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Public Skating Sessions

Regular Sessions

  • Wednesday: 7:30-9:30 pm
  • Friday: 7:30-9:30 pm*
  • Saturday / Sunday: 1:30-4 pm
    Note: Saturday public skates will start on January 4; No public skate on February 14, March 20-29, April 5 and May 2.
    No Friday evening public skate sessions during Illini Hockey home weekends. Visit www.illinihockey.com for hockey schedule.

Lunch Time Skates

(while University classes are in session)

  • Monday-Friday: 11:15 am-12:45 pm
  • Friday: Cheap Skates from Noon-12:50pm
    $2 admission and $1 skate rental

Cheap Skates


  • First Wednesday night of every month.
    $2 admission and $1 skate rental

Check the online calendar for DROP-IN HOCKEY opportunities and figure skating FREESTYLE sessions.


To be added to hockey or skating interest lists, e-mail ui-icearena@illinois.edu

Learn to Skate

Spring Learn-To-Skate sessions:
4 and 8 week classes offered Monday and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings beginning February 7.
Registration begins January 12/15.
Spring show is May 1-2.

Special Skates

Spring 2015

Online Calendar

Check the online calendar for updated skating opportunities at the Ice Arena.

Admission Fees, Passes, and Rental Information

http://www.campusrec.illinois.edu/skating/admission.html

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