Choose from a variety of Swimming Classes, Lifeguard Training, and Water Aerobics

From novice swimming to intensive water aerobics to intercollegiate swim practice, our aquatics programs offer options for all levels of swimmers. 

All aquatics programs take place at the CCSF Pool, located in the Wellness Center.  The newly built indoor heated 25-yard pool is used for swimming, lifeguarding training, and water aerobic classes for CCSF students; Lick Wilmerding H.S swim team practice; and CCSF athletic teams.

About the Facility

The CCSF Pool has twelve lanes, ranging in depth from three and a half to seven feet. The deeper end includes eight lanes for competition with starting blocks and the pool will be wired with a sophisticated Colorado timing system that includes a digital scoreboard and eight touchpads. The water temperature is maintained at 81 degrees.

The pool includes four ladders, stairs, and a wheel chair lift. The facility also includes bleacher seating, two pace clocks, men and women locker, and shower rooms.

Enrolling in Aquatics Classes

New & Former Students

If you are a new or former CCSF student, you must complete a CCSF Application for Admission online. Please allow two (2) business days for your online application for admission to be processed. Once your application has been processed, you may Register online through your myRAM portal.

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Current CCSF Students

If you are a current CCSF student, you may register for aquatics classes your myRAM portal.

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Community Use

In order to use the swimming pool at City College of San Francisco, you must be registered in one or more of the swimming or water aerobic classes. We do NOT offer public hours.

You may enroll through CCSF Extension for use of the Swimming Pool for lap swimming. Although you will not receive a grade or units, you will still be able to be part of these classes via the days and times listed below (during PE 256A Beginning Fitness Swimming).

Fall/Spring Lap Swim/CE/PE 256A, B, C & D, Fitness Swimming Hours

  • Mon, Wed & Fri: 7-9 a.m.
  • Mon-Thu: 12 - 1 p.m.
  • Mon & Wed: 6 - 7 p.m.
  • Tue & Thu: 7 - 8 a.m.

Fall/Spring Faculty/Staff PE 201 Swim Hours

  • Mon-Fri: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Mon-Th: 6 - 7 p.m.

Summer 2019 PE 256/201 CE 500/562 SUMMER HOURS (06/10-07/19)

  • Mon-Fri: 7 a.m. - 9:10 a.m., 12:15 - 1:20 p.m.
  • Mon-Th: 5 - 6:15 p.m.

Please note, a master's swim program is not available at City College of San Francisco nor is the pool is open to the public.