This working group will consider the role of the colleges in supporting students pursuing U of T degrees:

  • In their own residences
  • In other residences where members of their College reside
  • In other residences owned by U of T
  • In privately owned residences

The group will also review processes for selecting/assigning residence spaces in alignment with institutional priorities; ensuring equitable and inclusive supports for U of T students in residences; and processes of planning for new residences in alignment with institutional priorities.


The Residences Working Group will include the following members:

  • Sandy Welsh, Vice-Provost, Students (Co-Chair) (On leave October 1, 2020 – March 1, 2021)
  • Micah Stickel, Acting Vice-Provost, Students (Acting Co-Chair while Professor Welsh is on leave)
  • Sally Garner, Senior Strategist, Operational Initiatives (Co-Chair)
  • Carol Chin, Principal, Woodsworth College 
  • Randy Boyagoda, Vice-Dean, Undergraduate, Faculty of Arts & Science 
  • Heather Kelly, Executive Director, Student Life Programs & Services 
  • Andrea McGee, Registrar & Assistant Dean, Students, John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design 
  • Anne Macdonald, Assistant Vice President, Ancillary Services 
  • Kristen Moore, Dean of Students, Trinity College 
  • Steve Masse, Dean of Students, Innis College 
  • Chirag Variawa, Director, First Year Curriculum, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering
  • Support: Jessie Metcalfe, Assistant Director, Office of the Vice-Provost, Students​

Related Documents & Resources

Materials related to the Working Group will be posted here as they become available.