Veteran Information

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Pool Use

Swimming for Veterans:
Brentwood School provides Veterans access to the Caruso Watt Aquatics Center for lap swim and water polo training. Due to the fact that the pool is a competition facility, and is all-deep, a wider array of activities is limited.

Dates and Times for VA Pool Usage:

Pool hours are 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.


There is no VA swim offered on the following dates:
  • 10/07/2017
  • 10/21/2017
  • 11/25/2017
  • 11/26/2017
  • 12/16/2017
  • 12/17/2017
  • 12/23/2017
  • 12/24/2017
  • 1/27/2018

Pool Rules and Policies:

  • Veterans must register in advance and complete process before attending.
  • Patrons must complete a 25-yard, non-stop swim test in order to take part in the open swim hours.
  • Patrons are required to shower before swimming (showers are located on the pool deck).
  • Maximum occupancy is 20 patrons in the pool at one time.
  • Patrons with long hair are required to wear a swim cap (not provided).
  • Patrons with open sores, wounds, or rashes will not be allowed in the pool.
  • No outside floatation devices are allowed in the pool (i.e. water wings, rafts, life vests, inner tubes, etc.)
  • Bathing suits required (no shorts, cut-offs, underwear, etc).
  • Patrons must provide their own towels.
  • Chair lift is available on request.
  • No pool toys allowed in the pool.
  • No weapons.
  • No food, drink, or glass in or around the pool area.
  • No chewing gum.
  • No smoking or tobacco products.
  • No running on pool deck.
  • No horseplay/roughhousing on the pool deck or in the water.
  • No flips, back flips.
  • Recreation equipment will be provided as appropriate.
  • Zero tolerance policy on violence, bullying, harassment, intimidation of pool staff, security personnel or other patrons.
  • Lifeguards are final authority as to pool rules.

1 = inactive; 5 = 30 minutes of low impact activity per day; 10 = elite athlete​​​​​

M, F, Other​

I certify that I understand that submission of this application does not grant me access to the Brentwood School recreational facilities, and that approval is subject to the discretion of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and Brentwood School

I certify and acknowledge that, if granted access to the Brentwood School Pool, I will be required to take a swim assessment, which will test my ability to utilize the pool and facility, without risk.

I understand that, once this application is approved, I may utilize the facilities only during published VCRE access hours, and must sign in and out at the VCRE Welcome Center located at the entrance to the 22-acre VCRE site situated on the northern end of the WLA VA campus (adjacent to the Heroes Golf Course, the Japanese Garden, and MacArthur Field).