Book a Tour

✅ Fall / Winter Campus Only or Campus and Residence Tours = OPEN
✅ January 6 - April 3 (campus only or campus and residence tours)
✅ Monday to Friday and selected Saturdays
✅ September to April - weekdays choose 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.


What to expect

January 6 - April 3

  • 2 hour campus only walking tour or 3 hour campus and residence walking tour
  • Visit two academic faculty buildings, a library, the University Community Centre (UCC), and the Western Student Recreation Centre followed by two residences (Delaware Hall traditional-style & Elgin Hall suite-style)
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled tour
  • No regular tours: Feb 4, Feb 17-21, Apr 6-May 1

Select Fall/Winter Saturdays @ 11:30 a.m.

  • 2.5 hour campus and single residence tour (Ontario Hall hybrid-style)
  • Visit two academic faculty buildings (limited access on weekends), a library, the University Community Centre (UCC), the Western Student Recreation Centre, and Ontario Hall residence
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled tour
  • Must select tour type of Campus Tour to access these special dates in the online self-booking calendar/form
  • Saturday tours fill very quickly, book well in advance - only the scheduled dates with available spaces will appear in the booking calendar
  • Offered Feb 1, 8 & 29, Mar 7, 21 & 28

Where to meet

  • Tours start from the Campus Tour Centre in the University Community Centre (UCC)
  • You can use the Campus Map Tool to see where the University Community Centre is located on campus (use the keyword “UCC”). Here’s how to find the tour room:
    • Enter the University Community Centre (UCC)
    • Find Starbucks
    • Take the stairs near Starbucks down to the basement
    • Turn left and the Campus Tour Centre (Room 53) will be on the left (you can’t miss it, “Campus Tours” is painted on the wall)

Who to contact

Email or call 519-661-2100 (monitored Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET) for any of the following:

  • You need to cancel/reschedule your reservation
  • You require special accommodations or a barrier free (i.e. stroller, walker, wheelchair) access tour
  • You are requesting to book a special/large group tour