UTM’s Deerfield Hall officially opens

September 17, 2014

The University of Toronto Mississauga is celebrating the official opening of Deerfield Hall, the first phase of the redevelopment of the campus’ North Building. The 4-storey building features improved theatre rehearsal space, computer labs, classrooms, formal and informal study space, and an expanded food services area. The building will also house offices and research facilities for the Departments of Mathematical and Computational Sciences, Psychology, and English and Drama. The $75 M project was funded by the Ontario government and UTM. uToronto President Meric Gertler said that Deerfield Hall’s opening “will help accommodate UTM’s development as a major comprehensive campus, and to support its role as a key engine of innovation and prosperity in Mississauga and well beyond.” UTM’s enrolment has more than doubled in the last 10 years to 14,000 students, increasing the demand for space and resources. UTM News