New Students

Humanities and Social Science

Wed. July 8, 1:30 – 3:30pm

Fri. July 24, 1:30 – 3:30pm

Welcome to University College!

Please visit the links below for information & advice about your first year:


What should I do next?

Here are a few steps that will help you to get started with course selection and preparing for September:

Welcome Sessions: June 2018

The Registrar's Office offers Welcome Sessions for new students in June of each year. Both sessions are identical, so you just need to register for one. Please be sure you can attend the full session as there is a busy schedule of activites for the day. The sessions take place at the main University College building at 15 King's College Circle. 

2018 Welcome Sessions:

Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 10am - 2pm   - Online Registration - now closed -

You may still register in person from 9-10am on Sat. June 9th at 75 St. George St.

Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 10am - 2pm  -   Online Registration - now closed -

Youo may still register in person from 9-10am on Sat. June 16th at 75 St. George St.


Course Selection Workshops: July 2018

For those students who are unable to attend a June Welcome Session, detailed course selection workshops are offered during the month of July.   All sessions will take place in University College, 15 King's College Circle, UC 161. There's no need to register in advance - just show up!

Humanities, Social Sciences and Rotman Commerce    Sciences     

Friday July 6:  1:00pm - 3:00pm

Friday July 6:  10:00am - 12:00pm

Friday July 20:  10:00am - 12:00pm

Friday July 20:  1:00pm - 3:00pm


 Online Course Selection Tutorials 

The Faculty of Arts & Science has online course selection tutorials to help you better understand how to prepare for your course selection. Please visit the following link  for helpful information on how to read the Calendar, Timetable and use ACORN to choose your courses.

Online chats for Course Selection Questions

Online Chats will be held in July 2018 and further information will be posted closer to the date.

New Student Guide 2018