Missouri State University - West Plains

Pool and Fitness


Monday through Friday:
Lap Swim 6:00 AM -9:00 AM
Open Swim 4:00 PM -8:00 PM
Open Swim 1:00 PM -5:00 PM


Monday through Friday:
Open 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Step 1 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Step 2 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Step 3 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday, Thursday
Step 4 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

For more information regarding classes please contact Ozark Medical Center at 257-5959

Due to classes public access to the shallow end may be limited. This Schedule is subject to change.


Fitness Room Rules:

  • Children 13 years and younger are not allowed to use the fitness equipment.
  • No food allowed in fitness center.  Only beverage containers with locked down lids will be allowed in fitness room
  • Shirts, pants/shorts and closed toe athletic shoes (clean) must be worn at all times.  Fitness center staff reserve the right to determine apporiate attire.
  • No more than two children under 14 years are allowed in the fitness room with an adult.
  • Be courteous - share requipment.
  • All equpiment should be replaced and reset by patrons when done with use.


Pool Rules:

  • For groups of 10 or more, please call Missouri State University/Community Programs at least 10 days in advance at 47-255-7966.
  • Children 10 years and younger will not be admitted without supervision from an adult (16 years or older)
  • Beach balls, air mattresses, or similar pool toys are not permitted in the swimming area.  The only exception  is safety flotation devices for children approved by United States Coast Guard.
  • Swimmers must shower before entering the water.
  • All apparel worn in the pool must be clean and designed for the pool. No cut-off jeans will be permitted. Pool staff reserves the right to determine appropriate pool attire.
  • Street shoes are not permitted on the pool or hot tub deck.
  • Those under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be allowed in the swimming area.
  • Running or other activites which may disturb or endanger others in or around the pool are not permitted.
  • Food and drink are prohibited in the pool area.
  • Individuals known to be suffering from communicable diseases transmittable by water are prohibited from using the pool.
  • Diving from sides of pool is not permitted.