New Mexico Tech Swim Center


Mission Statement


To complement the "quality of life" on the campus by offering educational and leisure aquatic opportunities in a safe environment.

 pdfFall Schedule 2015


Swim Center Updates:

Locker renewal is now over, if you did not renew your locker and still are using it please have your belongings and lock removed by Friday, October 23rd.  If you do not have them removed they will be cut and your belongings can be picked up in when the Swim Center opens.  We will only keep your belongings for two weeks so if they are not claimed they will be thrown away.  

The bubble will be going up in October.  The date we close will be Saturday, October 24th and we will open back up on Wednesday, November 4th at 6:15AM.








If you have comments or suggestions please email the Swim Center.


The New Mexico Tech Swim Center is available year round for swimming and is free to full time New Mexico Tech students. The pool is 25 yards long and has six lap lines. There are three time periods, morning, noon and evening, designated for lap swimming in addition to two lanes being available for lap swimming during open swimming.

Evening classes in Water Aerobics are sometimes offered through New Mexico Tech's Community College.  For more information please visit the Community Education webpage at

Handicap Facilities

A chair is installed at the side of Tech pool that will raise and lower a handicapped swimmer into the pool. There is also a shower in the men's and women's locker room that is accessible for wheelchair users.

Facility Rental

Pool Rental Fee: $80.00 per hour for non affiliated groups and $40.00 per hour for New Mexico Tech affiliated groups.

Individuals wishing to rent the swimming pool must complete a pdfNMT Swim Center Rental Form

Print the form mentioned above. Turn it in to the Swim Center or mail to Auxiliary Services at New Mexico Tech, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro NM 87801.
For more detailed information please contact the Swim Center  at (575) 835-5221.


Swim Center passes are available to all NMT Faculty, Staff, Students, Affiliates, & Community Members as well as those who require use of a pool for Medical rehabilitation.

Individuals wishing to purchase a pass must fill out our  pdfPass Form