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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 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.

First-year Experience Certificate

Start your university career on the right track through a proven interactive and exciting program that provides you with the opportunity to strengthen your skills and increase your academic success. Find out how to sign up here: trentu.ca/durham/student-life/student-experience/first-year-experience-certificate

Clubs and Groups

Meet like-minded people, make a difference, and have fun by joining one of our clubs or societies.  Can’t find one that matches your interests? Create your own. trentu.ca/durham/student-life/student-experience/clubs-groups

Leadership Program

Trent University Durham offers a unique certificate program that prepares you for leadership roles within your community and beyond. You are able to tailor the program to meet your specific goals.  trentu.ca/durham/student-life/student-experience/leadership-program

Intramurals and Athletics

Get active and participate in our weekly intramural soccer or dodgeball program. Enjoy the perks of your athletic membership at any of the City of Oshawa’s athletic facilities. trentu.ca/durham/student-life/student-experience/athletics-recreation-programs

Your extra-curricular experiences will complement and strengthen the skills you gain in the classroom and will help you make a positive impact at Trent U Durham and beyond.