We have been receiving questions regarding how and when to apply as a transfer student to U of T.
With regard to applying as a transfer student from another University or College, you would apply in the Fall. Undergraduate Admission is only in the Fall, we do not have Winter or Spring admission.
The deadline to apply as a transfer student for Fall 2017 has closed. You can find information on applying as a transfer student under the Transfer Credit Information section on the www.future.ca website.
We recently received a question about the Earth Sciences program at U of T.
What is Earth Sciences?
Earth Sciences is the study of physical, chemical, and biological processes over a range of temporal and spatial scales in earth and planetary systems. You can find this area of study on all three campuses. Check out what each campus has to offer: U of T St. George; U of T Mississauga; U of T Scarborough.
As an undergraduate student, you have the opportunity to take on research that can lead to amazing opportunities such as undertaking field work in places like Spain or New Zealand.
A team of globally renowned UofT researchers was the driving force behind the new Vector Institute that launched in Toronto in March 2017.
Located near U of T’s St. George campus, the institute will be Toronto’s and Canada’s claim as global leaders in Artificial Intelligence (AI). Geoffrey Hinton, a U of T Professor Emeritus in computer science and Vice-President Engineering Fellow at Google, will serve as the scientific adviser to the newly created Institute. Learn more.
ROSS Intelligence, a San Francisco-based startup founded by U of T alumnus Jimoh Ovbiagele and Andrew Arruda, announced the opening of ROSS North, the company’s new research and development headquarters in Toronto. Ovbiagele and Arruda, who were featured in the 2017 edition of Forbes 30 Under 30 list, visited U of T recently and talked about how they want to strengthen their partnership with U of T. Learn more.
The University of Toronto library system is the third largest in North America. With 44 libraries, we have over 19.3 million physical holdings and more than 5.6 million electronic holdings. That is a lot of books!
If you are looking into studying Nutritional Sciences, the
emerging field of nutrigenomics is an area to consider.
Should your DNA determine what’s for dinner? According to Dr. Ahmed El-Sohemy, Canada Research Chair and Professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences, it should. He is a
entrepreneur and pioneer in nutrigenomics, a new field of health studies.
Nutrigenomics suggests that knowing our genetic makeup can be enormously useful for deciding what we should and should not eat, and how much.