Swimming & Diving Pool

The swimming and diving pool is home to the Carnegie Mellon University varsity swimming and diving teams and serves as a recreational space for the campus community. The pool was constructed in 1996 and is surrounded by floor to ceiling windows allowing in natural light. A balcony was added in 2015 which seats up to 200 people.

There is an 8-lane, 25-yard long pool with a separate diving well that has two one-meter and two three-meter diving boards, along with a cool-down area for swimmers.

Hours of Operation:

Fall and Spring

  • Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 7:00am-8:00am; Tuesday/Thursday:  6:30 am-8:15 am
  • Monday through Friday:  11:00am-1:30pm; 7:00pm-9:00pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: 1:00pm-3:00pm (Lap Swim both pools); 3:00pm-5:00pm (Lap Swim in Lap Pool/Family Swim in Dive Pool)

 Summer Facility Hours - pdf

Pool hours are subject to change during breaks, for pool maintenance, and for home swimming events.  Please call equipment desk daily for updated pool announcements:  412-268-1236


Lap pool is for lap swim ONLY

Dive pool is used for lap swimming, swimming lessons and programming


Learn To Swim

Interested in learning how to swim? Fill out a form and return it to Alicia Gorman in the Aquatics Office located in the Cohon University Center.

For more information, please contact Alicia Gorman at (412) 268-2627 or aliciag@andrew.cmu.edu.

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