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!  






What’s New?

Summer Residence Applications
Applications for Summer Residence are available here!

Residence Tours
Tours of the residence during the summer will take place between May 3rd, 2016 and August 20th, 2016 Monday to Friday at 11:00AM and 3:00PM and Saturdays at 1:00PM. Please check-in with the front desk or call 416-977-0707 for more information. Please arrive on time and allocate approx. 30 minutes for the tour. 

PLEASE NOTE: There will be no tours Friday July 1st as the Residence Life Office is closed for Canada Day. Tours will resume Saturday July 2nd at 1pm. 

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 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

89 Chestnut St 

Toronto, ON
M5G 1R1