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2020 Ontario Virtual School
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2020 Ontario Virtual School
CONTENTS                                                                           PROGRAMS                                                                                                                                                                                                NEW
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Chemical Engineering Dual Degree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Financial Analytics*
Peterborough Campus ............................................ 6                 Ancient Greek & Roman Studies.............................. 41
                                                                                      Specialization:
                                                                                                                                                                               Education (Option) NEW............................................34                                          Kinesiology*
                                                                                                                                                                               English Literature D&P..................................................51                         Policing & Community Well-being*
Durham GTA Campus .............................................. 8                    › Greek & Latin                                                                             Specialization:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Journalism & Creative Writing
                                                                                   Anthropology D&P........................................................ 41                    › Literary History NEW
Campus Locations ................................................ 10               Applied Ethics (Option)...............................................34                    Trent-ESL: English for University..............................51
                                                                                   Archaeology..................................................................... 41         Environmental Chemistry............................................51
                                                                                      Specializations:                                                                                                                                                                    Mathematics.....................................................................64
Student Life ............................................................. 12         › Environmental Archaeology NEW
                                                                                                                                                                               Environmental Geoscience........................................ 52                           Specializations:
                                                                                      › Mediterranean Archaeology                                                              Environmental & Resource Science/Studies....... 52                                            › Mathematical Finance
The Colleges .......................................................... 14         Arts, Honours D&P.........................................................42                Environmental Science/Studies (B.E.S.S.)............. 53                                      › Statistics

                                                                                                                                                                               Financial Analytics* NEW............................................ 53                    Mathematical Economics...........................................64
Residence ................................................................ 15      Bachelor of Arts & Science.........................................42
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mathematical Physics................................................... 65
                                                                                   Biochemistry & Molecular Biology..........................43                                Forensic Biology............................................................. 55
                                                                                       Specialization:                                                                         Forensic Chemistry........................................................ 55              Media Studies D&P......................................................... 65

Athletics & Recreation .......................................... 22                   › Health Sciences                                                                       Forensic Science............................................................. 54           Medical Professional Stream..................................... 63
                                                                                   Biology................................................................................43       Specialization:                                                                        Nursing...............................................................................66
                                                                                       Specializations:                                                                            › Law & Policing                                                                       Online Programs D&P.................................................. 65
Take Your Education Global ................................ 26                         › Conservation Biology                                                                  Forensics & Arts............................................................... 55         Philosophy D&P.............................................................. 67
                                                                                       › Health Sciences
Scholarships & Bursaries ...................................... 28
                                                                                                                                                                               Forensics & Science....................................................... 55                  Specialization:
                                                                                   Biomedical Science.......................................................43
                                                                                                                                                                               French Studies................................................................. 56             › Ethics NEW
                                                                                   Business Administration D&P....................................44                               Specialization:                                                                        Physics................................................................................ 67
                                                                                       Specializations:
Careerspace ........................................................... 30
                                                                                                                                                                                   › Québec and Franco-Canadian Studies                                                   Planning (Option) NEW............................................... 35
                                                                                       › Accounting D&P
                                                                                       › Economics                                                                             Gender & Women’s Studies D&P............................. 56                               Policing & Community Well-Being* D NEW....... 67
Find Your Academic Program ............................. 32                            › Entrepreneurship D&P                                                                  Geographical Information Systems (Option).....34                                           Political Studies...............................................................68
                                                                                       › Ethics & Sustainability
                                                                                                                                                                               Geography......................................................................... 56          Specialization:
    Degree Programs ............................................. 40                   › Finance
                                                                                                                                                                               Global Power & Politics (Option)............................34                                 › Public Policy
                                                                                       › Human Resource Management D&P
    Options ............................................................... 34         › Information Systems and E-Commerce D&P                                                History D&P...................................................................... 57       Pre-Law Pathways.......................................................... 62
                                                                                       › Marketing & Consumer Culture D&P                                                                                                                                                 Pre-Med Pathways......................................................... 63
                                                                                                                                                                               Human Resources Management
    Specializations .................................................. 36              › Niigaaniiwin – The Art of Leading
                                                                                                                                                                               Postgraduate Certificate D&P................................... 57                             › Medical School
                                                                                   Business & Arts D&P......................................................44                                                                                                                › Veterinary School
                                                                                                                                                                               Indigenous Diploma Programs................................. 57
                                                                                   Business & Science D&P..............................................44                                                                                                                 Pre-Medical Studies (Option)................................... 35
Admission Requirements ......................................72                    Canadian Studies............................................................ 45
                                                                                                                                                                               Indigenous Environmental Science/Studies....... 58
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Pre-Modern Studies (Option)................................... 35
                                                                                                                                                                               Indigenous Reconciliation & Resurgence
How to Apply .......................................................... 71         Chemical Engineering:                                                                       (Option)............................................................................. 35   Psychology D&P.............................................................68
                                                                                   Trent/Swansea Dual Degree NEW...........................50                                                                                                                                Specialization:
                                                                                                                                                                               Indigenous Studies........................................................ 58                 › Psychological Development D&P
Visit Trent ................................................................. 75   Chemical Physics............................................................ 45
                                                                                                                                                                               Information Systems..................................................... 58                Science, Honours D&P.................................................69
                                                                                   Chemistry.......................................................................... 45
Connect with Us ....................................................76             Child & Youth Studies D...............................................46
                                                                                                                                                                               International Development Studies........................ 59
                                                                                                                                                                                   Specializations:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Social Work D&P.............................................................69

                                                                                                                                                                                   › African Studies                                                                      Sociology D&P.................................................................69
                                                                                   Circumpolar Studies Diploma...................................46
                                                                                                                                                                                   › Latin American Studies                                                                  Specializations:
                                                                                   Circumpolar Studies (Option)..................................34                                                                                                                          › Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies
                                                                                                                                                                               International Development Studies                                                             › Health Studies
                                                                                   Communications & Critical Thinking D................46
                                                                                                                                                                               (Option) D&P................................................................... 35
                                                                                   Communications & Critical Thinking                                                                                                                                                     Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems.............. 70
                                                                                                                                                                               International Political Economy.............................. 59                               Specialization:
                                                                                   (Option).............................................................................34
                                                                                                                                                                               Joint Majors......................................................................60           › Applied Agriculture
                                                                                   Computing Systems (Co-op) D&P........................... 47
                                                                                                                                                                               	Combine almost any two majors. Popular                                                   Theatre Studies (Option)............................................ 35
                                                                                      Specializations:
                                                                                                                                                                                   Joint Majors include, but are not limited to:
                                                                                      › Computer Science                                                                                                                                                                  Visual Arts (Option) NEW........................................... 35
                                                                                                                                                                                   › Computing Systems & Business
                                                                                      › Data Analytics
                                                                                                                                                                                   › English Literature & Media Studies                                                   Water Sciences................................................................ 70
                                                                                      › Software Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                   ›	Environmental & Resource
                                                                                   Computing Systems & Physics.................................. 47                                   Studies & Business
                                                                                   Conservation Biology (Co-op).................................. 47                               › History & Psychology
                                                                                                                                                                                   › Information Systems & Forensics
                                                                                   Creative Writing (Option) D NEW...........................34
                                                                                                                                                                               Journalism & Creative Writing D NEW.................. 61                                   D	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Indicates programs available in
                                                                                   Cultural Studies...............................................................48                                                                                                        Durham GTA only.
                                                                                       Specializations:                                                                        Kinesiology* NEW.......................................................... 61
                                                                                       › Integrated Arts                                                                                                                                                                  D&P	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Indicates programs available in
                                                                                                                                                                               Languages (Option)...................................................... 35
                                                                                       › Literature & Narrative                                                                                                                                                               Durham GTA and Peterborough.
                                                                                                                                                                               Law & Arts:
                                                                                       › Film & Media                                                                                                                                                                                    All other programs available in
                                                                                                                                                                               Trent/Swansea Dual Degree D&P............................ 62
                                                                                       › Culture & Theory                                                                                                                                                                                Peterborough only.
                                                                                                                                                                               Law & Business:
                                                                                   Ecological Restoration
                                                                                                                                                                               Trent/Swansea Dual Degree D&P............................ 62                               Many programs also offer courses online.
                                                                                   (Joint Trent-Fleming program).................................48
                                                                                                                                                                               Legal Studies (Option) D&P....................................... 35                       Learn more: trentu.ca/online
                                                                                   Economics.........................................................................48
                                                                                                                                                                               Linguistics (Option)...................................................... 35
                                                                                   Education...........................................................................49                                                                                                 * pending approval
                                                                                      › Bachelor of Education                                                                  Marketing (Option) D&P............................................. 35
                                                                                      › Indigenous Bachelor of Education                                                       Marketing & Entrepreneurship
                                                                                      › Teacher Education Stream D&P                                                           Postgraduate Certificate D&P...................................64
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WELCOME TO                                                                      2 CAMPUSES:

