New Graduate Student
Congratulations on your achievements and welcome to the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto.
This web page is dedicated to providing you with information on what you can expect from the time of offer of admission to registration in your courses this fall. This web page will be updated throughout the spring and summer. Please bookmark this page and visit us often. We will also send you reminder emails throughout the spring and summer.
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- Steps for New Students
- Important Dates
- International Students
- List of contacts
- School of Graduate Studies
Graduate Programs: Sessional dates (2017-2018) Day Month Date Activity M July 3 Canada Day holiday – University closed T August 15 Health forms, record of police check, etc. due for new MN and PM students M July 24 Fall/winter course enrolment begins (PhD and clinical MN) M August 7 Civic Holiday – University closed F August 25 Recommended last date for payment of tuition fees to meet registration deadline M September 4 Labour Day – University closed T September 5 Mask Fitting Day T-F September 5-8 September NP residency week (for Year 1 NP students only) T September 5 Orientation day for Clinical field of students W-Th September 6-7 Orientation days for Health Systems Leadership and Administration (HSLA) students September TBD SGS Orientation M September 11 Graduate nursing courses begin W September 13 Summer Session grades available for viewing by students on the Student Web Service F September 15 Final date to submit PhD theses to SGS to avoid fee charges for 2017-18 F September 15 Registration for September session ends; after this date, a late registration fee will be assessed M September 25 Final date to add full-year and Fall session courses F September 29 Final date to submit final Ph.D. thesis (to SGS) for Fall Convocation Sa September 30 Payment deadline for unpaid fall term tuition in order to avoid service charges M October 9 Thanksgiving holiday – University closed October TBA Simulation lab day for year 1 Clinical field of study students M October 30 Final date to drop September session full or half courses without academic penalty November TBD Fall Convocation and information are posted at http://www.convocation.utoronto.ca Th November 30 Payment deadline for unpaid winter term tuition in order to avoid service charges (for those not receiving OSAP) F December 1 Fall courses end Th December 21 Winter break begins – University closed until January 2, 2018 inclusive W January 3 University reopens M January 8 Winter graduate nursing courses begin M January 15 Final date to submit doctoral theses without fee payment for winter session W January 17 Fall Session grades available for viewing by students on the Student Web Service F January 19 Final date to submit final doctoral thesis (to SGS) for March Convocation in absentia M January 22 Final date to add winter courses (nursing courses only) W January 31 Payment deadline for unpaid winter term tuition in order to avoid service charges (for those receiving OSAP) M February 19 Family Day holiday – University closed T-F February 20-23 Reading Week M February 26 Final date to drop full-year or January session courses without academic penalty March March Graduation In absentia Information is posted at: www.convocation.utoronto.ca, choose March in absentia M-Th March 19-22 MN-HSLA Year 1 Residency F March 30 Good Friday – University closed F April 6 Winter courses end F April 20 Final date for submission of final Ph.D. thesis (to SGS) for students whose degrees are to be conferred at the June Convocation M April 23 Most graduate nursing courses begin M-F April 23-27 SIM lab days for NP-Adult students: May NP residency week (for Year 1 NP students only) M-F April/May 30-4 SIM lab days for NP-Paediatric and PHC-GH students: May NP residency week (for Year 1 NP students only) M May 7 Final date to enrol in summer session courses W May 16 Winter Session grades available for viewing by students on the Student Web Service M May 21 Victoria Day – University Closed F May 25 Final date to drop spring courses without academic penalty June TBD Spring Convocation Information and Dates are posted at www.convocation.utoronto.ca, choose Spring M-T June 25-26 HSLA (Yr 2) residency week T June 26 Advanced Nursing Practice Scholarship Symposium (for all clinical and HSLA students in final year) T-Th June 26-28 Advanced Nursing Practice Scholarship Symposium (for all NP and Post MN-NP students in final year)
Please visit the University of Toronto International Students website.
2016-2017 contacts – may change in 2017-2018 academic year.
Name Role Email Address Roles Margaret Blastorah Director of the MN (and Post-Masters NP Diploma) program firstname.lastname@example.org Academic advising Monica Parry Coordinator, Nurse Practitioner Field of Study Monica.email@example.com Academic advising Kim Widger Lead Faculty, Clinical Field of Study firstname.lastname@example.org Academic advising Lisa Cranley Lead teacher, Health Systems Leadership and Administration Lisa.email@example.com Academic advising Cathy Maser Lead teacher, NP-Child firstname.lastname@example.org Academic advising Michelle Acorn Lead teacher, NP-Primary Health Care-Global Health email@example.com Academic advising Soobong Song Faculty Registrar Soobong.firstname.lastname@example.org Registration and enrolment Brett Snyder Admissions and Enrolment Officer Brett.email@example.com Admissions offers Angela Ho Awards officer Angelakp.firstname.lastname@example.org Financial aid Terry Yuen NP Program Assistant Terry.email@example.com NP program support Star Yu Graduate Program Assistant Academic.firstname.lastname@example.org Other graduate program support Sharon Lee Student Placement Coordinator email@example.com Clinical placement documents Kong Ng Student Placement Coordinator Kong.firstname.lastname@example.org Clinical placement documents
New graduate students may be interested in visiting the School of Graduate Studies Info for New Students web page for more resources and information.
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