First Year Orientation 2022-2023

Welcome to the University of Toronto Department of Mathematics! 

We understand that first-year can be a rather large transition for any student at UofT and as a department we wanted to ensure that our students were equipped to manage their first-year math courses. Whether you plan on doing math in your first year or for the rest of your university career, this session is for you.

Our First-Year Orientation (YouTube Live Stream) will take place on Friday, August 26th, 2022 (details below):

Event Details:
Date: Friday, August 26th, 2022
Time: 10:00am (EST) - 12:00pm (EST)
Platform: YouTube Livestream

Department of Math First Year Orientation

This event is helpful if you want to: 

  • Meet your first-year course instructors.
  • Learn in more detail the breakdown and expectations of your first-year math courses.
  • Hear testimonials from former first-year students.
  • Hear answers to common first-year questions.
  • Check to ensure that you are taking the correct math courses in your first year. 
*The YouTube video will be available after the session for students that are in different time zones and cannot attend the live event.* 


Before attending the live stream it is highly recommended that you take a look at our First-Year Calculus guide for more information. If you have any pressing questions that you would like to ask our instructors/mentors in the session please fill out the survey below: 

First-Year Orientation Survey:

We look forward to seeing you there!