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TRENT UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE THE WAY YOU THINK - Overseas Frontiers
TRENT
UNIVERSITY
CHALLENGE THE WAY YOU THINK

           2019
TRENT UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE THE WAY YOU THINK - Overseas Frontiers
CONTENTS
Peterborough Campus...................6                                    Schools of Study.......................... 26
Durham GTA Campus....................8                                     Co-op, Careers & Experiential
Campus Locations........................10                                    Learning.................................... 28
Student Life....................................12
College Residences......................14
                                                                           Options & Specializations...........30
                                                                           Find Your Academic Program.... 36
                                                                                                                                                                                       NEW
Athletics & Recreation................. 20                                 Admission Requirements............64                                                                   Law & Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                Law & Business
Take Your Education Global....... 22                                       Visit Trent....................................... 67
                                                                                                                                                             Chemical Engineering Dual Degree*
Scholarships & Bursaries............. 24                                   Connect with Us..........................68
                                                                                                                                                                            Forensic Chemistry
                                                                                                                                                                             Forensic Biology
                                                                                                                                                                         Policing & Community
                                                                                                                                                                                 Safety
                                                                                                                                                                           Medical & Veterinary
                                                                                                                                                                                Pathways
PROGRAMS
Ancient Greek & Roman Studies............ 38                                Business & Arts D&P                                             Economics.................................................... 45         Geography...................................................52    Marketing (Option) D&P............................31                    Psychology D&P......................................... 62
   Specialization:                                                          Business & Science D&P                                             Economics & Business                                                    Geography & Business                                            Marketing & Entrepreneurship                                               Specialization:
   › Greek & Latin NEW                                                                                                                                                                                               History D&P................................................. 53   Postgraduate Certificate D&P................ 58                            › Psychological Development D&P
                                                                       Canadian Studies........................................ 42          Education...................................................... 46
	 Ancient Greek & Roman Studies                                                                                                                                                                                        History & Business                                                                                                                        NEW
                                                                          Canadian Studies & Business                                          › Bachelor of Education                                                                                                                 Mathematics................................................ 58
   & Business                                                                                                                                                                                                           History & Media Studies                                                                                                                   Psychology & Business D&P
                                                                       Chemical Engineering: Trent/                                            › Indigenous Bachelor of Education                                                                                                         Specializations:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        History & Psychology                                                                                                                      Psychology & Economics
Anthropology D&P..................................... 38               Swansea Dual Degree* NEW................... 47                          › Teacher Education Stream D&P                                                                                                             › Mathematical Finance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        History & Sociology                                                                                                                       Psychology & Forensics
   Anthropology & Business D&P                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            › Statistics NEW
                                                                       Chemical Physics........................................ 42          Engineering Dual Degree* NEW............ 47                                                                                                                                                                           Psychology & Sociology D&P
   Anthropology & English D&P                                                                                                                                                                                        Human Resources Management                                           Mathematics & Business
   Anthropology & Forensics                                            Chemistry..................................................... 42    English Literature D&P...............................48                                                                                                                                                            Science, Honours D&P............................. 36
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Postgraduate Certificate D&P............... 53                    Mathematical Economics....................... 58
   Anthropology & History D&P                                                                                                                  English Literature & Business
                                                                       Child & Youth Studies D........................... 43                                                                                         Indigenous Diploma Programs.............53                                                                                                Social Work D&P........................................ 62
   Anthropology & Media Studies D&P                                                                                                            English Literature & History                                                                                                            Mathematical Physics.............................. 59
                                                                       Circumpolar Studies Diploma                                             English Literature & Media Studies                                    Indigenous Environmental                                                                                                                  Sociology D&P............................................ 63
   Anthropology & Psychology D&P                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Media Studies D&P.................................... 59
                                                                       (Online) D&P NEW...................................... 43               English Literature & Psychology                                       Studies/Science.........................................54                                                                                   Specializations:
   Anthropology & Sociology D&P                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Media Studies & Business
                                                                       Circumpolar Studies (Option) NEW....... 30                              English Literature & Sociology                                                                                                                                                                                     › Criminology and Socio-Legal
Applied Ethics (Option)............................. 30                                                                                                                                                              Indigenous Reconciliation &                                         Media Studies & Psychology                                            		Studies
                                                                       Communications & Critical                                            Trent-ESL: English for University........... 48                          Resurgence (Option)................................ 31              Media Studies & Sociology
Archaeology................................................. 39                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   › Health Studies
                                                                       Thinking D......................................................43   Environmental Chemistry........................ 48                       Indigenous Studies...................................54           Medical Professional Stream NEW...... 57                                   Sociology & Business
   Specialization:
   › Mediterranean Archaeology NEW                                     Communications & Critical                                            Environmental Geoscience..................... 49                            Indigenous Studies & Business                                  Nursing..........................................................60     Sustainable Agriculture &....................... 63
                                                                       Thinking (Option) D.................................. 30                                                                                      Information Systems................................54                                                                                     Food Systems
Arts, Honours D&P..................................... 36                                                                                   Environmental & Resource                                                                                                                   Online Programs D&P.............................. 59
                                                                       Computing Systems D&P                                                Science/Studies.......................................... 49                 Information Systems & Business                                                                                                           Specialization:
Bachelor of Arts & Science D&P............. 39                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Philosophy D&P.......................................... 61
                                                                       (Co-op) NEW...............................................44         	 Environmental & Resource                                                  Information Systems & Forensics                                                                                                          › Applied Agriculture
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology.......40                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Philosophy & Business D&P
                                                                          Specializations:                                                     Studies & Business                                                    International Development Studies......55                                                                                                 Theatre Studies (Option)...........................31
   Specialization:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Philosophy & Economics
                                                                          › Computer Science                                                                                                                             Specializations:
   › Health Sciences                                                                                                                        Environmental Science/Studies                                                                                                                 Philosophy & English D&P                                             Water Sciences........................................... 63
                                                                          › Data Analytics                                                                                                                               › African Studies
                                                                                                                                            (B.E.S.S.)......................................................... 49                                                                     Physics........................................................... 61
Biology...........................................................40      › Software Engineering                                                                                                                         › Latin American Studies
   Specializations:                                                       Computing Systems & Business                                      Forensic Biology NEW...............................51                                                                                      Policing & Community
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	International Development
   › Conservation Biology                                                 Computing Systems & Economics                                     Forensic Chemistry NEW..........................51                                                                                         Safety* D NEW............................................. 61           D	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Indicates programs available in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Studies & Business
   › Health Sciences                                                   	Computing Systems & Media Studies                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Durham GTA only.
                                                                                                                                            Forensic Science..........................................51             International Development Studies                                 Political Studies.......................................... 62
Biomedical Science...................................40                Computing Systems & Physics...............44                            Specialization:                                                       (Option) D&P................................................31       Specialization:                                                      D&P	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Indicates programs available in
Business Administration D&P................. 41                        Conservation Biology (Co-op) NEW....44                                  › Law & Policing NEW                                                                                                                       › Public Policy                                                          Durham GTA and Peterborough.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     International Political Economy...........55
   Specializations:                                                                                                                            Forensics & Arts                                                                                                                           Political Studies & Business
                                                                       Creative Writing (Option) NEW D........... 30                                                                                                 Joint Majors D&P.......................................37                                                                                            All other programs available in
   › Accounting D&P                                                                                                                            Forensics & Science                                                                                                                        Political Studies & Forensics
                                                                       Cultural Studies.......................................... 45                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Peterborough only.
   › Economics                                                                                                                              French Studies............................................. 52           Kinesiology..................................................55   Pre-Law Pathways..................................... 56
   › Entrepreneurship D&P                                                 Specializations:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     BLUE       Indicates popular joint majors.
                                                                                                                                               Specialization:                                                       Languages (Option) NEW.........................31                 Pre-Med Pathways.................................... 57
   › Ethics & Sustainability                                              › Culture & Theory                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              You can also combine almost any
                                                                                                                                               › Québec and Franco-Canadian                                          Law & Arts: Trent/Swansea Dual                                       › Medical School
   › Finance                                                              › Film & Media                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  two programs for a joint major.	
                                                                                                                                            		Studies                                                                Degree D&P NEW...................................... 56              › Veterinary School
   › Human Resource Management D&P                                        › Integrated Arts
                                                                                                                                               French Studies & Business                                                                                                                                                                                       * Pending approval
   › Information Systems &                                                › Literature & Narrative                                                                                                                   Law & Business: Trent/Swansea Dual                                Pre-Medical Studies (Option) NEW.......31
                                                                          Cultural Studies & Business                                       Gender & Women’s Studies D&P............52                               Degree D&P NEW...................................... 56
		E-Commerce D&P                                                                                                                            	Gender & Women’s Studies                                                                                                                 Pre-Modern Studies (Option)..................31
   › Marketing & Consumer Culture                                      Ecological Restoration............................. 45                                                                                        Legal Studies (Option) D&P.....................31                                                                                         Many programs also offer courses online.
                                                                                                                                              & Business
		D&P                                                                     (Joint Trent-Fleming program)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Learn more: trentu.ca/online
                                                                                                                                            Geographical Information                                                 Linguistics (Option)....................................31
   › Niigaaniiwin – The Art of Leading
                                                                                                                                            Systems (Option)..........................................31

