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Pool Schedule and Fees

Public Hours: Jan 9, 2017 - May 14, 2017

UDPATE: The pool is cancelling Monday-Thursday midday lap swim hours from 12:00 pm-2:30 pm. We are experiencing difficulty in hiring staff and are not able to safely support this program. 

May 6
May 13
May 29

Swim meet dates–evening lap swim starts at 6:00 pm:
March 31
Apricl 6, 20, and 28

 Lap Swim Hours*  
Mornings M/W/F 6:30 am–10:00 am
T/Th 6:30 am9:00 am
Midday M-Th 12:00 pm–2:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm–2:30 pm
Evening M/W 5:30 pm–7:30 pm
T/Th/F 5:30 pm–8:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 pm–4:45 pm

*Please see the Lap Lanes Available Table for the hours and number of lanes available when other pgroamming shares the pool during lap swim hours. 

 Rec Swim* Hours  
Saturday 12:00 pm4:45 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm–4:45 pm

*Rec swim hours are open to families and children not swimming laps.

Lap Lanes Available
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
6:30 am–7:45 am
7:45 am–9:00 am
12:00 pm–2:30 pm 10+s 7+s 10+s 7+s 10+s
6:45 pm–7:30 pm 10+s
7+s 10+s 7+s 10+s

S—shallow end available for lap swim and water walking.

Pool Fees

These fees apply to all patrons entering the facility.
Mills students and faculty/staff (and student's immediate family*) are free. Immediate family members of students or alums must be accompanied by the student or alum, or they will be considered to be general public. 

  Daily Ten swim punch cards
Mills Alumnae/i $5.00 $40.00
General Public $7.00 $56.00

Semester Passes

  Spring and Summer Fall
Mills Alumnae/i 175.00 $125.00
General Public $250.00 $200.00

Spring Semester Prorate Table

  Mills Alumnae/i Public
Jan 12–Feb 12 $175.00 $250.00
Feb 13Mar 12 $131.00 $187.00
Mar 13Apr 12 $88.00 $125.00
Apr 13May 12 $44.00 $62.00

Towel Rental: Daily towel–$2.00
Outside Lockers: $1.00 lock rental per day
Semester lockers are available $35.00 per semester

Mills College ID is required for current Mills College students, staff and faculty to enter the pool for free. Without your ID, you will be asked to pay the non-refundable one day entry fee of $7.


Annual Parking Permit
(August 23, 2016– August 22, 2017): $60
Fall Parking Permit:  $35
Spring Parking Permit: $35
Summer Parking Permit:  $25

If you use the pool year round we highly recommend you purchase an Annual Parking Pass for 2016–17.

Visitor parking permit holders are currently authorized access to Richards and commuter lots, patrons found outside of these parking lots may be cited by officers at any time.

Come join one of our programs at the pool! Check out our group and private swim lesson information, as well as both deep water and shallow Water Aerobics, Masters Swimming, Life Guarding classes, and other aquatics opportunities.

Aquatics Center

Pool Schedule/Fees

Rules & Policies

Lap Swim Etiquette

Code of Conduct

We're hiring!

Lifeguard Certification

Swim Lessons

Water Aerobics

Mills College Master's Swimmers

Contact Information

Trefethen Aquatic Center

P: 510.430.2170
E: pool@mills.edu 

Last Updated: 4/7/17