University Pool

University Pool water features 1102 W. Van Buren St.

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Swimming lessons cost $15 for a two-week session. Semi-private lessons also are available on weekends at select pools for $45. Lessons are offered for all ages. Options also include swim, dive and water basketball teams.

Phoenix city pools will open Memorial Day Weekend (May 28 to 30, 2016) and will be open for the swim season from June 4-July 31, 2016.*

*The following pools also will be open on weekends in August through Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 5): Cortez, El Prado, Encanto, Falcon, Hermoso, Maryvale, Paradise Valley, Pecos, Perry, Sunnyslope and Washington.

Open Swim Hours:

Pools will hold open swim daily, except Fridays. Most pools will operate 1 to 7 p.m.  for the 2016 season.**

** Cielito, Deer Valley, Paradise Valley, Pecos and Starlight pools will hold open swim from noon to 6 p.m.

​​​Pool Amenities 

  • Shade Ramadas

  • Picnic Tables

  • Vending Machines

  • Beach entry

  • Tumble Buckets

  • Slide

  • Mushroom Water Feature

  • Water Basketball Hoop