Swimming Pool

The College pool is available for family swims, lap swimming, college swims (Tompkins Cortland students only), water aerobics and swim lessons.

Winter/Spring 2024 Hours 

Upcoming closures:   
**January 12 - no Open/Family Swim from 5 - 7 p.m.** 
January 15 
February 21 
March 29-31 
May 25 
The pool will be closed on any day the College is closed.

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays

10 - 11 a.m. Water Aerobics   
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lap Swim    
5 - 7 p.m. Open/Family Swim 

Tuesdays and Thursdays

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lap Swim   
4 - 5 p.m. Water Aerobics (Cancelled for Tuesday January 9th, class will run Thursday)


10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Open/Family Swim


Current Tompkins Cortland Students:   
Free with TC3 ID

College Employees:    
$2 per swim or $30 for a 20-swim punch card   
Community Members:   
$3 per swim or $45 for a 20-swim punch card   
Water Aerobics:     
$5 per class or $30 for 10-class punch card   

group of swimmers participating in water aerobics


February 6 - March 12
Tuesdays and Thursday (10 total classes)

5:30 - 6:15 p.m. | Level 1 and 2  
6:30 - 7:15 p.m. | Level 3 and 4

Lessons cost $100 and include a total of 10 classes. Lessons are available for children 4 years and older, all levels of swimming.

Registration application - please note, registration is not guaranteed until receipt is confirmed

Contact Alfred Okaru, Recreation and Aquatics Coordinator, for more information. AOO@tompkinscortland.edu

Rent the Pool for Your Special Event

The College pool is available for group rentals at a fee of $100 for two hours, which includes one hour of private pool use and one hour usage of Room 150 (for your gathering and snacks, birthday cake, etc.). Our facility is accessible to people with disabilities. Parties are limited to 20 swimmers.

Call Alfred Okaru at 607.844.8222, Ext. 4495 for more information. Calls will be accepted from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday when the College is open. Messages left after those hours may not be heard until the next business day.

Tompkins Cortland Pool Represented at Empire State Senior Games

Three members of the College's swimming community took part in the 2019 Empire State Senior Games in Cortland. Doris Fuchs, Thomas Payne, and Susanna Van Sant each swam in multiple events and combined to win 10 medals, including 6 golds. Congratulations!

Swimmers who participated in 2019 ESG - Doris Fuchs, Tom Payne, Susanna Van Sant