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Welcome Future Students

Considering a degree at Trent University? You’ve made a great choice. Trent University is a wonderful place to pursue your academic journey.

A Hub of Learning and Innovation

Building on a tradition of academic excellence spanning nearly four decades, Trent Durham offers a dynamic and rigorous education experience grounded in the social sciences and humanities and unparalleled in the Durham Region and eastern GTA.

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Student Life

Student life at Trent University Durham starts from your orientation to graduation. The campus offers a wide variety of programs, services and opportunities to ensure your success both inside and outside the classroom. Get involved. Take an active role in your post-secondary experience. The more engaged you are, the greater your personal growth and ability to make a difference will become.


Whether you are a new student coming directly from high school, a transfer student, a mature student, an international student, or starting a post-certificate program, Trent University Durham’s orientation program is the first step in providing you with the tools and information you need to start your university career off strong. Visit trentu.ca/durham/orientation

Student Experience

At Trent Durham, academics are just the beginning of your university experience.  As an inclusive and student-centred University, Trent encourages all students to engage in shaping your own learning. Here you will be given the opportunity and encouraged to get involved and make the most of your time at Trent University Durham through recreational sports, student clubs and societies, and our renowned Leadership program.  Visit trentu.ca/durham/student-life/student-experience

Student Support & Services

As a Trent U Durham student, you have a multitude of services available to you right on campus. Taking advantage of the services and support offered will help you make the most of your University experience and will help prepare you for the world beyond Trent. Visit trentu.ca/durham/student-life/student-support-services

Start your journey by exploring all that Trent University Durham has to offer.