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WELCOME TO                                MAKE YOUR MARK ON THE
                                                                                                       1
                                                                                                       #        UNDERGRADUATE
                                                                                                                UNIVERSITY
TRENT UNIVERSITY                          WORLD STARTING TODAY                                                  IN ONTARIO
                                          Opportunity is at the core of the Trent University
                                                                                                                7 YEARS IN A ROW1
                                          experience. From the moment you arrive on campus,
                                          you’ll have access to professional, research and

YOUR FUTURE IS HERE
                                          international opportunities (just to name a few!) that
                                          will launch you toward a lifetime of limitless potential
                                          and success. With mentorship from award-winning
                                          professors, your choice of leading academic programs,
                                          and career-boosting experience guaranteed for every
                                                                                                                Among the      TOP 3.4%
     PETERBOROUGH CAMPUS                  student, at Trent you can design your own exceptional
                                          learning experience. Become part of a diverse and
                                                                                                                UNIVERSITIES IN THE WORLD2

                                          inclusive community of scholars known for coming
     DURHAM GREATER TORONTO AREA CAMPUS   together to participate in something that truly makes a
                                          difference. You already have the passion to be successful.
                                                                                                                  #
                                                                                                                    1    in Canada for SCHOLARSHIPS
                                                                                                                         and BURSARIES1
                                          We’ll show you how to turn it into a meaningful career.
                                          Because at Trent, “Challenge The Way You Think” isn’t just
                                          our motto, it’s a way of life.                                    TOP 5 RESEARCH
                                                                                                                  IN CANADA
                                                                                                                           UNIVERSITIES
                                                                                                                                             3

                                                                                                                   2     NOBEL PRIZE WINNERS

                                                                                                            9    OUT STUDENTS HAPPY they
                                                                                                                 OF 10 chose Trent

                                                                                                            93%          TRENT GRADS EMPLOYED
                                                                                                                         within two years of
                                                                                                                         graduation4

                                                                                                           TOP 10 GREENEST
                                                                                                                  in Canada
                                                                                                                            CAMPUSES
                                                                                                                                         5

                                                                                                             LEADER inSATISFACTION
                                                                                                                        STUDENT
                                                                                                                                                       6

                                                                                                             Trent ranks higher than the Ontario
                                                                                                             average in five categories, including
                                                                                                             supportive environment and
                                                                                                             effective teaching

                                                                                                            1
                                                                                                             Maclean’s University Rankings 2018; 2 Center for World
                                                                                                            University Rankings 2017; 3 Re$earch Infosource 2017
                                                                                                            undergraduate category; 4 CUDO 2017; 5 UI GreenMetric
                                                                                                            Rankings 2017; 6 National Survey for Student Engagement 2017

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ICONIC PLACES MEET NEW SPACES
                                                                                                                  This is the best time to be a new student at Trent. Why? We’ve renovated and developed new state-of-the-art
                                                                                                                  facilities right here on campus – just in time for you to enjoy them.

THIS IS OUR                                               CAMPUS QUICK FACTS                                                                                                         DISCOVER THE LIBRARY OF THE FUTURE
                                                                                                                                                                                     New visualization labs, makerspace, collaborative and interactive

PETERBOROUGH CAMPUS
                                                                                                                                                                                     learning spaces, as well as a versatile collection of books and
                                                           7,805    undergraduate students                                                                                           digital resources to support your learning – just a few highlights
                                                                                                                                                                                     of the newly transformed Bata Library. Reopened in 2018, our
                                                             623    international students from 79 countries
SEE YOURSELF AT CANADA’S MOST                                18:1   student-faculty ratio
                                                                                                                                                                                     library of the future is bound to become one of your favourite
                                                                                                                                                                                     spots on campus.

INSTAGRAMMABLE UNIVERSITY CAMPUS                           1,400    acre campus

“A sensory feast ... Hogwarts-like”                       30 km     of hiking trails
                                                                                                                  THE VIEW FROM HERE: NEW STUDENT CENTRE
“Endlessly photographable”                                   10x    per day GO buses run from campus to Toronto
                                                                                                                  Our new Student Centre was built for and by our students and
                                                                                                                  has some of the best river views on campus. Grab your favourite
This is Trent University. Located on the picturesque                                                              latté from the Starbucks on the main floor before you explore
                                                                                                                  the modern lecture halls, student union offices, and ample study
banks of the Otonabee River, Trent’s Symons Campus                                                                space (for quiet or group study) throughout this impressive
provides the perfect backdrop for you to live, learn                                                              new building.
and be inspired. Just 90 minutes from downtown
Toronto, the campus blends award-winning
architecture with state-of-the-art research
facilities and dynamic student spaces. Here, the
variety of academic programs and hands-on learning
experiences are as abundant as opportunities to get
involved in student life. In this environment, you will
connect and interact with other students and your
professors without feeling lost in the crowd.

Learn more about life in Peterborough on page 10.

                                                                                                                          Trent University respectfully acknowledges it is located on the treaty
                                                                                                                          and traditional territory of the Mississauga Anishinaabeg. We offer
    Follow @TrentUniversity on Instagram to see more.                                                                     our gratitude to First Peoples for their care for, and teachings about,
                                                                                                                          our earth and our relations.

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WELCOME TO OUR
DURHAM GREATER
TORONTO AREA CAMPUS
A TRANSFORMATIVE LEARNING
EXPERIENCE IN THE GTA
At Trent University Durham GTA, education is on
a personal scale. With one of the best student-
to-faculty ratios out there, our extraordinary
commitment to teaching is what sets Trent Durham
apart. Here, leading academic programs with a
common focus on social responsibly are taught
by the experts – distinguished historians, award-
winning authors, renowned social scientists and
top researchers, just to name a few. Combine this
with hands-on, career-ready experience and an
abundance of opportunities for student engagement
and you have all the tools needed to put you on a
trajectory toward future success, no matter what
path in life you choose.

Learn more about life in the GTA on page 11.            JOIN AN EXPANDING CAMPUS…BE PART OF AN EXCITING FUTURE
                                                        It’s an exciting time to be a part of the Trent University Durham GTA community. To keep up
                                                        with popular demand, we have plans to expand and add several advanced new facilities and

CAMPUS QUICK FACTS                                      amenities – some of which could be opening during your time at Trent.

     1,216       students                                                                       ON-SITE STUDENT        CENTRAL OUTDOOR           ACADEMIC SPACES
      18:1       student-faculty ratio                                                          RESIDENCE              GREEN COURTYARD           Your academic
                                                                                                                       This might just become    experience will be next
                                                                                                With a new residence
    40 min       to Union Station in downtown Toronto                                           planned for your
                                                                                                                       your favourite spot to    level when you enjoy
                                                                                                                       catch up with friends,    classes held in state-
                                                                                                second year, you
10 min or less to Highway 401 and Oshawa                                                        will be able to live
                                                                                                                       have a snack and          of-the-art lecture
                                                                                                                       study or just enjoy the   halls and new spaces
		 GO station                                                                                   on campus and
                                                                                                                       sunshine and fresh air.   for research innovation.
                                                                                                experience all that
                                                        Artist rendering subject to change      Trent Durham has to
                                                                                                offer 24/7.

