Welcome to Trent University | Fall 2020

CONGRATULATIONS!
YOUR WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION AWAITS

You’re about to embark on an exciting and important new chapter in your life. At Trent, you’ll prepare for your career, make lasting friendships and challenge the way you think and grow.


SO, WHAT ARE YOUR NEXT STEPS?

This online guide will provide you with step-by-step instructions and important deadlines, helping you to be prepared and ready as a new student.

BY JUNE 20, YOU WILL NEED:

  • Apply for a study permit* : visit CIC for information on application procedures 
  • Submit $500 CDN tuition deposit to secure your place at Trent University
  • Apply for on-campus residence (Peterborough | Durham) and submit $500 CDN residence deposit. Residence applications are processed on a first-come, first-serve basis, thus, apply as soon as possible  
* when applying for a study permit, Canadian immigration authorities in some countries may not only require proof of deposit payment but also a payment of tuition and residence fees in full. If you require a receipt on your payment, login to your MyTrent to print a copy of your Trent student account showing the receipt of payment. 

BY AUGUST 1, YOU WILL NEED: ​

  • Make your flight arrangements to arrive at Pearson International Airport, Toronto (See TI Orientation form for the arrival date*)
  • Order your Trent Card to get access to on-campus services, from printing and photocopying at the library to working out at the Trent Athletic Centre.
  • Register for academic courses
  • Arrange for off-campus or homestay accommodation if not residing on–campus 
  • For Durham campus, please arrange off-campus accommodation if not residing on-campus
  • Stay tuned for Winter Orientation*.
*Trent International’s team will be offering an airport shuttle service on move-in day and Winter orientation programming to welcome you to our campus community. Please watch your Trent email for additional details and registration links.

BY SEPTEMBER 1, YOU WILL NEED: 

Please refer to our academic calendar for the Important Dates and Deadlines  


IMPORTANT CONTACTS
  
Trent International

General Inquiries international@trentu.ca

Trent International Global Ambassadors

The Trent Global Ambassadors are upper year students from around the world studying in various undergraduate programs at Trent University. They are here to help new students transition to university and answer any questions that they have regarding student life, campus involvement and opportunities, and more. All students who have accepted an offer of admission will be contacted by a Global Ambassador via email. If you wish to connect with a Global Ambassador, please contact international@trentu.ca.

Trent-ESL: English for University

ESL students Kristine Williams kristinewilliams@trentu.ca

Essential Services

Peterborough On-campus residence@trentu.ca
Peterborough Off-campus housing@trentu.ca
Peterborough Homestay peterboroughinfo@canadahomestaynetwork.ca
Finance Office studentaccounts@trentu.ca
Peterborough Campus Tours liaison@trentu.ca
Accessibility Services Office sas@trentu.ca
Academic Skills Centre acdskills@trentu.ca
Office of Student Affairs studentaffairs@trentu.ca