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ArtWorksTO: Unique Collaborative Program Recognized With National Award

ArtWorksTO supports young people from historically under-represented groups to kickstart their careers in the media arts industries. And now the program has won the 2022 Canadian Association of University Continuing Education (CAUCE) Program Award.

News Release: Toronto Screen Production Industry

Toronto’s screen production industry sets record with more than $2.5 billion in direct spending in 2021.

Updates: COVID-19

Your safety is the top priority for us at OCAD University. Online and on-site courses are running as scheduled. Our office location is closed until further notice. Staff can be reached by email at

For information on COVID-19 Protocols for On-Site Courses at the School of Continuing Studies, please see our registration policies.

Please note that if you are registered for an on-site course you must have an OCAD U ID card. See our registration policies for how to get an ID card.


Nominate Your Continuing Studies Instructor!

Did you have a great instructor? Please help us recognize them.

Try a Free Drawing Skills or Adobe Photoshop Class!

Want to know what a Continuing Studies online studio or software course is like? Register for a free short demo class to find out. May 11-18, 2022.

TRACES – Now Live!

An online exhibition exploring memory, featuring artwork from students at OCAD U School of Continuing Studies.

by Carlina Chen