TRENT UNIVERSITY                                                                PETERBOROUGH &
                                                                                DURHAM GREATER TORONTO AREA
                                                                                                                                                            7                     5
                                                                                                                                                                       CANADA         RHODES
                                                                                95%
#1
                                                                                                       of students happy
                                                                                                                                                                       RESEARCH

                         90%
                                                                                                       THEY CHOSE TRENT
                                                                                                                                                                       CHAIRS         SCHOLARS

                                                        TOP 5
                                                                in Canada for

                                                                                                                                 #1                                               TOP 10
                                                                OVERALL

                                                                                2
    Undergraduate        TRENT GRADS EMPLOYED                   REPUTATION*                  NOBEL                                                           in Canada for
       University        six months after graduation;                                        PRIZE
     IN ONTARIO          93% after two years**                                               WINNERS                                                         SCHOLARSHIPS*        GREENEST CAMPUSES
     8 years in a row*
                                                                                                                                                                                  in Canada***

                                                                                It’s time to raise your voice as part of a community that continues to rise to the challenge
                                                                                of a changing world. Trent provides a transformative learning experience, recognized for
                                                                                creating global citizens prepared for leadership and career success. Come to Ontario’s top
                                                                                undergraduate university – and challenge the way you think.

                                                                                *
                                                                                    Maclean’s University Rankings 2019; **CUDO 2018; ***UI GreenMetric Rankings 2018

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THIS IS OUR
                                                                                                 CAMPUS QUICK FACTS
PETERBOROUGH CAMPUS
The perfect backdrop for you to live, learn and be inspired
                                                                                                                                                              30 km
Trent's Symons Campus in Peterborough Ontario has been called "a sensory feast." From the
moment you arrive on campus, you will discover why. Our picturesque natural environment is
                                                                                                 8,240             undergraduate
                                                                                                                   students
                                                                                                                                                              of hiking trails
                                                                                                                                                                                     12x                              1,400
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      acre campus
matched only by leading academic programs and nearly limitless opportunities to get involved                                                                                        per day GO buses run
and gain career experience.                                                                       700+             international students
                                                                                                                   from 79 countries
                                                                                                                                                                                    from campus to Toronto

Located on the banks of the Otonabee River, just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto,
Trent’s Symons Campus offers an impressive range of academically rigorous programs
across the arts and sciences, as well as professional programs in business, law, medicine, the
environment and more. Here, academic excellence combines with state-of-the-art research
facilities and exemplary teaching within a personal, close-knit community that provides a
transformative student experience.

Surrounded by award-winning architecture and dynamic student spaces, you will connect
and interact with other students and your professors and become part of the Trent family.

                                                                                                 Trent University respectfully acknowledges it is located on the treaty and traditional territory of the Mississauga Anishinaabeg.
Learn more about life in Peterborough on page 10.                                                We offer our gratitude to First Peoples for their care for, and teachings about, our earth and our relations.

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WELCOME TO OUR
                                                                                                    CAMPUS QUICK FACTS
DURHAM CAMPUS
GREATER TORONTO AREA                                                                                        1,382
                                                                                                            undergraduate
                                                                                                                            10 min
                                                                                                                            or less to Highway 401
                                                                                                                            and Oshawa GO station            40 min
                                                                                                            students                                         to Union Station in
                                                                                                                                                             downtown Toronto
A transformative learning experience on the grow
                                                                                                                                    18:1
                                                                                                                                    student-faculty ratio
At Trent University Durham GTA, your education unfolds on a personal scale. With one of the best
student-to-faculty ratios out there, our extraordinary commitment to teaching undergrad students
is what sets Trent Durham apart. At our growing campus, leading academic programs with a
common focus on social responsibility are taught by expert faculty members – distinguished
historians, award-winning authors, renowned social scientists and top researchers, just to name
a few. Here, our popular programs in Business, Communications & Critical Thinking, Law, Social
Work, Child & Youth Studies, Policing, Computing Systems, Anthropology, English Literature, Media
Studies, History, Teacher Education, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, and Journalism provide
you with an array of options and creative joint majors.

With hands-on, career-ready experience and an abundance of opportunities for student
engagement, you have all the tools for future success, no matter what path you choose.

Trent University Durham GTA is the campus of choice for top scholars looking for a truly
personalized learning experience.

                                                                                                                                                            WE’RE EXPANDING:
                                                                                                                                                            NEW RESIDENCE &
                                                                                                                                                            ACADEMIC BUILDING
                                                                                                                                                            Starting in fall 2020, you will
                                                                                                                                                            be able to live on campus
                                                                                                                                                            and experience all that Trent
                                                                                                                                                            Durham has to offer 24/7.
                                                                                                                                                            New classrooms, residence
                                                                                                                                                            spaces, outdoor courtyard
                                                                                                                                                            and group study spaces –
                                                                                                                                                            you will be part of the first
                                                                                                                                                            class of students to have
                                                                                                                                                            access to it all!
Learn more about life in the GTA on page 11.                                                                                                                trentu.ca/durham/expansion

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FROM HERE TO THE WORLD                                                                                                THERE’S PLENTY TO EXPLORE AND
                                                                                                                      DISCOVER IN YOUR NEW COMMUNITY
WELCOME TO PETERBOROUGH                                              PETERBOROUGH
                                                                     QUICK FACTS
                                                                                                                      WELCOME TO OSHAWA                                                      DURHAM GTA
                                                                                                                                                                                             QUICK FACTS
Canada’s Electric City                                                                                                On the Doorstep of Canada's
The City of Peterborough blends a thriving arts, culture, and
entertainment scene with the breathtaking natural landscapes         141,357                                          Largest Metropolis
                                                                                                                      Home to Trent Durham GTA, the City of Oshawa in the
                                                                                                                                                                                             645,862                  population
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Durham Region
                                                                     population Greater Peterborough Area
                                                                                                                                                                                             40 min
of the famed Kawartha Lakes region. This relaxed and friendly                                                                                                                                                      to Union Station in
                                                                                                                      Durham Region offers the best of both worlds: a smaller
community offers the perfect backdrop for students who want                                                                                                                                                        downtown Toronto
both an ideal place to study and a chance to make lasting            90 min                                           close-knit community in the Greater Toronto Area, where

