Henderson Center Pool

The Frederick A. Fitch Natatorium, which is located in the Cam Henderson Center on the Marshall University campus, is the home of the Marshall women’s swimming & diving program.

The Frederick A. Fitch Natatorium, an 800-seat swimming area, was opened in 1981 as part of the Cam Henderson Center. The natatorium was named in honor of a former professor and chair of physical education.

The facility features eight 25 yard lanes as well as a 13 foot deep diving well. There are two 1-meter diving boards as well as two 3-meter boards.

Henderson Center Pool Reservation Request

Henderson Pool Rates 2021-2022

Practice/General Use

Area/Activity Rates/Hour Notes
Lane $15 Minimum of 4; Includes Lifeguards
8 Lanes $100 Includes Lifeguards
Diving Well $80 Includes Lifeguards
Whole Pool $180 Includes Lifeguards

Swim Meets/Large Events

Area/Activity Rates/Hour Notes
Meet Rate $225 Included: 8 lanes, diving well, timing pads, restrooms, spectator viewing area, 4 lifeguards. Not included: timing system, starter, computers and printers.
Additional Staff $15 As determined by Marshall
Housekeeping/Janitorial $50 Starts 1 hour prior to event
Security $40 4 hour minimum
Meet Administrator $18 Assist with timing system, scoreboard and timing pads
Timing System $25 Colorado Timing System 6

For more information about the Henderson Center, please contact:


Kaitlin Horton
Assistant Director of Aquatics & Safety
Email: slayton8@marshall.edu
Telephone: 304-696-3653