Become a Sport & Rec Member

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REMINDER: All U of T students who have paid KPE athletic incidental fees are automatically members of the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport, and Varsity Centre. This includes part-time and full-time undergraduate and graduate students. 

Sport & Rec Membership Benefits:

A membership will allow individuals to register and access indoor and outdoor programs offered at the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport, and Varsity Centre. Learn more about our programs at







50m & 25yd Lane Swimming
Strength & Conditioning Centres
Virtual Fitness Studio
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Drop-In Sports & Activities
Recreational Club Sports*
Indoor Driving Range**
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Group Fitness
Registered Programs & Instruction*
Indoor & Outdoor Tracks
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Badminton, Squash & Tennis Courts
Gymnastics Programs*
Skating Programs*

*Additional fees may apply **Seasonal programming

There will be reduced program offerings and activity times due to COVID-19 restrictions. Depending on the demand of certain activities like swimming and group fitness workouts, there may be limited space available for members to register for. 

Winter 2022 Membership Plans and Pricing

  • Starting December 1 2021, U of T Sport and Rec will be offering a limited number of 1-month membership and 4-months (semester) Winter 2022 memberships for U of T alumni, Staff and Faculty, and community members. 
  • This membership will be effective January 1 to April 30, 2022.
  • Day passes will not be available and memberships are required in order to use our facilities. See our policies and more information here.

BONUS ACCESS: virtual fitness studio!

A Sport & Rec membership also gives you access to our Virtual Fitness Studio - with live online workouts streamed 7 days a week and an on-demand library of workouts.

Winter 2022 Memberships available for purchase mid-February!

   1 month term pricing 4-month (semester) term pricing*

1st/2nd Yr Alumni, Students from Other Institutions, Seniors 65+

$109 + HST $239 + HST

Alumni, Staff & Faculty, U of T Affiliates, Co-resident

$109 + HST

$279 + HST

Community 18+

$109 + HST $369 + HST

*Total fee adjusted at a daily pro-rated fee

Eligibility Categories:

Individuals 18 years or older with government issued photo ID.

1st & 2nd Year U of T Alumni

Those who have graduated from a U of T undergraduate or graduate program within the past 2 years. Individuals yet to graduate can present a recently dated letter on faculty or department letterhead confirming completion of requirements to graduate and expected date of convocation.

Student Plus (in-person only)

Students 18 years of age or older must present a student card with an issued date within one year or a valid future expiry date printed on the card from a Universities Canada member school or publicly funded university/college OR valid ISIC (International Student Identity Card) at the time of purchase.​​​

U of T Alumni

U of T students who have graduated from an undergraduate or graduate program or who have completed a minimum of 4 undergraduate credits or one year of graduate school. An Alumni card obtained from Robarts Library or a status inquiry completed by the AC or GC office is required.

U of T Staff and Faculty

Current appointed U of T staff and faculty.

U of T Staff Affiliate (in-person only)

Staff of the University Health Network, U of T Affiliated Teaching Hospitals, CAMH, Jane Goodall Institute, Royal Ontario Museum, and U of T Medical Residents are eligible for this discounted membership. Available in person only; recently dated valid Letter of Employment must be presented at time of purchase.

Post Doc

Post-docs must present a recently dated letter on faculty or department letterhead indicating post doctoral status. Offer or Acceptance of Employment letters are valid.

Co-residents (in-person only)

Available to those 18 years or older who live with a current member. Both individuals must provide proof of residency. We accept valid drivers licenses, recently dated utility bills, paper bank statements, and government issued mail. Both the member and co-resident must be present at time of purchase.​​​​​

Photo ID must be presented with birth date on the card.

Joint Memberships will not be available. Day passes will not be available in order to prioritize access and facility usage for U of T students and current members. 

How to Purchase your Membership

Memberships can be purchased in-person at the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport and Varsity Centre or online

  • Those who qualify for a discounted rate and/or are unable to purchase the membership online can reach out to the Customer Experience team via phone at 416-978-3436 or email at
  • Upon your first visit, please pick up your membership card at the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport or Varsity Centre.


All membership cancellation requests, including a reason for the request, must be received in writing to

Within 10 days

Full refunds are given upon cancellation of memberships within 10 days of the purchase date.

After 10 days

A pro-rated refund will be provided from the date of the email request minus a $25 administrative fee. To request a refund for an earlier period, valid medical documentations must be provided listing the date of illness/injury. 


Contact us at 416-978-3436 and press "0" to speak with a customer experience representative or email us at