Ice Arena

General Information

The Ice Arena, built in 1970, is a family-friendly facility serving both the university community and outlying communities. There are two ice surfaces: the Main Rink measuring 200’ X 85’ and the Rec Rink measuring 150’ X 80’. Recreational skating, figure skating, ice hockey, birthday parties, and private rentals are just a few things to consider while at the Ice Arena. The Ice Arena offers a multi-purpose meeting room, skate sharpening, and a full-service snack bar which accepts KSU Flashcards.  The Ice Arena is home to the Kent State ACHA Hockey Team and the Kent State Figure Skating Team. It is also home to six area high school teams, a figure skating club and a youth hockey program. 

Please feel free to browse our website for more detailed programming information or contact the KSU Ice Arena. 

Address: 650 Loop Road, Kent, Ohio 44242
Phone: 330-672-RINK
Email: icearena@kent.edu

Fall Operating Hours

Ice Arena facility is open seven days a week from 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Public skating is only open during Public Skating Sessions. 

Public Skating Schedule

Additionally, the Ice Arena is open for the following scheduled programs.

  • Hockey Camps
  • Skating Camps
  • Arena Ice Rentals

Holday & Break Hours

Sunday, Sept. 1 - Monday, Sept. 2 (Labor Day)  CLOSED
Thursday, Nov. 28 (Thanksgiving) CLOSED
Tuesday, Dec. 24 - Wednesday, Dec. 25 (Christmas) CLOSED
Tuesday, Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve) 8a.m. - 4p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 1 (New Year's Day) 2 - 10p.m.
Sunday, Apr. 12 (Easter Sunday) CLOSED

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