Your First Year: Frequently Asked Questions

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Your First Year: Frequently Asked Questions

Updated July 10, 2020

For information on current operations and modifications to our advising appointment process as related to COVID-19, you're encouraged to visit the First Year Office homepage for regular updates.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Current Students

(Information for incoming first-year students is located after this section)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Incoming Students

Are you a newly-admitted first-year student joining U of T Engineering in September 2020? The First Year Office has done our best to address common questions new students have. Have a question that is not answered in the FAQ below? Contact us through our online chat, or email us at

Do you have additional questions? Contact us at

You can also follow us on Twitter for timely information and fun updates and read the First Year News Feed, our weekly e-newsletter sent to all Core 8 and TrackOne students.

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