The Athletic and Recreation Centre and the Toronto Pan Am Sport Centre

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The Athletics and Recreation Centre at UTSC

The Athletics and Recreation Centre at UTSC is one of the hubs of activity on Campus and a gathering place for those pursuing a healthy active lifestyle.

They offer many fitness and athletic programs at the Toronto Pan Am Sport Centre (see below), but also many sports clubs such as tennis, cricket, MMA, Quidditch and much more. Check the Athletics and Recreation Centre at UTSC website to know more.

The Toronto Pan Am Sport Centre

The Toronto Pan Am Sport Centre (TPASC) is a state-of-the-art facility housing a wide range of first-class amenities and providing a wealth of benefits for the UTSC community.

 

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TPASC Membership includes access to:

  • Fitness Centre (Strength & Conditioning and Cardio Studios)
  • TPASC Group Fitness Classes
  • TPASC Field House Open Times
  • TPASC Aquatic Lane Swim and Open Times
  • TPASC Aquatic Classes
  • Climbing Wall Open Times
  • Indoor Track Open Times
  • Special Member-Only Events
  • Two (2) hours of complimentary parking with each visit

 

 

The Vice-Dean Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies supports graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in staying active through rebate and special offers for memberships at TPASC.

For UTSC Postdoctoral Fellows:

UTSC Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (UTSC PFP) is designed to provide outstanding recent doctoral students advanced training in their field of study. These fellowships are not discipline-specific, but rather can be held in any department or research unit across U of T Scarborough. New recruits are encouraged to apply.

Postdoc fellows must secure sponsorship of a supervisor (or supervisors) from the professoriate at U of T Scarborough. UTSC supervisor(s) must nominate their prospective postdoc fellow following the timeline and processes outlined below.

For more information on application process; please refer to the UTSC PFP webpage.

The University of Toronto Scarborough’s UTSC Inclusive Excellence Postdoctoral Fellowship provides funding to UTSC departments to increase opportunities for hiring postdoctoral fellows from underrepresented groups, specifically Indigenous and Black researchers. 

Guidelines and application form are available on the UTSC Inclusive Excellence Postdoctoral Fellowship Program webpage.

The University of Toronto Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship program provides funding to Graduate Faculties to increase opportunities for hiring postdoctoral fellows from underrepresented groups, specifically Indigenous and Black researchers.

Guidelines and application form are available on the Provost's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program webpage.

SoTL involves studying how students learn and sharing these findings publicly. Faculty approach teaching in a scholarly manner by reading educational literature, reviewing and adjusting teaching based on evaluations, and participating in teaching-focused workshops.

Details will be available in the Spring.

The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program is intended to attract and retain top-tier postdoctoral talent, both nationally and internationally; develop their leadership potential; and position them for success as research leaders of tomorrow, positively contributing to Canada's economic, social and research-based growth through a research-intensive career. 

Guidelines and application forms are available on the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

Highlights of TPASC Memberships for UTSC Postdocs (Adult, Couples, Family-1 and Family-2 memberships):

  • The First two months of the UTSC Postdoc membership are free! The Vice-Dean, Graduate will cover the cost of the first two months of the TPASC gym membership for UTSC Postdocs.
  • The UTSC Postdoc membership can be terminated without a cancellation fee after 8 months.

More information on TPASC Gym Membership for Postdocs' discounted rate, process to request, and FAQ.