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.

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 2020 sessions will take place each day from Monday, Aug. 24 through to Friday, Sept. 4, 2020.

Please note: Head Start 2020 will be online, and will feature both asynchronous and synchronous sessions.

Check out what we are offering this year - Head Start 2020 schedule!

Click here for Head Start 2020 Registration!

We look forward to seeing you at Head Start!


Hear From Students About Their Head Start Experience!


Head Start 2020 Student Showcase - Aditya


Head Start 2020 Student Showcase - Ajen


Head Start 2020 Student Showcase - Jaskirat


Head Start 2020 Student Showcase - Linda, Naresh, and Ahmed