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Durham Greater Toronto Area

New Student Orientation

Whether you are a new student coming directly from high school, a transfer student, a mature student, or an international student, Trent University Durham’s orientation program is the first step in providing you with the tools and information you need to start your university degree.

The Trent Durham Student Association (TDSA) and Trent University Durham work together to create an orientation program that meets all your needs. Join us as we set you on the path to a successful educational journey.

Upcoming TrentU Durham Orientation Events:

Summer Start Information - May 2018

We highly recommend that you make an appointment with an academic advisor before your first class.  Our staff will be able to assist you in getting started here at TrentU Durham.  Please visit for more information and how to make an appointment.

All summer start students (May and July) are invited to attend Fall Start-Up September Orientation.

Also, if you need to arrange to speak to an accessibility advisor or financial aid, please call the front desk for more information at 905-435-5100.

Summer Academic Kickstart - June Orientation - Late June, 2018

Information coming soon.​

Fall Start-Up - September Orientation - Early September, 2018

Information coming soon.

Instructional Videos & Academic Advising for all Programs:

Tuition & Fees Payment

Winter 2018 Payment Deadline:  January 8th, 2018

If you receiving OSAP you will need to complete the promissory note online on your MyTrent portal to have your tuition due on Wednesday, January 31st, 2018. This can be found under the academics tab on your myTrent portal.

Additional Important Links for Trent University Durham Students:

If you will be studying on the Peterborough campus, please use the following link:  Peterborough Orientation