The UTS Foundation was created in May 2006 for the express purpose of managing and ensuring the maximum return of funds that had been stewarded until 2007 by the University of Toronto. The Foundation’s mandate is to develop, maintain and preserve the school’s long-term invested funds.

There are three types of funds that the Foundation stewards:

  1. Building funds intended for capital development;
  2. Scholarship, award and bursary funds; and
  3. Discretionary funds intended for various purposes.


The members of the UTS Foundation Board of Directors are:

Peter Buzzi ’77, President

Karin Bergeron '97

Caroline Cathcart ’87

Vanessa Grant ’80

Tony Lundy '79


The UTS Foundation's Charitable Business Number is 853751964RR0001.

Land Acknowledgement

We acknowledge the land we are situated on is the traditional territory of many nations including the Mississaugas of the Credit, the Anishnabeg, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee and the Wendat peoples and is now home to many diverse First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. We also acknowledge that the land is covered by Treaty 13 with the Mississaugas of the Credit.



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