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Apply for a study permit
If you are an international student, you will need valid immigration documents to live and study in Canada. You should apply for your study permit as soon as you receive your letter of admission in your Join U of T portal. Learn more about requirements for study permits and entry visas through our Centre for International Experience.
A&S is the heart of U of T – Canada’s #1 university and one of the top 20 in the world. U of T graduates were recently ranked the most employable in North America thanks to our world-class reputation and vast global network. Align yourself with excellence and set yourself up for success by joining A&S!
With its mix of historic buildings and modern architecture, state-of-the-art facilities and picturesque green space, and nestled in the heart of Canada’s largest, most multi-cultural city, the St. George campus will provide an unforgettable setting for your university experience. Imagine what your day might look like as an A&S student!
Unparalleled Academic Opportunities
With flexible options that allow you to fully explore your interests, a wide-range of classes – big and small – where you can get to know your professors and peers, and exciting research and international learning opportunities, the world is truly your oyster as an A&S student!
There are even academic opportunities designed just for first-year students – and some require applications. Read about the First Year Foundation (FYF) Ones Programs and Seminars to find the one that's right for you.
A&S is a big place but through your college, you’ll find a smaller, tight-knit community to call home. We also have more than 500 clubs you can join to meet other students with similar interests – everything from beekeeping to breakdancing, magic to mahjong, Quidditch to space robots – it’s all here!
Strong Support System
Thrive in first year and beyond! From your College Registrar, to the Health and Wellness Centre, to financial aid and so much more, you’ll have a whole network of people and resources you can turn to for support on your academic journey.
From the moment you're accepted into Arts & Science, we're here for you. As you plan your first year at U of T, there are so many ways you can connect with us - chat with a recruiter, attend a webinar, book a virtual campus tour or contact us by phone or e-mail. We can't wait to hear from you!