Corporate partnerships

OCAD University offers a unique opportunity for corporations to tap into some of the most creative minds in Canada and the next generation of thought leaders.

Our students, faculty and graduates bring fresh ideas to the corporate world – providing leading-edge design and solving business challenges. From health care to banking, OCAD U’s corporate partners understand that art and design lie at the heart of creativity and innovation for all industries. They recognize that partnerships with OCAD U can fuel their research and development, and provide opportunities for philanthropic initiatives that align with their corporate brands.

OCAD U’s Corporate Partnerships program is completely customizable. We will work with you to create the right program to achieve your goals. Read some of our recent case studies for inspiration!

Select corporate partners

Autodesk Canada, Blackberry, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Delaney Capital Management, Cenovus Energy, Corus Entertainment, First Capital Realty, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, IBM Canada, Kobo, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Scotiabank, smart Canada, TD, TVO, Xerox Research Centre of Canada.

Create your corporate partnership program

For more information about OCAD U’s Corporate Partnerships program or to set up a consultation to build your customized program, please contact:   

Gillian Flanagan
Senior Development Officer, Strategic Partnerships
OCAD University
416-977-6000, Ext. 483