Florida Pool

RecSports Access Update

To ensure equity amongst non-student users and fee-paying students, a RecSports Membership will be required to access O'Connell Pool, Florida Pool, and Graham Pool starting July 1,2024.


Welcome to Florida Pool

Located outside of Student Recreation and Fitness Center this 8 lane, 50-yard outdoor facility ranges in depth from 4.5 feet (1.4 meters) to 12.5 feet (3.8 meters) and is heated to 84 degrees during the winter months. Restrooms with a shower are available on the pool deck; there are no locker room facilities.

The pool is also accessible by an aquatic lift to assist swimmers with disabilities.


  • Patrons must present a valid student, faculty, staff or spouse/partner Gator 1 Card to enter the pools.
  • Hours are subject to change for holidays, breaks when school is not in session, Gator football home games, maintenance, etc.
  • Pool will close if the air temperature including wind chill drops, or is predicted to drop, below 45°F.
  • Hours Subject to change due to weather. Click here for RecSports hours of operation

Come join us for the day! View Day Pass information here.