U of T to ensure student access despite changes to OSAP, tuition framework

Friday, January 18 - 2019
The University of Toronto is committed to maintaining its standing among the world’s top academic and research institutions – and ensuring access for all qualified students – despite the Ontario…

U of T to be smoke-free beginning on Jan. 1

Friday, December 14 - 2018
The University of Toronto will begin the new year with a smoke-free campus. Governing Council yesterday approved a new smoke-free policy that prohibits smoking and vaping tobacco, cannabis and other…

Employment equity report suggests U of T closing representation gaps

Thursday, December 6 - 2018
The University of Toronto’s Report on Employment Equity 2017-2018 suggests the university is improving representation gaps among its employees – although there’s still much work to be done. …

U of T one of only eight universities globally to place in top 50 in all subject rankings: Times Higher Education

Monday, December 3 - 2018
The University of Toronto ranks highest in Canada in nine different subjects, and is one of only eight universities in the world to place in the top 50 across 11 subjects, according to new rankings…

U of T ranked top public university in North America for employability: Times Higher Education

Friday, November 16 - 2018
University of Toronto graduates are among the world’s most desirable employees, according to a new ranking published by the prestigious Times Higher Education magazine. The magazine’s…

U of T plans to ban smoking on all campuses in new year

Friday, November 9 - 2018
The University of Toronto wants to stamp out smoking across its three campuses. The university has announced that it plans to ban smoking starting on Jan. 1. The policy would apply to the…

'Diligence, focus and passion': Rose Patten is installed as U of T's 34th chancellor

Tuesday, November 6 - 2018
It was shortly after 11 a.m. when Rose Patten clasped – with both hands – the outstretched palm of the first graduate to cross the stage at the University of Toronto’s 2018 fall convocation. Patten…

U of T places No. 1 in Canada, No. 20 globally in U.S. News & World Report's ranking of best universities

Wednesday, October 31 - 2018
The University of Toronto has once again been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the number one school in Canada and among the top 10 public universities in the world. With a focus…

To promote diversity, U of T puts out special call for Canada Research Chair applications

Tuesday, October 23 - 2018
The University of Toronto has put out a special call for applications to the Canada Research Chair program in an effort to recruit more chairholders in underrepresented groups – a move in keeping…

U of T expert on recreational cannabis: What we know – and don't know – about its health effects

Tuesday, October 16 - 2018
Ruth Ross is a prominent cannabis researcher at U of T.After cannabis becomes legal in Canada tomorrow, its availability is bound to spread like, yes, a weed. Ordering marijuana for recreational use…

U of T retains top spot in Maclean's annual ranking for best overall reputation

Monday, October 15 - 2018
The University of Toronto has been ranked first in Canada by Maclean’s magazine for its research-intensive medical and doctoral programs. The annual ranking, released this week, saw U of T…

Cannabis on campus: U of T ramps up efforts to educate students, staff and faculty

Friday, October 12 - 2018
With cannabis set to be legalized next week, the University of Toronto is ramping up efforts to educate students, staff and faculty about potential health and safety issues, as well as their…