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Get Involved

Photo of residence students attending Residence Orientation Welcome in August 2019.

There are ample opportunities to be a leader in residence. Students can lead the community while developing leadership skills through experience and training opportunities.

Residence Life Team (RLT) Hiring - 2022-2023

Interested in joining the Summer 2022 or Fall/Winter 2022-2023 Residence Life Team? Check this link for more information on our hiring timeline:

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Student Housing Advisory Committee (SHAC)

The Student Housing Advisory Committee (SHAC) provides residence students with the opportunity to share their opinions and ideas with Student Housing & Residence Life at UTSC. This committee is critical in providing feedback on matters that include services, resources, programming, policies, budget, and departmental priorities.


The committee is composed of the following people:

  • Two UTSC Residence Council representatives
  • Two first year residence student representatives
  • One upper year residence student representative
  • One Residence Life Team representative (e.g., Resident Advisor, Resident Engagement Facilitator)


Elections for the 2021-2022 acadeimic year will open in September. Please check back here for information on nominations, election process, and more soon!


The committee begins in September and ends in March. Meetings will typically be held once a month. The exception is October and November when more frequent meetings are scheduled to support the budget consultation process and are outlined below. Note: All meetings will be conducted virtually.

Scarborough Campus Residence Council (SCRC)

The Scarborough Campus Residence Council is the representative body of all students in residence and provides opportunities for residents to get connected with their community. Follow them on Instagram to see what they have planned for the year.