OCAD University - Sharp Centre for Design

OCAD University

Location: Toronto Founded: 1876 as the Ontario School of Art

OCAD University is Canada’s university of the imagination, engaged in transformative education, scholarship, research and innovation. OCAD University makes vital contributions to the fields of art, design and media through local and global cultural initiatives while providing expert knowledge and discovery across a wide range of disciplines. We prepare students to become cultural leaders, practitioners, educators, creative thinkers, inventors and innovators who contribute to the cultural, social and economic prosperity of Canada.

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OCAD University

OCAD University 100 McCaul St.
Toronto, ON
M5T 1W1
Our Campus
OCAD University 100 McCaul St.
Toronto, ON
M5T 1W1
The iconic Sharp Centre
Sharp Centre underside of roof

The Sharp Centre for Design anchors our multi-building campus. It’s one of Toronto’s most iconic buildings, known around the world.

Cultural corridor
OCAD - Cultural Corridor

OCAD U is at the heart of Canada’s creative district in downtown Toronto, within steps of the AGO, Queen West, the Fashion District and Chinatown.

Hands-on learning
OCAD students in art studio

We offer hands-on studio, experiential and interdisciplinary learning with small class sizes and personal attention.

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As the world continues to change at a rapid pace, the future remains bright for university graduates, concludes the latest Ontario government ...
Graduate Survey 2015

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