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FROM HERE TO THE WORLD
                                                                                                    PETERBOROUGH OR DURHAM GTA – THERE’S PLENTY TO EXPLORE
                                                                                                    AND DISCOVER IN YOUR NEW COMMUNITY

                                                                                                    WELCOME TO PETERBOROUGH
                                                                                                    Canada’s Electric City
                                                                                                    The City of Peterborough blends a thriving arts, culture and
                                                                                                    entertainment scene with the breathtaking natural landscapes of the
                                                                                                    beautiful Kawartha Lakes region. This relaxed and friendly community
                                                                                                    offers the perfect backdrop for students who want both an ideal place
                                                                                                    to study and a chance to make lasting memories with new friends
                                                                                                    at the city’s trendy restaurants, cafés, pubs, and festivals. Whether
                                                                                                    you’re a nature lover, adventure seeker, foodie, or all of the above,
                                                                                                    Peterborough is a wonderful place to live, study, and explore.

                                                                                                                                                                                       Downtown Peterborough                                                                                                                                   Downtown Oshawa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    WELCOME TO OSHAWA
                                                                                                                                                                                       DID YOU KNOW…?                                                                                                                  DID YOU KNOW…?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Urban Vibe in a Close-Knit Community
                                                                                                                                                                                       › An abundance of biking, paddling and                                                                                          › Blockbuster films shot in the
                                                                                                                                                                                         indoor rock climbing options make          Home to Trent Durham GTA, the City of Oshawa in the Durham Region offers             Durham Region include IT,
Photos Property of Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development; Photo by Justen Soules

                                                                                                                                                                                         Peterborough one of the 21 most            the best of both worlds, giving students a smaller close-knit community while        X-Men, Billy Madison, and Life
                                                                                                                                                                                         active cities in Canada.                   only a short commute to Toronto — Canada’s largest and most culturally               of Pi.
                                                                                                                                                                                       › Peterborough is home to the world’s        diverse city. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the Region’s natural beauty,     › The name Oshawa originates
                                                                                                                                                                                         highest hydraulic lift lock.                                                                                                    from the Ojibwa term aazhaway,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    as you explore the extensive trails network or savour the picturesque
                                                                                                                                                                                       › Aroma from the Quaker Oats factory         surroundings at stunning Lakeview Park. Nearby, enjoy a vibrant greenbelt,           meaning “the crossing place.”
                                                                                                                                                                                         makes Peterborough smell like              state-of-the-art sports facilities, premier shopping centres and a thriving arts   › The City of Oshawa is #1 for
                                                                                                                                                                                         freshly-baked cookies.                                                                                                          employment in Ontario;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and entertainment scene — all minutes away from the Oshawa GO Station
                                                                                                                                                                                       › Peterborough boasts Canada’s lowest        and Highway 401. For students who want to be close to the action while               #3 in all of Canada.
                                                                                                                                                                                         unemployment rate.                         enjoying the charm of a close-knit community, the GTA is a wonderful place
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to visit, explore and discover.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       DURHAM GTA QUICK FACTS
                                                                                                                                                                                       PETERBOROUGH QUICK FACTS                                                                                                        608,124 population
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       		 Durham Region
                                                                                                                                                                                      220,000		 population Greater
                                                                                                                                                                                      			 Peterborough Area                                                                                                            40 min to Union Station in
                                                                                                                                                                                       90 min		 to downtown Toronto (even faster                                                                                       		 downtown Toronto
                                                                                                                                                                                      			 when the 407 extension opens)                                                                                                     130+
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         parks and trails in
                                                                                                                                                                                             100+		   parks and trails                                                                                                 		Oshawa

                                                                                                                                                                                             300+		   annual festivals and events                                                                                            50+
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          restaurants, pubs and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       		 cafés in downtown
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       		Oshawa
                                                                                                                                                             Peterborough Musicfest                                                 The lakeshore

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STUDENT LIFE:                                                                                                           ACADEMIC, PERSONAL & SOCIAL SUPPORT
GET INVOLVED
                                                                                                                        CLUBS AND GROUPS                          STAND OUT FROM THE                          STUDENT SUPPORT
                                                                                                                        Meet new friends and explore your         CROWD: CO-CURRICULAR                        Adjusting to university means
                                                                                                                                                                                                              developing new skills, independence
                                                                                                                        passions by joining one of the nearly
                                                                                                                        100 student clubs and groups at Trent.
                                                                                                                                                                  RECORD                                      and self-awareness. At Trent, we
                                                                                                                                                                                                              challenge and support each other
                                                                                                                        From archery and anime to science         If you’ve taken the time to get             – in the classroom and beyond.
                                                                                                                        fiction and skiing – there’s something    involved, volunteer and develop skills      Colleges, student services and student
                                                                                                                        for everyone. Can’t find a club or        outside the classroom, showing your         associations each provide a range of
                                                                                                                        group that matches your interests?        efforts to potential employers is a         personal connections and support.
                                                                                                                        Trent makes it easy to create your own.   great way to get your foot in the door.     Here’s just a few services you can take
                                                                                                                        trentu.ca/stuorg    mytdsa.ca             Trent’s co-curricular record acts as        advantage of:
                                                                                                                                                                  an official “transcript,” tracking all of
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Academic Advising: trentu.ca/advising
                                                                                                                                                                  your non-academic activities and
                                                                                                                        STUDENT GOVERNMENT                        accomplishments while at Trent. It          Academic Skills:
                                                                                                                                                                                                              trentu.ca/academicskills
                                                                                                                                                                  includes student leadership, awards,
                                                                                                                        AND LEADERSHIP                            workshops, clubs, groups, and much          Career Centre: trentu.ca/careers
                                                                                                                                                                  more.
                                                                                                                        Trent Central Student Association                                                     Counselling Services:
                                                                                                                        (TCSA) in Peterborough and Trent          trentu.ca/studentaffairs/getinvolved        trentu.ca/counselling
                                                                                                                        Durham Student Association (TDSA)
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Health Services:
                                                                                                                        provide a variety of pivotal services
                                                                                                                        for students, by students. Our student    LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS                         trentu.ca/healthservices

                                                                                                                        unions help students share ideas and                                                  Rebound Program: trentu.ca/rebound
                                                                                                                                                                  Trent offers a wide range of skill-
                                                                                                                        create change while also providing                                                    Student Accessibility Services:
                                                                                                                                                                  building opportunities that help
                                                                                                                        access to health and dental insurance                                                 trentu.ca/sas
                                                                                                                                                                  prepare you for a variety of leadership
                                                                                                                        and club sponsorship.
                                                                                                                                                                  roles in your community and beyond.
                                                                                                                        trentcentral.ca    mytdsa.ca              Become a peer mentor, orientation
                                                                                                                                                                  leader, or sign up for one of Trent’s
                                                                                                                                                                  leadership certificate programs.
     MAKE FRIENDS AND MEMORIES FOR LIFE.                                 ORIENTATION FOR NEW STUDENTS

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                                                                                                                                                                  trentu.ca/currentstudents/work-lead
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            IN CANADA
     DISCOVER ALL THE WAYS YOU BELONG AT TRENT UNIVERSITY.
                                                                         From before you arrive on campus until
                                                                                                                                                                  trentu.ca/durham/leadership
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    #       FOR ACADEMIC
                                                                         after you've settled in, we're with you
                                                                         every step of the way. Trent’s new student                                                                                                         ADVISING
     At Trent University, academics are just the beginning of your       orientation programs are designed to                                                                                                           Maclean’s University
                                                                         get you prepared and ready for your new                                                                                                        Rankings 2018
     university experience. Outside the lecture hall, Trent’s diverse,
     close-knit community makes it easy to get involved, meet new        educational journey. Get a head start at our
                                                                         Summer Orientation, and don’t miss out on
     people and make a positive impact – on and off campus.
                                                                         Orientation Week before classes kick off in
     › EXPAND your social circle by joining a campus club                September. Orientation days are a fun and
                                                                         interactive way to help make your transition
       or group.
                                                                         to Trent as smooth as possible.
     › ENHANCE your resumé by building your co-curricular
       record.                                                           Starting in Winter, Summer, or Fall? We
                                                                         offer a series of support programs to make
     › DRIVE positive social change by becoming a student leader.        your transition to Trent straightforward and
                                                                         easy, no matter when you start.
     There’s no limit to your potential at Trent.
                                                                         trentu.ca/orientation
                                                                         trentu.ca/durham/orientation

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A PLACE TO BELONG:                                                                         CHOOSE THE COLLEGE THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU
THE COLLEGES AT TRENT
Trent University’s colleges have been at the centre
of the student experience for over 50 years.
Colleges are more than residences, dining halls and
classroom spaces. They are also communities that
promote learning, embrace diversity, and foster
meaningful connections among students, faculty
and staff.

