Who we are

Toronto Undergraduate Jazz Festival Inc. is an independent, non-profit legal entity specializing in innovative live event production and management.

Our Mission

  • To create developmental opportunities for undergraduates in Ontario.

  • To educate the public in the cultural significance of jazz and the diversity of the genre.

  • To help recognize and promote individual and collective works of undergraduate students in the Toronto Jazz community.

OUR vision

  • To be a bridge, connecting the evolving youth jazz culture with its mentors and the community.

core values

  • Education

  • Communication

  • Community


The mission is to create development opportunities for undergraduates in Ontario; to educate the public in the cultural significance of jazz and the diversity of the genre; and to help recognize and promote individual and collective works of undergraduate students in the Toronto Jazz community.
— Yvan Baker, former MPP, Toronto, Ontario