Campus Recreation

75 Keaney Road, Mackal Field House, Room 104, Kingston, RI 02881 – p. 401.874.5926 hotline. 401.874.4343 f. 401.874.4829

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Tootell Aquatic Center

3 Separate Pools

Competition Pool
8 Lap Lanes
25 yds long; 5 – 7.5ft deep

Diving Well
20 yds long x 15 yds wide; 14ft deep

Instructional Pool
(Warm water)
4 lanes, 25 yds long; 3.5 – 4ft deep





Monday, January 23rd – Monday, May 1st, 2017
(Includes Pool Closure dates due to Holidays; Intercollegiate events, etc.)


Adult Swim

All facility users (18 years and older) swim at their own risk.  One Lifeguard on duty.

Monday – Thursday
7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. AND
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
 Friday 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
12:30 – 4:00 p.m.
 Sunday 1:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Community Swim

Available to all eligible users including patrons under 18 years of age.  Lifeguards will be on duty.

Monday – Thursday
12:00 – 2:00 p.m. AND
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
 Friday 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. AND
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
12:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 – 5:00 p.m.


  • The pool operates on a shared use basis between Intercollegiate Athletics, Campus Recreation and the Kinesiology Department. Please be advised that the above schedule is subject to change on a weekly basis due to swim meets, home athletic games, special pool events, final examination weeks, annual maintenance shutdown periods and unforeseen emergency and/or maintenance problems.
  • For precise information on facility availability, patrons are urged to check the Weekly Schedule or by calling the Rec Hotline at 401.874.4343.
  • PLEASE NOTE:  The Tootell Aquatic Center will be CLOSED for the month of August.

Child Supervision Statement

During community swim times, a parent or guardian of children under 12 years of age must remain in the aquatic/spectator area while their child(ren) uses the pool. Children under 7 years of age must be supervised by their parent or guardian who must be suited to swim and on the pool deck. Children 4 years and under must be accompanied in the water on a one-to-one basis by their parent/guardian. Children using approved floatation devices must be supervised by an adult within one arms distance from the child. Inflatables (such as water-wings; styrofoam bubbles or floats sewn into bathing suits) are not allowed.

URI Students, facility members and daily swim pass holders must present their valid pass upon each entry to the TAC Scanning Attendant/Lifeguard on duty.

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