Sparks Pool

The pool is a six-lane, 25-yard competition venue which features a Colorado electronic timing system. The pool, with seating for 200, is also visible from a viewing area in the lobby.

Sparks Pool

The pool in Sparks is open for lap swim to anyone with a WU ID or Sparks User Pass. There are a few goggles and aqua jogging belts available to use as well – just ask the lifeguards.

Open Swim Hours

Finals week-May 8 Sparks pool will close June 1 for summer. Kaneko pool will open in May for summer and have hours M-F 2:00 pm-8:00 pm.

Mondays Closed
Tuesdays 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Wednesdays Closed
Thursdays 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 
Fridays Closed
Saturdays Closed
Sundays Closed


If you are interested in reserving Sparks Pool, use the contact information below.

Student Organizations - please visit this link for more info. 

Non-Willamette University Groups, with Residential Accommodations Housing & Conferences 503-370-6212
Non-Willamette University Groups, just Sparks Facilities Service Center 503-370-6000
Willamette University Groups Campus Recreation 503-370-6892

For facility user pass information, see the information below.