Inclement weather notification
When Fairfield University’s regular operations are delayed, shortened or suspended, the RecPlex facility and Aquatics Center will follow suit. In case of an emergency while the University is closed, please contact the Office of Public Safety at 203-254-4090.
The Fairfield University Aquatics Center is an 8-lane 25-meter pool and whirlpool. The Aquatics Center is home to Fairfield University's Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Teams.
Membership open swim
Pool availability for open swim is subject to change. Open swim can be canceled due to swim team's schedule changes, lifeguard staffing and/or mechanical facility maintenance. The Department of Recreation strongly urges our patrons to confirm the open swim schedule prior to arriving on site. Up to date information is available by calling our reception desk at 203-254-4141. Please remember the pool and deck areas must be free from all activity 30 minutes prior to the facility closure. Pool area activity is permitted 30 minutes after the facility officially opens.
Aquatics Center Schedule
Pool opens 15 minutes after the RecPlex facility opening and closes 30 minutes prior to the facility closure.
Pool open swim schedule is subject to change based on University, Prep, high schools, and other swim programs.
We highly recommend patrons call the RecPlex to receive the most up to date information regarding pool hours.
Please call 203-254-4141.
RecPlex Facility Schedule
Summer Hours (effective May 9, 2019)
|Days of the Week||Hours|
|Monday - Friday||6 a.m. - 9 p.m|
|Saturday||9 a.m. - 5 p.m.|
|Sunday||9 a.m. - 5 p.m.|
2019 4th of July Weekend and Annual Campus-Wide Power Shutdown Facility Hours
|Thursday, July 4||closed|
|Friday, July 5||closed|
|Saturday, July 6||closed|
|Sunday, July 7||closed|
|Saturday, August 3||closed|
|Sunday, August 4||closed|
**Subject to change**
Pool Hours: TBD
Call for pool hours at 203-254-4141.