Become a Sport & Rec Member

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What do you get as a Sport & Rec member?

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. 

A Sport & Rec membership gives you UNLIMITED access to multiple facilities and programs:  

  • Access to the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre and Varsity Centre facilities and programming during building hours
  • Lane swims at the Athletic Centre’s two pools
  • Access to open gym equipment of all kinds across the Athletic Centre Fieldhouse, Strength & Conditioning Centre and NEW Weightlifting Zone and Goldring Centre’s Strength & Conditioning Centre
  • Group fitness workouts such as barre, yoga and cardio dance party
  • Indoor and outdoor drop-in sports, such as squash, tennis, badminton, soccer and more!
  • Virtual 5K training to get you from seat to street with our Fitness & Performance coaches

Explore our programs at and follow us on Instagram @uoftsportandrec.







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

NOTE: There may 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. 


JOIN SPORT & REC: Membership Plans and Pricing

  • U of T Sport and Rec offers a limited number of 1-month, 4-month, and year long memberships for U of T alumni, Staff and Faculty, and community members. 
  • Day passes are available for $19.47 + HST. See our policies and more information here.


   1 month term pricing 4-month (semester) term pricing* Academic Year + Summer (Sept 1 - August 31 2022)* 

1st/2nd Yr Alumni, Student Plus, Seniors 65+

$109 + HST $239 + HST $600 + HST

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

$109 + HST

$279 + HST

$745 + HST

Community 18+

$109 + HST $369 + HST $925 + HST

*Total fee adjusted at a daily pro-rated fee

U of T Student Summer Membership 

  • Facility access for students paying the winter KPE incidental fee ends May 21 2022.
  • Membership is sold in-person only at the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport and Varsity Centre & Arena. 
Eligibility 1 month Summer Term (May 22 - September 1 2022)

U of T students in fall 2021, winter 2022 or newly admitted U of T students

$60 + HST

$177.88 + HST

Are you a grad student and looking for funding support? 

Check out the SGS Summer Gym Bursary for graduate students! U of T graduate students not paying summer KPE incidental fees or undergraduate students not enrolled in summer courses can purchase the U of T Student Summer membership with funding support.

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 be reinstated as of April 1, 2022. Membership will enable U of T staff and faculty to access all available services, with no usage charges save for applicable class or registered program fees. If you have any questions or would like to join the Joint Membership Plan, please contact your Divisional HR Office.

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

  • Upon your first visit, please pick up your membership card at the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport or Varsity Centre.

SPRING/SUMMER 2022 MEMBERSHIPS AVAILABLE now - click here to purchase!


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 $22.12 + HST administrative fee. To request a refund for an earlier period, valid medical documentations must be provided listing the date of illness/injury. 


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