Benefits for Community-Based Faculty

A variety of services and resources are available to part-time or community based faculty at the University of Toronto. These include:

Email addresses

All faculty members may setup a University of Toronto email access. For your individual access information and login codes, please contact your academic department’s Business Manager.


A UTORID is an assigned username and password that faculty, staff and learners at the University of Toronto use to access or setup various portals. The UTORID is also necessary to obtain a library card. Your UTORID can be attained from your academic department’s Business Manager. benefit

Reduced Prices on Software and Computing Equipment  

The University of Toronto’s Bookstore offers reduced prices on software and software licenses for University of Toronto faculty members. A large range of products are available from Adobe, Microsoft, Endnote and Reference Manager. You may be asked to provide your UT personnel ID number to access the price reduction; this number can be obtained from your clinical department’s  Business Manager. Click here for a link to the Bookstore’s Computer Shop.

Continuing Education (CE) and Faculty Development (FD)

A large range of resources are available to faculty members via the Centre for Continuing Education and Professional Development or the Centre for Faculty Development at the University of Toronto. Visit their websites for further information on programs, activities and opportunities that are available.

In addition, many of the clinical academic departments host their own CE or FD programs, including conferences, orientation programs for new faculty, assistance with grants for research in education, and mentorship programs.