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  • Long-course (50m) swimming not be available in July/August. Reduce swim schedule August 5 (Civic Holiday) and September 2 (Labour Day).
  • CU Athletics reserves the right to schedule programs such as private lessons or lifesaving classes, during any swim listed above.
  • ALL GROUPS larger than (8) MUST book in advance.
  • Children under 14 MUST be accompanied by an Adult 18 years of age or older. Direct supervision in the pool area & throughout the facility is required. One adult required to supervise every 2 children less than 7 years of age. Please keep children under 7 yrs. within arms’-reach.

Fitness Swims – lane swimming only, water-running in deep end when the dive-tank is available.

Recreational Swims – lane swimming, water-running, leisure-lanes, basketball nets, wading pool, 1m diving board, 5m & 7.5m platforms, zip-line apparatus.

Women’s Only Swims – only women and/or their young children are allowed into the pool area. [Boys 6 years old and under are permitted when they are accompanied by an adult woman]. The men’s and family change-rooms remain locked and covered, and windows/doors that have visual access to the pool will be covered, the third-floor pool gallery will be locked and therefore inaccessible by the general public. Additionally, only female Pool Staff are assigned to supervise Women’s Only swims.

Drop-In Swim Fees

  • Children (2 years & under): $0
  • Children (3-13 years): $4.00
  • Adults (14 years & over): $6.00 (HST included)
  • Household/Family (1 or 2 adults & their children): $4.00 per swimmer
  • Carleton Students, Staff, Faculty and Community Members: $0

* Public Swimmers may be asked to provide proof (Receipt from the Welcome Centre Desk)

Only debit or credit payments for Public Swim fees will be accepted. Cash payments cannot be accepted. We apologize for any inconvenience!

The Pool Staff are here to assist you and to answer your questions. If you have any feedback or questions, let us know via email: