Webinars and Online Events

Upcoming Events

FAQ Fridays with Academic Advising

FAQ Fridays are a great way to connect with an Advisor who can answer your questions live in a group advising setting where students can learn from each other's experiences. Advising will be available in the main room, with dedicated breakout rooms available for brief one-on-ones or for specialized topics based on overall needs.

Drop in to ask your question, or stay for the full 1.5 hour session - up to you! Registration is required.

Date Time Register
Friday, June 11 9am - 10:30am Registration button
Friday, June 18
*Featuring breakout rooms for 2nd year course enrolment support
12:30pm - 2pm Registration button
Friday, June 25
*Featuring breakout rooms for 2nd year course enrolment support
9am - 10:30am Registration button
Friday, July 9
*Featuring breakout rooms for 2nd year course enrolment support
12:30pm - 2pm Registration button


Webinar: Refused from Your Program? Next Steps and Future Options

Join your Academic Advising and Career Centre team for a 1.5 hour session where we will discuss your program options, how to navigate your next steps, and important considerations for your academic and career decisions.

Date Time Register
Tuesday, June 15 3pm - 4:30pm Registration button
Thursday, June 17 9am - 10:30am Registration button


Online Chat with Financial Aid

Join the Financial Aid team for a live online chat - ask your questions, get clarification, and say hello! Drop-in or stay for the full event. We look forward to meeting you!

Date Time Register
Tuesday, July 13 11:30 am - 1pm Registration button

Past Presentations

Course selection webinar 

  • Designed for newly admitted students, this webinar will guide you through course selection step-by-step. We'll discuss degree requirements, how to plan your courses, how to enrol on ACORN, important dates, and our best tips for new students. 
  • Watch the Course selection webinar on YouTube

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Making the Grade: Success Strategies to Achieving Your CGPA Goals

Striving to achieve the best grades possible? Explore these resources to learn strategies that will help you maximize your potential:

  • Learn about strategies to protect your CGPA from negative effects of low/failing marks
  • Create smart study plans

Making the Grade (PDF slide deck)

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Getting Support at UTM

Feeling stuck? Now sure where to look for answers? Worried about exams? Review this slide deck for timely reminders and handy links to locate resources available to you at UTM to improve your study skills, troubleshoot, or get help 

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Study Plans and Immigration Regulations: Success Strategies for International Students

As an international student, the number of courses you take is important. Learn more about the impact of part-time studies, full-time studies, and your options with course enrolment: 

  • Strategies to manage your CGPA and study plans 
  • How to comply with Canada immigration rules (study permits and student visas) 
  • How to make decisions about your enrolment with immigration requirements in mind
  • What you need to know to be successful as an ACE@UTM student  
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Preparing to Graduate: Successful Strategies for Upper-Year Students

Almost ready to graduate? Review this resource to feel more confident about planning your final term(s) at UTM: 

  • Understand how to confirm your degree and program completion

  • Determine your next steps for graduation

  • Identify possible options for after program completion (job search or further education)

Preparing to Graduate (PDF slide deck)

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Choosing Your Program

Arts and Science Programs (PDF slide deck)
Commerce and Management (PDF slide deck)

Refused from your program? Next Steps and Future Options

Don't meet the entry requirements for your program of choice? Think you will receive a refusal from your program? What's next? This workshop helps you plan your next steps and develop strategies to help you reach your academic and career goals.