Front of Natatorium on the campus of the University of the Incarnate Word


Open Swim Hours

Open swim information
Day Time
Sunday 12 - 4 p.m.
Monday - Friday 9 - 1 p.m. and 6 - 8 p.m.
Saturday 12 - 4 p.m.

First come, first serve - 2 per lane - pool closes 10 minutes before closing, building closes at closing time

Facility Update

Registration is no longer required, however only 2 individuals are allowed per lane. First come, first serve. please review the current UIW COVID policy information. The Barshop Natatorium has modified operations due to COVID-19 for UIW Students, Faculty and Staff and reopened to community members on October 7, 2021.

UIW Wellness Facilities Reopening - UPDATED

Dear Community members,

The UIW Wellness Center and Natatorium is now accepting new membership sales . Updates will continue to be posted on the UIW Wellness Center website.

As you prepare to return, please review the current UIW COVID policy information. These policies are in place to protect our community. Please note that out of an abundance of caution, any member who violates the policies may have their membership revoked or suspended immediately.

Also, please be aware that masks are required in all indoor spaces at the University of the Incarnate Word – including the UIW Wellness Center and Natatorium. If you are exhibiting signs of COVID-19 or have been exposed to anyone with a positive COVID-19 test, you should stay home until you are no longer exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms.

Again, we are happy to welcome you back and appreciate your support of our UIW safety measures.

Additional information will be posted online on this page and at the Wellness Center Website.

Questions and comments can be directed to:


Phone: (210) 805-5873

Prior to Coming to Campus the First Time Open
Make Reservations for Classes Open
What to Expect and What Can I Bring? Open
Arriving at the Natatorium Open
Health and Safety Protocols Open
Closed Facilities and Programs Open

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