Fitness & Swim Center

Course instruction will be offered via online and hybrid distance learning modes of instruction for the Summer II Session, with courses meeting synchronously at scheduled times via Zoom or Teams. For the safety of our students and community, the May 2020 Graduation Ceremonies will be provided in a virtual format via YouTube on Saturday, July 11th. Visit our COVID-19 FAQs page for more information. SWTJC will observe summer hours through Friday, July 31st. Office hours will be Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. The current work from home environment is still in place unless instructed otherwise.

Fitness & Swim Center Contacts

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 & Swim Center Hours

Fitness and Swim Center Hours
Regular Hours
Monday - Thursday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday - Saturday Closed
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Summer Hours
Monday - Thursday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Fitness & Swim Center Use

Fitness & Swim Center Policies

Fitness & Swim Center Facility Use Request Form (Games/Community Non-profit Events/SWTJC Special Events)

Fitness & 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