Aquatic Center Admission and Memberships

Students with a valid Nautilus Card gain free daily admission to the Aquatic Center. Semester and annual membership passes may be purchased by the alumni, faculty and staff at UWF, as well as the general community.

Daily Admission

General admission per person, whether watching or swimming, is $4.00 ($3.72+$.28 tax) during Recreational and Adult Fitness Swim. Cash, check, and credit card accepted.

You may enter free of charge if:

  • You have a valid UWF Student Nautilus Card.
  • You have a current pool membership.
  • You are the personal attendant for a member/person with a disability.
  • Are 2 years old or younger.

Please contact Nancy Quina at 850.474.2981 for a party, group or private rental information. 


Semester Passes
Spring January 1 - April 30
Summer May 1 - August 31
Fall September 1 - December 31

Aquatic membership passes are available for purchase per semester or annually. Each semester is broken down as shown in the table above. 


Community Rates
 Customer Per Semester Annual
 General Public + Family  $105
$97.67+$7.33 tax
$274.42+$20.58 tax
 General Public Individual  $80
$74.42+$5.58 tax
$204.65+$15.35 tax
 Golden Age (60+) + Family  $80
$74.42+$5.58 tax
 Golden Age (60+) Individual  $60
$55.81+$4.19 tax
$148.84+$11.16 tax

Family Pass Memberships are restricted to dependents only.  


UWF Rates
 CustomerPer SemesterAnnual
Student's Family $65
$60.46+$4.54 tax 
Student's Individual $60
$55.81+$4.19 tax 
Alumni + Family $85
$79.07+$5.93 tax
$218.60+$16.40 tax
Alumni  $65
$60.46+$4.54 tax
$162.79+$12.21 tax
Staff/Faculty + Family $80
$74.42+$5.58 tax
$204.65+$15.35 tax
Staff/Faculty $60
$55.81+$4.19 tax
$148.84+$11.16 tax

Family Pass Memberships are restricted to dependents only. Students with a valid Nautilus Card receive free admission for themselves. Students may purchase passes at the following price listed in the table above for their Family or an Individual family member, provided they are on the same tax return. 

Membership Policy

UWF Aquatic Center Memberships are not pro-rated, are non-refundable, and non-transferable. 60+ Memberships are for members 60 years and older. Family consists of all family members claimed on same federal tax forms. Annual memberships consist of three concurrent semester pass periods including the current period which membership is purchased. Annual locker rental is available and runs concurrent with annual membership only. The facility is subject to closure for special events, maintenance, and trainings. Recreation can suspend or discontinue memberships with notice. UWF does not provide insurance coverage and individuals who participate in recreational activities do so at their own risk.

Age Restrictions

Patrons 16 years and older may access the facility without an adult; ID may be required to provide proof of age. Those under the age of 16 are required to be accompanied by someone who is at least 18 years old. Those who are 18-21 years old can only supervise a maximum of three under-aged swimmers. Additionally, patrons must be at least 16 years old to enter the sauna and whirlpool area.


Aquatic Center users can park in Parking Lot B, located next to the UWF Water Tower, and Lot J, located next to the tennis courts. All visitors are required to obtain a Visitor Permit from the Visitors Center, Building 81, or Campus Police, Building 94. Please visit UWF's Parking and Transportation Services for additional details and locations for obtaining permits.

Locker Rental

Lockers may be rented on a semester basis by currently enrolled UWF students and pool members for $25 ($23.26 +$1.74 tax) per semester when membership is purchased or nautilus card swipes current for the semester. Our lockers already have locks built into them so you do not need to bring your own. Daily users are encouraged to leave their valuable items at home. Do not leave valuable items unattended in the facility.