Announcements

Summer Swim Challenge

Take a splash in the pool and have a chance to win prizes!

How to participate:

  • Visit the Avery Rec Pool @ AOERC and choose from a variety of workouts when turning in your swim card to a lifeguard.
  • After you complete your workout, return it to the lifeguard as you exit the pool deck. Enter your name into the drawing for a chance to win Stanford gear or a grand prize gift certificate to SwimOutlet.
  • Raffle drawings and announcements will be announced on Monday, August 16.

Stanford Rec Swim Pool Hours

Summer Pool Hours   

Avery Aquatic Center

Avery Rec Pool @AOERC

Monday - Friday
CLOSED
Youth and Family : Unavailable
Rec Swim & Splash and Dash
7 AM - 8 PM
Youth and Family Included
Saturday
CLOSED
Youth and Family : Unavailable
Rec Swim & Splash and Dash
12 PM - 5 PM
Youth and Family Included
Sunday
CLOSED
Youth and Family : Unavailable
Rec Swim & Splash and Dash
12 PM - 5 PM
Youth and Family Included

*Hours Subject to Change


Stanford Aquatics

Stanford Aquatics provides a safe and inclusive environment for all, and we promote private swim lessons, recreation classes, special events, open rec swim, as well as job opportunities.

Rec Swim is usually offered at two outdoor locations, on the Stanford campus; the Avery Recreation Pool is located on the west side of campus at the Arrillaga Outdoor Education and Recreation Center and the Avery Aquatic Center is located on the east side of campus. Due to COVID-19, Rec Swim is only offered at the Avery Rec Pool at the AOERC.

  • Avery Aquatic Center – 235 Sam MacDonald Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 (CLOSED)
  • AOERC Avery Recreation Pool – 285 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford, CA 94305 (OPEN)

The Avery Recreation Pool is a 50-meter pool setup in short course yards. The Avery Aquatic Center is a 50-meter pool setup in long course meters or short course yards depending on availability and circumstances.  

The Belardi Pool has a high gutter edge, be careful when exiting the pool!

Offerings and programs can change each quarter so be sure to check back frequently for any additions or changes. 

For any questions regarding Rec Swim and Youth & Family Access please contact stanfordaquatics@stanford.edu.


FAQ + More Info

Current info for affiliates

At this time, these are the Stanford affiliations eligible to access the fitness center and register for Fitness Classes. 

APPROVED: 
  • Students who are approved to be on campus
  • Staff who are approved to be on campus
  • Faculty
  • Post Docs
  • Alumni, Retirees, and Emeritus that live *in the Academic Zones.
  • Courtesy Card Holders who live *in the Academic Campus Zone, Campus Zones, or faculty subdivision
  • Hospital Fellows
  • Hospital Resident
  • Hospital Employees
NOT APPROVED:
  • Alumni who do not live *on campus
  • Courtesy cardholders who do not live *on campus
  • Rec ID Cardholders who do not live *on campus
*Per Stanford's campus zones guidelines, please visit https://visit.stanford.edu/faq/ for more information. 


Employment

Interested in working with Stanford Aquatics? We’re currently hiring lifeguards and swim instructors! Visit our employment page for more details. https://rec.stanford.edu/employment


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Eligibility

Stanford Students

Faculty/Staff

Fellow/Visiting Scholar/Post Doc


Questions?

Contact Us

Contact Us

Avery Recreation Pool (ARP)
285 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford, CA
(650) 498-0756

Avery Aquatic Center (AAC)
235 Sam McDonald Mall, Stanford, CA
(650) 498-0756

Jennifer Cobarrubias
Assistant Director of Aquatics
stanfordaquatics@stanford.edu