Helpful information

OCAD University portal

How to set up your voicemail and use your phone 

Graphic standards manual (PDF)

Online training & VPN access

OCAD University IT Services has negotiated licensing for all employees to have unlimited access to, a software tutorial website with high-quality video tutorials on more than 100 software titles.

Microsoft E-learning
Under our licensing agreement with Microsoft, OCAD U employees have access to more than 1,200 courses, including most Microsoft applications, through Microsoft E-learning.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Remote computer access is available to all OCAD U administrative staff and academic administrators through a secure VPN (Virtual Private Network) service.

For information on how to access these services, please contact your HR advisor or the IT Help Desk.

Helpful Contacts

Contact Information

Phone: 416-977-6000 ext. 298

For general Human Resources inquiries, email:

For general HRIS-Payroll inquiries, email:


Monday to Friday
9 a.m. to 5 p.m

Office Location

230 Richmond St. W., Level 7

HR office location map

Mailing Address

OCAD University
Attention: Human Resources
100 McCaul St.
Toronto, ON M5T 1W1