Campus Tours

Book a Campus Tour

Campus tours will be on hold until April 30, 2020. We encourage visitors to consult the U of T’s community FAQ for regular updates, as well as the provincial Ministry of Health and Public Health Ontario for relevant regional advisories.

Campus tours can give you a feel for student life at the University of Toronto. Our tours are free of charge, and are led by current students who’ll give you the inside scoop on their university experience. So feel free to ask lots of questions! You’ll get to visit all major points on campus —libraries, academic buildings, study spaces and athletic facilities.

Mississauga Campus

Join a Student Ambassador on a leisurely walking tour of our beautiful campus. Explore the different buildings and state-of-the-art student facilities including our new buildings, check out the various student hangouts, and take in the beautiful greenery.

UTM Campus Tour details:

Schedule: Monday to Thursday – 10:00am & 2:00pm; Friday – 10:00am.
Getting Here: Please visit our Directions & Parking page.
Accessibility: If you require accommodation for a disability, please contact us as early as possible (preferably a week in advance), at 905-828-5400 or by email at
Residence: Residence will be included but may not always be available at the beginning or end of terms due to move in/move out or exam dates.
Notes: To prepare for your tour, please review our Campus Tour Resource Sheet.

Residence-only Tours

If you are interested in viewing only our residences, now you can! Residence Services Assistants (RSAs) will guide you through traditional-style and townhouse-style units, and will be able to answer any additional questions about residence at UTM. Please note that these tours are hosted exclusively by the Student Housing & Residence Life office.

Click here to learn more and register

Group Tours

Are you a guidance counsellor, teacher, or community member interested in bringing a group to campus? If you are bringing a group of 10 or more people, our team is happy to facilitate a group tour or create a program to meet your needs. We also have extensive experience working with Specialist High Skills Majors, grade 10 career classes, and more!

Click here to request a group tour of the Mississauga Campus

Weekend Campus Visits

Visitors are welcome to pick up a self-guided tour brochure from the Campus Police office, located on the third floor of the William G. Davis Building. The self-guided tour is also available as a PDF file.

Sheridan College Tours

If you are interested in one of our joint degree and diploma programs with Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, you are invited to visit Sheridan’s Trafalgar Campus, only about a 15-minute drive from the UTM!

Click here to learn more and register

Prepare for your Campus Tour

We want you to get the most from your tour of the Mississauga Campus. This video will help prepare you for your visit.

Contact information:

Student Recruitment and Admissions
University of Toronto Mississauga
Rm. 1270, Innovation Complex
3359 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, ON
L5L 1C6

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


St. George (Downtown) Campus

General Walking Tours

General Walking Tours focus on undergraduate opportunities and experiences and are perfect for prospective students, University of Toronto applicants, newly admitted students or just about anyone who wants to learn more about life on campus. You’ll get to explore academic buildings, colleges, athletic facilities, and other spaces on campus.

  • Starting Location: Nona Macdonald Visitors Centre, 25 King’s College Circle, Toronto
  • Tour Length: 2-2.25 hours
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm, and Saturdays at 11:00 am, except on statutory holidays and long weekends.
  • Residence: A residence room is included in tours, except during exams and residence transitions (April to mid-May, early-August to mid-September, December). One residence room will be shown on the tour – to see additional residence or college facilities, please book a full college/residence tour.
  • Accessibility:  If you require an accommodation during your tour, please contact us. Please note that only the following residence tour rooms are accessible: Innis College, St. Michael’s College, University College, Victoria College and Woodsworth College.

Campus Tour Schedule

From September 23rd to December 4th, and January 13th to April 3rd, our general walking tours will include a visit to a residence facility and showcase a room. Our tours will feature a different residence on each tour time slot.

Day11AM Campus Tour2PM Campus Tour
MondayIncludes visit to a University College residence roomIncludes visit to a Innis College residence room
TuesdayIncludes visit to a New College residence roomIncludes visit to a St. Michael’s College residence room
WednesdayIncludes visit to a Victoria College residence roomIncludes visit to a Woodsworth College residence room
ThursdayIncludes visit to a Trinity College residence roomIncludes visit to a New College residence room
FridayIncludes visit to a Trinity College residence roomIncludes visit to a St. Michael’s College residence room
SaturdayIncludes visit to a University College OR Victoria College residence roomN/A

Specific residence included in campus tour is subject to change. Residence rooms will not be shown during special tours or event tours.

Group and Special Tours

Interested in bringing a group of eight or more? Group tours are offered weekdays at 10:00 am or 1:30 pm, depending on availability. Complete the group tour request form with at least one week notice prior to your group’s preferred tour date.

Residence Tours

Residence Tours allow you to visit the campus residences you’re interested in, and get a feel for the accommodation styles and living environment. There are many different residences on campus, and they all offer separate tours. Residence and college tours are available throughout the year at various times during the week. Tours are not offered during exam or move in periods. 

Engineering Tours

Engineering tours bring you through the University’s world-class labs, lecture halls and other Engineering facilities.

They begin with a short admissions talk where you’ll have the opportunity to meet a recruitment specialist and ask about Engineering programs.

Engineering tours are approximately 1.5 hours long and are led by current undergraduate Engineering students.

UofT Engineering Department

Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education Tours

Come visit our facilities, engage with our student ambassadors and learn more about what we have to offer. Kinesiology tours are offered throughout the year.

John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design Tours

Join us for a tour of our facilities at One Spadina Crescent, home to the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design. Our tours are typically led by one of our current student ambassadors

Rotman Commerce Tours & Information Sessions

Join us for an information session led by Rotman Commerce staff, followed by a tour of our facilities with a current Student Ambassador. Learn how a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Rotman Commerce offers unparalleled quality in breadth, faculty and community in Canada’s business capital. 

Prepare for your Campus Tour

We want you to get the most from your tour of the St. George Campus. This video will help prepare you for your visit.

Contact Us

Nona Macdonald Visitors Centre
(Office of Student Recruitment)
25 King’s College Circle,
Toronto, ON
M5S 1A1

Hours of Operation:

Monday–Friday: 9:00am – 5:00 pm (July & August 9:00am-4:30pm)

Saturday: 10:00am – 11:00am (opens only to send off tour)


Scarborough Campus

University of Toronto Scarborough campus tours are available throughout the year. Current students will guide you around the U of T Scarborough campus, including the Toronto Pan-Am Sports Centre, talk to you about university life and co-op experiences, discuss the best transit routes, and much more. Residence visits are often included, with some exceptions at certain times of year, such as during exams.

UTSC Campus Tour details:

  • Approximately one hour
  • Generally available Monday through Friday at 11:00 a.m.
  • Call Admissions & Student Recruitment at 416-287-7529 if you:
    • Require an accommodation due to a disability (please give us as much notice as possible so that we can make arrangements)
    • Are interested in bringing a group of 10 people or more to campus
    • Are a guidance counsellor or teacher looking for a specialized tour or visit
    • Discover your preferred tour day is not available online and you’d like to arrange a special-request tour (since tours are guided by current students, they may not be available during University holidays or exam periods)
    • Need more information

Contact information:

Admissions and Student Recruitment
University of Toronto Scarborough
1265 Military Trail
(Main Floor, Highland Hall)
Toronto, ON
M1C 1A4

Hours of Operation:

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Wednesday: 10:00am – 4:00pm and 5:00pm – 6:45pm

Friday: 9:30am – 3:00pm

Weekend & Statutory Holidays: Closed

Prepare for your Campus Tour

We want you to get the most from your tour of the Scarborough Campus. This video will help prepare you for your visit.