Welcome to Chestnut Residence

Chestnut Residence at the University of Toronto is home to over 1050 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!  

Summer Tours
*Please note that summer tours have ended for 2015.

Move-In Dates:
First Year Students - Sunday September 6th, 2015
Upper Year Students - Monday September 7th, 2015







What’s New?

Move-In Guide
The Move-In Guide for the 2015-2016 school year is now available! Be sure to read the guide for important information on move-in day, tips, and details to make your experience a smooth one. The guide is available here.
Early Arrival for 2015/2016
Move-in day for the upcoming year is Sunday September 6th, 2015. If you plan to arrive early, please apply through the Early Arrival Form, and then submit to the Residence Office. There is a one week minimum charge - no exceptions.
Chestnut Space Renovations
Certain areas of Chestnut are currently undergoing major changes to provide better service to students and spaces. For more information, please click here.


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

Regular Office Hours: (September - June)
Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Summer Office Hours: (July - August) 
Monday - Friday:  9:00am - 4:30pm 

89 Chestnut St
Toronto, ON
M5G 1R1