March Open House

March Open House

Sunday, March 26, 2023 | 11:00am* - 3:30pm

Join us during our March Open House and get a deeper understanding of our programs and where they can lead. Professors, students and staff will also cover important admissions processes, how to pay for university, student life opportunities, and much, much more!

Register here

*The Biology & Life Sciences Presentation will begin at 10:00am, and the Psychology Presentation will begin at 10:30am.

Table of Contents

  1. Campus Map & Important Details
    • Parking
    • Check-in
    • Wi-Fi
  2. What's Happening On Campus
    • Event Schedule
    • 1-Page Program
  3. On-Campus Fairs
  4. Tours & Demos
  5. Fun Stuff
  6. Food on Campus

Campus Map & Important Details

March Open House 2023 map

Every building is colour-coded; use this map along with the schedules below to find your way. Building signage and volunteers will be throughout campus to help.


Download Campus Map

Parking Information

Free parking will be available in Parking Lot P4 and Lot P8 (directly across from the RAWC). Follow the coloured arrows on the map on this page to find your way from Mississauga Road to the parking lots. After parking, we suggest starting your day at the RAWC.


Check in to the event by clicking the link in your email, and you’ll be entered into a draw to win a $100 U of T Bookstore gift card! The draw will take place at 1pm.

Free Wi-Fi

  1. Text “UTMMOH” to 1-833-338-7626 to receive your personal username and password.
  2. Join the “eduroam” network on campus.
  3. Enter your received username and password. Your username must end with ""
  4. Click here to download and install the security certificate, and you’re done!

What's Happening on Campus

Plan your day! Presentations and panels are approximately 1 hour, and fairs run all day. Tour and demo times are as listed.

Download One-page Program


These admission sessions are applicable to students from any program!

Admissions 101 11:00am & 1:00pm
CCT 1080
Financing Your Education 11:00am
KN 137
U of T's Professional Faculties and Graduate Studies 12:00pm
CCT 1080
Black Access to Educational Excellence (BAEE@UTM) Reception 2:00pm


DV 3140 (UTM Room)

 Student Services

Learn more about the services available to students on campus.

International Student Experience 11:00am
KN 112
LAUNCH: Getting Involved at UTM 12:00pm & 2:00pm
CCT 1140
Intro to ECSpeRT (Erindale College Special Response Team) + Mock Training Session 12:00pm
KN 130
Student Housing & Residence Life 12:30pm & 2:30pm
DH 2060
Beyond the Classroom: For-credit Experiential Learning Opportunities at UTM 1:00pm


KN 112
What to Expect in your First Year: Academic Advising Supports at UTM 2:00pm
CCT 1080

 Chemical & Physical Sciences

Astronomical Sciences; Astronomy; Biological Chemistry; Biomedical Physics; Chemistry; Combined HBSc Environmental Science/MSc Sustainability Management; Earth Science; Environmental Geosciences; Environmental Science; Geographical Information Systems; Geography; Geology; Physics

Chemical & Physical Sciences Presentation + Lab Tour - "An Introduction to the Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences"

11:30am (Lab tour will leave at the end of this presentation)

IB 110
Chemistry, Earth Science, & Physics Lab Tours 12:00pm - 2:00pm. (Tours offered on a drop-in basis.)


Drop by the Chemical & Physical Sciences table in IB.
STEM Scholars Program 11:00am - 3:30pm
Visit the EEU table in KN to learn more about the inaugural STEM Scholars Program.


Accounting; Commerce; Economics (BCom); Finance; Marketing

Commerce & Management Presentation - "UTM Management: Where of T Business Students Get Much More." 12:00pm
KN 137
Economics Presentation - "Games People Play" 1:00pm


KN 137

 Communication, Culture, Information & Technology

Communication, Culture, Information & Technology; Digital Enterprise Management; Professional Writing and Communication; Technology, Coding & Society

Institute of Communication, Culture, Information & Technology Presentation - "The Business of Surveillance" 11:30am & 1:30pm
DH 2060
ICCIT Virtual Reality Demo 12:30pm - 3:00pm. (Tours offered on a drop-in basis.)


