U of T Student & Member Information

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Jan 5 Closure: Membership Extensions & Refunds

  • Members who opt to continue their membership will receive an extension once we are able to safely re-open and resume operations. Members who continue their membership will be able to access online programs through the Virtual Fitness Studio to stay active and moving. 
  • Members are invited to contact us to request a pro-rated refund of membership fees. Please contact us at sportandrec@utoronto.ca.

Member Access

Membership Is required to access facilities and programming

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 and do not need to purchase a membership. This includes part-time and full-time undergraduate and graduate students.

Cards must be scanned to gain access

TCards or Sport & Rec membership cards must be scanned at the turnstile to access our facilities. Cards are not transferrable. If you have have lost or forgotten your card, please visit our customer experience staff for assistance or visit our FAQs.

joint membership

NOTE: The Joint Membership program is not available at this time. Membership is required in order to use our facilities.

Policies and Code of Conduct:

Students must abide by the University of Toronto Code of Student Conduct. All Sport & Rec participants and members must abide by our guest policies:

The University of Toronto respects your privacy. Personal information provided is collected for purposes related to the administration of your athletic membership. We will send notices and communications related to your membership to the email address that you provided. At all times personal information will be protected in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

If you have questions, please refer to www.utoronto.ca/privacy or contact the University Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Coordinator at 416-946-7303.

All participants acknowledge and accept the risks inherent to participation in sports and recreation activities. Injuries may result from one’s actions, or the actions of others, or a combination of both. Personal behaviour during programs and services should be conducted in consideration of other members and guests.

In case of personal injury or accident, facility staff should be contacted immediately.

AEDs (Automatic External Defibrillators) are available at the Athletic Centre, Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport, and Varsity Centre in the event of an emergency.

Yellow call phones are located throughout the facilities that link directly with U of T police and should be used in the event of threats to personal safety and criminal acts.

Students, members and guests are not permitted to conduct or solicit any form of business within the facilities (e.g., personal training, private lessons).

Photography and recording devices, including the use of camera phones, are prohibited in all facilities. Exceptions can be made only with advance permission of the Faculty’s communications office.

Please contact comm.kpe@utoronto.ca for more information.

The Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education has the authority to suspend membership rights and privileges when offending behaviour is exhibited by a member.

Offending behaviour includes but is not limited to:

  • disorderly conduct,
  • harassment,
  • disruptive behaviour,
  • persistent disregard of facility rules and regulations; and
  • default in payment of membership fees.

Rule violations are dealt with under the procedures approved by the Council of Athletics and Recreation.


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