Admissions Events and Tours


2021 events details, recordings, and resources are available on our Graduate Admissions Hub (Incoming MI / MMSt / CDP Students).

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INFORMATION DAYS

2020/2021 Virtual Information Days (MI / MMSt / CDP):

Attend an Information Day and hear from current students, faculty and staff about course work, work integrated learning opportunities, financial aid, admission requirements, etc. in the Master of Information (MI) & Master of Museum Studies (MMSt) Programs; as well as the Combined Degree Program (CDP) option (MI + MMSt). Find out about career prospects, student services, admission requirements, internships, practicum and more.

2020/2021 Virtual Information Days (BI):

Attend an Information Day and hear from current students, faculty and staff about course work, work integrated learning opportunities, financial aid, admission requirements, etc. in the 2nd Entry Bachelor of Information (BI) Program. Find out about career prospects, student services, admission requirements, practicum and more.

2020/2021 Virtual Information Night (PhD):

The doctorate program features advanced scholarly research in the theoretical basis of information, media and technology studies. In private and public institutions, apply the PhD to professional practice functions such as research, systems analysis and design, and administration. Attend this session to learn more about the admissions process and application requirements.

Thursday October 22, 2020 @ 7 PM EST. Watch the recording from this session here!


WEBINARS

Bachelor of Information (BI) General Program & Admissions Webinar

Want to learn more about our brand new Second-Entry Bachelor of Information Program? Join us for a webinar!

      • New dates TBA

Masters of Information & Masters of Museum Studies General Program & Admissions Webinar:

Are you curious to learn more about University of Toronto’s Master of Information and Master of Museum Studies Programs? Do you have general admissions questions? Join us for a webinar!

Previous Webinar Recordings:

      • Wednesday, February 26,2020: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST (Master of Information only). During this webinar students also heard from Professor Caidi about Library & Information Science and Critical Information Policy Studies concentrations. View the recording here.
      • Tuesday, February 13, 2020: During this webinar students also heard from Professor St-Cyr about UXD concentration. View the recording here.
      • Wednesday January 29, 2020: During this webinar students also heard from Professor Senderovich about Human-Centered Data Science and Information Systems & Design concentrations.  View the recording here.

STUDENT PANELS

Student Experience & Experiential Education Panel:

Join this session to hear from and chat live with some of our current MI and MMSt students about what its like to be an Faculty of Information student, the different ways to get involved and get the most out of your experience at the iSchool and advice for new / incoming students.

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VIRTUAL TOURS

2021 Live Virtual Tours

Interested in continuing your education at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Information iSchool? Come get a glimpse of everything we have to offer with a virtual tour of the iSchool, Robarts Library, the Inforum and more. Led by a Student Ambassador, these 45 minute tours will take you to areas of particular interest to prospective students and our ambassadors will be able to answer any questions you have about the Faculty of Information.

More dates to be announced soon…


WEEKLY LIVE DROP-IN CHAT SESSIONS

Weekly live drop-in chat sessions for prospective and newly admitted students (BI, MI, MMSt, CDP, PhD):

We are available for a live chat every Wednesday from 10:00 am to 11:00 am EST. Drop in if you have any specific questions about the programs or admissions. We recommend that you attend one of our general webinars first.

You can join the live chat HERE! 

*Please note, the live session for Wednesday June 23 has been rescheduled to Thursday June 24 @ 10 am ET. 

UPCOMING EVENT: Meet Your Advisors / Q&A Session (for incoming MI / MMSt / CDP students)

Every Faculty of Information student has a dedicated Academic Advisor within the Faculty to provide you with guidance and academic support. You can go to your dedicated Academic Advisor on any topic or question that you might have throughout the year. Attend this session to meet your Academic Advisors and ask them your questions so you are better prepared for the start of classes in September. Remember, we will be holding a “Getting Started” enrolment event on Saturday, July 10, 2021, any questions related to course enrolment and registration will be addressed then.

For event details, please view the Faculty of Information — Graduate Admissions Hub website.


CONNECT WITH ISCHOOL ALUMNI

Ask an Alum

Did you know that as a prospective Faculty of Information student, you can connect with our Alumni to learn about career development and the real-life experience of entering the workforce? Learn more here.