MN 2140

 Computer Science, Mathematics & Statistics

Applied Statistics; Computer Science; Information Security; Mathematical Sciences

Mathematical and Computational Sciences Presentation 11:30am & 1:30pm


IB 120
Mathematics Mock Lecture - "Math Without Formulas: The Bridges of Königsberg" 12:30pm
IB 120
Statistics Demonstration - "Combinatorics: The Art of Counting" 2:30pm
IB 120

 Forensic Science

Forensic Anthropology; Forensic Biology; Forensic Chemistry; Forensic Psychology; Forensic Science

Forensic Science Crime Scene House Tour 11:30am – 2:50pm (Tours leave every 40 minutes. Last tour leaves at 2:50pm)

Sign up at the Forensic Science table in IB. Due to limited space, this tour is only open to prospective/future students. 

Forensic Science Presentation 12:30pm


IB 150


Canadian Studies; Chinese Language & Culture; Classical Civilization; Diaspora and Transnational Studies; Dramaturgy and Drama Studies; Education Studies; English; English Language Linguistics; Ethics, Law & Society; French Studies; Functional French; History; History and Political Science; History of Religions; Italian; Latin American and Caribbean Studies; Linguistics; Philosophy; Philosophy of Science; South Asian Civilizations; Teaching and Learning: French; Teaching and Learning: French and Italian; Teaching and Learning: Italian; Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Erindale Studio Theatre Tour 11:00am - 12:30pm
Drop by Erindale Studio Theatre (near Deerfield Hall)
Historical Studies Presentation 11:30am
DH 2080
English & Drama Presentation 12:30pm
DH 2080
Language Studies Presentation - "Your Window to the World" 1:30pm


DH 2080

 Life Sciences

Anthropology; Biology; Biology for Health Sciences; Biomedical Communications; Biotechnology; Comparative Physiology; Ecology & Evolution; Molecular Biology; Paleontology

Biology & Life Sciences Presentation 10:00am
IB 120
Anthropology Lab 11:00am - 3:30pm
Drop by DV 2045 or visit one of the Anthropology tables in IB or MN to be guided to the lab.
Biology Lab 11:00am - 3:00pm (Tours run throughout the day.)
Sign up at the Biology table in IB.
Anthropology Presentation 12:30pm


DH 2070


Business, Science, and Entrepreneurship; Human Resource Management; Management

Commerce & Management Presentation - "UTM Management: Where of T Business Students Get Much More." 12:00pm


KN 137


Combined HBSc Exceptionality in Human Learning/MA Child Study & Education; Combined HBSc Psychology/MA Child Study & Education; Exceptionality in Human Learning; Neuroscience; Psychology

Psychology Presentation 10:30am & 1:30pm
IB 140

 Social Sciences

Anthropology; Combined HBA Environmental Management/MSc Sustainabilty Management; Criminology, Law, and Society; Economics; Economics & Political Science; Environmental Management; Financial Economics; Geography (HBA); History and Political Science; International Affairs; Political Science; Sociology; Sustainability

Anthropology Lab 11:00am - 3:30pm
Drop by DV 2045 or one of the Anthropology tables in IB or MN any time during the event.
Anthropology Presentation 12:30pm
DH 2070
Economics Presentation - "Games People Play" 1:00pm


KN 137

 Theatre & Drama

Theatre & Drama Studies

English & Drama Presentation 12:30pm


DH 2080

 Visual Studies

Art & Art History, Art History, Cinema Studies, Visual Culture, Visual Culture and Communication

Visual Studies Presentation 11:30am & 1:30pm


DH 2070


On-Campus Fairs

Each programs area (Arts, Sciences, Business) will host their own distinct academic fairs and showcase the breadth of options available at UTM. A few U of T Graduate Programs will also be onsite for your questions about post-graduate options. Finally, at our Student Support and Services Fairs, chat with representatives from UTM's diverse student organizations and dynamic student services offices.

