The O'Connell Center Pool is located on the lower level of the Stephen C. O'Connell Center between Gates 2 and 3. This indoor facility boasts an 8 lane Olympic size pool (50 meters) that can be divided into two 25 yard sections or two 25 meter sections.
The pool deck provides access to locker room facilities. The pool is also accessible by an aquatic lift to assist swimmers with disabilities.
- Hours are subject to change for holidays, breaks when school is not in session, Gator football home games, maintenance, etc.
- Please check the Adjusted Hours page for scheduled closures and cancellations.
Other Pool Locations
- Broward Pool
- Graham Pool
- Florida Pool
Patrons must present a valid student, faculty, staff or spouse/partner Gator 1 Card to enter the pools.
|O'Connell Center Pool||11:30 AM – 1:45 PM7:00 PM – 9:30 PM|
*These hours are subject to change and always based on the availability of the Southwest Recreation Center hours of operation.
Click here for the weekly hours table.
Florida Pool and O’Connell Center Pool Guest Policy
- All guests must purchase a $10 single-use guest pass for access and be sponsored by an eligible student, faculty, staff or spouse/partner with a valid Gator 1 Card.
- Guests must be at least 18 years old to enter the Florida Pool and the O’Connell Center Pool.
- Guests must sign in the pool Guest Book and present a government issued identification card.
- Sponsors must accompany guests at all times and are responsible for their conduct and actions.
- Guests cannot participate in Sport Clubs practices at the Florida Pool and O’Connell Center Pool.
- Individuals seeking admittance to the pools may not solicit members to sponsor them as a guest.