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How to Join

New members must:

  • Join the Figure Skating roster on DoSportsEasy and complete a release waiver*.
  • Complete and return a membership form to our member secretary, Daniel Vignon.
  • Attach club dues as cash or check (payable to MIT Figure Skating Club) to your membership form**.
    • $10 (for MIT students)
    • $20 (for non-MIT students)
  • Read and understand the Massachusetts Hazing Laws.

The following are optional for all club members:

  • US Figure Skating Membership: $50 / year
    (or $70 / 4 years for college students)
    • Includes subscription to SKATING magazine.
    • Required for participation in competitions, tests and synchronized skating.
    • For renewals, check the box on the membership form. For new memberships or transfers, fill out the USFS form.

* Anyone who comes out on the ice must complete a club sports waiver, regardless of club membership.

** Dues include lessons for both students and non-students. Please attend only one lesson level per class offered. (In other words, do not attend both the intermediate and advanced lessons for freestyle skating.)

Who Can Join

To join the Club, you must satisfy the following:

  • Be an MIT affiliate, and fall under one of the following categories:
    • Undergrad/grad student
    • Alumni
    • Faculty & staff
    • Spouse of any of the above
  • Have a valid full-year or 6-month athletic card (for students, gym membership is included in tution).

Note About Cross-Registered students

Students from other universities may join a Club Sport, including the MIT Figure Skating Club, only during the terms while they are cross-registered at MIT.

Note About Children

The MIT Figure Skating Club is an MIT Club Sport. The Club Sports Council (CSC) dictates the membership rules for all MIT Club Sports. Unfortunately, the CSC has decided that children of the MIT community are not eligible to participate in club sports. Therefore, we are no longer able to accept the children of MIT students, alumni, faculty and staff as members of our club.

Children covered by a current MIT family athletic card are welcome to skate during general skating hours.

Maintained by Sasha Churikova (sashac) ; Last Updated Oct 21, 2015