Neptune Learn-to-Swim Program

On line registration at:



For children ages 5—16 years old. Classes are kept to a maximum of 4 students per instructor. All levels are available at all times. Classes are 40 minutes.

Days and times: 

Monday –Thursday 5:45 pm and 6:30 pm

Friday 4:30 pm and 5:15 pm

Saturday 10:30 am and 11:15 am



For children ages 3 & 4 years old.  Classes are kept to a maximum of 3 students per instructor. Classes are 25 minutes.

Days and times:

Friday 4:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am


Registration for Spring Learn-to-Swim Classes can be completed on-line or in-peron during class times.  To view our programs, please click the link below.



Students, faculty/staff, alumni, and Campus Recreation Members must register in person to receive discounts. 


In-person Registration Times: see above in Updates.


Spring Swim Lesson Dates: 

January 20, 2015 ending April 18, 2015

 To register and for further information go to:



Campus Recreation

Contact Us

T (773) 442-4135

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