Pool Membership

Pool passes are now included with a Campus Recreation membership! Non-member pool passes are located below.

Annual: $120*

Semester: $60*

Summer: $60

*Each adult must purchase their own pool pass. Family Pool Passes are available for children 17 years and younger for the same price (up to 4 children included). 


I am a student. Can I use the pool?
Yes. Students paying fees for the NIU DeKalb campus have access to the pool. Students must present their current NIU OneCard for admittance.

Where is the pool?
The pool is located in Gabel Hall (SE corner of Annie Glidden Road and Stadium Drive). For additional information and directions, please contact Campus Recreation at 815-753-0231.

Where can I park?
Various parking options are available for Gabel Hall. Visit our Parking Information page for more information and parking maps. Except for metered parking, permits are required to park on campus. Please contact Parking Services at 815-753-1045 to purchase a parking pass.

Can I reserve the pool?
Gabel Hall Pool can be rented for birthday parties, group outings, swim meets, scuba classes or other events. For more information please contact the Graduate Assistant of Aquatics at (815) 753-9360.

Can I check-out equipment?
These items are available at no additional cost.

   Beach Balls

   Diving Bricks


   Flotation Belts

   Hand Paddles

   Inner Tubes



   Pull Buoys

   Water Dumbbells