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Give Black employees the freedom to be Black

Check out this article in the Globe and Mail by Dori Tunstall, dean of the Faculty of Design at OCAD University and a Continuing Studies instructor.

Updates: COVID-19

Your safety is the top priority for us at OCAD University. 
Online courses are running as scheduled.
Face-to-face courses are expected to resume in the winter.

The Office of Continuing Studies will be closed until January 1st, 2021.
During this period, staff can be reached by email at
Updates on the University’s ongoing response to COVID-19



ArtworksTO, a program designed to enhance youth access to employment and entrepreneurship in media arts and creative industries, is now inviting media artists (ages 18-29) who identify as Indigenous, Black, People of Colour and/or 2SLGBTQ+ to register for a FREE online portfolio development workshop hosted by OCADU. For more information about the workshop, and to register by September 25, please visit:

Open Call

Isolation and Art Making - Online Exhibition - Submission Deadline: Oct 8
Open to students and instructors from Continuing Studies at OCAD U. The submissions should be photographs or short videos that will be displayed online in a digital exhibition. All mediums are encouraged.

Register for Fall Online Courses

See the list of available courses here.