For over 30 years, the Academy of Design has developed an industry-wide reputation for preparing students with creative, technical and entrepreneurial skills, and invaluable industry networks. At RCC Institute of Technology and the Toronto Film School, the Academy of Design offers leading degree and diploma programs for successful careers across the design industry.
At RCC Institute of Technology, the Academy of Design delivers an in-class and online Bachelor of Interior Design.
At Toronto Film School, the Academy of Design offers diploma programs for careers in design, fashion, and entertainment:
Fashion Marketing and Merchandising
Graphic Design and Interactive Media
Video Game Design and Development
Video Game Design and Animation
Students at Academy of Design are supported through a number of student services:
Career Services supports graduates in their search for career-related employment. The Centre has developed strong relationships with industry professionals to connect graduates with companies that are hiring.
Graduating students are also given access to valuable print and web resources, labour market information, career event opportunities, job search and recruitment materials.
In addition, Career Services offers:
The Steeles Campus offers students a resource space located beside the cafeteria. Equipped with computers and an overhead projector, the Student Centre allows students to do research, connect with peer tutors and socialize with classmates.
The Steeles Campus has a bookstore where students may purchase required texts and resources for their programs. Students at Davisville and Dundas campuses can contact their Student Services Representative for information about the resources required for each program and where they are available.
Libraries are offered at the Steeles and Davisville campuses. Both locations offer material to sign out, online research databases and computers for school assignments. Current students can access more information on Web Campus.
Students new to Toronto may visit the About Toronto page for helpful advice and links. Need to speak to someone on campus? Students are welcome to visit their Student Services Representative to discuss any questions they have as they move or settle in to the city.
RCC’s Steeles Campus has exceptional lab space and technical facilities, and is located on the northwestern border of Toronto on Steeles Avenue West, where it is accessible by public transit. This campus houses:
Go to the photo gallery page to view the Steeles campus.
Visit the Contact Us page for maps and full contact information (address, phone, fax) for each campus.