Culinary Institute of America (CIA)


  • Masks are required for everyone entering the building. 
  • Swimmers, Coaches and Lifeguards must initial their own names on the sign in sheet at the Front Desk.  No signing in for others.
  •  Saunas in the locker rooms are OFF LIMITS to team members.  Team members are NOT ALLOWED to enter the saunas located in the the locker rooms
  • CIA's Gym and Weight/Equipment room are OFF LIMITS to Dolphin Swimmers and their families.  Team members and their families are NOT ALLOWED into the GYMS and Weight/Equipment rooms.
  • The Egg restaurant is open and team members are welcome to patronize. There is a surcharge for purchases by non-CIA community members.
  • Parents are allowed to wait in The Egg.  Masks are required for visitors to The Egg except when eating and drinking.


For Evening Practices:

Do NOT park in the lots by the pool...Unauthorized vehicles will be ticketed

Park in the parking garage at Anton Plaza which is #13 on the map (see map link below). 

Then walk to the Pool which is #17 on the map.  


For Morning Practices (US Master Swimmers only):

Masters swimmers can park in front of the building ...this is for mornings only!



Located at 1946 Campus Drive (Route 9), Hyde Park, NY 12538

The pool is located in the Student Commons Building at the back of the campus overlooking the Hudson.  There are 2 entrances to the campus.
1) Main Gate (on Rt. 9 and across from W.Dorsey Lane)
Enter the gate and continue to the stop sign and then take left.  After the next stop sign, the parking garage is located on the right.  To get to the Student Commons Building, continue straight pass the parking garage, after you pass the pond/lake on the right, take a right turn.  Pass the Jacob Rosenthal Residence Hall building on the left and the Student Commons Building is located just past and behind this residence hall.  The entrance on the right side of the building is where the pool is located...straight down the hall from this entrance.
2) North Gate (Going North on Rt 9: 2nd entrance with Campus on the left, Going South on Rt. 9: 1st entrance with Campus on the right):
Enter campus through the north gate off of route 9 (just north of West Dorsey).  At the "T" take a right and follow along over the speed bumps and through the stop sign.  At the next "T" turn left and the pool is located in the building on the right at the bottom of the hill.  The parking garage is beyond this building as you continue on behind the dorm, with the river on your right, at up the hill.   


Map of Campus with Pool Location circled and designated parking

The Culinary Institute of America

1946 Campus Drive
Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499

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