September 2016

Upcoming Events


On the road again for fall branch events

If you dont live in the branch cities listed below but are there on business or pleasure, please feel free to attend. Please click here to register. If you have any questions, please email Maria Karakoulas at  

Thursday, Sept. 29
Kingston branch reception 
6:30 p.m., The University Club

Thursday, Oct. 13                       
Boston branch reception
6 p.m., Harvard Club of Boston

Thursday, Oct. 13
Ottawa branch reception
5:30 to 7:30 p.m., MUST Kitchen & Wine Bar 

Thursday, Oct. 20      
London, Ont. branch reception                                        
6 to 8 p.m., The Wave Bar & Restaurant

Friday, Nov. 4              
London, England branch reception
7 p.m., The Churchill War Rooms

Friday, Nov. 18   
Montreal branch reception
6 p.m., The University Club

"Battle of the Blues" on Oct. 14

The "Battle of the Blues" is back.

After a successful performance at last year’s inaugural match, UCC’s Varsity Blues will once again take on rivals from St. Michael’s College School in a fierce but friendly football event.  

Event Details:

Friday, Oct. 14 at 5 p.m.
University of Toronto Varsity Centre
Junior varsity game at 5 p.m.
Senior varsity game at 7 p.m.


Fall Norval open house

Please join us for our annual Fall Family Open House at the Norval Outdoor School, Sunday, Oct. 16 from 1 to 3 p.m. Stephen House will be open, with food and refreshments available.  Group of people in the Fall season

Fall at Norval is a time of beautiful colours. There will be lots of evidence of wildlife as most animals are preparing for winter. Come join us for an outdoor getaway with friends and family. Dogs on a leash are welcome too!  We'll be offering a wide variety of activities including: Plant a Tree at Norval, Pumpkin Carving, Fall Colours Hike and Mountain Biking (weather permitting).

Please click here to register. Click here to download directions to Norval.

Lest we forget

Each year we invite Old Boys who've served or are currently serving in the military to continue an important UCC tradition and attend special Remembrance Day services. 

Photo taken by UCC parent Raj Ahluwalia

Each year, our students and staff celebrate the Old Boys who served in the military, particularly those who made the supreme sacrifice. The services offer solemn but imaginative programs that include music, readings and a performance. 

Please join us on Thursday, November 10. The Prep service takes place at 9:15 a.m., followed by the Upper School service at 10:30 a.m.   

Click here to register. Should you have any questions or require additional information, please contract events manager Maria Karakoulas at 416-488-1125, ext. 2231 or

The photo at right was taken by UCC parent Raj Ahluwalia. 

Another successful Joe Cressy Memorial Golf Tournament is in the books

Ninety Old Boys, parents, past parents and friends of the College joined co-chairs Matt Irwin ’00 and Brett Twaits ’00 at the 82nd Joe Cressy Memorial Golf Tournament on June 1. 

It was an amazing day of golf and fun. The weather cooperated, the course was challenging and, best of all, everyone had a great time.We would like to sincerely thank our sponsors.

Without their generosity, the tournament couldn't take place each year.Next year’s tournament will be on May 31 at Copper Creek Golf Club and co-chaired by Matt Flynn ’96 and Brian Bastable ’96. There will be more details as the date draws near.

Please contact Maria Karakoulas at regarding sponsorship opportunities.

Click here to view a gallery of images from this year's tournament.

Historic cricket match on May 26

Join us for the 150th anniversary of the historic cricket match between UCC and Trinity College School on Saturday, May 26, 2017.

The match will be followed by a commemorative banquet at the Toronto Cricket, Skating and Curling Club. More details will be announced as the date draws near.

If you're interested in playing,  please contact UCC Old Boy Ed Bracht '55 at

Click here to read an inspiring story why one Old Boy gives back