Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

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.

Click on the + on each step for complete information. 

Steps for New Students
Important Dates
International Students
List of contacts
School of Graduate Studies
Announcements
  • Step 1: Accept your offer of admission
    Step 2: Review important dates
    Step 3: Gather documents for your student preparedness permit
    Step 4: Clear any outstanding conditions
    Step 5: Look for student housing
    Step 5: Finance your studies
    Step 7: Obtain your TCard and UT Email
    Step 8: Pay your tuition
    Step 9: Select Courses for Fall and Winter (Updated June 30)
    Step 10: Attend orientation
  • 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)
    September 6 Orientation for Clinical field of students
    September 6-7 Orientation 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-Child 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 m.blastorah@utoronto.ca Academic advising
    Monica Parry Coordinator, Nurse Practitioner Field of Study Monica.parry@utoronto.ca Academic advising
    Kim Widger Lead Faculty, Clinical Field of Study kim.widger@utoronto.ca Academic advising
    Lisa Cranley Lead teacher, Health Systems Leadership and Administration Lisa.cranley@utoronto.ca Academic advising
    Cathy Maser Lead teacher, NP-Child c.maser@utoronto.ca Academic advising
    Michelle Acorn Lead teacher, NP-Primary Health Care-Global Health michelle.acorn@utoronto.ca Academic advising
    Soobong Song Faculty Registrar Soobong.song@utoronto.ca Registration and enrolment
    Brett Snyder Admissions and Enrolment Officer Brett.snyder@utoronto.ca

     

    Admissions offers
    Angela Ho Awards officer Angelakp.ho@utoronto.ca Financial aid
    Terry Yuen NP Program Assistant Terry.yuen@utoronto.ca NP program support
    Star Yu Graduate Program Assistant Academic.nursing@utoronto.ca Other graduate program support
    Sharon Lee Student Placement Coordinator sharonk.lee@utoronto.ca Clinical placement documents
    Kong Ng Student Placement Coordinator Kong.ng@utoronto.ca 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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