Event MN

Arts Programs

Anthropology (Social Science)

  • Anthropology

English & Drama

  • Canadian Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • Dramaturgy and Drama Studies
  • English
  • Theatre and Drama Studies

Geography, Geomatics, and Environment (Arts)

  • Combined HBA Environmental Management/ MSc Sustainabilty Management
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Environmental Management
  • Geography
  • Sustainability

Historical Studies

  • Classical Civilization
  • Diaspora and Transnational Studies
  • History
  • History of Religions
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • South Asian Humanities
  • Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Institute of Communication, Culture, Information & Technology

  • Communication, Culture, Information
  • & Technology
  • Digital Enterprise Management
  • Professional Writing and Communication
  • Technology, Coding & Society

Language Studies

  • Chinese Language & Culture
  • Education Studies
  • English Language Linguistics
  • French Studies
  • Functional French
  • Italian
  • Language Teaching and Learning: French
  • Language Teaching and Learning: French
  • and Italian
  • Language Teaching and Learning: Italian
  • Linguistics


  • Ethics, Law, and Society
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Science

Political Science

  • History and Political Science
  • Political Science

Sociology (including Criminology)

  • Criminology, Law, and Society
  • Sociology

Visual Studies

  • Art & Art History
  • Art History
  • Cinema Studies
  • Visual Culture
  • Visual Culture and Communication


Event KN

Business Programs


  • Economics


  • Accounting
  • Commerce
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management
  • Marketing

Event IB

Science Programs

Anthropology (Life Science)

  • Anthropology


  • Biology
  • Biology for Health Sciences
  • Biomedical Communications
  • Biotechnology
  • Business, Science & Entrepeneurship
  • Comparative Physiology
  • Ecology and Evolution
  • Molecular Biology
  • Paleontology

Chemical & Physical Sciences

  • Astronomical Sciences
  • Astronomy
  • Biological Chemistry
  • Biomedical Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Science
  • Geology
  • Physics

Forensic Science

  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Forensic Biology
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Forensic Science

Geography, Geomatics, and Environment (Science)

  • Combined HBSc Environmental Science/ MSc Sustainability Management
  • Environmental Geosciences
  • Environmental Science
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Geography

Mathematical and Computational Sciences

  • Applied Statistics
  • Computer Science
  • Information Security
  • Mathematical Sciences


  • Combined HBSc Exceptionality in Human Learning/MA Child Study & Education
  • Combined HBSc Psychology/MA Child Study & Education
  • Exceptionality in Human Learning
  • Neuroscience
  • Psychology

    Event CCT

    Student / Support Services in CCT Building

    Academic Advising

    Accessibility Services

    Centre for Student Engagement

    Erindale Campus Special Response Team (ECSpeRT)

    Health & Counselling Centre

    Institute for the Study of University Pedagogy

    International Education Centre


    Recreation, Athletics & Wellness

    Robert Gillespie Academic Skills Centre (RGASC)

    Student Housing and Residence Life

    Event KN

    Student / Support Services in KN Building 

    Admissions (including ACE@UTM)

    Campus Tours

    Career Centre

    Experiential Education Unit (EEU)

    Financial Aid

    Transfer Students

    U of T Bookstore (pop-up shop)

    Event EH

    Residence and Hospitality

    Hospitality & Ancillary Services (e.g. Meal Plans)

    Residence-only Tours

    Student Housing and Residence Life

    Event CCT

    Graduate Programs in CCT Building

    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy

    Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

    Radiation Oncology 

    Event KN

    Graduate Programs in KN Building

    Institute for Management and Innovation

    Tours & Demos

    Go beyond the information sessions with guided, hands-on experiences! Take a guided campus tour, see our residences, explore our labs, experience our theatre space, and more.

    Event KN

    Guided Campus Tours

    11:00am – 3:00pm. Tours leave every 15 minutes from the KN Rotunda.

    Explore the different buildings and state-of-the-art student facilities, check out various student hangouts, and take in the beautiful scenery.

