Head Start Program

students sitting and talking at a picnic table The UTM Head Start program is designed to introduce incoming first-year UTM students to university expectations. Free interactive online sessions feature senior student panels and simulated classroom experiences.

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Benefits of Attending

Attending Head Start sessions can help you:

  • make a smooth transition into university
  • become familiar with the differences between high school and university expectations before classes begin
  • learn proactive and strategic approaches to succeeding in your first year at UTM
  • develop the skills you need to enhance your academic performance, and
  • meet first-year instructors, librarians and senior students

Registration & Schedule 

Head Start 2021 sessions will take place during August 23 - September 3, 2021. The full schedule is linked below.

Learn about the sessions we offer! - Head Start 2021 Schedule

Check out our FAQ!

2021 Registration is open!

We look forward to seeing you at Head Start!


Hear From Students About Their Head Start Experience!


Head Start 2021 Student Showcase - Aditya (Youtube)(MyMedia)


Head Start 2021 Student Showcase - Ajen (Youtube)(MyMedia)


Head Start 2021 Student Showcase - Jaskirat (Youtube)(MyMedia)


Head Start 2021 Student Showcase - Linda, Naresh, and Ahmed (Youtube)(MyMedia)