Aquatics Center

The Lee County/FGCU Aquatics Center features two outdoor pools. Our 50-meter pool contains 8 long-course lanes or 20 short-course lanes, perfect for lap swimmers and swim team training. We also have a 25-yard, 8-lane pool with both 3- and 1-meter diving boards, ideal for recreational use or diving. Our Aquatics Center is the ideal facility for swim teams looking to train or host swim meets or other competitive aquatic events.

prevention and wellness office

The Prevention & Wellness Office promotes holistic wellness through peer wellness coaching, therapy dogs, victim advocacy, and education on alcohol, cannabis, mental health, sexual health, and nutrition. It is located within the main campus loop, within the Cohen Student Union.

Recreation Field 1

We have approximately 6 acres of multi-purpose field space. Our largest field, Recreation Field 1 is located within the main campus loop and is primarily used for our Intramural Sports program and Sport Clubs. This field can accommodate up to 4 regulation size flag football fields. Our Sport Clubs also utilize Recreation Field 2, located in South Village. Both fields are also heavily used for informal recreation and special events throughout the year. 

Recreation Outdoor Complex

The Recreation Outdoor Complex (ROC) is adjacent to Alico Arena & the FGCU Tennis Complex. The lighted outdoor facility includes 2 basketball courts and 3 sand volleyball courts. 

SoVi Pool

SoVi Pool is in the interior of South Village. The resort-style pool has a zero-depth entry and features a water volleyball  and basketball area, large deck space and a grilling area. This facility is the ideal place to host your groups next event.

University Recreation & Wellness & Wellness Center Weight Room

The 50,000 square foot University Recreation & Wellness Center is a premier recreation space for the FGCU community. The facility includes a cardio deck overlooking the Florida wetlands, strength & conditioning space, a group fitness studio, a multipurpose room and two activity courts. Our cardio deck and strength & conditioning areas are comprised of treadmills, ellipticals, climbmills, upright & recumbent bikes, and rowing machines. The facility also features Matrix selectorized strength equipment, along with a free-weight area equipped with dumbbells and plate loaded strength training equipment.


The Waterfront is one of FGCU's premier facilities. It's located within North Lake Village and offers a variety of activities including kayaks, paddleboards, sailboats, tubing, cornhole, swimming or lounging in the sun with friends.

FGCU’s Waterfront at Lake Como is the designated swimming and sunbathing area for students. It is not intended for public use.

Facility Staff

Andrew Funari Assistant Director Sport Programs
Assistant Director, Aquatics
Phone: 239-590-7701
Joe Arledge headshot
Assistant Director, Facility Operations
Phone: 239-590-7703

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