Not quite ready to commit to a full-year membership but interested in trying out what Carleton Athletics has to offer?  Then these pass options are right for you.  Day passes and Introductory Specials provide you access to our facility for use of the Fitness CentrePool, Sauna and CUFit Pass Fitness Classes.  (Please note Parking is not included).

Day Passes

Non-members may purchase a day pass at the Welcome Centre to use the facilities.

  • Adults: $12+HST
  • Non-CU Students and Guest of Members*: $8+HST
  • NEW: Fitness Class Drop-in $5.00 (HST Included)
  • 5 day passes: $35 +HST
  • 15 day passes: $100+HST

To purchase a Day Pass or Fitness Drop-In online click here.

For more information on Memberships please visit our Main Membership Page or call our Welcome Centre at 613-520-4480.

*please note that members must sign-in their guests at the Welcome Centre to receive the reduced day pass rate.

Public Swim Passes

  • Children (under 14): $3.50
  • Adults: $5.00
  • Family (up to 4 kids and 2 adults): $15.60

To purchase a Daily Swim Pass online click here.

Attention Swimmers: Please be advised that Public Swim ID Audits could happen at anytime.

ALL Public Swimmers must provide proof of payment: HAND STAMP or RECEIPT. Members, faculty & staff, and registered Carleton Students may be asked to identify themselves by NAME and ID number so that ‘membership status’ can be verified.

For more information on our Pool, specific pool schedules and pool rental information please visit our Aquatics page.

Intro Membership Specials

Whether you want to keep your fitness going over your holidays or just want to give our facilities a try, our Intro Membership Specials are made for you!

  • $40 Introductory Month (taxes included).

For more information on Memberships please visit our Main Membership Page or call our Welcome Centre at 613-520-4480.


Day lockers available for client use.

Day lockers available, 3 hour maximum. No overnight use, please ensure you remove all your belongings at the end of the day as lockers are routinely cleared.

Storage lockers

Refund Policy

Please review below

Cancellation of memberships for reason of injury or illness is permitted with the provision of a doctor’s note. 30 days advance notice is required for cancellation of a membership due to relocation. Accompanying documentation is required.

Cancellation for all other reasons requires 60 days advance notice. Refunds will be prorated to the date of the withdrawal based on our published fee schedule. An administrative fee of 20% to a maximum of $25 will be applied to any refunds.

Please contact a Welcome Centre Administrator at (613) 520-2600 ext 8441.

Important Membership Information

Please review the details below regarding membership

  • Carleton Athletics memberships are open to the community (14 years of age or older).
  • Membership access includes: use of the Pool and the Fitness Centre.
  • Annual repairs and renovations –Renovations require extended shutdowns in late April and early May. Membership fees are adjusted accordingly and reflect annual shutdown. Please contact the Welcome Centre for details at 613-520-5655.
  • All members must check in at the Welcome Centre when entering the facilities and present a proper ID card. Users must carry a valid ID card with them at all times when using the facility.