Each college is run by a principal who leads a                                             CATHARINE PARR TRAILL COLLEGE
team of dynamic academic support staff offering
                                                                                           #TraillWow! One of Trent’s original colleges
personalized assistance for any challenge that you                                         and the only college located in downtown
may face. From orientation to convocation, Trent’s                                         Peterborough, Traill is a community of forward-thinking and
colleges are there to support your educational                                             creative “Traillblazers.” As a hub for undergraduate, graduate     LADY EATON COLLEGE
journey.                                                                                   studies, and the new law dual degree program, Traill College
                                                                                                                                                              Lady Eaton students are known for their creative
                                                                                           brings together students of all years of study to create an
                                                                                                                                                              energy, passion for their local community and
                                                                                           environment where diversity and the blending of ideas thrive.
All Trent students, in all years, whether you live                                                                                                            commitment to self-expression. Feeling artistic?
in residence or not, get to choose their college.                                          trentu.ca/colleges/traill                                          The LEC community has a long tradition in the arts, and we
                                                                                                                                                              are known across campus as the “music college.” Home-away-
Trent's five colleges are as unique as you are –
                                                                                                                                                              from-home for many international students coming to Trent,
each one offers different architectural styles,                                            CHAMPLAIN COLLEGE                                                  our college believes that with compassion, self-confidence,
student spaces and extracurricular activities.                                                                                                                and a willingness to share and learn from each other, we can
                                                                                           At Champlain College, we know the importance
Which college will you choose?                                                             of balancing academic excellence with a loud and
                                                                                                                                                              make a positive impact on the world.
                                                                                           proud spirit. As the oldest college on the Symons                  trentu.ca/colleges/lec
trentu.ca/colleges                                                                         Campus, we’ve got an abundance of tradition and heart. With
                                                                                           an emphasis on active living and global thinking, our “Chamily”
                                                                                           values discovery, adventure, reflection, and engagement in all
                                                                                           aspects of university life — whether it’s in the classroom or on
                                                                                           the ice at our annual broomball tournament.

                                                                                           trentu.ca/colleges/champlain

                        “One of the most unique
                         features of Trent is that we
                         have the privilege to be a part
                         of the wonderful collegiate
                         system. The college you are
                         affiliated with gives you the
                         chance to meet new people
                         and experience events. I have                                                                                                        OTONABEE COLLEGE
     made my closest friendships through the                                                                                                                  The Otonabee College community captures the
     activities that being a part of a college provides.                                                                                                      spirit of the river that it’s named after. In Ojibwe,
     Without the collegiate system, I would not be                                                                                                            Otonabee means “river that beats like a heart.”
     the same person that I am today. I was given                                          PETER GZOWSKI COLLEGE                                              Like the river, we’re a community known for being
     amazing opportunities to grow and develop as                                          The youngest college at Trent University, Gzowski                  dynamic, ever changing, and unrelenting. Here
     a person. At the end of the day, the collegiate                                       brings together different ways of thinking by                      at OC, we have a strong connection to both the arts and
     system is to thank for my incredible university                                       honouring Indigenous traditions and cultivating                    sciences. Our students know that by looking ahead, we can
     experience.”                                                                          leaders in environmental sustainability and commerce.              keep up with and create change in our fast-paced world while
                                                                                           Here at Gzowski, we explore how we can come together               staying true to ourselves.
     SEAN CARLIN, Champlain College, Biology student                                       to bridge the gaps between different academic and social
                                                                                                                                                              trentu.ca/colleges/otonabee
                                                                                           interests. With passions ranging from Bay Street to the Boreal
                                                                                           Forest, our students see and discuss the world from multiple
                                                           Students stop and chat          perspectives.
                                                           outside the ivy covered walls
                                                           of Champlain College            trentu.ca/colleges/gzowski

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TRENT UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE THE WAY YOU THINK - Overseas Frontiers
YOUR COLLEGE RESIDENCE:
YOUR HOME AWAY                                                                                                                                                                                    THE TRENT COLLEGE RESIDENCE ADVANTAGE
FROM HOME                                                                                                                                                                                                GUARANTEED SPOT IN RESIDENCE in your
                                                                                                                                                                                                         first year – just complete the application
                                                                                                                                                                                                         requirements by the deadline and we’ll save
                                                                                                                                                                                                         you a room
                                                                                                                                                                                                         THE COLLEGE RESIDENCE SYSTEM gives
                                                                                                                                                                                                         you the opportunity to be part of a smaller
                                                                                                                                                                                                         community, providing many opportunities
                                                                                                                                                                                                         to build relationships with other students and
                                                                                                                                                                                                         your profs
                                                                                                                                                                                                         TRENT’S ROOM SELF-SELECTION SERVICE
                                                                                                                                                                                                         lets you pick your college, choose your room,
                                                                                                                                                                                                         and even tell us what you’re looking for in a
                                                                                                                                                                                                         roommate
                                                                                                                                                                                                         THE CHOICE IS YOURS – Single, double or
                                                                                                                                                                                                         triple room? Traditional or suite style? We offer
                                                                                                                                                                                                         it all!
                                                                                                                                                                                                         FLEXIBLE CAMPUS MEAL PLAN – Spend your
                                                                                                                                                                                                         dining plan dollars on campus or downtown,
                                                                                                                                                                                                         on everything from cafeteria-style food to
                                                                                                                                                                                                         vegan and international cuisine
                                                                                                                                                                                                         MORE CLEAN CLOTHES – with free laundry
                                                                                                                                                                                                         in all residences you can freshen your clothes
                                                                                                                                                                                                         as much (or as little) as you want – no coins or
                                                                                                                                                                                                         card required
                                                                                                                                                                                                         trentu.ca/housing

Top 5: Why Living in a Trent College Residence                                                     “I really enjoyed the
                                                                                                   residence experience
                                                                                                                             FUEL YOUR MIND: CAMPUS DINING
in First Year is the Best                                                                          because it gave me the    Feed your mind as well as your belly. Our food options at Trent will have
                                                                                                   chance to meet friends    you salivating. In our on-campus dining halls, you can take part in Taste
1    This is where a community of scholars becomes a society of friends –                          who were all looking      Tuesdays to sample upcoming menus, eat clean on No Fryday, or sit
     you’ll meet students from your program, in other programs, from Canada        to make new friends themselves            down for a gourmet dinner once a month in Gzowski College prepared
     and around the world.                                                                                                   by Trent’s very own award-winning chef. You can also use your meal
                                                                                   after arriving at Trent. It also helped
                                                                                                                             plan at our campus pub, The Ceilie, the co-operative vegan restaurant,
2    Keep your finger on the pulse of everything happening in your                 ease the transition to university life
                                                                                                                             The Seasoned Spoon, and the Planet North, a vegetarian and smoothie
     college and on campus – the picturesque view from your room is pretty         by being on campus and close to           hotspot. Looking to venture off campus and explore Peterborough’s
     awesome too.                                                                  student support services. I would         amazing restaurant scene? You can use your TrentUCard at many
3    Forget commuting to class, you might not even have to leave the building –    recommend living in residence             downtown cafés and restaurants too.
     a definite bonus in the winter months – or change out of your pajama pants.   because it’s a huge chance for
                                                                                                                             At Trent, we cater to all of your food needs (and cravings). We also love
                                                                                   everyone else to build their Trent
4    Have a question about a lab or assignment? Want to debate your latest                                                   to eat local. The Trent Market Garden, located here on campus, provides
                                                                                   circles and familiarize themselves        fresh organic produce daily to our campus eateries. Forget the 100-mile
     readings? Just grab a coffee and sit down with your prof at your favourite
     college café or dining hall. At Trent, every prof belongs to a college too.   with how the University works while       diet: at Trent, it’s 100-metres!
                                                                                   having easy access to everything
5    Every support you can imagine is located just outside your door –             they may need.”
                                                                                                                             Like any good meal with friends, we’re social. Like & follow Trent Food
     academic advising, health services, career mentoring, and the college                                                   Services @TrentFood to get a sneak peek of daily features, events and
     office. On campus you can find it all!                                        DAVID LANGABEER,Otonabee College,         contests.
                                                                                   Environmental Science student             trentu.ca/foodservices

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WHERE WILL YOU LIVE?

