Summer Blog

Orientation Week Review

by Ujwal Ganguly, Chestnut Residence Tour Guide Having had the privilege of living in Chestnut residence for all four years of my undergraduate career, I have become well versed with the move-in process. Since move-in times are dependent on the slot you’re given, I would recommend arriving as early as possible within that timeframe, as […]

By nordonez | Summer Blog

Move in tips and tricks!

by Aditi Malhotra, Chestnut Summer Tour Guide I know each and every one of you are excited to move in, so here are a few tips and tricks to help make the process simpler –For a basic list of what to bring and an idea of what your room would consist of, please look at […]

By nordonez | Summer Blog

The importance of getting involved

by Ian Gebhart Getting involved in activities can be one of the most rewarding parts of your university experience. I always had a good time during my first two years as a student here, but I didn’t really get involved in much until the summer after my second year. I started working as a tour […]

By nordonez | Summer Blog

The Year Ahead

By: Miguel Teran Benalcazar Congratulations! You’ve made it to university, one of the most exciting stages in a student’s life. Now, you should ask yourself, what can I do next? How can I make the most out of this experience? I’ll give you a brief overview of what you can expect this year. School School […]

By Savannah Sloat | Summer Blog

Contact Us

Chestnut Residence & Conference Centre

89 Chestnut Street
Toronto, ON
M5G 1R1

Front Desk (summer business):

416.977.0707 (Ext. 0)

Residence Life Office (students):


Chestnut Residence is a Positive Space where we celebrate the diversity of our community which includes LGBTQ students and staff. For more information on our Community Commitment, go to: Diversity Statement

Residence Tours for Students

During the academic year (September to mid April) tours are available on Thursdays at 1:30 PM.

During the summer months (Monday, May 7th to Friday, August 17th) tours of the residence are offered everyday at 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM.

Tours include a double room, student lounge areas and other Chestnut facilities. Tour time will take approximately 30 minutes. Please arrive on time and check-in with the Front Desk. No registration is necessary.


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