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Programming & Events

Once you've settled into your residence room and bid farewell to your parents and family, join us our Residence & Campus events. We are excited to be able to connect with you virtually and in-person, and we have some amazing programming planned. Check with your community Residence Advisor for upcoming community events!

During residence and campus events, you will get an opportunity to:

  • Engage in social activities online and develop your identity as a UTSC resident
  • Meet your residence assistant and floor mates and begin to form lasting friendships 

Upcoming Events



Description/Event Information



Mental Health Awareness Month



Throughout October

October is Mental Wellness Month
The Office of Student Experience & Wellbeing, the Mental Health Network and campus partners are hosting a range of programs, events and initiatives this month to continue the conversation about mental health, decrease stigma related to mental illness and promote self-care as a supportive community.

Learn more at

Improv for Wellness

Wednesday October 6th @5PM OR 6PM

Improv for Wellness
October is Mental Wellness Month and we're celebrating with Improv Comedy! This workshop offers an opportunity to connect, laugh, step out of your comfort zone, or just navigate being human with a little more acceptance!

Participants will be guided through group games & creative exercises in a super supportive space, to explore how an honest connection to ourselves, each other, the present moment, and a little sense of humour can sometimes be all we need.

Save your spot and sign up on StarRez tomorrowWednesday, October 6th, 5-6pm OR 6-7pm!

Bike Ride with Athletics

October 13th @11AM

October 15th @11AM

Bike Ride With Athletics
Join your Residence Engagement Facilitator, Amanda, and staff from Athletics and Recreation on a bike ride from campus down to Lake Ontario and back.
Once at the lake, you’ll have an opportunity to sit and have lunch (which will be provided) at a park and look around a little bit.

Bicycles and helmets will be provided for everyone who signs up. Save your spot and sign up on StarRez tomorrow!

Residence Gym Nights!

October 8th

October 15th

October 22th

October 29th


Want to try out a new sport, or meet other residents who like the same sports you do?

Sign up for one (or more!) of our weekly gym nights at TPASC. There will be 6 different sports offered over the next 8 weeks. Join us every Friday until November 19th from 8-9pm. Meet in front of the Student Centre at 7:30pm (by the Student Centre sign). All equipment will be provided! 

View the schedule when you sign up on StarRez.

Upcoming Gym Nights:

October 8th: Volleyball
October 15th: Basketball
October 22th: Soccer
October 29th: Table Tennis

UTSC Farmer's Market Every Wednesday until October 13th @2PM - 6PM

U of T Scarborough Farmers' Market
Every Wednesday until October 13th from 2-6pm! Located at the corner of Ellesmere & Military Trail. Order online for delivery and curbside pickup. For inquiries, please email


Beginning September 13, in order to attend University premises for any reason you must:

  1. Provide proof of vaccination.
  2. Complete daily health screenings via UCheck.

Starting September 6, you will be able to upload proof of vaccination in UCheck. Only the vaccine receipt(s) that provide(s) proof that you are fully vaccinated is/are required to be uploaded. Instructions on how to upload documents are available on the UCheck website. The provincial government will be launching a vaccine passport program effective September 22 that will provide a way to verify vaccination status for those without UCheck access. We will provide additional details as they become available.