Orientation & Campus Supports

Orientation and Before you arrive

Orientation Opportunities Available to YOU!

Your UTM story starts here!

Participate in orientation programming between June-September to help support your academic success. We have plenty of offerings to choose from, choose the ones that are the right fit for you.

UTM Orientation Week 2019 Schedule

Please Note: All programs are registration based and therefore you are required to register for each program you are interested in attending. The only exception is Residence Orientation. Registration is NOW OPEN!

 SASI Logo  Headstart  Residence Orientation and Dates  Parent & Family Orientation

 O Week Dates  UTMSU Orientation  International Orientation  Queer Orientation

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Before You Arrive!

There are a number of resources available for all new students to prepare for the start of their first year at UTM. The initiatives available to new students in 2019 are listed below.

EaglesTake Off! Newsletter

Beginning June 27 through August, all new students will receive a weekly newsletter which highlights important information, news, and deadlines to help assist you with the start of your academic year. The newsletter is an integral part of the summer learning experience and offers various themes of information, providing timely information throughout your pre-arrival period.   

Live Chat

The Live Chat feature on this site will connect you with an upper-year student. Live chat will be available from May 27 through until August 30th, Monday-Thursday, from 10 am to 8 pm (Except Tuesday, where the time is 10 am to 4 pm), and Friday from 10 am to 4 pm (Eastern Standard Time). You may use Live Chat RIGHT HERE on this page!

Request-A-Call

Between May and August you can sign-up to receive a call from an Upper-Year student in your stream (Business, Science, Social Sciences, and Humanities). 

The calls can be made through a regular phone line, Skype, or Facebook Video Chat.

To request a call, please Click Here!

Email

You are encouraged to email upper-year students beginning in May with any questions you may have using the following e-mail address: eagle2eagle.utm@utoronto.ca

Online & In-Person Course Registration Sessions

Course Enrolment Webinars

Join us online as we walk you through the steps for course enrolment with a live demo of resourceful websites, and the opportunity to ask questions live. 

Online Chat Room

Designed for students who understand the basics of course enrolment and program planning, these online chats are offered as additional opportunities to ask questions directly of our Academic Advisors.

Financial Aid Webinar

Hosted by our Financial Aid staff, we'll discuss money matters including budgeting, scholarships, and financial aid. We'll also highlight payment options and deadlines. 
Course Selection Workshop (in-person) Come and choose your first year courses with us! Join us on campus in our computer labs for a quick and informative presentation that will provide an overview of course enrolment procedures and protocols. Following that, you'll have the opportunity to actually choose your courses with the support of our Academic Advisors.
Course Selection Check-In (in-person) After you've added your courses (or most of them!), you may have additional or different kinds of questions. Register for a check-in session, where we will help you finalize your timetable. Spaces are limited.

Social Media Communities

Facebook and Twitter 

The UTM Class of 2023 Facebook group is one of the best places for connecting with your fellow incoming students, and @UTMFuture on Twitter will provide you with key info and deadlines throughout the summer.

facebook logo UTM Class of 2023 Facebook Group

twitter logo @UTMFuture

 

Campus Tours & Navigation

Campus Tours

Join a Student Ambassador for a guided walking tour of our beautiful campus! U of T Mississauga offers campus tours Monday to Friday on most mornings and afternoons all year. In addition Sheridan College tours are also available. Click here for more information and to sign-up for a tour.

Campus Maps

 

Parent & Family Support

UTM is also here to help Parents and Families of incoming students.  Parent and family involvement in education correlates with higher academic performance and school improvement. 

Parents and Families of new to UTM students have access to the following resources before and during their student's first year of studies at UTM:

To register for these opportunities visit the Centre for Student Engagement Website.

Get Help

For all of your questions about orientation and transition support, the Centre for Student Engagement is here to help. Send us an email or visit us in the Davis Building!

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