Admissions Events and Tours


Faculty of Information Virtual Tour

Inforum Virtual Tour

Information Days (MI & MMSt)

Attend an Information Day and hear from current students, faculty members 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).

  • Saturday January 12, 2019 

Information day *for non-University of Toronto Students interested in MI, MMSt & CDP students – Registration is now open!

Double Blue *for University of Toronto Students interested in the MI Program – Registration is now open!

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Information Days (BI)

Attend an Information Day and hear from faculty members and staff about admission requirements, course work, work integrated learning opportunities, etc. in the NEW Bachelor of Information program (BI). It is a second-entry professional undergraduate program. The BI considers the interactions between social worlds and information technologies, providing students with the conceptual tools and practical techniques necessary to understand and effect change in a data-intensive society. The program integrates design thinking, critical scholarship, and experiential learning.  

  • Saturday January 12, 2019 

Registration is now open!

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Information Night (PhD)

Attend an Information Night and hear from faculty members and staff about admission requirements, course work, etc. The doctorate program features advanced scholarly research in the theoretical basis of information studies. Faculty and students at the iSchool engage in highly diverse research areas including: Archives & Records Management, Critical Information Policy Studies, Cultural Heritage, Information Systems and Design, Knowledge Management & Information Management, Library & Information Science, Philosophy of Information

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Tours of the Faculty of Information

Led by current MI or MMSt students, these 60 minute walking tours take guests to areas of particular interest to prospective students and will also allow you to ask your questions about student life at the Faculty of Information. Tours will be held on Wednesdays from 2pm-3pm, with the exception of September 19th and November 14th. Tours will be held twice on these days at 10am and at 2pm. Please note that the tours leave promptly at their scheduled departure time.

Register Here!

  • Wednesday September 19, 2018
  • Wednesday October 3, 2018
  • Wednesday October 10, 2018
  • Wednesday October 17, 2018
  • Wednesday October 24, 2018
  • Wednesday November 14, 2018
  • Wednesday November 21, 2018
  • Wednesday November 28, 2018
  • Wednesday December 5, 2018

Spring tour dates will be added mid-December.

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Graduate Admissions Information Night & Tours 

Have general questions about admission to the Masters of Information / Masters of Museum Studies programs at the Faculty of Information. Come to a session and chat with the Recruitment & Admissions Officer and tour the Faculty of Information led by one of our Student Ambassadors.

*Registration is now open!

  • Tuesday October 16, 2018
  • Tuesday November 13, 2018
  • Tuesday December 4, 2018

Time for all dates are the same: 6:00 pm  – 7:30 pm

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2018 Fall Visits

We are visiting you! Stop by the Faculty of Information booth at any of the following 2018 Fall Visits and get your questions answered. Ask us about the programs we offer, admission requirements and procedures, upcoming events and more!

September 19, 2018: University of Toronto (Mississauga)

September 25, 2018: Queen’s University

September 26, 2018: Carleton University

September 26, 2018: University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOiT)

September 27, 2018: University of Toronto (Scarborough)

September 28, 2018: University of British Columbia

October 1, 2018: Mount Royal University

October 2, 2018: University of Calgary

October 3, 2018: Wilfrid Laurier University (Brantford)

October 4, 2018: York University

October 5, 2018: University of Toronto (St. George)

October 9, 2018: Trent University

October 17, 2018: McMaster University

October 18, 2018: University of Western

October 22, 2018: University of Waterloo

October 23, 2018: University of Guelph

October 24, 2018: Wilfrid Laurier (Waterloo)

November 1: Seneca College (Newnham)

November 6, 2018: McGill University

November 7, 2018: McGill University

November 8, 2018: Concordia University

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Online Webinars

General Admissions (MI & MMST & CDP):

Have general questions about admission to the Masters of Information / Masters of Museum Studies programs at the Faculty of Information and you are not able to attend the in person Information Day? Join the webinar and chat live with the Recruitment & Admissions Officer. Questions? Please contact us via admissions.ischool@utoronto.ca

*Registration is open!

  • Tuesday October 30, 2018 @ 12pm – 1pm
  • Wednesday November 14, 2018 @ 12pm – 1pm

General Admissions (BI):

Have general questions about admission to the NEW Bachelors of Information  program at the Faculty of Information and you are not able to attend the in person Information Day? Join the webinar and chat live with the Recruitment & Admissions Officer. Questions? Please contact us via admissions.ischool@utoronto.ca

*Registration is open!

  • Wednesday October 31, 2018 @ 12pm – 1pm

General Admissions (PhD)

  • TBD

Student Experience & Experiential Education:

We all know academics is important; but more than just providing excellence in academics, the Faculty of Information provides other opportunities. Practical hands on experience and support services that will prepare you for your academic and future careers and help you stand out from the crowd after you graduate. You will learn about all the services and experiential learning opportunities available and hear from current students about what its like to be an Faculty of Information student.

  • March 2019!