Grad Room

Grad Room

Graduate students! 

Come relax, socialize, and study in Grad Room Lounge or take in a workshop in our newly renovated programming space. Grad Room is a hub for graduate students to get involved in graduate life, build a community of graduate scholars, learn and practice new skills in Graduate Professional Development (GPD).  Drop in and speak with one of our Community Animators.
This is your inclusive graduate student space!  
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Recurring Events at Grad Room

Weekly
Mindfulness Meditation with Liam O'Leary
Mindfulness Meditation with Lauren Brown
Grad Minds Yoga
Graduate Writing Groups

Monthly
Graduate Speaker Series 

Embedded Services at Grad Room

International Transition Advising

International students are also welcome to meet with our International Transition Advisor, Yaseen Ali, yaseen.ali@utoronto.ca, every Wednesday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm to discuss their questions about navigating U of T and transitioning to life in Toronto and Canada.

GPD Coaching

Graduate students are invited to book a coaching session with Liam O'Leary to discuss their goals and chart a path for graduate professional development.

Community Animators

Our team of community animators are graduate students, artists, and alumni who can help you find ways to enrich your personal, professional, and academic journey at the University of Toronto. Drop by for a chat, email, or call us!

Chang Zou, Master of Global Affairs, Alumni 

Hamza Taufique, PhD Candidate, Molecular Genetics

Paula Karger, PhD Candidate, Comparative Literature

Leah Stuart-Sheppard, MA Student, Education

Jess Philodimos, Artist in Residence

Sefanit Habtom, PhD Student OISE, Education

Swapna Mylabathula, MD/PhD Candidate, IMS

Contact Us

Grad Room, University of Toronto
66 Harbord Street (NE corner of Harbord and Spadina)
Toronto, ON M5S 3L1
gradroom@utoronto.ca

Monday to Friday, from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Weekends 9:00 am to 5:00 pm