                                                                                                   TRAILL COLLEGE (WALLIS HALL &
                                                                                                   CRAWFORD HOUSE)
                                                                                                                                                                        JOIN A LIVING-LEARNING COMMUNITY
                                                                                                                                                                        Membership in a Living-Learning Community (or LLC) is an excellent way to make the
                                                                                                   Room options: Single, double,                                        most of your residence experience. It’s an opportunity to get involved in a variety of fun
                                                                                                   or triple rooms
                                                                                                                                                                        activities and a great excuse to meet new people who share your interests. Students drive
                                                                                                  * Room + dining plan cost:                                            the collaborative activity planning process with the support of an upper-year student
                                                                                                    Traditional Single $11,489                                          mentor, residence staff, and colleges. Participation in an LLC is optional – make your
                                                                                                    Traditional Double $10,095                                          choice and apply for acceptance when you complete your housing application form.
                                                                                                    Traditional Triple $8,700
                                                                                                                                                                        Active Living: For students who are             Leadership and Civic Engagement: The
                                                                                                   TRENT UNIVERSITY DURHAM                                              passionate about physical activity,             ultimate place for students who want to lead
                                                                                                   GTA RESIDENCE                                                        exploration, and adventure.                     and get involved in their community.

 CHOOSE YOUR COLLEGE RESIDENCE                                                                     First-year students at our Durham
                                                                                                   campus in the GTA can also enjoy
                                                                                                                                                                        Trent Global Living: Challenge your
                                                                                                                                                                        assumptions about what it means to be a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Forensics: A group for students who share
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        a passion for forensic science and who
                                                                                                   the residence experience, thanks to                                  global citizen.                                 are eager to participate in forensic-related
 So much more than just four walls with a bed, your college residence is also a real (and
                                                                                                   a partnership with Durham College                                                                                    experiences that connect you with faculty
 virtual) community, and place of identity. The experiences you gain in your college                                                                                    Environmental Sustainability: For students
                                                                                                   and UOIT. Complete the application                                                                                   and peers.
 will stay with you for the rest of your life, so you’ll definitely want to spend a little time                                                                         passionate about “thinking locally and acting
                                                                                                   requirements before the deadline and
 deciding which college at Trent is right for you. Let us help with a little more info:                                                                                 globally.”                                      Nursing: For nursing students to connect
                                                                                                   you’re guaranteed a room.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        with peers and faculty and participate in
                                                                                                   Room options: Single or double                                       Endahying Community: The perfect                community outreach initiatives.
                                                                                                   rooms                                                                community for anyone interested in
 CHAMPLAIN COLLEGE ANNEX,                            GZOWSKI COLLEGE                                                                                                                                                    Trent/Swansea Law: A community for
                                                                                                                                                                        Indigenous culture and knowledge.
 GZOWSKI COLLEGE ANNEX &                                                                          * Room + dining plan costs vary                                                                                       scholars in the Law & Arts and Law &        NEW
                                                     Room options: Single rooms with
 LADY EATON COLLEGE ANNEX                                                                           depending on each Durham                                            Business Administration: For business           Business dual degree program who
                                                     adjoining semi-private bathroom
                                                                                                    residence. Not all Durham residences                                students who want to take their learning out    want a holistic study environment that will
 Room options: Single or                           * Room + dining plan cost:
                                                                                                    have a mandatory meal plan:                                         of the classroom and into the community.        help them achieve their educational and
 double rooms in a suite                             Premium Single $12,730
                                                                                                    $9,100 – $12,553                                                    Expressions: A vibrant community of             career goals.
* Room + dining plan cost:
                                                                                                                                                                        students who share a passion for visual and
  Premium Suite Single $9,878                                                                      trentu.ca/housing/durham-campus
                                                     LADY EATON COLLEGE                                                                                                 performing arts.
  Premium Suite Double $8,483
                                                     Room options: Single or double rooms
 OTONABEE COLLEGE ANNEX                            * Room + dining plan cost:
                                                     Traditional Single $11,489
 Room options: Single and double rooms
                                                     Traditional Double $10,095
* Room + dining plan cost:                           Suite Single $9,767
  Traditional Single $11,489                         Suite Double $8,373
  Traditional Double $10,095

                                                     OTONABEE COLLEGE
 CHAMPLAIN COLLEGE
                                                     Room options: Single, double,
 Room options: Single, double or triple              or triple rooms
 rooms
                                                   * Room + dining plan cost:
* Room + dining plan cost:                           Traditional Single $11,489

                                                                                                                                           88%
                                                                                                                                                 of TRENT STUDENTS
  Traditional Single $11,489                         Traditional Double $10,095
  Traditional Double $10,095                         Traditional Triple $8,700                                                                   recommend living on
  Traditional Triple $8,700                          Suite Single $9,767                                                                         campus in your first
  Suite Double $8,373                                Suite Double $8,373                                                                         year

 Please note: Above fees are 2018/19 residence fees. Updated fees for 2019/20
 will be available in March 2019.

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BLEED GREEN WITH TRENT EXCALIBUR                                                                                                                                                                             FREE
PLAYING FOR TRENT                                                                                                                                                                                      FITNESS CONSULTATION
                                                                                                                                                                                                           FOR ALL NEW
                                                                                                                                                                                                             STUDENTS

                                                                                                                                          CHEER. CELEBRATE. MAKE                  NEW FACILITIES =                       TAKE YOUR HEALTH TO THE NEXT LEVEL
                                                                                                                                          MEMORIES.                               NEW ATHLETIC                           IN STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITIES
                                                                                                                                                                                  OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                                                                          Mark your calendar! Held the last                                              When you become a Trent University
                                                                                                                                          weekend in September, Trent’s           Student athletes at Trent now
                                                                                                                                                                                  have even more amazing facilities
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         student, you’re automatically an exclusive
                                                                                                                                          annual Homecoming and Head of                                                  member of the ultramodern Trent
                                                                                                                                          the Trent Regatta brings together       to use and train in. In 2016, the
                                                                                                                                                                                  City of Peterborough and Trent         Athletics Centre. Take advantage of your
                                                                                                                                          alumni and the community to cheer
                                                                                                                                                                                  University opened the Trent            membership by staying active and finding a
                                                                                                                                          on Excalibur varsity teams, network
                                                                                                                                                                                  Sports Fields complex, featuring       healthy balance — essential ingredients for
                                                                                                                                          with fellow students and returning
                                                                                                                                                                                  a full-sized baseball diamond and      a successful and well-rounded university
                                                                                                                                          alumni in the beer garden, and
                                                                                                                                          attend the largest single day head      natural turf soccer, rugby and         career.
                                                                                                                                          rowing race in North America. It’s a    lacrosse sports field. And coming      › 12,000 sq. ft. CARDIO LOFT and WEIGHT
                                                                                                                                          weekend you don’t want to miss!         soon… a new twin pad arena and           ROOM
                                                                                                                                                                                  aquatics complex, scheduled to
                                                                                                                                          trentu.ca/hotr                                                                 › North America’s most advanced indoor
                                                                                                                                                                                  open during your time at Trent.
Sport, recreation and wellness are at
the heart of our University community.                    VARSITY AT ITS BEST                                                                                                     Stay tuned for more!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ROWING TANK
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         › Justin Chiu STADIUM, newly refurbished
As a Trent student, you are part of the                     Following a long tradition of athletic excellence, Trent varsity                                                                                               artificial turf field and track
Excalibur team – whether you compete for                    athletes represent the University in the pursuit of national titles.
championship titles as a varsity athlete, join                                                                                                                                                                           › International competitive SQUASH court
                                                 While learning and applying the important values of leadership, discipline
a campus rec sport, or take advantage of         and teamwork, Excalibur student-athletes benefit from access to exceptional                                                                                             › On-site physiotherapy, rehabilitation, and
our state-of-the-art facilities in your quest    facilities and dedicated coaches and represent Trent at the highest level of                                                                                              sports HEALTH CLINIC
for a healthier, more balanced you. We           competition in the OUA and CUFLA.                                                                                                                                       › 25m COMPETITIVE POOL and therapy
encourage all students to find their fit                                                                                                                                                                                   pool
                                                 Varsity teams: Rowing • Rugby • Lacrosse • Soccer • Volleyball • Curling
at Trent.                                                                                                                                                                                                                › Two FITNESS STUDIOS
                                                 Varsity clubs: Cross Country Running • Golf • Fencing
trentu.ca/athletics                                                                                                                                                                                                      › Beautiful HIKING TRAILS
                                                 Winning 2017/18 Highlights
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         › Two BEACH VOLLEYBALL COURTS
                                                 Multiple gold and silver finishes at OUA and Canadian University Rowing Championships;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         › 28 ft. INDOOR CLIMBING WALL
                                                 rowing and rugby coach of the year honours; silver for men’s lacrosse at CUFLA
                                                 Baggataway Cup; men’s soccer OUA quarter finalists.                                                                                                                     › New BASEBALL DIAMOND and natural turf
                                                 trentvarsity.ca    @TrentExcalibur        #bleedgreen                                                                                                                     multi-sport field

