Author: Kohen McBride

Aug
22

Here Comes Move-in Day: Be Prepared and Enjoy the Day!

By: Amelia Eaton Move in day is one of the most exciting days of your University experience. Everything you have been looking forward to all summer is finally here, and you’re now ready to make Chestnut Residence your home. Moving can be a stressful process, but it doesn’t have to be! As someone who lived […]

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Aug
07

Don’t Be afraid to Reach out for Help: Get the Academic support you need!

By: Amelia Eaton While my first year of University was amazing, there was a lot to adjust to as well. From living in Rez to new courses I had never taken before, I sometimes felt a little overwhelmed. Luckily there are many supports at U of T that helped me to have a fun and […]

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Jul
26

Chestnut Residence Council 

Chestnut Residence Council  The Chestnut Residence Council (CRC) is a student governing body comprised of Chestnut residents. They are your peers that have been elected into their roles usually by the previous year’s community through a general election. The CRC plans social events for the community such as an annual Semi Formal and athletic intramurals. […]

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Jul
24

Make Your Mark: Get Involved!

By: Amelia Eaton Although four years may appear to be a long time, each year of university will go by faster than you can imagine. At U of T, there are hundreds of ways to get involved while you’re here and make an impact after you leave. A great way to start is the Clubs […]

By Kohen McBride | Summer Blog
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Jul
10

Where is Chestnut and why is it so great?

By: Amelia Eaton These are among the many questions I had when I found out I was going to be living at Chestnut Residence over a year ago. I was excited to be heading to University, to be living in downtown Toronto, and for the independence that would come from living on my own. But […]

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CONTACT US

Front Desk (Summer Accommodations and Information)
T: 1 (416) – 977 – 0707 (ext. 0)
E: frontdesk.chestnut@utoronto.ca

Hours: Open daily, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM (summer); 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM (fall/winter)

Chestnut Catering
E: chestnut.catering@utoronto.ca

Chestnut Residence Life Office
T: 1 (416) – 585 – 3160
E: chestnut.residence@utoronto.ca

Hours: Open Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (closed for lunch from 12:00 – 1:00 PM)

*Summer hours (Canada Day – Labour Day) are 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Interested in a residence tour? Visit our Residence Tours page for more information.

POSITIVE SPACE

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

Accessibility

We’re working to make the Chestnut website as accessible as possible for everyone. A new website that better conforms to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA will be launched in 2021-22.

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