A World-Renowned University

U of T is a world-renowned university in a celebrated city where knowledge meets achievement, history meets future and ambitions meets inspiration. Leading academics and employers from around the world have rated the University of Toronto as number one in Canada and among the best in the world.

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What Chapter Will You Write?

Leading academics and employers from around the world have rated the University of Toronto as number one in Canada and among the best in the world.

Whether you’re considering what to study or how to get involved in student life, an unparalleled array of choices await you. Over a long and proud history, we’ve pushed the limits of knowledge and innovation. What began in 1827 as a small college has evolved into a globally recognized research and teaching powerhouse, consistently ranking among the world’s top universities.

Bring us your interests, we’ll make them your passions.

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For handy application tips, deadline reminders, event invitations, admissions advice, breaking news, and other essential updates, please take a moment to complete the form to the right. Tell us a little bit about yourself, and leave the rest to us! One of our recruitment officers will circle back to answer any questions you may have about our programs and campuses, and how to join the U of T community. We can’t wait to give you the inside scoop on everything we have to offer here at Canada’s #1 university.



Register For Our "How to Apply" Workshop

Join us for an online application workshop all about applying to undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto — specifically for prospective students from the United States. In this info session we’ll go into detail about the two step application process, what documents you may need to submit, and when admissions decisions are made. We’ll also talk about the opportunities waiting for you at U of T and answer any questions you may have.

Wednesday, October 2
4:00 PM CDT (5:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time)
The info session will be one hour long — but you don’t necessarily need to tune in for the entire webinar.

700 undergrad programs

Unparalleled Academic Opportunities

The University of Toronto offers an exceptional range, choice and depth of study. Our undergraduate students choose from 700 academic programs, learn from the best minds, get involved with research, and take advantage of smaller learning communities. Working with faculty and other students in close-knit communities, our students tailor their experiences to their interests and develop passions that help them make their mark on the world.

How to Apply

Admission to the University of Toronto is competitive. You will be considered on your academic history; some programs require supplementary applications, auditions or profiles. We strongly encourage prospective applicants to apply early and submit all necessary documents as early as possible. The recommended application deadline for early consideration is November 7, 2019. If English isn’t your first language, you may be required to submit proof of English facility.

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A Dynamic City

Toronto, and the entire Greater Toronto Area, is the best of all worlds. The city has, at its very core, exceptional diversity and acceptance. Our city’s living mosaic continues to draw the best and the brightest, who come here seeking world-class culture, business and education in one of the safest cities in North America.