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Win Tuition For Your First Year!

Discover Trent and Win First-Year Tuition

Enter our draw to win free first-year tuition every time you visit Trent University

Most of our students say they knew Trent was right for them when they visited campus. We want you to come see for yourself and discover all that Trent University has to offer.

This year, our campus visitors will gain more than perspective and an amazing first-hand Trent experience. Each time you visit Trent, you also have the chance to win free first-year tuition!

Entering the contest is easy. Each time you attend one of Trent’s many Discover Day events between September 2017 and May 2018, you will receive one entry into a draw for free tuition. The more times you visit, the better your chances of winning. Visiting us for Open House and a campus tour? You receive two entries into the contest.

The winner will be selected by draw on May 28, 2018. 

Discover Days include:

  • Head of the Trent - Saturday, September 30, 2017: Tour campus while you experience North America's largest rowing regatta and Trent Homecoming. Visit  trentu.ca/hotr  for more information. 
  • Fall Open House
    • Durham GTA Campus – Saturday, October 28, 2017
    • Peterborough Campus – Friday, November 3, 2017
  • March Break Open House
    • Durham GTA Campus – Saturday, March 10, 2018
    • Peterborough Campus – Friday, March 16, 2018
  • ToursPlus - join us for special super tours available on a variety of PA Days throughout the year  
    • Peterborough Campus: November 25, 2017; February 2 & 3, 2018; May 12, 2018
    • Durham GTA Campus: November 17, 2017; February 16, 2018; April 27, 2018
  • Ongoing Campus Tours – take one anytime at our Peterborough and Durham campuses, offered six days a week​

You can also enter our draw by submitting a question online. Get your question answered and be entered into a draw for free first year tuition.  Go to Contact Us page, ask your question, and be automatically entered into the Free First Year Tuition draw.

Rules & Restrictions

  • To be eligible, you must be registered as a new incoming Trent University student for the 2018/19 academic year
  • Free tuition prize must be used for first-year tuition in the 2018/19 academic year
  • The prize covers 2018/19 full-time fall/winter domestic undergraduate Trent tuition minus ancillary fees. If registered as a part-time student, the prize only covers tuition costs.
  • This money is non-refundable and non-transferrable and cannot be deferred to another year.
  • Applicants may ask as many questions as they wish, but each applicant will only receive one ballot in the draw through the Contact Us button. Additional ballots can be received by attending the Discover Days events.
  • Acceptance of the award allows Trent to publish your name as winner
  • The winner will be randomly drawn from the pool of all entries
  • The winner will receive notification of the award to the email address they provide when registering for Discover Day events
  • The award must be claimed by June 30, 2018