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!  

Tours have begun and are available Monday to Friday from 11am to 12pm and 3pm to 4pm.
Saturdays from 1pm to 4pm (last tour departs at 3:30pm). There is no registration required.






What’s New?

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
In the coming weeks, certain areas of Chestnut will be undergoing major changes to provide better service to students and spaces. For more information, please click here.

Chestnut Tree Dining Hall Policy
Beginning today, Thursday December 4, 2014, we will be piloting a new initiative in the Chestnut Tree Dining Hall, where students will be allowed to take in their bags and coats.  

Please see the following link for the updated policy: Chestnut Tree Bags & Coats Policy



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