Drop-In Ice Skate


Who doesn't love to sharpen up the blades and carve some lines in the ice at the local rink? 

Sports & Rec offers two co-ed options for ice skating - Drop-In Skate & Figure Skating. You can find Stick n' Puck options here.  


  • Please note: all Drop-In schedules are subject to change. Check the program registration page via links below for the most up to date schedule and available time slots. Arena programs are seasonal programs at Varsity Centre. 


This program now requires registration to participate, please sign up in advance to reserve your time slot. Registration is FREE for incidental fee-paying students enrolled in fall courses at U of T.

Program Starts week of Sep 12

REGISTER HERE for drop-in Figure Skate 

 REGISTER HERE for drop-in skate


Varsity Centre Arena (299 Bloor St. W)

  • enter off of the Varsity Centre Pavilion


Students: Current students paying incidental fees can access this programming at no additional cost. 

Members: Anyone who has a current one- or four-month membership.

 Schedule & Important Information

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
        10:10-11:00 am Skating    


    12:10-1:00 pm Skating 11:10am-12pm Skating    
1:10-2:00 pm Skating     1:10-2:00 pm Skating      
2:10-1:00 pm Skating     2:10-3:00 pm Skating      
3:10-4:00 pm Skating     3:10-4:00 pm Fig. Skating     5:15pm-6:00pm Skating
            6:10-7:00pm Skating
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday


Upcoming adjustments to this drop-in schedule will be listed below:

  • No evening skate on October 9th
  • No programs on Monday Oct 10
  • After October 13th Skating on Thursday will run 1:10-3pm 
  • No drop-in skate Monday, Nov 7 1-3pm
  • No drop-in Skate Thursday, Nov 10 12-1pm
  • No drop-in skate Sunday, Nov 27th 5:15-7:00pm
  • Supervision by Physical Activity Facilitators
  • There will be no skate rentals or sharpening during drop in Figure skating
  • Ice will be flooded between sessions as needed
  • Skate rentals and helmets are available for loan during drop in skating times for a fee of $3.00 +HST for U of T students and $5.00 +HST for non-U of T Students. Skate sharpening is available for a fee $5.00 + HST for UofT students and $8.00+HST for non-UofT students.