Contact Information

Swim Center

Physical Address
1030 Rayburn Dr.
Moscow, ID 83844-2281
Phone: (208) 885-7518

Mailing Address
875 Perimeter Dr MS 2281
Moscow, ID 83844-2281


Aquatic Manager
Dan Lawson
(208) 885-0268

USS Offices

Office Address
875 Perimeter Dr. MS2281
Moscow, ID 83844-2281

Director's Office
Rob Anderson
(208) 885-7353

Campus Events
Aaron Mayhugh
(208) 885-0578

Events Technical Coordinator
Chris Riddlemoser
(208) 885-0302

Equipment Rentals Coordinator
Ryan Watson
(208) 885-7929

Cheryl Gardner
(208) 885-0303

Events Technical Coordinator
Derek Kuntz

Kibbie Dome

Physical Address
1000 Stadium Drive  
Moscow, ID 83844-2281

(208) 885-6394

Athletic Events Manager
KC Sheffler
(208) 885-2101

Assistant Manager
Kelly McGahan
(208) 885-5000

Joe Hunt
(208) 885-9262

Memorial Gym

Physical Address
1001 University Ave.
Moscow, ID 83844-2281

Memorial Gym Cage
(208) 885-6108

American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Course

Next Course January 2016

January 4 - 7, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Cost: $250 (does not include course materials)

Registration to open December 1, 2015


This course trains instructor candidates to teach basic level Lifeguarding, Lifeguard Management, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Administering Emergency Oxygen, Bloodborne Pathogens Training: Preventing Disease Transmission and Basic Water Rescue courses.


Must be 17 years of age by the last day of class and attend all class dates and must hold current American Red Cross Lifeguarding / First Aid and CPR/AED certification. Successfully complete the pre-course session.  This includes passing the pre-course written exam with a score of 80 percent or higher for each of the three sections and demonstrating competency in the pre-course skills and scenarios evaluation.

Sorry, no exceptions and no refunds due to failure to complete prerequisites.

Minimum Class Size

A minimum of 6 participants is required to conduct a class.

Class Refund and Cancellation Policy

Private Lessons must be cancelled with 24 hours notice. Private lesson cancellations will not qualify for a refund or reschedule date when cancelled with less than 24 hours notice. Refunds are subject to a $5 administration charge for all refunded private lessons.

Group lessons and Lifeguard Re-certification classes are subject to a $25 refund administration charge if patron cancels or chooses not to participate within 48 hours of the start of the first day of lessons.

Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor classes are subject to a $50 refund administration charge if patron cancels or chooses not to participate within 48 hours of the start of the first day of class.

The University of Idaho Swim Center also reserves the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment or lack of instructor. Participants of the Swim Center cancelled classes will be refunded the full amount of their payment.

Swim Passes

Everyone entering the Swim Center for lap and open swim periods must present proof of user fees by showing a receipt, valid Swim Center Pass or valid Vandal Card.

Reserve the Swim Center now for your special event online or by calling the Aquatic Manager, Dan Lawson at 208-885-0268. More