The UMF Fitness & Recreation Center offers Group Swim Lessons. Classes are taught under the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Program curriculum and are designed to teach water safety and confidence.

Our swim lesson dates and times are constructed around the University of Maine at Farmington academic schedule and student instructor availability.  Lesson offerings many not be consistent each semester.

Fall swim lesson information now available HERE (pdf)

Registration Form (pdf)

Wait lists have start for some classes. Ensure you are placed on the wait list, it is from those numbers we try to open up more slots.  Registration now open.

Coordination, regular attendance, growth, and practice, will determine advancement through the different swim levels.




We happily make accommodations for those with physical or intellectual disabilities. To better help our swim instructors make the best experience for your child, please connect directly with Jennifer at 207.778.7437 |

For Aquatics / Pool info, contact:

Jennifer Pageot
Assistant Director, Fitness & Recreation Center
Aquatic, Health and Safety Educator
tel  207-778-7437

Contact Us

UMF Fitness & Recreation Center
University of Maine at Farmington
152 Quebec Street
Farmington, ME 04938
tel  207-778-7495
fax 207-778-7202