To best meet the needs of our students and campus community, Campus Recreation facilities, classes, and activities, will only be available for currently registered students, faculty, and staff.  OLLI, Alumni, Spouses/Dependents, and Affiliate members, as well as Guests, can find more information by visiting COVID-19 Modifications.

UNC Asheville’s swimming pool is a 6-lane, 25-yard pool located on the lower level of the Student Recreation Center. The pool is home to Campus Recreation programs and the UNC Asheville Women’s Swim Team. Lap swim and open recreation swim times are available to current OneCard and Recreation pass-holders only. The pool may also be reserved by organizations or groups.

Each semester we offer a selection of Lifeguard Certification and Re-Certification courses.

Contact us at with any questions,

Pool Hours*

January 18th – May 6th, 2021

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    • 7:15 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
  • Monday – Friday
    • 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
    • 5:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday
    • 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
    • 1:45 p.m. – 3 p.m

June 1st – August 1st, 2021 (Summer Hours)

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    • 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

The pool will be closed on Friday, July 23rd. 

* Hours subject to change during academic and holiday breaks. Please visit Hours of Operation for complete schedule and updates.