view of pool from stands

Texas Swimming Center Mission

To provide The University of Texas at Austin a premiere competitive, recreational, and educational aquatic facility.

The Texas Swimming Center is open during general business hours and into the evening. The public is welcome to visit and watch a class or a practice from our grandstands. Deck access is restricted. Basement access is prohibited.

Read about our history.


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TSC Facts

  • 1.5 million gallons of water circulate 24 hours a day
  • 50 meter pool: 880,000 gallons of water
  • Diving well: 660,000 gallons of water
  • Considered one of the fastest pools in the world due to its depth, gutter system, high filtration rate, and lane width
  • 50 meter pool: 9 feet deep
  • Movable, power-operated bulkheads
  • Diving well: 18 feet deep
  • 1, 3, 5, 7.5, and 10-meter diving towers
  • Six 3 meter spring boards
  • Four 1 meter spring boards
  • Underwater lighting and viewing windows (not open to the public)
view of diving platform