Campus Status and Announcements

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The Valley Land Trail

The Valley Land Trail is now open. Find more information.

Campus Power Shutdown

On Saturday August 24th from 7 am to 7 pm there will be a campus power shutdown initiated by Toronto Hydro to perform some urgent repairs to their distribution. After a sustained shutdown, power will be coming on and off through the day. The campus community is encouraged to consider this day a day of limited operation and to visit campus for essential visits only.

The impacted facilities are the South Campus Buildings:

  • AA – Arts & Administration
  • SW – Science Wing
  • HW – Humanities Wing
  • BV – Bladen Wing
  • ARC – Academic Resource Centre
  • MW – Social Science Buidling
  • SY – Science Research Building
  • SC – Student Centre
  • CC - N’sheemaehn Child Care Centre
  • SRC – Student Residence Centre
  • JF – Joan Foley Hall
  • All Town house Residences

The following buildings will be closed:

  • AA – Arts & Administration
  • BV – Bladen Wing
  • ARC – Academic Resource Centre
  • MW – Social Science Buidling
  • SY – Science Research Building
  • SC – Student Centre

There will be a controlled access point at the main SW entrance on the third level similar to the one in place during the holiday break. The IC and ESCB buildings remain fully operational and campus events in preparation for the upcoming Fall Term will be held there.

Standby power generators will be supporting Emergency/Standby power services and have been tested and stocked with fuel in preparation for the shutdown. 

Weather Alerts and Class Cancellations

In severe weather emergencies, classes may be cancelled by order of the Vice-President & Principal or one of his/her designates. 

Members of U of T Scarborough should listen to the major TV and radio stations and also check the U of T Scarborough website homepage and/or this status page for the latest information on campus operations.

Campus class cancellation information may also be communicated via e-mail, cell phone alerts, posted information, and voice messaging.

Staff should check this section periodically for updates if the university is open for them during inclement weather conditions.

Steam shovel lifting earth tube during ESCB construction.

Construction Updates

Find information and updates regarding on-campus construction, subsequent closures, and resulting traffic accommodations.