Anderson Hall Pool
The NIU swimming pool, located in Anderson Hall offers lap and open swim times year round. The Anderson pool has five 25-yard swim lanes and a deep well section but no diving is allowed.
To access the pool you must:
- Have a current NIU Recreation membership. All full-time students are members. Memberships may be purchased online or in-person at the Rec Center.
- Pre-register your swim times on myrec.niu.edu. Current student, faculty, or staff members login with your NIU credentials.
- Time slots are open eight days prior for booking.
- Lifeguards will confirm your registration. Show your Onecard or Community Card at each swim session.
- You may come and go anytime within the two hours sessions.
- Be sure to cancel to open the timeslot to others.
- If you have any issues, please call the Rec Center at 815-753-0231 or email email@example.com for support.
- Pool equipment including pull buoys and kickboards are available for use. Please return used equipment to the lifeguards for cleaning.