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Greg Schmidt
PAV 336
Cheney, WA 99004
phone: 509.359.4252

SRC Aquatic Center

Eastern Washington University Aquatic Center



Fall quarter begins September 21 and ends December 11

The Aquatic Center is closed Veterans' Day - November 11 and                      Thanksgiving weekend - November 25-29. 

Winter Break Schedule: 12/12-1/3/16

Morning Lap Swim MWF 8:30-10:00 AM

Water Aerobics (WX) MWF 8:30-9:30 AM

Midday Lap Swim M-F 11:30-1:30 PM

Open Swim M-F 5:00-6:30 PM

We're closed 12/25 and 1/1/16.  We close at 1:30 12/24 and 12/31.


Cheney High School Boys Swim Meets -

Tuesdays: December 15, January 5 and January 12






The Aquatic Center is nearly 35 years old.  Please let us know what single improvment would make the EWU Aquatic Center a better place for students; or - I would add ________ to improve the Aquatic Center.  Email your thoughts  to  We want to know what you think!

Thanks to you who've sent in your ideas - keep them coming!!


EWU Aquatic Center Monthly Article
This month's article is on pool filtration.  Click the link above or the tab on the left to view the article.


Stroke and Diving Clinics
Weekly clinics open to anyone.  Enrolled EWU students are free, non-students pay regular admission.

Stroke Clinic is Wednesdays from 12:30-1:30 PM.  Diving Clinic is Tuesdays from 3:30-5:00 PM.

The clinics are tailored to the needs of the participants.  No age or ability restrictions.

Fall Quarter 2015

Schedule line is 509-359-2888

Information line/business line is 509-359-6923
See Pool Calendar for more detailed info.

Registration and pass renewals are available  On-line via the Sports and Recreation Portal
Click on the following --> link to the portal 

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 Aquatic Center business line: (509) 359-6923


Aquatic Center History


The EWU Aquatic Center was completed in October of 1980 and was the fifth and final phase of the Sports and Recreation Center.

Featuring an L shaped design, the pool measures 25 meters North to South with eight lanes and 25 Yards East to West with six lanes.

The pool holds about 285,000 gallons of water and features an 18 foot diving tank which is one of the deepest in the Pacific Northwest. 


Rental Times Available on weekends & after Open Swim.

  Rental prices are $85/hr for the entire pool, or $10.63 per hour per lane. 

The upstairs MP room is available during open swims for no charge. 

Lifeguards are $15/hour per guard.  Two guards are the minimum, for a group of less than 20 people.  21-50 people = 3 guards.

Contact the Aquatic Center Manager to set up a rental at 509-359-4252.


Upcoming Events

Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) Course - Fri, Sat, Sun October 16-18.  1-5 PM Friday, 8-5 PM Sat/Sun.  Textbook, Exam Fee, and lunch is included.  Cost is $300 for general public and $125 for EWU Students.  Certification is valid for 5 years.

 WX Program - Low/no weight bearing, improved muscle tone, strength, stamina, and conditioning. 

Register now at the Aquatic Center.  Classes are MWF 8:30-9:30 AM or TTH 8:00-9:00 AM or 7:00-8:00 PM

Click on the WX page for details.

Aquatic Center Contacts 

Greg Schmidt, Aquatic Center Manager:  509-359-4252

Lifeguard Supervisors:  509-359-6923

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Benji Antolin, Mykal Baron, Aaron Brenton, Sarah Burger, Zoe Cheeseman, 

Mackenzie Davis, Kaylie Geschke, AndreavJones, Camille Kawakami, Ashley Prins




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