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         DURHAM GTA:
                                                                                                                                          GET ACTIVE: CAMPUS RECREATION                                                  ENDLESS FITNESS OPTIONS
                                                                                                                                                                     Campus rec activities are some of the best
                                                                                                                                                                     ways to exercise, make new friends and              Studying at our Durham GTA campus? You
                                                                                                                                                                     have fun. Try your hand at rowing, squash,          can enjoy membership to all City of Oshawa
                                                 FOSTERING CANADA’S FUTURE                                                                                           innertube water polo, outdoor/indoor soccer,        recreation facilities including the Civic
                                                 OLYMPIC CHAMPIONS                                                                                                   hockey, ultimate frisbee, basketball, dodgeball,    Recreational Complex (next door to campus),
                                                 The next generation of Team Canada rowers                                                                           volleyball, badminton, floor hockey, and            giving you access to an indoor soccer stadium,
                                                 now call Trent University home, as Rowing                                                                           more. Competitive and recreational levels           pool, aerobics studio, weight room, indoor
                                                 Canada Aviron selected Trent as one of five    Back-to-Back Gold at World                                           are available through Trent’s award-winning         track, tennis, squash and badminton courts.
                                                 prestigious NextGen Hub partners. High         Championships                                                                                                            Trent Durham athletes are also encouraged
                                                                                                                                                                     campus recreation program.
                                                 performance rowers who wish to one day         Trent Excalibur and NetGen rower Trevor                                                                                  to try out for the Excalibur varsity teams in
                                                 compete at the Olympics will now get           Jones defended his world champion         trentu.ca/athletics/campus-recreation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Peterborough.
                                                 enhanced coaching and training — right on      title at the World Rowing Under 23
                                                 campus.                                        Championships in Poland.

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THINK TRENT. THINK GLOBAL.
 STUDY, RESEARCH, GAIN EXPERIENCE ABROAD.
                                                                         “One’s destination is never a place, but a new
                                                                          way of seeing things.”– Henry Miller, American author
                                                                                                                                            FEED YOUR CURIOSITY: STUDY ABROAD
                                                                                                                                            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.

                                                                                                                                                     Exchange Programs
                                                                                                                                                     Trent’s partnership with multiple universities around the world makes it easy for you to
                                                                                                                                                     study abroad through a formal exchange program. It’s a simple swap: spend a semester
                                                                                                                                                     or year at another university, and a student from that school will come to Trent. If our     Trent student Miranda Nadine takes
                                                                                                                                                     exchange program doesn’t offer the destination you want, we’ll help you set up a             on hang gliding in Switzerland
                                                                                                                                                     personalized study abroad opportunity at the school of your choice.                          while studying abroad at Universität
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Heidelberg in Germany.
                                                                                                                                                     Year Abroad
                                                                                                                                                     Maybe you want to master a second or third language, or gain career experience
                                                                                                                                                     through a volunteer placement or internship. Some of Trent’s degree programs offer           TRENT HELPS YOU TAKE
                                                                                                                                                     their own study abroad opportunities, providing an opportunity for you to experience
                                                                                                                                                     the country, culture or language you’re studying firsthand.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  FLIGHT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We offer international study abroad
                                                                                                                                                     Summer Field Courses                                                                         bursaries, awards, and prizes that
                                                                                                                                                     If you're looking to go abroad over the summer, Trent will give you credit for it. Instead   can all be used towards funding
                                                                                                                                                     of spending the summer at home, why not enrol in a Belize field school, earn credit on       your very own once-in-a-lifetime
                                                                                                                                                     an archaeological dig in Greece, learn about Indigenous culture in Mexico, or study pink     study abroad experience.
                                                                                                                                                     dolphins in Taiwan? If a semester or year abroad feels too long, Trent’s summer field
                                                                                                                                                     courses provide the perfect educational travel experience.
Trent student Brandon MacRae explored the Australian Outback during an epic 41-hour road trip
with friends he met while on exchange to Melbourne.                                                                                                  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
WANT TO LIVE YOUR EDUCATION IN A GLOBAL WAY?                                                                                                         you get the international work experience you’re searching for.

Internationalize your degree and study anywhere in the
world. Trent is your gateway to discovering a new worldview
and expanding your academic horizons.
                                                                                                                                            Trent to the World: A Truly International
EXPLORE THE WORLD                                                                                                                           Campus Experience
Trent offers several international study programs for you to choose from, each giving you a
unique opportunity to enrich your education by exploring a new part of the world.
                                                                                                TRENT INTERNATIONAL:                        Trent International brings the world to Trent and Trent to the world. Our vibrant international

                                                                                                YOU HAVE A HOME HERE
                                                                                                                                            learning community is made up of students from across Canada and around the globe,
Fit a semester or year abroad seamlessly into your university experience through a formal                                                   all coming together to bring to life an exciting global environment in which to study and             “Trent gave me the
exchange with more than 50 partner universities. You’re also free to design your own study                                                  learn. Meanwhile, global quickly becomes local for international scholars who call Trent               opportunity to take things
abroad experience, by choosing from more than 35 countries. The world truly is yours to         At Trent, you’re part of a diverse and      home. Supports, scholarships, and, extracurricular programs all combine to make it easy for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   outside of the classroom
explore and discover.                                                                           vibrant community that supports you         international students to find their home here.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   to really learn and explore
                                                                                                in your studies and beyond. Trent           trentu.ca/international
Where do you want to study?                                                                                                                                                                                                                        where I’m going to take
                                                                                                International provides services, support,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   my degree internationally.
Australia – Barbados – Belize – Botswana – China – Czech Republic – Ecuador –                   information, and a sense of home to
England – Finland – France – Germany – Ghana – Hungary – India – Italy – Jamaica –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Numbers, figures, and
                                                                                                students from countries all over the
Japan – Malaysia – Malta – Mauritius – Mexico – Norway – Poland – Scotland –                                                                                                                                                                       theories suddenly turned
                                                                                                world who have chosen to live and
South Africa – South Korea – Spain – Switzerland – Taiwan – Hong Kong – Thailand –                                                                                                                                                                 into people, faces, and
Trinidad & Tobago – Turkey – United States – Wales                                              study at Trent. Whether you’re from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   interviews.”
Don't see the country of your study abroad dreams on the list? We’ll do everything we
                                                                                                Peterborough or Paraguay, you’ll have
can to make your preferred international experience happen, with a Letter of Permission.        plenty of opportunities to get involved                                                                                                            CAMERON BEATTIE, International
Visit the Study Abroad Office or your academic advisor for more details.                        in global discussions with people from                                                                                                             Development Studies, spent a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   year abroad in Ecuador
trentu.ca/studyabroad                                                                           around the world – right here on campus.

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TRENT IS #1 IN SCHOLARSHIPS                                                                                                                                                                               88%
AND BURSARIES                                                                                                                                                                                             of full-time, domestic
                                                                                                                                                                                                          undergrad students at
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Trent receive a prestigious
                                                                                                                                                                                                          SCHOLARSHIP OR
                                                                                                                                                                                                          BURSARY
Rewarding academic excellence and making
                                                                                                                                       PAYING FOR YOUR EDUCATION
transformative educational experiences financially
                                                                                                                                       A university education is an investment in your future.
accessible for all students. It’s what we believe in at Trent.                                                                         At Trent we’ll help you find ways to make it affordable.

