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Varsity Field

Varsity Field

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About Varsity Field

Varsity Field is home to a FIFA 2 Star Certified synthetic turf field, lined for soccer, field hockey, rugby, men's lacrosse and football. It is 100 metres long and 60 metres wide with bleachers that can accommodate up to 300 people. Users can access full nets (8 feet high and 24 feet long), mini nets (6.5 feet high and 18.5 feet long), rugby uprights and lights.

Outdoor Sports Fields - Alumni Stadium, Gryphon Soccer Complex, Varsity Field

Rates for Gryphon Soccer Complex #1 (West Field) #2 (East Field) & Varsity Field (Off College Ave.)
Non-Prime Time
July 1st - March 31st
Monday-Sunday   8:00am-Midnight
Full Field
$70.00+HST / Hr
May 1st - April 30th
Monday-Friday - 8:00am-4:00pm
Half Field
$42.50+HST /Hr
Prime Time April 1st - June 30th
Monday - Friday 4:00pm - Midnight
Full Field
$110.00+HST /Hr
Saturday & Sunday 8:00am-Midnight
Half Field
$62.50+HST /Hr
Day / Tournament Rate

Monday - Friday

Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

$600+HST / Day
 (Min. 8 hours)
$750+HST / Day
 (Min. 8 hours)

GSC # 3 South Field
 (Natural Grass)

Single Annual Fee $60+HST / Hour
GSC # 4 North Field
 (Synthetic Turf)
Single Annual Fee $52+HST / Hour
GSC # 5 Field Hockey Pitch
 (Natural Grass)
Single Annual Fee $52+HST / Hour

Alumni Stadium

Field $228.80+HST / Hour

Track  $228.80+HST / Hour

Day Rate - $1216.80+HST  (8 hour minimum)
Lights
Practice Level - $27.80+HST / Hour

Game Level - $29.68+HST / Hour

**Varsity Field Light Cost**

TV Level - $38.59+HST / Hour
 
Light charges listed above are applicable based on this schedule for outdoor fields:

April & May - 8:00pm
June & July - 8:30pm
August - 8:00pm
September - 7:30pm
October - 6:00pm
November - 4:30pm

 

Online Availability for our Outdoor Sports fields can be found HERE.

 

Varsity Field is located at the corner of East Ring Road and College Road on the University of Guelph campus:

50 Stone Road East
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
Canada

Directions

From the 401

  • Follow ON-401 W, Ontario 401 Express and ON-401 W to ON-6 N in Puslinch.
  • Take exit 295 from ON-401 W
  • Continue onto ON-6 N
  • Turn right onto College Ave W
  • Turn right onto E Ring Rd

From Highway 7 East

  • Get on Express Toll Route/ON-407 from Woodbine Ave/York Regional Rd 8
  • Follow Express Toll Route/ON-407 and ON-401 W to ON-6 N in Puslinch.
  • Take exit 295 from ON-401 W
  • Continue onto ON-6 N
  • Turn right onto College Ave W
  • Turn right onto E Ring Rd

From Highway 7 West

  • Follow ON-7 to Victoria Rd S in Guelph
  • Turn left onto Victoria Rd S
  • Turn right onto College Ave E
  • Turn left onto E Ring Rd

From Highway 6 North

  • Follow ON-6 S to Wellington 38/Wellington Road 38 in Guelph/Eramosa
  • Turn left onto Wellington 38/Wellington Road 38
  • Continue onto Victoria Rd N
  • Turn right onto College Ave E
  • Turn left onto E Ring Rd

Nearest available parking lots are P17 right in front of the field & P7 right off of East Ring Road at the top of the hill across from Alumni Stadium. Nearest Parking Meters are available along the perimeter of lot P12 beside the Arena if they do not have a parking pass. Parking is enforced Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm except Holidays. All busses must park in P13 unless otherwise arranged.

Rules & Regulations for VARSITY FIELD Facility Use, violation of any of the below listed Rules & Regulations may result in loss of facility access privileges and/or immediate removal from facility.

  1. NO ANIMALS are allowed. All animals must remain outside of the facility.
  2. Plastic Water Bottles containing WATER ONLY are allowed inside of the facility. Absolutely NO glass containers.
  3. NO FOOD products are allowed inside of the Fenced area or on the turf; including GUM, and all SEED or NUT products.
  4. Clean athletic footwear with non-marking soles must be worn on all surfaces. PLASTIC/RUBBER MOULDED CLEATS ONLY. Absolutely NO metal cleats or spikes are allowed on the field.
  5. Absolutely NO ALCOHOL or TOBACCO products are allowed. As of January 1, 2015, it will be illegal to smoke on and around children?s playgrounds and publicly owned sport fields and surfaces (e.g., areas for basketball, baseball, soccer or beach volleyball, ice rinks, tennis courts, splash pads and swimming pools that are owned by a municipality, the province or a postsecondary education institution). This includes a 20 metre radius surrounding each sports field or surface on the University campus outdoors as per the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, ONTARIO REGULATION 48/06.
  6. Bicycles, Skateboards or Motorized vehicles are NOT allowed inside of the Fenced area.
  7. Fireworks or other Explosive devices are NOT permitted.
  8. NO LOITERING, please be respectful of others who will be accessing the facility immediately upon your rental completion.
  9. Programming space is to be shared appropriately with all participants.
  10. Athletic clothing appropriate to the activity must be worn at all times.
  11. Inappropriate behaviour such as swearing, physical or verbal abuse will not be tolerated and may result in loss of facility access privileges and/or immediate removal from facility.
  12. Persons 15 years of age and under must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  13. Do not touch the Football or Field training equipment without having permissions indicated on your permit.
  14. The permitted Facility will be inspected periodically throughout all rentals by an Athletics staff representative.
  15. Use of scoreboard and timing systems must be arranged at time of rental booking in order to ensure use for your event or rental.
  16. DO NOT leave any valuables unattended, the University of Guelph is NOT responsible for lost or stolen items.

Varsity Field