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Why you should apply to Work Study this summer

This summer, all positions in the Work Study Program will be offered remotely due to the current circumstances of COVID-19. If you are enrolled in at least 0.5 credits during the summer, you have the opportunity to gain paid work experience from home during your studies. Here are 4 benefits to applying to the Work […]

April 22, 2020

Fund your ideas with SIF

Healthy Minds U of T is a student organization that runs bi-monthly mental health discussions. They were able to pilot these discussions, called Spill the Tea, with help from the Student Initiative Fund (SIF). SIF can provide up to $3,000 to projects at that enhance the student experience and encourage community building on the St. […]

March 30, 2020

Finding Your Own Mentor

A do-it-yourself approach to mentorship Mentorship & Peer Programs has launched an online learning module that teaches students to broaden their networks and identify potential mentoring relationships. “Students are often encouraged to find a mentor, either to help them find a job or transition to life at U of T,” says Erin Clifford, Lead Coordinator, […]

COVID-19: Updates for Student Life Programs & Services Delivery

Reported 16 March 2020 As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we want you to know that the Division of Student Life is here to support you. Our university operations continue so all our units remain open with some modifications in how we are delivering our services. Most co-curricular workshops and events in the Division […]

March 16, 2020

COVID-19: A message from Accessibility Services

Reported March 16, 2020 Our office remains available to you, although we ask that you limit your communication to phone and email contact: or 416-978-8060. We will be actively reaching out in the coming week to those students who we know will be most impacted to check-in and discuss your various options. If you would […]

March 15, 2020

COVID-19: Things to know before visiting the Health & Wellness clinic

Published: 11 March 2020 Ontario health officials have confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Toronto. However, the risk of contracting the virus remains low. In an effort to remain vigilant, Health & Wellness is working with our patients to take precautionary steps. Patients will be greeted by Health & Wellness staff at the entrance of […]

March 11, 2020

What I’ve discovered at the Multi-Faith Centre

This article was originally published by Rachel on the Life@UofT Blog. Since becoming the Multi-Faith Centre’s blogging intern, I’ve learned a few things from my experiences with the centre that I thought I should share. Faith is complicated This is one of the most prominent discoveries I’ve made during my involvement with the Multi-Faith Centre. […]

March 10, 2020

What you need to know about off-campus rentals

You’ve decided to move out of residence or live off-campus, but not sure where to start? Here’s some important things to know when looking for rentals in Toronto. Types of rental options For off-campus housing, there are rental options such as units in condo and apartment buildings, or individual rooms within a unit. There are […]

March 6, 2020

How to succeed at U of T

The Study Smart: How to Succeed at U of T conference was held on February 8, 2020 at the Multi-Faith Centre. Students gathered with alumni and staff to share learning strategies, and experiences of failure, success and resilience. Here are 5 takeaways from the conference for studying smarter and succeeding at U of T Manage […]

Why you should build your CCR

Research shows that getting involved can improve your overall student experience and help you become more engaged in university life. These experiences can be captured on your Co-Curricular Record (CCR), an official U of T document that records your involvement and connects those experiences to skills. Here are 3 benefits to building your CCR Build […]

March 3, 2020

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