Tootell Aquatic Center - University of Rhode Island


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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Tootell Aquatic Center - University of Rhode Island
Mackal Field House, 3 Keaney Road
Kingston, RI 02881
(401) 874-4343 for the Rec Hotline; 874-2596 for the Rec Service Center - General Information

Adult Admission Price & Policy

$5.00. [September, 2019]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25y x 60f, 8 lanes, 5f - 7½f depth, indoors, 80°F (27ºC).
Pool 2
25y, 4 lanes, 3½f - 4f depth warm-up/down pool, indoors, 90ºF (32ºC).
Pool 3
20y x 45f, 14f depth diving well, indoors, 85ºF (29ºC).
Two 1m diving boards and one 3m diving board.


The Mackal-Keaney-Tootell Complex is located off Route 138. Take 138 West, past the main campus and look for the Mackal Field House next to tennis courts. Park at Mackal and to around the right side of the building.
Washington County
41.487153, -71.536022

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
Click on the Team Name to view its website.

Facility Notes

Admission policies for the Tootell Aquatic Center differ from those of the other recreational athletic facilities at the university. More information about memberships and day passes Tootell Aquatic Center can be found HERE.

Facility Reviews

It's a pretty good facility. You need to get a pass when you pay for a day swim, then you have to bring the pass into the pool and present it to the life guard. It can be a bit disorienting to find the office to pay for swimming, since the university is quite a large place. Parking for visitors is marked and can get filled up. The other spaces require a decal on your car.
[March, 2013]