The directories below provide information and links to the University of Toronto’s extensive network of programs, research and people.

Academic programs and degrees offered across the university with an emphasis on urban education.

Urban-focused research centres, institutes and labs across the university

Faculty and researchers across the university engaged in urban research, teaching and/or engagement.

Please note: This directory was developed based on information included in the Urban Innovation Report, Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation.  Please email to share updated information and details.


Below are links to reports, studies and other documents from across the institution, demonstrating the University of Toronto’s breadth and depth in research and engagement on urban affairs

  • University Student Housing: Addressing the Affordability Challenge

    by: Four Universities (University of Toronto, OCAD University, Ryerson University, York University)

  • Visualizing Ontario’s Municipal Finance Data

    Source: The Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) by: The Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) at the University of Toronto and the Institute without Boundaries (IwB) at George Brown College