What is Ryerson Toastmasters?

The Ryerson Toastmasters is a chapter of Toastmasters International. A worldwide non-profit organization dedicated to providing you with a supportive and positive learning experience in which you are empowered to develop your communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.

Visit the Club!

The only way to know if Toastmasters is for you is to experience it first-hand, so come on out to a meeting! Guests are always welcome to attend and participate in the fun. It’s easier than ever now that we meet online and you can tune in from the comfort of your own home.



Become a Member

Once you’ve decided that Toastmasters is right for you (you’ve made the right choice) it’s just a matter of filling out the new member application and paying your dues to the VP of Membership.

Choose Your Path

The Pathways learning experience is Toastmasters’ education program. There are 11 specialized learning paths to choose from and an opportunity to leverage over 300 unique competencies. Find the path that’s right for you and start building real-world, transferable skills today! We’ve got a video to walk you through each step here.



What Happens At A Meeting?

When do you meet?

We meet every Tuesday from 6:00-7:30pm EST except during exam periods. If you want more details about our next meeting be sure to check out our Eventbrite Page or contact our VP Membership by email abdulsami.ali@ryerson.ca.

How do I join?

We are a Ryerson University club, but are open to anyone who wants to improve their communication and leadership skills!

We recommend anyone considering joining attends a meeting first. The best way to see if Toastmasters is for you is to try it out. If you want to join let us know at the meeting or reach out to our VP Membership by email abdulsami.ali@ryerson.ca

How are you dealing with COVID-19

Our meetings have moved to Zoom and will continue be online until it is safe to return to in-person meetings.

We have put a lot of thought and work into making sure you get the same great Toastmasters experience you’re used to. We’ve made a lot of progress and managed to achieve the Online Education Gold award for our excellent standard of education during the pandemic.

How much does it cost?

The cost for new members depends on when you start:
October | April | $90
November | May | $80
December | June | $70
January | July | $60
February | August | $50
March | September | $40

The membership lasts until either March 31 or September 30, whichever comes first. Then you renew your membership every 6 months for $65.

*Prices shown are in CAD