Parents

Partnering to Support Your University Student - University of Toronto Scarborough

Congratulations – you’ve raised an accomplished scholar! At U of T Scarborough, your student will attend one of the world’s top ranked universities while benefiting from it's wonderfully close and engaged community.

Your student will be entering an exhilarating time of life. Over the next several years, your student will be meet new friends, become involved in stimulating work and research and develop a deeper understanding of the world. 

As you watch these changes, we encourage you to help your student expand their resourcefulness by seeking out new opportunities and any support they may need. 

Join U of T’s parent and family e-newsletter to help you stay informed of university news.

A few resources to get you started:

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Student Transition

We’ve provided some information to help you understand what your student will be experiencing during their first year.

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Supporting Your Student

When students require additional support during their transition to university, we recommend the following tips and guidelines for parents and guardians.

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The University Life Cycle

A month-by-month list of possible stressors is shown below to help parents and guardians become aware of when issues may typically arise, and what resources are available to support students.

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2018–19 U of T Scarborough Viewbook

An introduction to our campus and what to expect as a U of T Scarborough student, including our programs, student life and more!

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A Website for Parents & Families

Be informed, supported, & engaged in the University.