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.


As of Dec. 16, 2021, the First Year Office (FYO) is closed to in-person visitors; however, the FYO Team is still working to assist first-year students and answer your questions.

Contact Us

Contact the First Year Office by Live Chat 

Current first-year students are encouraged to connect with First Year Office staff for general questions and information.

Office Hours for January 2022

  • First-year support and advising appointments will be offered virtually
  • Our online Live Chat will be available from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. weekdays (with the exception of moments when staff may be unavailable due to breaks)

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

You can also follow us on Twitter.


We are always looking to enhance the ways in which you can communicate and connect with our office! Please complete this short survey to help us best support you in your first year.


Looking for FYO job postings? Current postings are available online.

Looking for mental health resources? Navi is an online chat tool that will help you find the services you're looking for.

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