Center for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies

Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto

The Centre for Criminology & Sociolegal Studies is a research and teaching unit at the University of Toronto. Founded in 1963 by Prof. John Edwards, the Centre’s faculty and students study crime, order and security from a variety of disciplinary perspectives and theoretical approaches.With backgrounds in sociology, history, law, psychology, philosophy and political science, the faculty are actively engaged in Canadian and international criminological research.


Criminology Students' Association

Arts and Science Students' Union, University of Toronto
The Criminology Students’ Association (CRIMSA) is an organization of undergraduate Criminology students at the University of Toronto. It is an official member of the Arts and Science Students’ Union (ASSU). Its purpose is to extend the learning experience for Criminology students beyond the classroom by broadening the students’ participation in the life of the Criminology program and at the University of Toronto. CRIMSA organizes career seminars, special lectures, interesting excursions and tours, as well as exciting social events that are designed to help foster new friendships among fellow Criminology students.