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Scarborough Campus Residence Council (SCRC) 2021-2022 

Executive member search for the 2021-22 academic year is now closed. Thank you!

Each year, the Scarborough Campus Residence Council (SCRC) hosts elections in March/April to determine the incoming council for the following academic year. Check back here in March/April for an update on this exciting opportunity! 

Residence Life Team (RLT) Hiring Now CLOSED

Applications for the Summer 2021 and Fall-Winter 2021-2022 Residence Life Team are now closed. Thank you for all those who applied! 

Student Housing Advisory Committee (SHAC)

The Student Housing Advisory Committee (SHAC) provides residence students with the opportunity to share their opinions and ideas with Student Housing & Residence Life at UTSC. This committee is critical in providing feedback on matters that include services, resources, programming, policies, budget, and departmental priorities.


The committee is composed of the following people:

  • Two UTSC Residence Council representatives
  • Two first year residence student representatives
  • One upper year residence student representative
  • One Residence Life Team representative (e.g., Resident Advisor, Resident Engagement Facilitator)

Student Housing & Residence Life will endeavor to fill every representative on the committee, however vacancies may exist due to lack of interest.


Elections for the 2021-2022 acadeimic year will open in September. Please check back here for information on nominations, election process, and more soon!


The committee begins in September and ends in March. Meetings will typically be held once a month. The exception is October and November when more frequent meetings are scheduled to support the budget consultation process and are outlined below. Note: All meetings will be conducted virtually.

  1. Meeting #1 – Wednesday, September 29, 2021 @ 8am (via Zoom)
  2. Meeting #2 – Wednesday, October 13, 2021 @ 8am (via Zoom)
  3. Meeting #3 – Wednesday, October 27, 2021 @ 8am (via Zoom)
  4. Meeting #4 – Wednesday, November 10, 2021 @ 8am (via Zoom)


Provide feedback on the Residence Life Experience Survey

This annual survey provides residents with an opportunity to provide feedback regarding satisfaction with various aspects of the residence experience. The feedback is incorporated into the goals and actions of Student Housing & Residence Life.

Sharing concerns

All residents are encouraged to raise any concerns they have about their residence experience. Residents can write an email or request an appointment to meet a staff member in person. Emails and appointment requests will be directed to the appropriate staff person.