Update Regarding COVID-19: Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, your first year as an Arts & Science student may be different than we all anticipated. Although on-campus classes, activities and experiences may be offered through remote instruction for all or part of the Fall 2020 term, there will be many opportunities for you to interact and collaborate with your peers. Information for admitted students can be found on Join U of T. Admission updates can also be found on the Frequently Asked Questions page.
There is so much here for you.
You have completed an important chapter in your life and are about to start another.
Welcome to Arts & Science. The experience here is pretty special. You have access to all the resources of Canada’s number one university, the most diverse and flexible program options available and an incredible network to help you shape your education and your future. All the while, you will be studying on an awesome and inspiring campus, with a world-class city right at your door.
Opportunity has knocked, and you are uniquely positioned for success.
In this guide you will find information about your next steps, as well as candid stories and advice from students who have been in your shoes. There is no single formula for success at university, but finding inspiration and learning from the experience of others is a great place to start.
To begin exploring your next steps, click the images below.
Things to Do
This checklist of key dates and deadlines will help you keep track of your next steps.
Your New Home
Your campus is right at the heart of an amazing place to live and learn.
5 Tips for Planning Your Studies
You will apply to a program at the end of first year, which means this year you can explore a range of interests.
My Academic Adventure
Your education should take you where you want to go.
What My College Means to Me
Your college provides and small and supportive home within U of T.
A Day in My Life
A glimpse into the lives of four Arts & Science students.
You only need a snapshot to see what makes this city one-of-a-kind.
Thrive in First Year and Beyond
University may feel like a big adjustment. Rest assured, a wide range of support is available for you.
Welcome Guide 2020
You can read the whole Faculty of Arts & Science Welcome Guide here, and even download your own copy.