Victoria University


OEESC 2011 will take place at Victoria University in the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

Victoria University is a vibrant and welcoming community of students, faculty, staff and alumni in the University of Toronto.

Established in 1836 in Cobourg Ontario, Victoria University comprises Victoria College, a non-denominational arts and science college, and Emmanuel College a United Church theological college. Vic’s ivy covered campus is a peaceful and secluded space in the heart of a bustling and culturally rich city.


Limited room blocks will be available at surrounding hotels.

InterContinental Hotel Toronto Yorkville

220 Bloor Street West, Toronto ON M5S 1T8

The room block at the InterContinental Hotel Toronto Yorkville is full. 
The hotel will continue to offer best available rates.

Contact:  Hotel Reservation Office
T. 1-800-267-0010 or 1-416-960-5200

Holiday Inn Toronto Midtown

280 Bloor Street West, Toronto ON M5S 1V8

The room block at the Holiday Inn Toronto Midtown is full.  The hotel will continue to offer best available rates.

Contact: Hotel Reservation Office
T. 1-416-968-0010
F. 1-416-968-7765

Additional Hotels in the Area

The following hotels are also located in close proximity to Victoria University. The conference cannot guarantee rates or availability.
Park Hyatt
Sutton Place Hotel
Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel

Victoria University Residences

Victoria University offers a combination of single and double rooms; these rooms are comfortably equipped as study bedrooms. Each room is provided with fresh linens, towels and soap. Each building is equipped with shared phones and laundry facilities.

Margaret Addison Hall and Burwash Hall Residences provide a dorm-style atmosphere, consisting of shared common rooms, kitchens and bathrooms.

Breakfast in included and served in either the Burwash Dining Hall or Wymilwood Cafe.


Category Regular Student*
Single Room $59.50 per night + 13% HST $49.50 per night + 13% HST
Double Room $80.50 per night + 13% HST $70.50 per night + 13% HST

*Students will be required to present their student card/identification.

Breakfast is included and served in either the Burwash Dining Hall or Wymilwood Cafe.

Terms and Conditions

  • All details must be finalized 10 business days before arrival
  • Full payment must be received 10 business days before arrival
  • Rooms are available on a first come, first served basis until April 5, 2011 or until the block is filled, whichever occurs first.


Parking is available on site at Victoria University. It is based on availability and can only be purchased at check-in.

Parking Rates

8:00 am – 7:00 pm $9.00
4:00 pm – 8:00 am $9.00
Full Day Pass $18.00


Reservations may be made by completing the Victoria University Individual Reservation Form

Quote Group ID:  OEESC Conference 2011

Residence Desk – 24 Hour Reception
T. 1-416-585-4524
F. 1-416-585-4530


Airport – Toronto

Toronto Pearson International Airport

Lester B. Pearson International Airport (LBPIA) is located 27 km (16 miles) northwest of downtown Toronto. There are many ways to travel from Pearson Airport to Downtown Toronto – by car, public transit, inter-city buses or taxis and limousines.

Various options are:

  • Taxi
  • Limo (will accept major credit cards)
  • Rental Car
  • Airport Express (Bus)
    The Airport Express operates between the Airport and Downtown hotels on an almost 24-hour basis, seven days a week, and departs every 30 minutes. Reservations are not required. The travel time from the Airport to downtown is 45 minutes depending on time of day and mode of transportation. Please visit for more information.


Please click here for maps of the Victoria Campus.