Skating & Figure Skating

Girl lacing up figure skates

Visit to sign up for instructional classes.

U of T students, staff and faculty can login and register with their UTORid. Community members will need an account on to login and register for classes.

For instructions on creating your account for, visit

  • Wear comfortable attire and layered clothing and bring mitts or gloves.
  • Learn to Skate participants are required to wear a helmet.
  • Skate and helmet rentals are available. For registered classes, discounted rates for the session are available, register in advance and to have the correct size reserved for your weekly session. Contact 416-978-6428 to reserve your equipment.
  • Please note rental skates are generally hockey skates and skate sizes do not match up with shoe sizes.
  • Please only walk on the rubberized areas of the rink when not on the ice.
  • Skating activities are held in the arena at the Varsity Centre, enter via the pavilion on Devonshire Place.

Drop-in Skating & Figure Skating

Leisure drop-in skating for skaters of all abilities.

Figure Skating is for recreational figure skaters who wish to practice individual skating skills, freestyle and stroking elements.

MoveU Skate Series

Join MoveU for themed skates throughout the school year! Refreshments will be provided. 

Skating Instruction

Become a comfortable and confident recreational skater. Participants learn basic skills including balancing, gliding, pushing and stopping safely.

Varsity Blues - Figure Skating

Schedules, recaps and everything you need to know about your Varsity Blues!