memories with new friends at the city’s trendy restaurants, cafés,   to downtown Toronto (even faster
                                                                     when the 407 extension opens)
                                                                                                                      Canada’s largest and most culturally-diverse city provides
                                                                                                                      endless placement and employment opportunities.
                                                                                                                                                                                             130+            parks and trails
                                                                                                                                                                                                             in Oshawa
pubs, and festivals. Whether you’re a nature lover, adventure
seeker, foodie, or all of the above, Peterborough is a wonderful
                                                                     100+ 300+
                                                                                                                      Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the Region’s natural
                                                                                                                      beauty, as you explore the extensive trails network or
                                                                                                                                                                                             50+          restaurants, pubs and cafés
                                                                                                                                                                                                          in downtown Oshawa
place to live, study, and gain valuable work experience.
                                                                     parks and trails   annual festivals              savour the natural greenbelt. Enjoy state-of-the-art sports
                                                                                        and events                    facilities, premier shopping centres and a thriving arts and
                                                                                                                      entertainment scene – all minutes away from the Oshawa
                                                                                                                      GO Station and Highway 401. For students who want
                                                                                                                                                                                     DID YOU
DID YOU                                                                                                               to be close to the action while enjoying the charm of a        KNOW?
                                                                                                                      close-knit community, the GTA is a wonderful place to          • Blockbuster films shot in the Durham Region
KNOW?                                                                                                                 visit, explore and discover.                                      include IT, X-Men, Billy Madison, and Life of Pi

• An abundance of biking, paddling and indoor                                                                                                                                       • The name Oshawa originates from the Ojibwa
   rock climbing options make Peterborough                                                                                                                                              term aazhaway, meaning “the crossing place”
   one of the 21 most active cities in Canada
                                                                                                                                                                                     • The City of Oshawa is #1 for employment in
• Aroma from the Quaker Oats factory makes                                                                                                                                             Ontario; #3 in all of Canada
   Peterborough smell like freshly-baked cookies

• Peterborough was voted #12 friendliest
   communities in Canada

                                                                                             Peterborough Musicfest

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STUDENT LIFE: GET INVOLVED
MAKE FRIENDS AND MEMORIES FOR LIFE
At Trent University, academics are just the beginning of your
university experience. Outside the lecture hall, Trent’s diverse,   ORIENTATION FOR NEW STUDENTS
close-knit community makes it easy to get involved, meet new
                                                                    Before you arrive on campus and after
people and make a positive impact – on and off campus.
                                                                    you’ve settled in, we’re with you every step
› EXPAND your social circle by joining a campus club or group       of the way. Trent’s new student orientation
                                                                    programs are designed to prepare you for
› ENHANCE your resumé by building your co-curricular record
                                                                    your new educational journey. Get a head
› DRIVE positive change by becoming a student leader                start at our Summer Orientation, and don’t
                                                                    miss out on Orientation Week before classes
There’s no limit to your potential at Trent.                        kick off in September.

                                                                    Starting in winter, summer, or fall? We offer
                                                                                                                    ACADEMIC, PERSONAL & SOCIAL SUPPORT
                                                                    a series of support programs to make your
                                                                    transition to Trent straightforward and easy,
                                                                                                                    JOIN (OR START) A CAMPUS CLUB OR GROUP    STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD:                   ACCESS STUDENT SUPPORTS & SERVICES
                                                                    no matter when you start.
                                                                                                                    Meet new friends and explore your         CO-CURRICULAR RECORD                        Adjusting to university means
                                                                                                                    passions by joining one of the nearly     If you’ve taken the time to get             developing new skills, independence,
                                                                                                                    100 student clubs and groups at Trent.    involved, volunteer, and develop            and self-awareness. At Trent, we
                                                                    trentu.ca/orientation
                                                                                                                    From archery and anime to science         skills outside the classroom, showing       challenge and support each other
                                                                    trentu.ca/durham/orientation
                                                                                                                    fiction and skiing – there’s something    your efforts to potential employers         – in the classroom and beyond.
                                                                                                                    for everyone. Can’t find a club or        is a great way to get your foot in the      Colleges, student services, and
                                                                                                                    group that matches your interests?        door. Trent’s co-curricular record acts     student associations each provide a
                                                                                                                    Trent makes it easy to create your own.   as an official “transcript,” tracking all   range of personal connections and
                                                                                                                    trentu.ca/stuorg mytdsa.ca                of your non-academic activities and         support. Here’s just a few services
                                                                                                                                                              accomplishments while at Trent. It          you can take advantage of:
                                                                                                                    EXPLORE STUDENT GOVERNMENT                includes student leadership, awards,
                                                                                                                    Trent Central Student Association         workshops, clubs, groups, and               Academic Advising:
                                                                                                                    (TCSA) in Peterborough and Trent          much more.                                  trentu.ca/advising
                                                                                                                    Durham Student Association (TDSA)         trentu.ca/studentaffairs/getinvolved
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Academic Skills:
                                                                                                                    provide a variety of pivotal services
                                                                                                                                                                                                          trentu.ca/academicskills
                                                                                                                    for students, by students. Our student    LEARN TO LEAD
                                                                                                                    unions help students share ideas and      Trent offers a wide range of skill          Careerspace:
                                                                                                                    create change while also providing        building opportunities that help            trentu.ca/careerspace
                                                                                                                    access to health and dental insurance     prepare you for a variety of leadership
                                                                                                                    and club sponsorship.                     roles in your community and beyond.         Counselling Services:
                                                                                                                    trentcentral.ca mytdsa.ca                 Become a peer mentor, orientation           trentu.ca/counselling
                                                                                                                                                              leader, or sign up for one of Trent’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Health Services:

                                                                                                                             #1
                                                                                                                                                              leadership certificate programs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          trentu.ca/healthservices
                                                                                                                                                              trentu.ca/currentstudents/work-lead
                                                                                                                                                              trentu.ca/durham/leadership                 Rebound Program:
                                                                                                                                                                                                          trentu.ca/rebound
                                                                                                                            IN CANADA
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Student Accessibility Services:
                                                                                                                       for Academic Advising
                                                                                                                                                                                                          trentu.ca/sas
                                                                                                                      Maclean’s University Rankings 2019

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A PLACE TO BELONG:                                       THE TRENT COLLEGE
                                                         RESIDENCE ADVANTAGE
THE COLLEGES AT TRENT                                    What makes Trent's college residence
                                                         experience so exceptional? There’s a
                                                         long list, but let’s start with the top five:

                                                                THIS IS WHERE A COMMUNITY OF
Tradition and history meet                                1     SCHOLARS BECOMES A SOCIETY
                                                                OF FRIENDS – you’ll meet students
modern and vibrant living &                                     from your program, in other
learning spaces                                                 programs, from Canada and around
                                                                the world.
Trent University’s colleges have been at the centre of
the student experience for over 50 years. Colleges              YOUR SPOT IN RESIDENCE
are more than residences, dining halls and classroom      2     GUARANTEED – complete the
spaces. They are also communities that promote                  application requirements by the
learning, embrace diversity, and foster meaningful              deadline and we’ll save you a room.
connections among students, faculty and staff.                  You can choose from single, double
                                                                or triple rooms, traditional and suite
Each college is run by a principal who leads a team of          style. The choice is yours…you can
dynamic academic support staff offering personalized            even choose your roommate!
assistance for any challenge that you may face. From
orientation to convocation, your Trent college will be          EVERY SUPPORT YOU CAN
there to support your educational journey.                3     IMAGINE IS LOCATED RIGHT HERE
                                                                ON CAMPUS – academic advising,
                                                                health services, career mentoring,
                                                                and the college office. On campus
CHOOSE THE COLLEGE                                              you can find it all.

THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU                                      4
                                                                FLEXIBLE CAMPUS DINING PLAN
                                                                – spend your dining plan dollars
All Trent students, in all years, whether you live in           on campus or downtown, on
residence or not, get to choose their college. Trent's          everything from cafeteria-style food
five colleges are as unique as you are – each one               to vegan and international cuisine.
offers different architectural styles, student spaces,
residence room layouts and extracurricular activities.          MAKE YOUR RESIDENCE
Spend a little time deciding which college at Trent is    5     EXPERIENCE TRULY PERSONAL
right for you. Start by exploring the following pages           AND JOIN ONE OF OUR LIVING-
and profiles.                                                   LEARNING COMMUNITIES
                                                                – choose from academic
Which college will you choose?                                  communities like nursing, business
                                                                and law, or interest-based
trentu.ca/colleges                                              communities like active living,
trentu.ca/housing                                               leadership and expressions.

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CATHARINE PARR TRAILL COLLEGE                                                                     CHAMPLAIN COLLEGE
                               #TraillWow! One of Trent’s original colleges and the only college located in downtown             At Champlain College, we find the right balance between academic excellence and a
                               Peterborough, Traill is a community of forward-thinking and creative “Traillblazers.”             loud, proud spirit. Our namesake Samuel de Champlain recognizes his travels through
                                                                                                                                 the region and is a symbol of close relations with Québec and the blending of cultures
                               Named after nineteenth-century author and naturalist Catharine Parr Traill, our College           and traditions. As our motto, his words “continue mes decouvertes” (“continue my
                               is a student oasis situated five minutes away from the centre of Peterborough. The                discoveries!”) reflect the possibility and wonder of life as a Champlainer.
                               College feels like a small university within the larger university and that’s the point. Here,
                               students may lose themselves in their books, but they will never be lost in the crowd!            Champlain is a monument to Canadian architectural design that offers a haven for
                               Traill has great spaces, including modern residences, lecture halls and study nooks, a            solitary study and a stirring setting for building community. Champlainers hold
                               vibrant restaurant, and a traditional college library. Traill’s identity is also closely linked   close their college traditions (broom ball at Bon Temps Winter Carnival anyone?)
                               to the departments of English Literature, Canadian Studies, Cultural Studies, Media               and champion strong values through active living and global perspectives. Diversity
                               Studies and Law that call the college home. Most importantly, Traill has great people             rules at Champlain, as the home to Trent International and the Study Abroad office.
                               who look out for each other, learn together, and have a lot of fun at the same time.              Our academic programs include International Development Studies, Politics and
                                                                                                                                 the many majors encompassed in the School of the Environment. Whatever your
                               A downtown hub, Traill is a place where students of all years of study congregate                 major, at Champlain we welcome Discovery, Adventure, Reflection, and Engagement
                               together to create an environment where diversity and blending of ideas thrive.                   (epitomized by the beloved Pax, a six-foot fibreglass Gorilla who appears at most of
                                                                                                                                 our College events).
                               ROOM + DINING PLAN COST*               DINING AT TRAILL
“Traill is non-conforming.     Traditional Single $11,858             Located in downtown Peterborough, Traill College           DARE to be Champlain.
 It has always had a           Traditional Double $10,768             offers both the perks of home-style meals and
 rambunctious spirit,          Traditional Triple $9,000              dine-out culinary adventures. The Trend is Traill’s        ROOM + DINING PLAN COST*                             DINING AT CHAMPLAIN
 and that gives it a fun       Suite Single $10,252                   on-campus licensed restaurant, which curates not           Traditional Single $11,858                           Champlain offers an impressive array of local
 atmosphere as well,           Suite Double $9,161                    only a yummy menu of pub persuasions, but also             Traditional Double $10,768                           and global food options. The Ceilie is a licensed
 because Traill does get                                              an incredible social atmosphere with many events           Traditional Triple $9,000                            restaurant where you may find yourself enjoying
 to be different. Traill has                                                                                                                                                                                                                             “Across campus,
                               LIVING-LEARNING COMMUNITY              happening throughout the year. You can’t have fun          Suite Double $9,161                                  a relaxed meal, or grabbing a pint with your prof
 smaller buildings, a small                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Champlainers are
                               Traill to Law: A community for         on an empty stomach…                                                                                            after class. Thai Express gives you that on-the-go
                                                                                                                                 Champlain Annex                                                                                                          definitely known as the
 café, and a pub with live     scholars in the Law & Arts and                                                                                                                         travel option. Seasoned Spoon is a vegetarian-
                                                                                                                                 Premium Suite Single $10,363                                                                                             energetic ones. Home
 music, trivia and karaoke.    Law & Business dual degree             Diet doesn’t fit in with the crowd? No problem. Traill                                                          based student-run café, taking many of its
                                                                                                                                 Premium Suite Double $9,271                                                                                              to many international
 It's just a good place to     program who want a holistic            offers customized dining plans for a range of dietary                                                           ingredients from right here on campus. 100 mile
 meet and be met.”                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        students, Champlain
                               study environment that will help       restrictions, including gluten-free and vegan.                                                                  diet? More like 5 mile diet (or less!).
                                                                                                                                 LIVING-LEARNING COMMUNITIES                                                                                              also has a rich cross-
                               them achieve their educational
                                                                                                                                 Active Living: For students who are
AMELIA MUNDAY ’11,             and career goals.                      trentu.ca/colleges/traill                                                                                       Eating your way through the vegetable patch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          cultural community,
English & Geography                                                                                                              passionate about physical activity,                                                                                      and is really inclusive.
                                                                      trentu.ca/housing                                                                                               and around the world won’t increase your
graduate                                                                                                                         exploration, and adventure.                                                                                              All of this allows those
                                                                                                                                                                                      environmental footprint either as Champlain
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          who are part of the
                                                                                                                                 Global Living: Challenge your                        College is Fairtrade Certified.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          college to discover
                                                                                                                                 assumptions about what it means
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the world differently:
                                                                                                                                 to be a global citizen.                              trentu.ca/colleges/champlain
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          through connections
                                                                                                                                                                                      trentu.ca/housing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          with people from diverse
                                                                                                                                 * Please note: all fees listed are 2019/20 residence fees. Updated fees for 2020/21 will be available in April 2020.    backgrounds.”

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         JOSE MIGUEL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         CAPILLA BAGATELLA,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         School of Business student
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         from Mexico

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2020 Ontario Virtual School
PETER GZOWSKI COLLEGE                                                                       LADY EATON COLLEGE
                            Gzowski College is named after distinguished Canadian broadcaster and former Trent          At Lady Eaton College, tradition meets youthful passion in a welcoming, energetic
                            Chancellor, Peter Gzowski (pronounced zaw-skee). Adored by Canadians, he was most           community that bursts with “LEC” pride and the spirit of Gemütlich (a warm, friendly
                            famous as someone who listened and welcomed conversation and diverse opinions.              place where you feel comfortably at home and surrounded by friends). Our namesake
                            That makes it appropriate that Gzowski College is housed within Trent’s Enwayaang           is a brilliant and inspiring Canadian, Lady Flora McCrea Eaton, who challenged us to
                            Building, an Anishnaabek word meaning “the way we speak together.”                          “Have an open mind, trust, learn every day, and keep doing it as long as you live.”

