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Toronto Metropolitan University welcomes students home during move-in day 2022

Residence move-in day represents exciting return to studies this fall Sunday, August 28, 2022
August 26, 2022

This Sunday, TMU is welcoming students back to a full residence experience for the first time since 2019. Students will have the opportunity to build meaningful friendships and connections. Supporting them through their university experience will be the goal. 

Members of the media are invited to capture move-in footage from 11AM to 1PM.

What: Toronto Metropolitan University residence move-in day

Who: Students and their families
Student Housing representatives upon request 

When: Sunday, Aug. 28, 2022 / Press are invited to capture move-in from 11AM to 1PM

Where:  Pitman Hall, 160 Mutual St., Toronto


Key info:

  • 1,089 students will be living across our three residence buildings this year. We expect to welcome over 1,000 students during our move in day.
    • Pitman Hall (160 Mutual St.) - 539
    • International Living and Learning Centre (240 Jarvis St.) - 230
    • Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Centre (288 Church St.) - 320
  • Our residence population this year includes 316 international students arriving from 51 countries, and 773 domestic students, 78% of whom are from Ontario. Vancouver is our top home city for incoming residents with 32 students. Dubai is our top international city with 51 students. 
  • TMU’s Orientation Week takes place the week before classes begin and gives incoming students the chance to connect with others, familiarize themselves with their program, and get to know their way around campus. Designed to meet the needs of all new students, Orientation takes place Sunday August 28th to Monday September 5th 2022.

If you are interested in arranging an interview with students or TMU spokespeople on site, please email Tania Ulrich at tulrich@ryerson.ca or call +1-647-785-0984 in advance. Visit our website for more information on move-in day.  

Media Officers: Tania Ulrich (647-785-0984), Jessica Leach (416-704-2166 )