Principals' History

University College was established in 1853 as the founding College of the University of Toronto. Until 1901, Presidents of the University of Toronto were also Presidents of University College.

 

John McCaul (1853 - 1880)

John McCaul

 

 Sir Daniel Wilson (1880 - 1892)

Sir Daniel Wilson

 

 James Loudon (1892 - 1901)

James Loudon

 

Maurice Hutton (1901-1928)

Maurice Hutton

 

Malcolm William Wallace (1928-1944)

 

Sidney Earle Smith (1944 - 1945)

Sidney Earle Smith

 

William Robert Taylor (1945 - 1951)

William Robert Taylor

 

Francois Charles Achille Jeanneret (1951 - 1959)

 

Moffatt St. Andrew Woodside (1959 - 1963)

Moffat St. Andrew Woodside

 

Douglas Valentine LePan (1964 - 1970)

 

Archibald Cameron Hollis Hallett (1970 - 1977)

Archibald Hallet

 

George Peter Richardson (1977 - 1989)

Peter Richardson

 

Lynd Wilks Forguson* (1989 - 1997)

Lynd Wilks Forguson

 

Paul Joseph Perron (1997 - 2005)

 

Sylvia Beth Bashevkin (2005 - 2011)

 

 Donald C. Ainslie (2011 -        )

 

 

*Portrait of Lynd Forguson
Date: 2004
Artist: Richards, Phil
Dimensions: 101.6 x 76.2 cm
Medium: acrylic
Support: canvas over wood hollow core
Credit Line: commission, 2004
Object Number: 381
Collection: University College Collection