                            Indigenous knowledge is central to our spirit and influences our programming and            Truly interdisciplinary, our programs include the Medical Professional Stream, History,
                            collaborations with departments in our collegiate community – the First Peoples             Philosophy, Social Work, Ancient Greek and Roman Studies, French, and Gender and
                            House of Learning, School of Business, Departments of Economics and Mathematics,            Women's Studies. And, yes, it all takes place in a triumph of modernist architecture,
                            Office of Research and Innovation, and the Chanie Wenjack School for Indigenous             artfully designed to sit snuggled in a breathtaking natural setting. We affectionately
                            Studies. Field trips, craft fairs and community lunches are held alongside guest lectures   refer to LEC as “Toad Hall” and we are known for our Great Toad Hunt whose secret
                            and workshops to support our students’ academic development, career aspirations,            traditions have been passed on to LEC members for 50 years.
                            leadership and sense of belonging. Our Enwayaang building (affectionately called “the
                            Big Cheese”) is known for its bright yellow colour, “Ochre Number 33.”                      LECers live the motto in our heraldry, Sapientia et Humanitas, striving for wisdom
                                                                                                                        and humanity in all that we do.
                            Listen, share, “speak” and learn with us. We move into the future speaking together.
                                                                                                                        ROOM + DINING PLAN COST*                           DINING AT LEC
“At Gzowski I have built    ROOM + DINING PLAN COST                   DINING AT GC                                      Traditional Single $11,858                         At the LEC dining hall, sustainability is key.
 lifelong friendships and   Premium Single $13,107                    If you care about the consequences of your        Traditional Double $10,768                         We are proud of our 1 Star Green Certified
 professional connections                                             consumption, choose to dine at Gzowski            Suite Single $10,252                               restaurant status. Here, your LEC dining
                            Gzowski Annex
 that I would not have                                                College, home to the only 3 Star Green            Suite Double $9,161                                experience combines great taste with positive
                            Room options: single and double suites
 otherwise. These                                                     Certified restaurant on a university campus in                                                       environmental impact, including efforts to
                            Premium Suite Single $10,363                                                                LEC Annex
 opportunities have                                                   Canada. Chef Christopher treats students’ taste                                                      reduce waste and conserve water. All dietary
                            Premium Suite Double $9,271                                                                 Premium Suite Single $10,363                                                                                            “My favourite part of LEC?
 shown me who I am                                                    buds to homestyle meals comprised of locally-                                                        restrictions are also accounted for with plant-
                                                                                                                        Premium Suite Double $9,271                                                                                              The way the sun shines
 and Gzowski truly has                                                raised protein and veggies grown right here                                                          based options for vegan diners, as well as halal,
                            LIVING-LEARNING COMMUNITIES                                                                                                                                                                                          through the vines on
 become a part of my                                                  on campus. From homemade sandwiches and                                                              nut and seed specifications. Combine all of
                            Environmental Sustainability: For                                                           LIVING-LEARNING COMMUNITIES                                                                                              residence windows, the
 identity. I fully agree                                              organic salads, to vegan soups and gourmet                                                           this with a space that has spectacular outdoor
                            students passionate about thinking                                                          Expressions: A vibrant community                                                                                         smell of coffee and hash
 with the college’s motto                                             meals, Gzowski’s best meal options are made                                                          courtyard views and it won’t be long before
                            locally and acting globally.                                                                of students who share a passion for                                                                                      browns reaching every
 that the minds of the                                                with local ingredients. An added bonus?                                                              you are dining as comfortably here as you do at
                                                                                                                        visual and performing arts.                                                                                              corner of the building in
 future are made great,     Endahying Community: The perfect          Over one-quarter of the meals served up at                                                           home…maybe more so.
 beginning today.”                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the morning, the sound
                            community for anyone interested in        Gzowski’s dining hall are vegan.                  Leadership and Civic Engagement:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 of drums in the music
                            Indigenous culture and knowledge.                                                           The ultimate place for students                    trentu.ca/colleges/lec
RACHEL SMYLIE,                                                        Don’t miss this! Once a month, Chef               who want to lead and get involved                  trentu.ca/housing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 room, and knowing you’ll
International Development
                            Business Administration: For business                                                                                                                                                                                pass at least one person
                                                                      Christopher goes all-out to craft premium         in their community.
student                     students who want to take their                                                                                                                                                                                      you know on your way
                                                                      meals at Gzowski. Lobster tail, prime rib, and
                            learning out of the classroom and into                                                                                                                                                                               to class.”
                                                                      steak. He does it all.                            * Please note: all fees listed are 2019/20 residence fees. Updated fees for 2020/21 will be available in April 2020.
                            the community.

                                                                      trentu.ca/colleges/gzowski
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                GYTHA CHAPMAN    ,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Philosophy student
                                                                      trentu.ca/housing

                                                                         An image of a loon serves as our logo and
                                                                         crest, BAMM the Moose is our mascot and
                                                                         our students are members of our Gzowski
                                                                         “Bammily” (family!).

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OTONABEE COLLEGE                                                                                           TRENT UNIVERSITY DURHAM GTA
                                 At Otonabee College, we agree with the ancient saying that you cannot step into the                        Our growing campus in the Greater Toronto Area is home to a diverse and inclusive
                                 same river twice – because it is always changing. Our motto, tempora mutantur nos et                       community of scholars known for coming together to create and participate in
                                 mutamur in illis (the times are changing and we change with them), inspires OC students                    something that truly makes a difference.
                                 as they lead change with heart. Their passion exemplifies the name of our river and our
                                 college – “the Otonabee” – an Ojibwe word meaning “the river that beats like a heart.”                     Building on a tradition of academic excellence spanning over four decades, Trent
                                                                                                                                            Durham GTA offers a dynamic and rigorous educational experience rooted in the social
                                 Proud to be Trent’s largest college, OC welcomes a diverse group of learners,                              sciences, humanities and professional programs. From business administration and law
                                 researchers, and practitioners to its picturesque home atop the ridge of the East                          to social work, communications and policing – just to name a few – our programs (and
                                 Bank. Civic engagement, scientific and technological discovery, digital innovation                         our community) benefit from a common focus on social responsibility.
                                 and change for a better world infuse our programs in Nursing, Education, Forensics,
                                 Psychology, Computer Studies, Anthropology and Sociology.                                                  Opening fall 2020, a new residence and academic building will enhance the outstanding
                                                                                                                                            student experience that Trent Durham is known for, providing new spaces and greater
                                 Watch for our college mascot Ottie the Otter at the many College events we hold                            opportunities for the whole community to socialize, learn, study, and engage in life on
                                 throughout the year. And follow the adventures of the Betties – our resident family of                     campus. Continuing in the long-standing Trent tradition of collegiate communities, the
                                 groundhogs on Instagram!                                                                                   building will fully integrate both living and learning spaces, creating an environment for
                                                                                                                                            students, faculty and staff to connect and learn from one another. You will be part of the
                                 ROOM + DINING PLAN COST*                    DINING AT OC                                                   first class of students to take advantage of new on-campus residences, state-of-the-art
                                 Traditional Single $11,858                  If you’re a foodie who loves classics, then                    classrooms, new collaborative learning spaces and a vibrant outdoor green space.
                                 Traditional Double $10,768                  Otonabee is the dining place for you. Home
                                 Traditional Triple $9,000                   to a Subway, Tim Horton’s and Pizza Pizza,                     The Trent Durham GTA experience is about to go next level!
“If you think of Trent’s         Suite Single $10,252                        the OC caf gives you access to a range of
 colleges as cities,             Suite Double $9,161                         familiar and finance-friendly menu options.                    ROOM + DINING                 DINING AT DURHAM*                                                “My experience at
 Otonabee College                                                            When you’re craving something unique,                          PLAN COST*                    Along with new residences, expanded dining options are            Trent Durham has
 would be Toronto. There         LIVING-LEARNING COMMUNITIES                 Otonabee’s dining hall also dishes out a taste                 Traditional Single $14,058    also something you can look forward to at Trent Durham            been nothing short of
 is always something             Forensics: A group for students who         of home. The café develops a changing menu                     Traditional Double $12,906    GTA. Here, students will find fresh culinary choices suited       academically engaging
 happening. In the hallways      share a passion for forensic science and    with a range of sustainable and customizable                                                 to their specifications. Breakfast, lunch and dinner is served    and exciting. The close-
                                                                                                                                            * 2020/21 projected fees
 you will always find            who are eager to participate in forensic-   food options based on student dietary needs.                      subject to approval.       seven-days-a-week and accommodates all dietary styles.            knit community feeling at
 different student groups        related experiences that connect you                                                                                                                                                                       the campus has offered
 and community partners          with faculty and peers.                     trentu.ca/colleges/otonabee                                                                  trentu.ca/durham/residence                                        me opportunities and
 promoting events and                                                        trentu.ca/housing                                                                                                                                              experiences to last a
                                 Nursing: For nursing students to connect
 exciting ways to get                                                                                                                                                                                                                       lifetime, and especially in
                                 with peers and faculty and participate in
 involved. At OC, you have                                                   * Please note: all fees listed are 2019/20 residence fees.                                                                                                    my career going forward.”
                                 community outreach initiatives.                Updated fees for 2020/21 will be available in April 2020.
 every opportunity to dive
 headfirst into the fantastic,                                                                                                                                                                                                             BROOKE DAKERS   ,
 close-knit community of                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Psychology and English
 dedicated and passionate                                                                                                                                                                                                                  joint major

