Admissions Events and Tours



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2021 / 2022 admissions events have begun! Please check this page frequently for new updates. Previous recordings and resources are available on our Graduate Admissions Hub (for incoming MI / MMSt / CDP Students).

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Overview

The Faculty of Information is pleased to offer a variety of admissions events for our programs, including information days / nights, webinars, student experience panels, virtual tours, weekly drop-in chats with a member of the admissions team, and more!

On this page, you will find information on upcoming events, links to recordings of previous events, and more!

Click the button below to download the 2022 / 2023 Admissions Viewbook for information on our Faculty and available programs:


Information Days


2021 / 2022 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. Join and learn more about the innovative, interdisciplinary curriculum from the BI Program Director!

Upcoming Events

(NEW!) Register for BI Info Night(s) Now! (Eventbrite)

    • November 23, 2021 (7:00–8:30 PM ET)
    • January 25, 2022 (7:00–8:30 PM ET)
    • March 29, 2022 (7:00–8:30 PM ET)
    • April 26, 2022 (7:00–8:30 PM ET)

2021 / 2022 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.

Upcoming Events

(NEW!) Register for MI / MMSt Info Day(s) Now!


2021 / 2022 Virtual Information Days (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.

Previous Event Recordings


Webinars


Bachelor of Information (BI) — General Program & Admissions Webinar

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

Upcoming Events

(NEW!) Register for BI General Program & Admissions Webinar(s) Now! (Eventbrite)

    • October 20, 2021 (12:00–01:00 PM ET)
    • November 3, 2021 (12:00–01:00 PM ET)
    • November 17, 2021 (12:00–01:00 PM ET)
    • December 1, 2021 (12:00–01:00 PM ET)
    • December 15, 2021 (12:00–01:00 PM ET)

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!

Upcoming Events

(NEW!) Register for MI and MMSt Admissions Presentation / Webinar now! (Eventbrite)

    • October 29, 2021 (1:00–2:00 PM ET)
    • November 1, 2021 (1:00–2:00 PM ET)
    • November 12, 2021 (1:00–2:00 PM ET)
    • November 19, 2021 (1:00–2:00 PM ET)
    • November 26, 2021 (1:00–2:00 PM ET)

Previous Event Recordings


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.


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 Drop-In Sessions

Will start back up again in November! Please come back for more information.


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.

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


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 about the Ask an Alum program.