Swimming & Aquatics

Have fun in the pool and learn how to swim at University Settlement. We offer swimming & aquatics programs for adults, children, youth, and families. Explore leisure swims, swim lessons, aquafit, lane swim, leadership training courses, and more.

COVID-19: Pool Temporarily Closed

All indoor recreational programs (swimming, badminton, fitness centre, etc.) are temporarily suspended. Please check back soon for updates.

New Health & Safety Steps for Swimmers

Your health and safety, and that of our staff is our top priority. It is everyone’s responsibility. Please familiarize yourself with the mandatory health and safety measures at University Settlement.

Pre-Book Your Swim Online

All swims must be pre-booked. No drop-ins. Pre-book your swim session online using our new online portal: PickTime. See below for more details.

Arrive Early to Check-in and Complete Screening

Arrive 15 minutes early to allow for screening and check-in. You can complete your screening questionnaire online to speed up the process.

Proof of Vaccination

To enter the facility, everyone must show their Proof of Vaccination (two doses plus 14 days) along with an original piece of government-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, health card, passport, Canadian permanent resident card, etc.).

Wear a Mask

Mask wearing is mandatory in all public spaces but not during your swim session.

Maintain Physical Distance

Everyone must maintain a physical distance of 6 feet at all times (including when inside the Locker Rooms).

Bring Your Own Gear and Drinking Water

Bring any gear you need, including your own water bottle (filled). Water fountains are not available at this time.

Limited Access to Locker Rooms

We are limiting the number of people who have access to the Locker Rooms. Locker Rooms are only available to people using the pool or the Grange Fitness Centre.