 people here.”

NICK OWEN   , School of
Business, Otonabee College
Cabinet President

                                                                    “I like to feed people. Come to Trent and
                                                                     be healthy. Come and care about yourself.
                                                                     This is a place where you can grow.”

                                                                     CHEF CHRISTOPHER
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MANY ATHLETES.                                                     varsity TEAMS

                                                                                     ONE TEAM.                                              Rowing                        Rugby

                                                                                     Sport, recreation and wellness are at                 Lacrosse                      Soccer
                                                                                     the heart of our University community.
                                                                                     As a Trent student, you are part of the
                                                                                     Excalibur team – whether you compete                VOLLEYBALL                      curling
                                                                                     for championship titles as a varsity athlete,
                                                                                     join a campus rec sport, or take advantage
                                                                                                                                                         varsity CLUBs
                                                                                     of our state-of-the-art facilities in your
                                                                                     quest for a healthier, more balanced you.
                                                                                                                                                  cross-country running
                                                                                     We encourage all students to find their fit
                                                                                     at Trent…and with the Excalibur.
                                                                                                                                              Golf                       Fencing

                                                                                     Compete as one.                                                   trentvarsity.ca
                                                                                                                                                       #oneexcalibur
                                                                                     Cheer as one.
                                                                                     Win as one.
                                                                                                                                            WINNING 2018 / 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

                                                                                                                                         Multiple gold and
                                                                                     Following a long tradition of athletic            silver finishes at OUA       OUA Bronze Medalists
                                                                                                                                      and Canadian University        Women's Lacrosse
                                                                                     excellence, Trent varsity athletes represent
                                                                                                                                       Rowing Championships
                                                                                     the University in the pursuit of national
                                                                                     titles. While learning and applying the
                                                                                     important values of leadership, discipline and
                                                                                     teamwork, Excalibur student-athletes benefit          OUA All-Stars           OUA Rookie of the Year
                                                                                     from access to exceptional facilities and        Rugby, rowing & Lacrosse        Women's Soccer
                                                                                     dedicated coaches and represent Trent at the
                                                                                     highest level of competition.

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FIND YOUR FIT
                                                                                 › 12,000 sq. ft. cardio loft and weight room
                                                                                 › North America’s most advanced indoor rowing tank
                                                                                 › Justin Chiu Stadium, newly refurbished artificial turf field and track

WITH THE EXCALIBUR
                                                                                 › International competitive squash court
                                                                                 › On-site physiotherapy, rehabilitation, and sports health clinic
                                                                                 › 25m competitive pool and therapy pool
                                                                                 › Two fitness studios
                                                                                 › Beautiful hiking trails
                                                                                 › Two beach volleyball courts
Take your athletics experience to the next level                                 › 28 ft. indoor climbing wall
                                                                                 › New baseball diamond and natural turf multi-sport field
in state-of-the-art facilities
When you become a Trent University student, you’re automatically an exclusive
member of the Excalibur team, and our ultramodern Trent Athletics Centre. Take
advantage of your membership by staying active and finding a healthy balance     DURHAM GTA: ENDLESS FITNESS OPTIONS                         CHEER. CELEBRATE. MAKE MEMORIES.
– essential ingredients for a successful and well-rounded university career.     Studying at our Durham GTA campus? Enjoy membership         Mark your calendar! Held the first weekend in October,
trentu.ca/athletics                                                              to all City of Oshawa recreation facilities including the   Trent’s annual Homecoming and Head of the Trent Regatta
                                                                                 Civic Recreational Complex (next door to campus), giving    brings together alumni and the community to cheer on
                                                                                 you access to an indoor soccer stadium, pool, aerobics      Excalibur varsity teams, network with fellow students
                                                                                 studio, weight room, indoor track, tennis, squash and       and returning alumni in the beer garden, and attend the
                                                                                 badminton courts.                                           largest single day head rowing race in North America. It’s a
                                                                                                                                             weekend you don’t want to miss! trentu.ca/hotr

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THINK TRENT. THINK GLOBAL.                                                                                                               FEED YOUR CURIOSITY: STUDY ABROAD                                                              TRENT HELPS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        YOU TAKE
                                                                                                                                         Study abroad opportunities at Trent are available in every program and major. You know you
                                                                                                                                         want to travel the world – how you get there is up to you.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        FLIGHT

STUDY, RESEARCH, GAIN EXPERIENCE ABROAD.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Trent’s study abroad
                                                                                                                                                  Exchange Programs                                                                     bursaries, awards, and
                                                                                                                                                  It’s a simple swap: spend a semester or year at another university, and a student     prizes can all be used
                                                                                                                                                  from that school will come to Trent. If our exchange program doesn’t offer the
                                                                                                                                                  destination you want, we’ll help you set up a personalized study abroad opportunity   towards funding your very
                                                                                                                                                  at the school of your choice. Your Trent fees don't change no matter where you go.    own once-in-a-lifetime
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        study abroad experience.
                                                                                   “One’s destination is never a place,                          Year Abroad
                                                                                     but a new way of seeing things.”                             Master a second or third language, or gain career experience (and study too!)
                                                                                                                                                  through a volunteer placement or internship. Studying abroad allows you to
                                                                                    – Henry Miller, American author                               experience other countries, cultures or languages up-close and first-hand.

                                                                                                                                                  Academic Summer Field Courses
                                                                                                                                                  Academic credit for a summer abroad? Yes please! Enrol in a Belize field school,
                                                                                                                                                  earn credit on an archaeological dig in Greece, learn about Indigenous culture in
                                                                                                                                                  Mexico, or study pink dolphins in Taiwan. The opportunities for these shorter-term
                                                                                                                                                  courses are nearly limitless.

                                                                                                                                                  International Placements and Internships
                                                                                                                                                  Gain international knowledge and cultural insight, all while developing your career
                                                                                                                                                  prospects overseas. Whether it’s for a couple of weeks or a summer term, Trent
                                                                                                                                                  can help you get the international work experience you’re searching for.

