Human Rights Services

As a division of the Office of the Vice President, Equity and Community Inclusion, Human Rights Services works with member of the Ryerson Community to promote a study, work, and living environment free of discrimination and harassment regardless of one’s race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status, and/or disability.

Our Discrimination and Harassment Policy is aligned with the Ontario Human Rights Code and extends to all member of the Ryerson community including students, staff, faculty, and visitors. We also manage the Sexual Violence policy and deal with reporting all incidents of sexual harassment and sexual violence.

Events and Workshops

We provide a variety of innovative, educational opportunities for the Ryerson community on issues related to Human Rights, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility ranging from our general workshop offerings for students, staff, and faculty to sessions tailored to specific needs and topics.


To request confidential advice and information, contact us.

In person: Podium, 2nd floor, room POD254, 350 Victoria Street
By phone: 416.979.5349
By fax: 416.979.5173
By email: humanrights@ryerson.ca
Website: www.ryerson.ca/humanrights