Black Applicant Support & Engagement (BASE)

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Black Applicant Support and Engagement program—or BASE—demystifies the path to post-secondary engineering education at the University of Toronto. This free program provides Black-identifying Grade 12 students with a customized experience and resources to assist them through the challenges of the university application and decision-making process.

WHAT BASE PARTICIPANTS CAN EXPECT

  • Gain an understanding of the Ontario university application process.
  • Learn about all U of T campuses and Faculties, with a focus on U of T Engineering.
  • Learn about the requirements and supplementary forms of the U of T Engineering application process.
  • Gain an understanding of applying for the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) and other financial aids.
  • Have the resources and support of U of T Engineering staff throughout the application process.
Session Topic Date Session Time
Welcome to BASENovember 1, 20227:15 PM - 8:45 PM EST
Document Prep and Understanding OUACNovember 15, 20226:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
*Future Black Undergraduate Tour + Day!November 19, 2022
Narrowing Choices in EngineeringNovember 22, 20226:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
Navigating Financial AidNovember 29, 20226:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
Applicant Support Drop-In SessionDecember 6, 20226:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
Applicant Support Drop-In SessionJanuary 10, 20236:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
Managing ExpectationsJanuary 17, 20236:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST

* Please note that Future Black Undergraduate Tour + Day is a UofT wide event. Please visit Future Black Undergraduate Tour + Day to register.

PROGRAM FEES


Free!

There is no cost to participate in BASE.

Registration is Open

Ready to join the Black Applicant Support & Engagement program?

Do you have questions about the Black Applicant Support & Engagement program?

Contact us at outreach@engineering.utoronto.ca

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