60 St George St., Suite 331
Phone: 416 978 1457
Fax: 416 978 3936
IOS is located on the University of Toronto’s St. George Campus in downtown Toronto. There are many ways to reach us. You can access it by public transit, car, bicycle or on foot . Also check out our information for students arriving from out of town , by air, bus or train.
There are three subway stations near the IOS:
There are two streetcar routes that pass by campus:
There is one bus that runs through campus:
IOS is located in downtown Toronto. Be aware that traffic in downtown Toronto can be quite congested, particularly during “rush hours” – about 8 am – 9am and 4 pm – 6 pm weekdays.
The U of T campus is accessible via the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway, which connect Toronto with Ontario’s 400-series highways.
Guests at IOS may ask for temporary parking permit, when applicable. For more information about schedules, parking locations and prices, email jhon at optics.utoronto.ca.
Guests at IOS can also pay to park daily at a price of $3.00/30 minutes to a maximum of $10.00 or $15.00/day. A flat rate of $6.00 to $8.00 is available on weekday evenings after 5:00 p.m. and all day on weekends and holidays. Daily passes can be bought from ticket dispensers on campus.