About the Archives

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The Victoria University Archives is the repository for the acquisition, preservation and use of University records of permanent value. The Archives Program is described in the Victoria University Records and Archives Policy.

What We Have

The Archives holds records of administrative bodies, affiliates, administrative staff and faculty and students/alumni associations dating back to 1836 and up to the present, including:

  • Minutes
  • Reports
  • Correspondence
  • Subject files
  • Contracts and other legal records
  • Constitutions
  • Financial/fund raising records
  • Addresses, essays and articles
  • Teaching and research material
  • Personal papers of administrators, faculty, students & alumni
  • Diaries and Journals
  • Reminiscences
  • Scrapbooks
  • Photographs
  • Ephemera
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Sound and video recordings

Browse/Search descriptions of our holdings

Contact & Hours

Victoria University Archives
Email: archives [at] vicu [dot] utoronto [dot] ca
Telephone: 416-585-4562

Follow us on:
Twitter: @vicuarchives
 Facebook: Victoria University Library and Archives

Records can be consulted, by appointment only, on Mondays to Fridays, 9 am – 4:45 pm, at the Emmanuel College Library. Contact us to arrange an appointment.


Last updated: August 1, 2017

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