University of Toronto is a universitywide partner in Toronto, Canada.

Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of September - late December
Semester II: 1st week of January - late April

Exact dates


Students must be in good academic standing. Generally students find the academic culture challenging.

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Areas of study open to exchange students
Courses at Master’s level

Yes (but must meet the School of graduate Studies admission requirements)

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

On-campus housing is only guaranteed on the Scarborough campus. There is not guarantee on-campus housing for exchange students at our St. George and Mississauga campuses. Assistance is provided to students, but housing cannot be guaranteed. It is extremely unlikely that students would find on-campus housing if they are only coming first semester.  

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Estimated living costs per month

Approximately $1500-$2500, most expensive campus to more affordable campus: St George, Mississauga, Scarborough

Health Insurance Requirements: UHIP is mandatory and costs $55/month

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Credits and grading

Normal study load per term
in credits:  2-2.5
in courses: Undergraduate students: the maximum permitted work load for undergraduate-level students is five (5) courses (2.5 credits) per academic term. The minimum work load to be considered a "full-time student" is three (3) courses.
Graduate students: the maximum work load is four (4) courses (2.0 credits) per academic term.

Grading system:
4.0 GPA, letter grades
Minimum pass: D (for undergraduate studies) / B (for graduate studies)

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Number of places available

1-2  places per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.


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More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.