                                                                                                                                         Trent to the World:
                                                                                                                                         A Truly International Campus Experience
                                                                                                                                         Trent International brings the world to Trent and Trent to the world. Our vibrant
                                                                                                                                         international learning community is made up of students from across Canada
WANT TO LIVE YOUR EDUCATION IN A GLOBAL WAY?                                           Where do you want to study?
                                                                                       Australia          Malaysia
                                                                                                                                         and around the globe, all coming together to bring to life an exciting global
Internationalize your degree and study anywhere in the                                                                                   environment in which to study and learn. Whether you’re from Peterborough
                                                                                       Austria            Malta
world. Trent is your gateway to discovering a new world                                Bahamas            Mauritius
                                                                                                                                         or Paraguay, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get involved and engaged in
view and expanding your academic horizons.                                                                                               global discussions with people from around the world – right here on campus.
                                                                                       Barbados           Mexico
                                                                                       Belize             Netherlands                    trentu.ca/international
                                                                                       Botswana           Norway
EXPLORE THE WORLD
Trent offers several international study programs for you to choose from, each         China              Poland
giving you a unique opportunity to enrich your education by exploring a new            Czech Republic     Scotland
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        "To anyone considering
part of the world. Fit a semester or year abroad seamlessly into your university       Ecuador            South Africa
experience through a formal exchange with more than 50 partner universities.                                                                                                                                                             studying abroad as part of their
                                                                                       England            South Korea
You’re also free to design your own study abroad experience, by choosing from                                                                                                                                                            degree, I can't recommend it
                                                                                       Finland            Spain
more than 35 countries. The world is yours to explore and discover.                                                                                                                                                                      enough. The opportunity to
                                                                                       France             Switzerland
                                                                                       Germany            Taiwan                                                                                                                         study across the world while
                                                                                       Ghana              Hong Kong                                                                                                                      still working on your degree
                                                                                       Hungary            Thailand                                                                                                                       is incredible! It has given me
                                                                                       Ireland            Trinidad & Tobago                                                                                                              new perspectives, ideas and
                                                                                       Italy              Turkey                                                                                                                         opinions about the world,
                                                                                       Jamaica            United States                                                                                                                  myself and my field of study.”
                                                                                       Japan              Wales
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        NICOLE BOERE   ,
                                                                                       Don’t see the country of your study abroad                                                                                                       Environmental & Resource Studies
                                                                                       dreams on the list? We’ll do everything we can                                                                                                   and Sustainable Agriculture & Food
                                                                                       to make your preferred international experience                                                                                                  Systems joint major; spent a year
                                                                                       happen, with a Letter of Permission.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        studying abroad in the U.K.
                                                                                       trentu.ca/studyabroad

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TRENT IS #1 IN                                                                                                                    PAYING FOR YOUR EDUCATION
                                                                                                                                  A university education is an investment in your future. At Trent
                                                                                                                                  we’ll help you find ways to make it affordable.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           YOUR STUDENT BUDGET
                                                                                                                                                                                                           HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Estimated Average Budget for an

SCHOLARSHIPS                                                                                                                      Many students need some form of financial assistance in order to         Academic Year
                                                                                                                                  achieve their academic goals. Our financial aid team will work with      $6,118
                                                                                                                                  you to find ways to help cover the costs of your university education.   Domestic tuition

AND BURSARIES
                                                                                                                                  In addition to scholarships, there are several options available:
                                                                                                                                                                                                           $1,077-$1,336
                                                                                                                                  GENEROUS ENTRANCE & IN-COURSE BURSARIES                                  Ancillary Fees
                                                                                                                              1   Over $1.25M in funding available for students with demonstrated
                                                                                                                                  financial need                                                           $1,200
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Books & Supplies
                                                                                                                                  ONTARIO STUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM                                       $10,000-$15,000
                                                                                                                              2   A combination of interest-free loans and non-repayable grants            Living away from Home (incl. on-campus
                                                                                                                                                                                                           room + meal plan or shared rental unit,
                                                                                                                                  ASSISTANCE FOR OUT-OF-PROVINCE STUDENTS
                                                                                                                              3   No matter where you’re coming from in Canada, we can help you
                                                                                                                                                                                                           transit, meals & other living expenses)

                                                                                                                                  access the funding you’re eligible for.                                  $4,200
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Living at Home (transit, meals, etc.)
                                                                                                                                  PART-TIME JOBS & TRENT WORK-STUDY PROGRAM
                                                                                                                              4   Explore hundreds of on-campus student jobs that provide valuable         TOTAL Living away from home:
                                                                                                                                  work experience while helping fund your education.                       $18,395-$23,654
Rewarding academic excellence and making                           TRENT UNIVERSITY PRESTIGIOUS
                                                                                                                                                                                                           TOTAL Living at home:
transformative educational experiences financially                 SCHOLARSHIPS

                                                                                                                                  90%
                                                                   Receive up to $20,000 as a recipient of one of Trent’s
                                                                                                                                                           of full-time, domestic undergrad                $12,595-$12,854
accessible for all students. It’s what we believe in at                                                                                                    students at Trent receive
                                                                   prestigious scholarships. If you’re a Canadian student
Trent. That’s why we INVEST MORE PER STUDENT                       entering your first year at Trent with an average of 80%                                SCHOLARSHIPS, BURSARIES OR                      These costs represent an approximate
IN SCHOLARSHIPS & BURSARIES THAN ANY OTHER                         or higher, we encourage you to apply – one application                                  OTHER FINANCIAL SUPPORT                         eight-month budget (based on 2019/20
                                                                   qualifies you for all.
UNIVERSITY IN CANADA.                                                                                                                                                                                      costs). Your costs may decrease
                                                                   Champlain Scholarship                                                                                                                   depending on personal lifestyle, number
                                                                   2 available ($5,000/year; maximum potential $20,000)                                                                                    of trips home, long distance calls, new
ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP GUARANTEE                                                                                                                                                                             or used books, etc. See page 16-21 for
                                                                   Board of Governor’s Leadership Scholarship
Attention top scholars! Achieve an average of 80% or higher
                                                                   ($4,500/year; maximum potential $18,000)                                                                                                specific residence and dining plan fees.
and you automatically receive an entrance scholarship – no
application required.                                              Special Admission Scholarship
                                                                   10 available ($3,750/year; maximum potential $15,000)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           MAKE IT AFFORDABLE
GET MORE $$$$ EACH YEAR                                            Canada Wide Science Fair Scholarship
                                                                   ($3,750/year; maximum potential $15,000)                                                                                                Consider this…You’re a first-year student,
The best part of all? Trent’s national entrance scholarships are                                                                                                                                           living on campus in residence. Your
RENEWABLE each year. Maintain an 80% average and you’ll earn       MORE SCHOLARSHIPS…                                                                                                                      estimated total costs are approximately
a scholarship for each year you’re at Trent. With a maximum        International Baccalaureate Scholarship
                                                                                                                                                                                                           $22,000. How will you pay for it? Don’t
                                                                   $2,000 to the Canadian High School student with the
scholarship potential of $12,000, things can really add up!                                                                                                                                                worry. We’re going to show you how to
                                                                   highest overall IB Diploma score
                                                                                                                                                                                                           make your education more affordable.
                                                                   Specialist High Skills Major Scholarship
RENEWABLE ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS                                    $2,000 to one Canadian High School student
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Entrance Scholarship*         $3,000
     ENTERING             SCHOLARSHIP            MAXIMUM
     AVERAGE              DISTRIBUTION         SCHOLARSHIP                                                                                                                                                 Bursaries                     $1,000
                                                POTENTIAL                                                                                                                                                  OSAP                          $11,000

       95%+               $3,000 x 4 years        $12,000                     DURHAM                                                                                                                       On Campus Job
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Personal Savings
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         $3,500
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         $3,600
     90% - 95%            $2,500 x 4 years        $10,000                  SCHOLARS CIRCLE                                                                                                                 Total Resources:              $22,100*
                                                                        Are you a top scholar interested in studying at
     85% - 90%            $1,500 x 4 years        $6,000                                                                                                                                                   *
                                                                                                                                                                                                                mount of scholarships and various resources
                                                                                                                                                                                                               A
                                                                        our Durham GTA campus? You could qualify                                                                                               will vary for each individual student
     80% - 85%            $1,000 x 4 years        $4,000                for an additional entrance scholarship in your
                                                                        first year valued an additional $1,500 on top
trentu.ca/studentfinances                                               of Trent's regular entrance scholarships. Learn
                                                                        more at: trentu.ca/durham/scholarscircle

