Conference Information

UPDATE: Registration for the Conference has reached capacity and is now closed.


The deadline to reserve a seat for the Friday night banquet is May 1, 2015.

The deadline to register is May 5, 2015. Registration is FREE for all presenters and non-presenting attendees.

To register and or confirm your attendance at the Friday night banquet, please contact the Institute. Banquet attendees should inform us of any dietary restrictions in their initial email.

On-site conference check-in will take place in the lobby of Carr Hall.

Banquet Fees

UPDATE: Registration for the Banquet on Friday night has reached capacity. Any who would like to attend may be put on a waiting list in case of cancellations.

Presenters – FREE
Non-presenting attendees – $50.00 (CDN)
Non-presenting students and non-waged – $25.00 (CDN)

Cheques may be mailed to:
Prof. Darren Dias
Faculty of Theology
University of St. Michael’s College
81 St. Mary Street
Toronto ON M5S 1J4 Canada

Fees may also be paid via email money transfer at


1. On-Campus

A block of residence rooms have been reserved on campus at the University of St. Michael’s College. St. Michael’s summer residence opens on May 6. A limited number of rooms are available before May 6 – to book one of these rooms please contact us directly.

Standard Room: $47.50/night
Deluxe Air-Conditioned Room: $59.00/night
Deluxe Room with Ensuite: $74.00/night
*All before tax

To book a room from May 6 onward please contact University Conference Services: or call 416-926-7296.

Please mention ‘Theology Conference’ when booking.

UPDATE: A new block of double-occupancy rooms has become available at Loretto College on campus beginning May 6 (single occupancy is allowed). Every two double-occupancy rooms share a bathroom. The rate is $46.00/night. To book a room please email the Institute directly.

2. Local Hotels

All of these hotels are in walking distance or are a short subway or taxi ride away from the University campus. You may find a better rate by booking through

(a) Comfort Hotel Downtown – 15 Charles St. E. (416-924-1222)

(b) Town Inn Suites – 620 Church St. (416-964-3311)

(c) Courtyard Toronto Downtown – 475 Yonge St. (416-924-0611)

(d) Holiday Inn Toronto Downtown Centre – 30 Carlton St. (416-977-6655)

(e) Eaton Chelsea – 33 Gerrard St. W. (416-595-1975)

(f) Best Western Primrose – 111 Carlton St. (416-977-8000)

Travelling to the University of St. Michael’s College

Public transportation and taxi options are available at Toronto Pearson International Airport and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

The main train station (Union Station) is a short subway or taxi ride from local hotels and the university campus. To book a train ticket visit VIA Rail.

The main bus terminal is a short subway or taxi ride from local hotels and the university campus. To book a bus ticket visit: Greyhound or

Google Map

Shows points of  interest (University, accommodations, transportation)

Other Links of Interest

Toronto Transit Commission

University of St. Michael’s College Map


Beck (416-751-5555)

Co-Op (416-504-2667)

Diamond (416-366-6868)

Tentative Schedule

View the tentative schedule.


Please register for the Promise of Renewal Conference today.