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Information for International Counsellors

In April 2022, Ryerson University changed its name to Toronto Metropolitan University, which will be implemented in a phased approach. You will see the Ryerson name across campus, online and in our official communications for a period of time. 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 like you who advise international students. If you are a prospective student or applicant, please review the international undergraduate admissions information tailored for you.

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Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for upcoming events for International Counsellors.

Find all upcoming events on our International Events page!

Teacher and Counsellor Resources

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

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Recording: How to Apply Workshop for International Counsellors

Assisting students who are applying to Toronto Metropolitan University? Watch a recording of our webinar focused on providing our international counsellor community with the resources and knowledge about the Ontario Universities’ Application (OUAC), admission requirements, application deadlines, and supporting documents required of international students.

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.

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 Virtual Visit

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

A Virtual 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 over the Zoom webinar platform. 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: international@ryerson.ca

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 (formerly Ryerson University) is a proud Higher Education Member of the Council of International Schools, and the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

CIS Member, OSCA/ACOSO, NACAC

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Notice of Collection

Ryerson University ("the University") collects personal information under the authority of the PDF fileRyerson University Act and in accordance with the Ryerson University Notice of Collection for international recruitment and other related purposes. 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 Ryerson University, please contact the International Enrolment Office, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, M5B 2K3, international@ryerson.ca.