About Education Commons

Community Partner. Enabler. Digital Leader.

More than just an IT Department, Education Commons is a community partner & digital leader, enabling the OISE community with IT services and solutions in the pursuit of Discovery. 

Our Mission

To inspire the pursuit of discovery at OISE and beyond through technology and innovation.

Our Values

Our promise to the OISE community is to make a difference and create lasting value by applying our core values to everything we do:
Inspire, Transform, Collaborate, Learn, Sustain.

Our Passion

Our passion and dedication for the OISE community, fused by a shared and genuine commitment to excellence are the cornerstones of our everyday success.

Supporting OISE

The Education Commons team provides support remotely and in person to the OISE community. Over the past few years we’ve proven that excellent IT support and solution development can be done from anywhere, to anywhere!

To contact a service delivery specialist for immediate support, use our Virtual Service drop-in, or visit us at OISE, using the touch screen near the third-floor elevators or in Lab 7, room 3-324.

You can also make an appointment to speak to an expert on a variety of topics, use our Online Service Hub to submit a ticket, or email us at oise.help@utoronto.ca

Service Metrics 2023

  • 4500+ Tickets Resolved
  • 625+ Virtual Service Drop-ins
  • 530+ Expert Consultations

In 2021 Education Commons held it's first virtual open house to show the OISE community what our team is working on and what we can do to support you. Re-watch the video.

Need Support?

Visit our online service hub to submit a ticket, or make a service request.