MVS Studio or Curatorial

Updates and Notifications:

  • Portfolios may be hand-delivered to the Daniels front desk during regular business hours.
  • The Graduate Admissions Office has moved! All mail is to be sent to 1 Spadina Crescent, Room 100.

Graduate applicants to the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design (Daniels) apply through the School of Graduate Studies Online Admissions Application.

Minimum Admission Requirements

As a graduate unit administered by the School of Graduate Studies, Daniels adheres to minimum admissions requirements that all applicants must meet in addition to the specific requirements outlined below. Applicants must complete an appropriate bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, with a final year average of at least B+ from a recognized university prior to the start of the academic term to which they applied. Please click the categories below to expand for more information.

Application Requirements

Note: All documents being sent or handed in to the Daniels Faculty should arrive in a sealed envelope with the applicant number and full legal name of applicant on packaging unless being sent directly from an institution.

Deadline to Apply

The deadline to apply for the 2017-18 admission cycle is January 6, 2017. Application/Portfolio Review Fee payments are due by 11:59pm (EST; Eastern Standard Time). Hard copy and electronic supporting document submissions must be received by January 11, 2017.

Electronic submissions are due by 11:59pm (EST; Eastern Standard Time) on the document deadline date. Hard copy submissions must be received during regular office hours on January 11, 2017 at the latest.

Please send/hand in hard copies and official documents to:

UPDATED: April 13, 2017

c/o Graduate Admissions

John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design

University of Toronto

1 Spadina Crescent

Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2J5


Note: The University of Toronto will be closed from December 21, 2016 to January 1, 2017 inclusive. We recommend sending materials prior to our closure or postponing the use of courier services for any application materials with an expected delivery date during this time. If the item cannot be delivered by December 19, 2016, please wait to send when the university re-opens on January 2, 2017 to avoid items being returned to sender.