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The best way to get experience                                                      THE TRENT
                                                                   is to go get experience. Here’s                                                     CAREERSPACE
                                                                   how at Trent:                                                                       ADVANTAGE
                                                                                                                                                       No matter what subject you study at Trent, it
                                                                                                                                                       relates to your career success. We take in-class
                                                                           WORK FOR CREDIT: INTERNSHIPS & CO-OP

GET EXPERIENCE.
                                                                                                                                                       learning, combine it with your academic subject
                                                                           Trent students in virtually every program can earn academic credit          and link them to hands-on experiences that
                                                                           in a variety of hands-on learning settings throughout Ontario               make you job ready upon graduation.
                                                                           and beyond. Our internship programs offer students the chance

Be career ready.
                                                                           to translate your academic knowledge into career-boosting
                                                                           experiences. Choose a competitive co-op stream in one of our                IN-CLASS LEARNING
                                                                           eligible programs and you gain academic credit…and a pay cheque!            OPPORTUNITIES

                                                                           BUSINESS PLACEMENT PROGRAM
                                                                           Housed within Trent’s prestigious School of Business, our business
In today’s competitive work environment, employers are                     placement program is open to students in all programs. Gain a
seeking university graduates with experience. That’s why at                career advantage working within a variety of business sectors across
Trent, every student is GUARANTEED to have meaningful,                     the Greater Peterborough and Durham regions. Trent students have
purposeful, and recorded experiential learning experiences                                                                                             ACADEMIC
                                                                           worked with Royal Bank, Peterborough Regional Health Centre,                SUBJECTS
that will contribute to your success as you enter the workforce.           Ontario Power Generation and Pepsico, just to name a few!

At Trent, students benefit from a truly hands-on education                 MAKE A DIFFERENCE
– in and outside the classroom, lab and lecture hall, our                  The Trent Community Research Centre provides impactful work
students put their knowledge and skills into practice, gaining             experience for students in any academic program. You can make a
the kind of career-boosting experience that gives you the                  difference leading a key project with a great community organization
advantage in any path you choose.                                          like the New Canadians Centre, Peterborough Police Service, YES
                                                                           Shelter for Youth and Families, Peterborough GreenUP, and more.
                                                                                                                                                                                        HANDS-ON
                                                                                                                                                                                        CAREER
                                                                           LEARN ALONGSIDE THE EXPERTS                                                                                  EXPERIENCE
                                                                           Here you can conduct hands-on research with leading professors
                                                                           and researchers starting as early as first year. Try your hand at dusting
                                                                           off medieval texts, assisting in an archaeological dig in Belize, or
                                                                           testing water samples at our Water Quality Centre – the research
                                                                           possibilities truly are endless at Trent.

                                                                           GO INTERNATIONAL
                                                                           Field placements, research projects, intensive language programs,
                                                                           and internships allow Trent students to incorporate international
                                                                           experiential learning into their degree programs. Do business in
                                                                           Hong Kong, support health care in Honduras, excavate ruins in
                                                                           Belize, teach in England, or study marine life in Taiwan – go global
                                                                           and scale up your competitive edge.
                                                                                                                                                       “In my internship with the Canadian
                                                                           GET TO WORK                                                                  Olympic Committee, I learned a lot about
                                                                           Through Trent’s student job board, you can access jobs that fit your         web analytics and user experience. I have
                                                                           specific interests, schedules and career goals – right on campus.            seen what it takes to track and run a
                                                                           Grow your professional network and gain valuable experience…no
                                                                                                                                                        successful website, and to become a young
                                                                           commute required.

90%
                                                                                                                                                        professional contributing to an organization
                              of employers prefer to
                                                                                                                                                        day-to-day. Without this experience, I
                              hire a graduate with                 Looking for support along your experiential learning journey? Visit us at            would not have been able to land my new
                              some work experience                 Careerspace in the Student Centre. Our team can help review your resume
                              NACE Job Outlook Survey                                                                                                   job in marketing at Sobey’s Canada.”
                                                                   and cover letter. Throughout the year, we also offer workshops, events
                                                                   and networking sessions at both campuses on all things related to career            ADAM BURFORD    ,
                                                                   preparedness to help you put your best foot forward when it comes to                B.B.A. and Computing Studies student
                                                                   landing that dream job.

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FIND YOUR               LIBERATE YOUR MIND
                        Choose to study in our arts, sciences, social sciences or professional
                        programs – or any combination. You’ll graduate from Trent with
                                                                                                 A HANDY LIST OF
                                                                                                 ACADEMIC TERMS

ACADEMIC PROGRAM
                        an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, an appreciation for the            DEGREES: Also known as a “Bachelor’s
                        opportunities a well-rounded education can bring, and a life-long        degree” or “undergraduate degree”, this is the
                        passion for pursuing your ambitions. All of this will equip you for      first level of study at a university, often a three
                        success in whatever path you choose after graduation.                    (general) or four year (honours) program that
                                                                                                 prepares you for your future profession or
                                                                                                 the next step of your academic career.
                                                                                                 Browse our degree programs
                                                                                                 on pages 40 to 70.

                                                                                                 MAJOR: The primary area of study
                                                                                                 within a degree program, a major involves
                                                                                                 intensive focus on a particular discipline.

                                                                                                 MINOR: An optional secondary field of
                                                                                                 study that can be related to or different
                                                                                                 from your major, a minor is usually selected
                                                                                                 after you begin your studies

                                                                                                 OPTIONS: Often referred to as “mini
                                                                                                 minors,” options are a prescribed set of
                                                                                                 courses in a discipline outside of your
                                                                                                 degree. These specific areas of study
                                                                                                 can be completed alongside almost any
                                                                                                 undergraduate degree program. A unique
                                                                                                 focus to your degree provides you with
                                                                                                 a distinct advantage in the career of
                                                                                                 your choice.
                                                                                                 Explore your options on pages 34 and 35.

                                                                                                 SPECIALIZATIONS: Distinguish your
                                                                                                 degree by adding a specialization and gain
                                                                                                 deeper understanding of your chosen
                                                                                                 discipline. Adding a specialization shows
                                                                                                 future employers or graduate schools that
                                                                                                 you’re focused and interested in becoming
                                                                                                 an expert in your field.
                                                                                                 Dive into specializations on pages 36 to 39.

                                                                                                 DIPLOMAS: Diploma programs are a
                                                                                                 great choice for enhancing your broad-
                                                                                                 based knowledge. They can be completed
                                                                                                 in 12-24 months, and often lead to a
                                                                                                 degree program.
                                                                                                 Search our program pages to learn more
                         ACCELERATED MASTERS                                                     about diplomas at Trent.

                        Get the advantage of a graduate degree sooner.                           POST-GRADUATE CERTIFICATES:
                        Fast-track to a masters program in English, History,                     These certificate programs are designed
                        Cultural Studies, or Environmental & Life Sciences                       to complement the skills and knowledge
                        after completing your honours undergraduate                              acquired through the completion of an
                        degree. Ask for more information on how to apply                         undergraduate degree to boost your
                        for an Accelerated Masters program in the third year                     professional skills for in-demand fields.
                        of your undergraduate honours degree.                                    Learn more about postgrad certificates
                        trentu.ca/acceleratedmasters                                             on pages 57 and 64.

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