Lessons

The University Club of Palo Alto offers private and group swim lessons for adults and children ages 3 & up of all abilities. Semi-private lessons are also available for friends & families looking to schedule lessons together. Our staff has experience in & around the pool as swimmers, waterpolo players and/or lifeguards. All are Red Cross certified in CPR & First Aid.
 
For more information contact ucswimlessons@gmail.com or 650.493.2375. 



  • Private & Semi Private Lessons
    • UCPA Swim Lessons

       
      The University Club of Palo Alto offers private swim lessons for children ages 3 & up of all abilities. Lessons are available year round from 10am - 3:30pm, Monday – Sunday and are 30 minutes in length.

      Private lessons are offered to swimmers of all levels and ages.
      Semi-private lessons are also available for friends & families looking to schedule lessons together.           

      To schedule or for more information please email: ucswimlessons@gmail.com or 650.493.2375

      Policies & General Information:

      Missed/Cancelled Lessons
      Lessons are held RAIN OR SHINE. Cancellations by management due to facility related circumstances or weather, such as pool maintenance, lightning and/or severe weather will be credited to your account.

      Private & Semi-Private Lessons
      Cancellation of a private or semi-private lesson must be cancelled or rescheduled 48 HOURS in advance. Lessons not cancelled 48 hours in advance are subject to full charges.

      Child Illness
      If your child has a cold, but is eating well & acting normal bring him or her to the lesson. Our pool chemicals meet the highest health standards. Please do not bring a child who is not eating, has a fever, is listless, or shows signs of bacterial infection. 

      Arrival
      Please arrive at least 5 minutes prior to scheduled lesson. Lessons will end at scheduled time regardless of arrival time.

      Diapers
      Swim diapers & children who are not yet potty-trained are NOT PERMITTED in the main pool.
      Private lessons for children over the age of 3 who are not yet potty-trained will be held in the children’s wading pool.

       

      Payment:

      Fees are incurred on the basis of enrollment, not attendance.

      • Members - Will be billed to their account.
      • Non-members - Make checks payable to UCPA.  PAYMENT IS DUE AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION.

       

      To Register for Swim Lessons:

      • Contact ucswimlessons@gmail.com
      • Registration is on first-come, first- served basis.
      • Requested times & dates are not guaranteed.
      • Complete medical release forms. 
      • Indicate desired lesson days & times between 10am & 3:30pm. Please provide several alternatives.
      • Include swimmers name (both names for Semi-Private)

      Return info by email, fax or mail to:
      Address: 3277 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304
      Fax:  650.493.0479
      Attention: Aquatics
      E-mail:
      ucswimlessons@gmail.com

       
       UCPA Aquatics will contact you within 2 weeks of receiving your request.

      Click here to download the Swim Lesson Policy & Registration Form
        

      Single Lesson Rates:

      (30 minute lesson)
       
      MEMBER
      Assistant Instructor  Head Instructor
      Private $40 $45
      Semi-Private (rate per swimmer) $30 $35
       
      NON-MEMBER
       
      Assistant Instructor
       
      Head Instructor
      Private $50 $55
      Semi-Private (rate per swimmer) $40 $45
       


      Session Rates:

      (Monday through sunday– 4 consecutive Lessons within same week)
       
      MEMBER
      Assistant Instructor Head Instructor
      Private $150 $170
      Semi-Private (rate per swimmer) $110 $130
       
      NON-MEMBER
      Assistant Instructor Head Instructor
      Private $190 $210
      Semi-Private (rate per swimmer)  $150 $170

  • Learn to Swim Program
    •  Currently we are only offering Private & Semi-Private lessons. Thank you.