As a member of the University of Toronto, you are one of over 75,000 undergraduate students. Although size of the campus can be daunting, it comes with great benefits. As a member of the University of Toronto, you have access to countless services and organizations and if you can’t find one that interests you, start one, we have the resources available to support you. Don’t be overwhelmed but the number of options available to you because we will be sure to keep you updated on important news and events happening on campus!
Being a member of U of T at the St. George Campus puts your right in the heart of downtown Toronto, Canada’s largest city. Toronto has endless social and cultural opportunities that will always give you something to do. Be sure to take advantage of your time at U of T by exploring one of North America’s most culturally diverse and exciting cities.
Hart House is a living laboratory of social, artistic, cultural and recreational experiences where all voices, rhythms and traditions converge. Hart House has a swimming pool, running track, gym, a full theatre, clubs and committees of all stripes and frequent events.
Ulife is a sophisticated one-stop website listing a large and diverse collection of student clubs, organizations, activities and opportunities on all three campuses. The thousands of entries include film appreciation clubs, debating societies, sports teams, social activism, drop-in classes, and research opportunities and awards.
The University’s Events Calendar contains listings from various departments and groups around campus. It can be hard to navigate, but contains some gems!
As time passes, most students find their own communities in Toronto. The following is a list of good places to start looking for event listings and Toronto-related content.
BlogTO is a web site about Toronto written by a group of obsessed artists, musicians, photographers, politicos, advertising and media types, dancers, tech geeks, food lovers, aspiring film directors, fashionistas and people for the ethical treatment of animals.
Their event calendar and their blog are both excellent resources for Torontonians.
Torontoist‘s scope encompasses absolutely everything interesting related to Toronto, including news, arts, events, culture, transit, politics, photography, public spaces, food, and a whole lot more. Our goal is to capture the tenor and texture of life in the city, to evoke the daily experience of the city in words and images. We try always to be faithful in our rendering of Toronto, and to be fearless in advocating for what we think might make it better.
The City of Toronto’s Events page includes things like festivals, hockey games, charity fundraisers, and much more. The listings are arranged by location, date and price.
Hey Commuters! This week (March 13-17) is Commuter Appreciation Week across campus! Check out these events:
Monday: COOKIE DESTRESS at Trinity College, Junior Common Room, 4-6pm
Tuesday: COMMUTER HOUR at Woodsworth College and New College
Wednesday: WCSA WAFFLE WEDNESDAY at Woodsworth College, Mini Kruger, 10am-1:30pm
Thursday: PIZZA LUNCH at Innis College, Commuter Lounge, 12-2pm
Friday: NEW’s Board Game Lounge at New College, NCSC Boardroom, 1-4pm
Questions, comments, concerns? Email your Commuter Representatives at email@example.com.
Become a campus tour guide, apply today!
Applications due February 27. Apply through the CLN – Job ID: 90220
Call for audience members for tapings of “The Goods” -featuring Innis alumna Jessi Cruikshank
The Goods is an upbeat lifestyle show hosted by Steven Sabados (Steven and Chris), Jessi Cruickshank (MTV Canada, Canada’s Smartest Person), Shahir Massoud (Cityline) and Andrea Bain (HGTV’s Live Here, Buy This). The topics explored revolve around home decor, food, fashion and wellness.
The Goods is free to attend. It tapes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:15 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. at CBC Studios (25 John Street) in downtown Toronto. Tapings take about 3 hours. We also have great prizes and giveaways at every taping.
For more on The Goods, visit cbc.ca/thegoods,
Our annual Sussex Halloween Open House is Wednesday, October 26th 4-6pm at 21 Sussex. Av.
This is a chance for students and staff to informally connect with leaders and staff on campus and learn about differentevents and initiatives happening in the community. There will be tons of fun and engaging activities throughout the event, including:
– cupcake decorating
– arts and craft
– mocktail mixer and much more!
Expect coffee/tea and TONS of candy. Halloween costumes welcome!
All are invited to join. Find us at https://www.facebook.com/events/670428746458265/ or https://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/cld/open-house
The 2016 Queer Orientation week is almost here and this year, QO is celebrating its 10th anniversary!
Queer Orientation (QO) is an annual week of LGBTQ-focused programming across all three campuses of U of T during the month of September. Queer Orientation is an opportunity for new and returning students, staff and faculty to make connections, engage in activities and have discussions related to LGBTQ+ communities. For its 10th anniversary, Queer Orientation has a whopping total of 47 events organized by 35 different U of T departments/ clubs/ groups from September 22nd to 30th! There is a wide variety of activities and everyone is welcome to attend!