Swimming & Diving Pool


Must have a valid CMU ID to use the space-only CMU ID holders can use the pool and athletic facilities.


New Information regarding mask wearing and social distancing-beginning August 15th

Facial coverings are required in all indoor athletics facilities, and in outdoor facilities when distancing cannot be achieved

Fully vaccinated individuals are not required to social distance in any of our athletics facilities.

Capacity for all indoor athletic facilities will be 70 until further notice 

Face coverings are required in locker room facilities and pool deck

Per institutional policy, facial coverings must be worn in close-contact activities like pick-up games. Unvaccinated individuals should not engage in activities where they cannot remain physically distant from other patrons.


Pool hours:   

The pools will be closing December 11th-January 17th for winter break.    They will reopen for regular operating hours starting Tuesday, January 18th.    


Spring 2022 Hours:   January 18th-Mid May

Monday-Thursday:  7:00 am-8:00 am, 11:30-1:30 pm, 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Friday:  11:30 am -1:30 pm 

Saturday/Sunday:  1:00 pm-4:00 pm



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.

Lap pool is for lap swim ONLY

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



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