Hours & location

Last update: September 28, 2022 

Building hours and access

Hours are subject to change. Please check this page before coming to campus.

Fall hours: September 6 - December 20, 2022

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Physical and remote services at Gerstein will be closed October 10 (Thanksgiving Monday), and December 21, 2022 through January 1, 2023 inclusive (Holiday Break). U of T holiday calendar

Vehicle access

Thank you for your patience as the U of T Landmark Project construction continues. Please see the map below for road access details.

Road closure: Access to King's College Circle from Wellesley is closed at Hart House Circle and at Anatomy Lane. Traffic is one way counter-clockwise.

Pedestrian access

Pedestrian access to Gerstein from the Medical Sciences Building is blocked due to construction of new steps at MSB. A new sidewalk along the south side of Gerstein provides access from Queen's Park Circle. Please note this sidewalk is not wheelchair accessible (see South Map below).

Ongoing construction has closed the south side of Hart House Circle between Queens Park Crescent West and King's College Circle. Pedestrians coming from Wellesley can take Hart House Circle and Tower Road to access Gerstein. Please see North Map below.

Accessible drop-off spot

WheelTrans and vehicles with accessible permits may stop in front of Gerstein in the designated area. Note that traffic is one way around King's College Circle. Please see the map below for details.

From September 29 to December 2 inclusive, accessible pedestrian access to Gerstein is from the north via Hoskins Ave to Tower Road to King's College Circle (see North Map below) and from the south via King's College Road and temporary pedestrian walkways on the road on King's College Circle (see South Map below). The sidewalk leading from Queen's Park Circle around the south side of Gerstein includes a long flight of stairs.

Please check back regularly for updates.

North Map: Hart House Circle to Wellesley construction (September - December 2022)

"Map of King's College Circle showing new construction area at Hart House Circle"

South Map: Anatomy Lane and MSB construction (September - December 2022)

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9 King's College Circle
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A5

Phone: 416-978-2280

Email: ask.gerstein@utoronto.ca