Fitness & Swim Center

The SWTJC Uvalde campus will close at 3:00 pm on Friday, April 20th to prepare for the Criminal Justice Competition running events. Gates and entrances on campus will be closed for the safety of our visiting students and all personnel involved in the event.

Fitness and Swim Center Hours

Regular Hours
Monday - Thursday 2 pm - 10 pm
Friday - Saturday Closed
Sunday 6 pm - 10 pm
Summer Hours 
Monday - Thursday 12 pm - 8 pm

Fitness and Swim Center Contact Information

Fitness & Swim Center Front Desk

La Forge Hall Gymnasium
2401 Garner Field Road
Uvalde, TX 78801
(830) 591-7315

L Fowler
Landra L. Fowler
Kinesiology Department Coordinator
(830) 591-7241
P Botello
Phillip Botello
Gym/Pool Facilitator
(830) 591-7240


Fitness and Swim Center Amenities

Gymnasium -  

• The gym is used for open recreation, intramural, and available for special event reservations and SWTJC approved practices.

• Basketball court is closed during all home games and team practices.

Indoor Pool –

• 25 yard, four lane indoor heated swimming pool open for student and community use (Community passes are available at the SWTJC Business office).

• Pool is closed during all team practices and all Physical Education classes.

Cardiovascular Equipment –

• Treadmills, elliptical machines, stair steppers, recumbent bikes, stationary bikes.

Racquetball Courts –

• Racquetball Courts are available for reservation or walk-in use.

Locker Rooms – 

• Lockers, complementary towels, and shower areas are available for student, faculty, staff and community use.

Equipment Checkout – 

• Equipment can be checked out at the Welcome Desk.  (towels, basketballs, volleyballs, soccer balls, softball equipment, footballs, jump ropes, racquetball equipment, weight belts)

Weight Room

• Weight room equipment includes: free weights, circuit training equipment and stations, cable equipment, bosu trainers, medicine ball, kettle bells, aerobic steps, warrior ropes.

Group Fitness

• Spin Bike Studio

• Aerobic exercise room

• Functional Fitness studio