On April 19, the Honourable Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development, along with Harinder Malhi, MPP Brampton-Springdale and Minister of the Status of Women, announced the establishment of a new Ryerson University campus, with Sheridan College as an academic partner, in downtown Brampton.
This is exciting news in the development of a once-in-a-generation opportunity to transform Brampton.
Slated to open for classes in the Fall of 2022, the new campus will focus on providing students data-driven science and business programming paired with experiential learning. Plans include the new campus, a partnership for a National Centre for Cybersecurity, and a centre for innovation – a joint-use facility which will include public and academic libraries and an innovation zone.
The new Ryerson University campus will be built adjacent to the downtown GO Station.
The centre of innovation will be located on the land surrounding the existing Nelson Square parking garage.