The University of Toronto is closed for the holidays and will reopen on Monday January 4.  To make a tax year-end gift please visit our secure website at or call our Donations Management Office at 416‑978‑0811. Their hours of operation and other important details regarding tax year-end giving can be found below.  Thank you.

Important Tax Year-End Procedures

By Mail: Gifts must be postmarked no later than December 31, 2020.

Online: Gifts must be received no later than December 31, 2020 Eastern Standard Time. You can make your gift online up until midnight on December 31.

Gifts of Securities: Gifts must be received in our account no later than December 31, 2020. For information on making gifts of securities, please send an email to or you can call 416‑978‑2214.

For gifts made in person/by courier: This year The University of Toronto will not be able to accept gifts made by courier. Contacless drop offs including couriers not requiring signature can be made in person at the mail slot by the rear entrance to 21 King’s College Circle.

Inquires by phone or email: Donations Management staff can be contacted at Our Donations Management phone line 416-978-0811 is operational and accepting messages.

During the closure, The Division of University Advancement hours of operations are as follows:

  • Wednesday, December 23 9:00am ‐ 4:00pm
  • Thursday, December 24 9:00am ‐ 12:00pm
  • Monday, December 28 9:00am ‐ 4:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 29 9:00am ‐ 4:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 30 9:00am ‐ 4:00pm
  • Thursday, December 31 9:00am ‐ 12:00pm

During the holiday closing period, for non-donation enquiries, please call (416) 978‑1221 or 1‑800‑463‑6048Thank you again for your support of the University of Toronto!