William Robins, President of Victoria University, announced that Mark G. Toulouse will retire from his position as Principal of Emmanuel College, June 30, 2017. Emmanuel College is one of the Toronto School of Theology's seven member colleges and is a college of Victoria University in the University of Toronto. Emmanuel is the largest theological school associated with the United Church of Canada.

Please be aware that the email address for the DMin Program and the Centre for the Study of Ministry ( is currently experiencing technical difficulties. Emails can be sent, but they cannot be accessed on the DMin office receiving end. We are currently working to resolve this issue, but if you have recently submitted an inquiry, or have submitted a DMin program application through the TST website or a fillable DMin .pdf form to the DMin office, there will be a delay in receiving a response.

Applications for the Doctor of Ministry Program (DMin) at the Toronto School of Theology are now being accepted. The Doctor of Ministry is a professional doctoral degree designed for those currently engaged in the practice of ministry in its varied forms. The program welcomes qualified applicants, lay and ordained, from the ministries of parish and congregational leadership, religious education, preaching, worship, pastoral care, hospital chaplaincy, and other forms of Christian ministry.

The Toronto School of Theology's Director, Dr. Alan L. Hayes, will be honoured with a collection of essays in celebration of his scholarship, teaching and administrative achievements, Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 3:15 pm. The celebration will be held in Leonard Hall at Wycliffe College, 5 Hoskin Avenue, Toronto.

Due to the replacement of the slate roof on the Toronto School of Theology building requiring scaffolding around the building, there may be times when the accessible entrance (ramp) at the back of the building from the parking lot is not available. Please call the TST reception desk at 416-978-4039 prior to your arrival to ensure access to the building.