Resources for Parents & Families

Students and their parents in residence

As the parent of a future U of T Mississauga (UTM) student, you probably have questions about your student's university experience. Follow the links below to find out more about how best to support your student and how to prepare for the transition, together.


Parent & Family Orientation

Hosted by our Centre for Student Engagement, the Parent & Family Orientation is a program designed for parents and families of incoming UTM students to learn about life at UTM. Get the information you need to be the best support for your student during their transition to university!


Register for Parent and Family Communication

We invite you to provide your email address to receive updates and information about the UTM Parent and Family Orientation and monthly newsletters.

For all questions and feedback regarding the Parent & Family Program, please contact Jackie Goodman at


Join the BAEE Newsletter

A quarterly newsletter for students, counsellors, and parents with updates about the Black Access to Educational Excellence initiative, useful resources, and other important information for Black students.

If you have any questions about the BAEE initiative or would like to collaborate with us, please reach out to us at


University of Toronto Resources for Parents & Families of Students

The most comprehensive resources pertaining to parents & families of students attending any of the University of Toronto's three campuses can be found here. As a parent, you can find useful information about things such as: important dates, what the first-year experience is like for students, finances, and many other things.