Trent University will host future students, their friends and families at Virtual Fall Open House this Saturday, November 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (EST), an opportunity for those planning their post-secondary pathways to explore Ontario’s #1 undergraduate university.
Trent’s Virtual Fall Open House will highlight the University’s campuses in both Peterborough and Durham GTA, feature live chats and information sessions with faculty, staff and current students, and showcase video tours of spaces, places and experiences offered at both campuses, including the brand new residence and academic building at Trent Durham.
“We’re bringing the best of Trent – world-renowned professors, passionate current students, inspiring campus communities to live and study – online for prospective students to enjoy from the comfort of home,” explains Marilyn Burns, vice-president, Communications & Enrolment. “The event will feature real-time presentations, breakout rooms and live chats where future Trent students can learn about our academic programs, guaranteed career experience, and life at Trent’s campuses in Peterborough and Durham. We have seen a tremendous uptake with the number of students registered for both campuses already.”
All prospective students who register for and attend this weekend’s Virtual Fall Open House are also automatically entered in a draw to win free first-year tuition.
Highlights from Trent’s Virtual Fall Open House include:
- Sit in on academic information sessions and interact in real-time with faculty and current students in your program of interest
- Speak with our friendly and helpful staff in Scholarships, Academic Student Supports, Residence, and more during our Live Chat sessions
- Picture yourself at Trent’s Peterborough and Durham GTA campuses through our virtual campus tours, featuring residences and student spaces
- Learn about applying to Trent with sessions with Admissions staff
For more information and to register for virtual Open House visit: trentu.ca/openhouse
About Trent University
One of Canada's top universities, Trent University was founded on the ideal of interactive learning that's personal, purposeful and transformative. Consistently recognized nationally for leadership in teaching, research and student satisfaction, Trent attracts excellent students from across the country and around the world. Here, undergraduate and graduate students connect and collaborate with faculty, staff and their peers through diverse communities that span residential colleges, classrooms, disciplines, hands-on research, co-curricular and community-based activities. Across all disciplines, Trent brings critical, integrative thinking to life every day. Today, Trent's unique approach to personal development through supportive, collaborative community engagement is in more demand than ever. Students lead the way by co-creating experiences rooted in dialogue, diverse perspectives and collaboration. In a learning environment that builds life-long passion for inclusion, leadership and social change, Trent's students, alumni, faculty and staff are engaged global citizens who are catalysts in developing sustainable solutions to complex issues. Trent's Peterborough campus boasts award-winning architecture in a breathtaking natural setting on the banks of the Otonabee River, just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto, while Trent University Durham Greater Toronto Area, delivers a distinct mix of programming in the east GTA.
For more information contact:
Cara Walsh, communications and media relations officer, Trent University, (705) 748-1011 x6240 or email@example.com