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Information for International Counsellors

In April 2022, Ryerson University changed its name to Toronto Metropolitan University. Learn more about our next chapter.

Thank you for the important work you do supporting your students! This resource page is designed for teachers and counsellors who advise international students. If you are a prospective student or applicant, please review the international undergraduate admissions information tailored for you.

Updates to study permit requirements for certain international students

The Government of Canada recently introduced new requirements for study permit applications. Please visit International Student Support - Study Permit for details.

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Upcoming Events

Find all upcoming events on our International Events page!

In-Person Event

International ACAC Counsellor Tours

 Various dates available between July 4, 2024 - July 16, 2024
 Various times available
 Open to: All international counsellors

Attention all attendees of the 2024 International ACAC conference in London, Ontario! Don't miss out on the special invitation to explore Toronto Metropolitan University (TMU). Join us for an exciting TMU information session, followed by a walking tour of the campus.

Teacher and Counsellor Resources

We appreciate that it can be stressful applying for post-secondary studies. We’ve outlined further information and advice for your students, whether they are current applicants or thinking about applying to Toronto Metropolitan University in the future.

Watch the recording of our Winter 2024 Update

Hear from Scott O'Neill, Director of Admissions & National Recruitment, as he provides pertinent TMU admissions updates, industry insight on application trends, intake competition for our programs and the introduction of alternate offers for Fall 2024. Sonny Wong, Career Counsellor at the Faculty of Arts, highlights the value of a liberal arts degree. Watch the recording today! (external link, opens in new window) 

Toronto Metropolitan University is pleased to recognize the academic achievements of our students through scholarships and awards. Once students have applied, they will have access to our online awards and scholarships platform, AwardSpring, which makes it easy to search for and apply for scholarships and awards.

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Information for International Students

Toronto Metropolitan University is a leading comprehensive innovation university integrated into Canada’s largest and most diverse city. Culturally diverse and inclusive, the university is home to 40,000 students from 140+ different countries and 240,000+ alumni worldwide. Our 60+ undergraduate programs continually evolve to equip students with the knowledge and experiences to contribute, lead and adapt.

Student Affairs is a team of educators, learners, and professionals dedicated to supporting every stage of a student’s journey at Toronto Metropolitan University. We provide academic, professional, and personal development opportunities and support programs to all students in a variety of formats including online, in workshops and 1:1 appointments, through peer support and professional advising, and in partnership with our Faculties and other campus partners. Explore our areas of support today!

Student Wellbeing encompasses a variety of health, wellbeing, and academic services and supports that reflect on a university community that is fully committed and engaged in developing and sustaining supportive environments that foster wellbeing and academic success. Learn more about the services and resources available for your students.

Scheduling a School Visit: In-person or Online

Book a School Visit for your high school - any time of the year!

Offered in person or virtually, a School Visit is an opportunity for high schools around the globe to engage with Toronto Metropolitan University representatives in real time. If you are a teacher, counsellor or principal and would like to learn more about our university, we would be happy to connect with you and your students. We can discuss our programs, the admissions process, student life, and all other undergraduate opportunities as well as areas of interest specific to your school.

Contact Us

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International Enrolment Contact

General questions:

Mailing Address

Toronto Metropolitan University
350 Victoria Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5B 2K3

Office Hours

Monday to Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Toronto Metropolitan University is a proud Higher Education Member of the Council of International Schools, and the National Association for College Admission Counseling.


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Notice of Collection

Toronto Metropolitan University ("the University") collects personal information under the authority of the  (PDF file) University Act and in accordance with the University Notice of Collection. The University will collect, use, disclose, and protect your personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (external link) . If you have questions about the collection, use and disclosure of this information by Toronto Metropolitan University, please contact the International Enrolment Office, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, M5B 2K3,