    Event DV

    Anthropology Lab Tour

    11:00am – 3:30pm. Drop by DV 2045, or visit one of the Anthropology tables in IB or MN to be guided to the lab.

    Take a glimpse into the past! Visit the Anthropology lab to speak with our faculty, and interact with specimens and artifacts from the Department’s collections.

    Event IB

    Biology Lab Tour

    11:00am - 3:00pm. Sign up at the Biology table in IB.

    If Biology is your domain, check out our labs! Our undergraduate research projects give students valuable, first-hand experience working in a laboratory environment. 

    Forensic Biology
    Event IB

    Chemistry, Earth Science, & Physics Lab Tours

    12:00pm – 2:00pm. Drop by the Chemical & Physical Sciences table in IB. A guided tour will also leave from the Chemical & Physical Sciences presentation in IB 110.

    Check out the state-of-the-art technology and instruments used by our students!

    Event MN

    Erindale Studio Theatre Tour

    11:00am – 12:30pm. Drop by Erindale Studio Theatre, located in between Deerfield Hall and Erindale Hall, or visit the English & Drama table in MN.

    Take the stage at Erindale Studio Theatre where professional-quality theatrical performances are held!

    Event IB

    Forensic Science Crime Scene House Tour

    11:30am – 2:50pm. Tours leave every 40 minutes from the Forensic Science table. Last tour leaves at 2:50pm.

    Our Crime Scene House allows students to investigate simulated crime scenes. (Due to limited space, this tour is only open to prospective students.)

    Event MN

    ICCIT Virtual Reality Demo

    12:30pm - 3:00pm. Drop by MN 2140 or the ICCIT table in MN.

    Want to relive your favourite concert? Swim with whales? Tour the solar system and land on the moon? VR promises this and more, from the safety of your room. Experience what VR is really like, and find out about its potential and limitations with this demo. 

    Fun Stuff and More!

    Event Prize

    Win U of T Merch!

    1. Follow @utmfuture on Instagram.
    2. Attend March Open House.
    3. Post a pic, tag us, and use #UTMOpenHouse to enter.

    Keep an eye on your DMs throughout the day for your chance to win 1 of 3 U of T Prize Packs!

    Student with UTM Eagle

    Take a Photo with the UTM Eagle

    UTM’s mascot, Rocky the Eagle, will be walking around campus. If you see him, you can take an Instax photo with him that you can take home!

    U of T Bookstore Pride
    Event KN

    Bookstore Pop-up Shop

    Pick up some U of T swag at the UTM Bookstore Pop-up Shop in the Innovation Complex Rotunda. Remember to use the 15% off coupon in your bag!

    Erindale College Special Response Team (ECSpeRT)
    Event KN

    Intro to ECSpeRT + Mock Training Session

    Learn about the Erindale College Special Response Team (ECSpeRT), a team of student volunteers with advanced Medical First Responder training who provide fast and effective first aid to all students, staff, and visitors. Visit KN 130 at 12pm.

    Food on Campus

    Check your welcome bag for two $5 coupons to a variety of vendors and restaurants on campus and enjoy a little something on us!


    Booster Juice
    Recreation, Athletics and Wellness Centre

    10:30am - 4:00pm

    Daily Blends
    Oscar Peterson Hall

    24 hours a day / 7 days a week

    Fair Trade Cafe
    Maanjiwe nendamowinan

    11:00am - 4:00pm

    Second Cup
    Kaneff Centre / Innovation Complex

    10:30am - 4:00pm

    Deerfield Hall

    11:00am - 4:00pm

    Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre 

    11:00am - 6:00pm

    Tim Hortons
    William G. Davis Building

    10:30am - 4:00pm

    Tim Hortons Express
    CCT Building

    11:00am - 4:00pm


    Colman Commons
    Oscar Peterson Hall

    9:00am - 12:00pm

    Davis Food Court
    William G. Davis Building

    10:30am - 4:00pm

    IB Food Court
    Instructional Centre

    11:00am - 4:00pm

    North Side Bistro
    Deerfield Hall

    11:00am - 4:00pm

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