That’s why Trent DEVOTES MORE OF OUR                                                                                                   Many students need some form of financial assistance
OPERATING BUDGET to undergraduate                                                                                                      in order to achieve their academic goals. Our financial
SCHOLARSHIPS & BURSARIES THAN ANY OTHER                                                             We are also                        aid team will work with you to find ways to help cover
                                                                                                                                       the costs of your university education. In addition to
                                                                                                   #
                                                                                                     1
                                                                                                        in STUDENT AWARDS
UNIVERSITY IN CANADA.*
                                                                                                        in Ontario*
                                                                                                                                   1
                                                                                                                                       scholarships, there are several options available:

                                                                                                                                       GENEROUS ENTRANCE & IN-COURSE BURSARIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                        YOUR STUDENT BUDGET
ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP GUARANTEE                                                                                                         Over $1.25M in funding available
                                                                                                                                       As a student with a demonstrated financial need, you
                                                                                                                                                                                                        HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?
Attention top scholars! Achieve an average of 80% or
higher and you automatically receive an entrance                      TRENT UNIVERSITY PRESTIGIOUS SCHOLARSHIPS                        could receive an entrance and/or in-course bursary.
                                                                                                                                       Unlike loans, bursaries do not need to be repaid.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Estimated Average Budget for an Academic Year

scholarship – no application required.                                You could potentially receive up to $20,000 as a recipient                                                                        $6,800           Domestic tuition
                                                                      of one of Trent's prestigious scholarships. If you’re a      2   ONTARIO STUDENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM                               $1,600           Ancillary Fees
                                                                                                                                       Interest-free loans, free tuition and non-repayable grants       $1,200           Books & Supplies
GET MORE $$$$ EACH YEAR                                               Canadian student entering your first year at Trent with an
                                                                                                                                       With a single application, you could be eligible for support                      Housing & Living
                                                                      average of 80% or higher, we encourage you to apply.
The best part of all? Trent’s national entrance scholarships                                                                           through the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) –          $9,000 – $15,000 Living away from Home
are RENEWABLE each year. Maintain an 80% average and                     Champlain Scholarship                                         all the way up to subsidizing your full tuition. Find out more                    (incl. on-campus room + meal plan or
                                                                         2 available ($5,000/year; maximum potential $20,000)          and apply online: ontario.ca/OSAP                                                 shared rental unit, transit, meals & other
you’ll earn a scholarship for each year you’re at Trent.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         living expenses)
With a maximum scholarship potential of $12,000, things                  Board of Governor’s Leadership Scholarship                3   OUT OF PROVINCE STUDENT ASSISTANCE                               $3,900           Living at Home (transit, meals, etc.)
can really add up!                                                       ($4,500/year; maximum potential $18,000)                      Find out what you qualify for
                                                                                                                                       No matter where you’re coming from in Canada, we can             TOTAL Living away from home: $18,600-$24,600
                                                                         Special Admission Scholarship
                                                                                                                                       help you access the funding you’re eligible for. You’ll be       TOTAL Living at home: $13,500
     Entering                Scholarship             Maximum             10 available ($3,750/year; maximum potential
                                                                                                                                       surprised to find out everything that’s available.
     Average                 Distribution           Scholarship          $15,000)
                                                     Potential                                                                                                                                          These costs represent an approximate eight-month budget
                                                                         Canada Wide Science Fair Scholarship                      4   PART-TIME JOBS & TRENT WORK STUDY PROGRAM
                                                                                                                                                                                                        (based on 2018/19 costs). Your costs may decrease depending
                                                                                                                                       Gain valuable work experience while funding your
 95%+                     $3,000 x 4 years            $12,000            ($3,750/year; maximum potential $15,000)                                                                                       on personal lifestyle, number of trips home, long distance calls,
                                                                                                                                       education
                                                                                                                                                                                                        new or used books, etc. See page 18 for specific residence and
                                                                      Applications due April 1, 2019 – The application form            Many students find work on or off-campus while attending
 90% - 95%                $2,500 x 4 years            $10,000                                                                                                                                           dining plan fees.
                                                                      can be found on your myTrent applicant portal under              Trent. TWSP provides funding for part-time jobs on campus
                                                                      the My Account tab. One application qualifies you for all        for students who are receiving OSAP or student aid from
 85% - 90%                $1,500 x 4 years            $6,000
                                                                      prestigious scholarships.                                        another province.                                                MAKE IT AFFORDABLE
 80% - 85%                $1,000 x 4 years            $4,000                                                                                                                                            Consider this…You’re a first-year student, living on campus in
                                                                      Learn more about scholarships and bursaries:                                                                                      residence. Your estimated costs are approximately $22,000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        How will you pay for it? Don’t worry. We’re going to show you
                                                                      trentu.ca/studentfinances
                                                                                                                                                                                                        how to make your education more affordable.

                         “Being awarded an entrance scholarship
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Entrance Scholarship*         $3,000
                          has helped me strive to put in more
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bursaries                     $1,500
                          hard work and effort while studying             DURHAM SCHOLARS CIRCLE                                                                                                        OSAP Loan                     $9,700
                          each year as Trent continues to                                                                                                                                               OSAP Grant                    $5,200
                                                                          NEW FOR 2019
                          recognize my academic achievements.                                                                                                                                           On Campus Job                 $3,000
                                                                          Are you a top scholar interested in studying at our
                          Fortunately, I am able to retain a                                                                                                                                            Personal Savings              $3,000
                                                                          Durham GTA campus? You could qualify for an
                          scholarship every year because of the           additional entrance scholarship in your first year                                                                            Total Resources:             $25,400*
                          numerous academic supports and                  valued at up to $1,500.
                          services Trent has to offer.”                                                                                                                                                 * Amount of scholarships and various resources will vary for each
                                                                          Learn more at: trentu.ca/durham/scholarscircle                                                                                  individual student
 NILO HONARBAKHSH, Social Work student, Trent University Durham GTA

                                                                      * Maclean’s University Rankings 2018
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LIBERATE YOUR MIND
CAREER-BOUND, CONSIDERING GRAD STUDIES
OR CHOOSING PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL?
A TRENT DEGREE WILL TAKE YOU WHERE
YOU WANT TO GO.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                               1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     undergraduate university
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     in Canada for producing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     LEADERS OF TOMORROW*

