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 2022 sessions will take place during August 22 - September 2, 2022. Registration will open in June.

The full schedule from Head Start 2021 is linked below.

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

Check out our FAQ!

We look forward to seeing you at Head Start!


Hear From Students About Their Head Start Experience!


Head Start 2022 Student Showcase - Aditya (Youtube)(MyMedia)


Head Start 2022 Student Showcase - Ajen (Youtube)(MyMedia)


Head Start 2022 Student Showcase - Jaskirat (Youtube)(MyMedia)


Head Start 2022 Student Showcase - Linda, Naresh, and Ahmed (Youtube)(MyMedia)