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Wellness Center


Do you want to learn to swim, swim faster or obtain a swim-based workout? SwimTrain is your personal trainer in aquatics.

  • Open to all levels - beginners to advanced; perfect for individuals new to a pool.
  • All sessions are taught by a certified instructor.
  • A swimming assessment is required.
  • Purchase at or the Customer Service Desk.
Student SwimTrain
30 minute (Swim Assessment)          $15.00
5 Sessions$75.00
10 Sessions$130.00        
20 Sessions$250.00 
Non-student SwimTrain
Non-student SessionsFee
30 minute (Swim Assessment)           $20.00         
5 Sessions $100.00
10 Sessions  $175.00
20 Sessions $325.00

All SwimTrain sessions are 30 minutes in duration.  Packages expire six months after purchase. Missed sessions are not refundable or transferable. Scheduled sessions must be cancelled at least 24 hours prior by calling 701.231.5216. All forms (including health history for new clients) must be completed prior to the first session. New clients are required to complete a swim assessment as their first session. Assessments are also available as a stand-alone service.

Swim assessments are required for all new SwimTrain clients to aid trainers in designing a safe, effective and individualized swim program that will help you meet your health and fitness goals.

SwimTrain Instructors

Dayton A.

  • Senior - Elementary Education
  • Wellness Center Head Lifeguard
  • Lifeguard and swim lesson instructor for 6+ years
  • Focus: individuals new to the water                  
Keira R.
  • Junior - Architecture
  • Favorite event - 100 IM (Individual Medley)
  • High school swim team for 5 years
  • Swim lesson instructor for 2+ years
  • Previous experience with Shakopee Parks
  • Focus: technique of strokes through use of drills for target areas, scenarios, etc.

Jacob B.
  • Senior - Mechanical Engineering
  • USA Swim Coach
  • Mariners Swim Team coach (1 year) focusing on stroke development and endurance.
  • Mariners Swim Team for 6 years
  • High school swim team for 4 years
  • YMCA swim lesson instructor for 2.5 years
  • Focus: distance swimming, stroke development and swimming workouts


Ryan MacMaster
Assistant Director of Operations and Aquatics 

Student Focused. Land Grant. Research University.

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North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-5200 / Fax: (701) 231-5205
Campus address: Wallman Wellness Center 100
Physical/delivery address: 18th Street and Centennial Blvd., Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 3450 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: NDSU Wellness Center

Last Updated: Thursday, May 10, 2018 3:02:12 PM
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