Aquatics

Lafayette Swim facilities include a six lane, 25-yard racing pool, and separate diving well. The facility also includes locker rooms with saunas. Questions? aquatics@lafayette.edu

Recreational Swim Membership: Join to use the swim facilities which include a six lane, 25 yard racing pool, a separate diving well and locker rooms with saunas.

Learn To Swim Program: Various levels of swimming lessons for beginners to advanced

Safety Training: May includes Lifeguarding Review, Lifeguarding Certification and Basic Water Rescue

Specialty Classes (offered by local instructors):

Indoor Paddling Classes are offered by the Lehigh Valley Kayak and Canoe Club at Lafayette College‘s Ruef Natatorium on Sundays from January through April.

Swim Test Protocol: Swim tests may be administered by the down guard or Aquatics Coordinator for children under the age of 12, anyone who is unable to stand in the lap pool, weak swimmers, and for participants in Lafayette’s water-related sport clubs.

To see the specific test for your activity, please click here.

Hours of Operation (Academic Year)

Recreation Center:
Effective August 26th
Monday through Friday: 6:00 a.m.- Midnight
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - Midnight

Swimming Pool:
Monday through Thursday: Noon-3:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday: Noon - 3:00 p.m. only
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: Noon to 4:00 p.m.

Rock Climbing Wall:
Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Click the following link to see more facility hours including breaks and holidays:
Facility Hours Website

Contact Us

Recreation Services
134 Kirby Sports Center
Easton, PA 18042
Reception Desk: (610) 330-5770
Fitness Center: (610) 330-5990
recreation@lafayette.edu