Recreational Sports provides a wide variety of aquatic activities including Recreational Swimming, Masters Swimming, Club Triathlon, Club Water Polo and Club Swimming.

Access to the Uytengsu Aquatics Center is free to enrolled USC students.

Faculty, staff, and guest members with a paid day pass are also free to access the pools of the Lyon Center.

Students, faculty, staff, and guests can also purchase an Indoor Pool Pass for the semester and swim at the PED pool during specified PED rec swim hours.


Masters Swim

The Trojan Masters Swim Program has teamed up with the Southern California Aquatic Master (SCAQ). As an SCAQ member, swimmers can attend practices at any other SCAQ pool.

Masters Swim is a program open to all levels of swimmers. Members can participate in group practices, clinics, competitions, and other organized events.  USC members can enjoy practices right at Uytengsu Aquatic Center by becoming a SCAQ member.

For more information on becoming a SCAQ member and SCAQ swim schedules go to