Registration for the 5th Annual Massey Gown Run now open!

Registration for the 5th Annual Massey Gown Run now open!

Please join us on Saturday, October 22 for the 5th Annual Massey Gown Run, to support the Scholars at Risk program. All members and friends of the Massey community are welcome to participate in this 5 km run/walk/stroll around UofT and neighbouring area. Participants will be provided with an academic gown to wear during the event, signalling our support for scholars around the globe whose academic careers have been jeopardized by the perils of war, sectarian violence, poverty, and ethnic conflict.



9:30-10:15am in the Massey College Quad (weather permitting) or Main Foyer

Opening Remarks  

10:15-10:30am in the Junior Common Room


10:30am @ the Massey Gate

Registration fee: $20 (to be paid in cash at sign-in)

*We also encourage you to raise funds above and beyond your registration fee, as all funds go directly to the Scholars and Risk program. If your donor would like a tax receipt, please complete the 2016 Massey Gown Run Pledge Form and submit, along with donations, during sign-in.

PLEASE REGISTER BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15th, 2016 via the Registration Form (click here)

All participants registered on, or before, October 15th will receive a gown.

If you cannot attend but would still like to make a donation, please email the Massey College Community Service Committee. All inquiries can be directed to

We are also looking for VOLUNTEERS! If you’re available to volunteer on the day of the event (registration table, first aid, providing refreshments to participants, directing along the run route), please complete the registration form and select the ‘volunteer’ field.

A special thank-you to Gaspard, for their generous gown donation.Gaspard logo