Welcome to Chestnut Residence

Chestnut Residence at the University of Toronto is home to over 1100 students from all U of T faculties and colleges. We offer spacious rooms, high quality meals and a vibrant residence life program.

In the heart of downtown Toronto, Chestnut Residence is a great place to call home!  






Chestnut Residence is a Positive Space 


What’s New?

2016/17 Move-In Guide
The 2016/17 Move-In Guide is now available to all students here.

Chestnut Dining Handbook
Download the Chestnut Dining Handbook here.

Residence Tours
Please note that tours have ended for the summer. The first weekly tour of the academic year will begin on Thursday, September 15th at 1:30pm. Please check in with the front desk at 416-977-0707 for more information.

Planning to arrive early in the Fall? 

Students may apply for early arrival to residence by filling in the following forms and sending them to frontdesk.chestnut@utoronto.ca. Form 1: Credit Card Authorization; and Form 2: Early Arrival Form





Located at University and Dundas in Toronto, we are a 15 minute walk to the St. George Campus. Chestnut Residence is located directly behind City Hall. 



Contact Us

Residence Life Office: 416-585-3160
Front Desk / Summer Accommodations: 416-977-0707
Fax:     416-585-3197
Email:   chestnut.residence@utoronto.ca

Office Hours: (September to June)
Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm *closed for lunch

89 Chestnut St 
Toronto, ON
M5G 1R1