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Public Skating Sessions

Spring Lunch Time Skates

(while University classes are in session)

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

Wednesday Evening Cheap Skates


  • First Wednesday 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

Summer Learn-To-Skate sessions:
4 week classes offered Tuesday and Wednesday beginning June 9.
Registration begins May 12 (members) and May 15 (nonmembers).

Summer (begins May 31)

Summer Regular Sessions

  • Monday Cheap Lunch Skates: 12 - 2 pm
  • Tuesday/Thursday Lunch Skates - check online calendar: 11:15 am-12:45 pm
  • Wednesday: 7-9 pm
  • Friday: 6-8 pm*
  • Sunday: 2 - 4 pm (starts May 31)
    *No public skate on May 17 (graduation), May 24 (Memorial Day weekend), and July 3-4.

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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