Rolfs Aquatic Center 

Rolfs Aquatic Center

Phone: 574.631.5980

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Summer Hours

Summer hours are effective Tuesday, May 12 through Friday, Aug. 1. Rolfs Aquatic Center will be closed for Graduation weekend May 17 -18, Memorial Day weekend May 24 - 26 and July Fourth holiday Friday, Jul. 4 in observance of the holidays. Sundays Jun. 1, Jun. 22, and Jul. 13 will be closed for swim meets and summer athletic camps. In addition, Rolfs Aquatic Center will close for scheduled annual maintenance effective Aug. 2 - 24, to reopen for fall academic hours Monday, Aug. 25. Hours are subject to change.

Summer swim camp will impact lap swimming by ending 1:30 p.m. instead of the regular 2:00 p.m. Jun. 11 - 13, Jun. 18 - 20, and Jun. 23 - 25.

Effective May 12 - Aug. 1

Rolfs Aquatics Center

Family Hours

Mondays - Fridays 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM N/A
Saturdays Closed Closed
Sundays 1:00 - 6:00 PM 2:00 - 5:00 PM

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Risk Management Lightning Policy

In accordance with RecSports risk management policy, the Rolfs Aquatic Center will close the pool for 30 minutes if there is a reported lightning strike within a 10 mile radius. This call will by made by the pool aquatic staff. In the case of inclement weather, please contact the Rolfs Aquatic Center front desk 574.631.5980.

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Building Amenities

Since 1985, Rolfs Aquatic Center has been the campus home for varsity swimming and diving and recreational swim, as well as for campus water polo and triathlon clubs sports. This $4.5-million natatorium was the gift of brothers Thomas Rolfs ’44 and Robert Rolfs ’50, and provides the University with a modern facility on par with other Olympic-scale pools in the country. Adjacent to the northeast side of the Joyce Center field house, this state-of-the-art natatorium provides seating for 400 people and a generous video and replay screen. Thanks to smart, innovative design, Rolf's 50-meter Olympic swimming pool allows for multiple events to occur simultaneously, with two moveable bulkheads and 14 foot deep end with diving competition equipment. Offices for coaches are alongside the pool. In addition, Rolfs provides recreational swimming for students and employee families at set times.

  • 50-meter Olympic-size pool (25 yards in width)
  • Locker and shower facilities
  • Equipment check-out: towels
  • Diving boards: three 1M boards, two 3M boards
  • Multi purpose classroom

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