Children’s Swim Program

American Red Cross Learn to Swim

Infant Aquatics to Competitive Swim Levels 
American Red Cross Lesson Descriptions

Session Dates

Registration will be held on January 17 from 9 - 11 a.m.

Session will begin on January 24 and run through April 25 (there will be no class on March 14, March 21 and April 4).

We will be offering private and semi-private swim lessons in addition to our group offerings.

Swim Team Prep Class — a great way for young swimmers to experience a team workout in a small group setting! Come join the fun on Saturday mornings at 11 a.m. 

Registration and Testing

Saturday, September 6, 2014
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Registration & No Swim Test

This applies to children under the age of 5, children who have taken lessons at UNE recently, or children who have a record (e.g., American Red Cross card) indicating their level.

Registration & Swim Test

This applies to children 5 years of age and older, who have not taken lessons at UNE or do not have any record indicating their level. Children should come prepared to swim.


Must be paid at time of registration

  • $95.00 per child
  • $90.00 per child of UNE Faculty, Staff or Student (must be parent or legal guardian of child to receive the discounted rate)


The program is located on the beautiful grounds of the University of New England's Biddeford Campus on the Saco River and in the Campus Center.

If you would like more detailed information regarding lesson criteria, please visit the American Red Cross and their Learn to Swim Program website.