Community and Leadership

You’ll find many options for developing leadership skills and putting your knowledge to work in the local community. Here are some ways you can get involved.

Centre for Community Partnerships

The Centre for Community Partnerships develops partnerships with community organizations.  These partnerships have a dual aim to build educational capacity within communities of the GTA and Peel regions, and to enhance and broaden learning for students on all three University of Toronto campuses.

The Robert Gillespie Academic Skills Centre (UTM)

Take part in workshops, seminars and individual consultations to help you identify and develop academic skills for your studies.

UTM Student Life 


Leadership is about challenging yourself to become an agent of change: personally and for the community. Develop your own personal philosophy of leadership and explore what being a leader means to others, and within your community.

Community & Civic Engagement 

  • Invest in your growth and development;
  • Allow you to develop tangible skills, meet new people and create opportunities to explore both local and global perspectives; 
  • Engage with the community; enhance your connectedness with the community and contribute to a personal sense of satisfaction and happiness 

Explore Leadership 

Find leadership programming and workshops on the St. George campus.

Academic Success

A team of dedicated professionals from diverse academic backgrounds can help you develop the skills, strategies and competencies that you need to succeed. Open to students from all faculties and disciplines (undergraduate or graduate).

The Blueprint Program

Get involved in life outside the classroom through a series of engaging workshops. You will learn and develop academic, leadership and other skills that will serve as the foundation on which you will build your experience. 

Academic Advising & Career Centre (UTSC)

The Academic Advising & Career Centre integrates developmental advising, learning skills, career counselling and employment coaching through individual appointments, workshops, experiential programming, events and a range of online resources.