First Year Office

Welcome to U of T Engineering! The First Year Office is here to help you make a successful transition to a new and exciting learning environment at the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. Our goal is to give you the tools you need to make informed decisions during your first year of studies.

Contact Us

Current first-year students are encouraged to connect with First Year Office staff for general questions and information in person or through our Live Chat (note that at peak times, in-person inquiries will be prioritized and Live Chat may not be available).

Current In-Person Office Hours (GB 170)

  • Monday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed 12:30-1 p.m.)
  • Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed 12:30-1 p.m.)
  • Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed 12:30-1 p.m.)
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed 12:30-1 p.m.)
  • Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (closed 12:30-1 p.m.)

Advising appointments will generally be held through MS Teams or by phone until further notice. In-person appointments may be available upon request.

Closed weekends and holidays.



General inquiries can be sent to A note about email: Policy on Official Correspondence with Students.

All general email inquiries will be answered within 1-2 business days. However, during peak periods the response time may be longer. Please include your student number when contacting us.

Meet and connect with the First Year Office team.


416-978-4625 (if we are unable to answer, leave us a detailed message, and we will return your call during office hours)


35 St. George Street (Galbraith Building), Room 170
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 1A4

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