Aura at College Park

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Height: Occupied
241.5 m / 792 ft
Height: To Tip
275.2 m / 903 ft
Height: Architectural
271.9 m / 892 ft
Aura at College Park Outline
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Top Elevator Speed
5.08 m/s
Tower GFA
123,732 m² / 1,331,840 ft²
Development GFA
123,732 m² / 1,331,840 ft²
# of Apartments
# of Parking Spaces


Official Name Aura at College Park
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Toronto
Street Address & Map 388 Yonge Street
Postal Code M5B 2H4
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2006
Construction Start 2010
Completion 2014
Official Website Aura at College Park
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #288 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #46 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #4 Tallest in Canada
City Ranking #4 Tallest in Toronto

Companies Involved

Owner The Residences of College Park Tower III Inc.; The Residences of College Park Tower IV Inc.
Developer Canderel
Design Graziani + Corazza Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Halcrow Yolles
MEP Engineer
Design Smith + Andersen
Main Contractor Reliance Construction Limited
Other Consultant
• Acoustics HGC Engineers; Valcoustics Canada Ltd.
• Civil Al Underhill & Associates Limited
• Code Randal Brown & Associates Engineering Ltd.
• Foundation Isherwood Associates
• Geotechnical Terraprobe Inc.
• Interiors Graziani + Corazza + Biase Interior Architecture Inc.
• Landscape Cosburn Nauboris Ltd.
• Lighting Consullux Lighting Consultants
• Planning Hunter & Associates
• Quantity Surveyor R. Avis Surveying Inc.; Altus Group
• Vertical Transportation KJA Consultants Inc.
• Way Finding Entro Communications Inc.
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Cladding Oldcastle Building Envelope; Toro Aluminum
• Concrete Innocon Inc.
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company
• Formwork Verdi Inc.
• Rebar Harris Rebar

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Study Examines Tallest Buildings with Dampers
22 Aug 2018 – CTBUH Research

Inside Look at Aura Tower
29 Oct 2013 – Tour Report

CTBUH Canada Inaugural Meeting
2 May 2013 – Event Report

More Initiatives

CTBUH Initiatives Related to Aura at College Park

CTBUH Study Examines Tallest Buildings with Dampers
22 Aug 2018, Chicago – CTBUH Research
CTBUH has released a Tall Buildings in Numbers (TBIN) interactive data study on the world's tallest buildings with dampers.
Inside Look at Aura Tower
29 Oct 2013, Toronto – Tour Report
The Canada chapter hosted a tour of Canada’s future tallest residential building, Aura. When completed, the building will be 272 meters tall.
CTBUH Canada Inaugural Meeting
2 May 2013, Toronto – Event Report
The first event organized by the newly formed CTBUH Canada Chapter was held at the University of Toronto on May 2, to a highly enthusiastic reception.
CTBUH Research: Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Research
Twenty-six buildings taller than 150 meters have been built in Canada since 2005 and it added four buildings taller than 200 meters in 2012, the most ever in a single year.
CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal Paper
An All-Time Record 97 Buildings of 200 Meters or Higher Completed in 2014 and 2014 showed further shifts towards Asia, and also surprising developments in building functions and structural materials.

Research Papers

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue I

Canada Grows Taller
1 Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV

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