Trent University attracts excellent students from
across the country and around the world, and fosters
                                                        JOIN OUR PRESTIGIOUS SCHOOLS OF STUDY                                          CHANIE WENJACK SCHOOL FOR
                                                                                                                                       INDIGENOUS STUDIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                          SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Students are drawn to grad studies at Trent to study
in them future leadership through an educational                                                                                       A community devoted to improving the quality of                    with world-renowned researchers in the humanities,
                                                                  SCHOOL OF BUSINESS                                        life for Indigenous peoples in Canada, the Chanie Wenjack            sciences and social sciences. Trent’s School of Graduate
experience that is rooted in dialogue, diverse
                                                                  Through a student-centred approach to business            School for Indigenous Studies incorporates traditional               Studies offers 22 degree programs and 34 streams of study –
perspectives and collaboration.                                                                                             teachings and perspectives into its curricular and extracurricular   each rich in research and experiential learning opportunities.
                                                                  education, Trent’s popular School of Business gives
                                                        you the practical skills, experience, and knowledge needed          programming. We invite you to explore our history of                 Graduate students at Trent play a key role in pushing the
Whether you choose to study in our arts, sciences,      to graduate from Trent as a future innovator, entrepreneur,         leadership, and join our extraordinary community of scholars         boundaries of research and discoveries, expanding our
social sciences or professional programs, you’ll        or global business leader. Trent’s School of Business offers        to continue this legacy and make a difference in our world.          collective knowledge about ourselves and our world.
graduate from Trent with an unquenchable thirst for     all the advantages of a traditional B.B.A., with several unique
                                                                                                                            Did you know...
knowledge, an appreciation for the opportunities a      opportunities to help you map your own path. No matter
                                                                                                                            Trent is one of only three universities in all of Canada to
                                                        how the journey unfolds, as a student in our Business
well-rounded education can bring, and a life-long                                                                           ensure all undergrads complete at least one course with                                                            NEW
                                                        programs, you will become the type of versatile candidate                                                                                    Accelerated Master’s Degrees
passion for pursuing your ambitions. All of this will                                                                       Indigenous content. Gain an understanding of the history,
                                                        today’s companies demand.                                                                                                                    Already have your mind set on postgraduate studies?
                                                                                                                            traditions, cultures, and knowledge of Indigenous peoples,
equip you for success in whatever path you choose
                                                                                                                            and so much more. Which course will you choose?                          Trent students have the advantage. You can now
after graduation. What does your future hold? Begin               SCHOOL OF THE ENVIRONMENT                                                                                                          fast-track to a master’s program in English, History,
the journey toward discovery here at Trent by finding             Over the past 50 years, Trent has established itself as                                                                            Cultural Studies, or Environmental & Life Sciences after
                                                                                                                                     TRENT/FLEMING SCHOOL OF NURSING
(or creating) your perfect degree.                                one of Canada’s top postsecondary environmental                                                                                    completing your honours undergraduate degree. Ask
                                                                                                                                     The Trent/Fleming School of Nursing empowers
                                                        institutions. The Trent School of the Environment brings                                                                                     your academic advisor for more information on how
                                                                                                                                     future nursing professionals, providing you with strong
                                                        together a wide breadth of environmental expertise, giving                                                                                   to apply for an Accelerated Master’s program in the
                                                                                                                            scientific knowledge, compassion, and social responsibility.
                                                        you access to a full range of programming at one of the                                                                                      third year of your undergraduate honours degree.
                                                                                                                            Accredited by the Canadian Association of Schools of
                                                        world’s top 100 environmental universities. As the first
                                                                                                                            Nursing, Trent’s nursing programs place an emphasis on
                                                        university in Canada to achieve ECO Canada accreditation,
                                                                                                                            experiential learning and a holistic approach to healthcare.
                                                        Trent fosters the most relevant skills and knowledge needed
                                                                                                                            The Trent/Fleming School of Nursing values strong
                                                        for students to excel and thrive in Canada’s growing
                                                                                                                            community partnerships that provide access and equity to
                                                        environmental sector.
                                                                                                                            Indigenous communities, rural and aging populations, people
                                                                                                                            with mental health issues, and women’s health and gender
                                                                SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
                                                                                                                            inclusivity.
                                                                Trent’s prestigious School of Education offers future
                                                                educators an extraordinarily active and highly
                                                                                                                                      SCHOOL FOR THE STUDY OF CANADA
                                                        collaborative suite of programs, providing more than the
                                                                                                                                      As the first university in Canada to establish a
                                                        necessary tools and support for students like you entering
                                                                                                                                      Canadian Studies program, Trent has positioned
                                                        a competitive education market. The School of Education’s
                                                                                                                            itself as a leader in developing a greater understanding of
                                                        guiding principles are deeply rooted in social justice,
                                                                                                                            the diverse and often contested meaning of the Canadian
                                                        ecologically sustainable practices, Indigenous Knowledge,
                                                                                                                            experience. Home to over 40 Canadian Studies scholars
                                                        and providing an enriching interactive learning environment
                                                                                                                            and experts, the School for the Study of Canada provides
                                                        for tomorrow’s teachers.
                                                                                                                            a platform that challenges students at all levels of study to
                                                                                                                            explore issues of relevance to Canada, and debate what it               * Maclean’s University Rankings 2018
                                                                                                                            means to be Canadian.

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FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE: A HANDS-ON EDUCATION
CAREERS & EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

                                                                UNPARALLELED UNDERGRADUATE                                        GLOBAL WORK EXPERIENCE
                                                                RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES                                            Explore a new culture, travel the world, and enjoy
                                                                Participating in undergraduate research is an exciting way to     international experiential learning through field placements,
                                                                explore new ideas and theories in your discipline, and it gives   research projects, intensive language programs, and
                                                                you an edge with graduate schools and future employers.           internships. Trent students have done business in Hong
                                                                As one of the top undergraduate research institutions in          Kong, supported health care in Honduras, excavated ruins
                                                                Canada, Trent offers multiple research opportunities for          in Belize, taught classes in England, and studied marine life
                                                                undergraduates. Try your hand at dusting off medieval             in Taiwan.
                                                                texts, assisting in an archaeological dig in Belize, or testing
                                                                water samples at our Water Quality Centre – the research          CO-OP PROGRAMS
                                                                possibilities truly are endless at Trent.                         Trent offers two academic programs with competitive co-
                                                                                                                                  op options, allowing students to gain invaluable hands-on
                                                                TRENT COMMUNITY RESEARCH CENTRE                                   experience over three 12-week full-time paid work terms:
                                                                Through the Trent Community Research Centre (TCRC),               • Computing Systems Co-op: complete three paid work             INTERNSHIPS, PLACEMENTS, PRACTICA
                                                                students undertake supervised research projects with non-           terms in the Fall and Summer in the rapidly growing           A great way to get some first-hand experience under
                                                                profit and government organizations to gain academic                information technology industry.                              your belt, Trent students in virtually every program can
                                                                credit and on-the-job experience, while benefiting the                                                                            earn academic credit in a variety of hands-on learning
                                                                community. You can make a difference leading a key project        • Conservation Biology Co-op: work alongside
                                                                                                                                    experts at the Ministry and Natural Resources and             settings throughout Ontario and beyond.
In today’s competitive work environment, employers              with a great organization like the New Canadians Centre,
                                                                Peterborough Police Service, YES Shelter for Youth and              Forestry, Parks Canada and Metro Toronto Zoo (just
are looking for university graduates with experience.                                                                               to name a few) and gain the career advantage skills           Business Administration Internship Program
                                                                Families, Peterborough GreenUP, and more. It’s like
That’s why at Trent, every student is guaranteed                                                                                    and knowledge to help protect the world’s most vital          Housed within the B.B.A. program, internship
                                                                co-op, but with a bigger impact.                                                                                                  opportunities in a variety of business sectors within the
to have meaningful, purposeful, and recorded                                                                                        organisms and at-risk wildlife.
experiential learning experiences that will contribute          trentcentre.ca                                                                                                                    Greater Peterborough and Durham Regions are available
to your success as you enter the workforce.                                                                                                                                                       to students from a variety of degree disciplines.

Put the knowledge and skills you’ve acquired in the classroom                                                                                                                                     Internship in Medical Sciences
to good use, through Trent’s many hands-on learning                                                                                                   “Learning and experimenting                 The Internship in Medical Sciences and Placement in
opportunities, research projects, international education                                                                                              with theory in a classroom                 Health Sciences gives students interested in medical/
experiences, co-op and internship programs. Enhance your                                                                                               setting is something students              health science the best opportunity to prepare for careers
resumé, and make more informed decisions about the                                                                                                     can find at any institution,               in medical or applied health research, teaching, and
direction of your postgraduate career.                                                                                                                 but giving students in every               medical school.
                                                                                                                                                       program the opportunity to
                                                                                                                                                                                                  ON-CAMPUS WORK EXPERIENCE
                                                                                                                                                       put those skills to the test in
                                                                                                                                                                                                  There are ample opportunities to gain valuable work

        90     %*       of EMPLOYERS prefer to hire                                                                                                    a real-life career situation is
                                                                                                                                                                                                  experience right here on campus. Be sure to check out the
                        a graduate with some work                                                                                                      something that defines the
                                                                                                                                                                                                  student job board – to find a job that fits your interests and
                        experience                                                                                                                     Trent experience.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                  schedule.

                                                                                                                                  VIPIN CHANDRA NARRA, Business Administration student            CAREER DEVELOPMENT

       90    %**        of TRENT GRADS secure                                                                                     at Trent Durham GTA specializing in Marketing and
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Explore your career, work and educational options through
                        employment within six                                                                                     Consumer Culture, had the opportunity to complete
                                                                                                                                                                                                  our full-service Career Centre. Looking for someone to
                        months of graduating                                                                                      not one, but two internships – junior communications
                                                                                                                                  coordinator at the Abilities Centre in Whitby and               review your resume and cover letter? We can help with
                         * NACE’s Job Outlook 2017 Survey                                                                         project leader with the LivingRoom Community                    that. Workshops, events and networking sessions on
                        ** CUDO 2017                                                                                              Art Studio.                                                     all things related to career preparedness are also held
                                                                                                                                                                                                  throughout the year to help you put your best foot forward
                                                                                                                                                                                                  when it comes to landing that dream job.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  trentu.ca/careers

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