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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

Learn more about Indigenous Education and Cultural Services

Staying Connected with Academic Advising | COVID-19

The SSH Academic Advising team wants you to know that in this unprecedented time, we are still here to provide you with the support you need. While we are not in the office, we are still online every weekday to answer your questions and help you in any way we can. 

Make sure to visit the COVID-19 website for more information on how the university is adapting the Ontario Tech experience. Here you will find helpful resources such as health recommendations, information on cancellations and closures, frequently asked questions and admissions updates. 

Campus services still available to you

  • Registrar's Office
    The university's Registrar's Office can help answer questions about:

    Admissions
    Convocation
    Financial Aid
    Registration
  • The Office of Student Life
    Student Life services have temporarily been moved online and have gathered resources from across campus staff, faculty and students that you may find helpful.

    Visit the Office of Student Life to access services such as:

    Academic Support
    Accessibility
    Career Readiness
    Health and Wellness

FSSH Academic Advising resources available to you:

 

Virtual Drop-in Hours

For general questions, you can still "drop-in" to see us through Google hangout. Summer hours for July-August are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 11-noon.

Connect with us

 

Google Meet

For individual support, we will connect with you for one-on-one appointments through Google Meet. It's easy and it's personal, so don't hesitate to reach out.

Book an appointment

 

Email

Always email us from your ontariotechu.net email and include your name and student number for the fastest and most effective support.

Email us

F.A.Q.s

In support of public health and the wellbeing of our campus community, the Spring 2020 Convocation Ceremony has been postponed until the fall. Students who are eligible to graduate will still have their degrees conferred in the spring. More information, including dates and information for graduates will be posted in the coming weeks on the Convocation Schedule page.

Details will be emailed to all students by May 1st. The PAS option will be made by completing an online form which will be included in this email.

Details regarding the PAS option deadline will be included within an email to all students by May 1st.

Yes, details will be emailed to all students by May 1st.

No, you have the option to accept your letter grade (A to D), or choose a PAS. All "F" grades will be changed to a Withdrawal; W noted on your transcript with no academic consequence. Academic Advising recommends that students choose the PAS option for all "D" Grades.

Yes.

PAS.

For updates regarding the upcoming academic year, please monitor the latest updates on the COVID-19 information page.

When repeating a course, all instances of a course will appear on the academic transcript. Only the grade achieved on the most recent attempt will be included in the calculation of the student's Grade Point Average. Example: If you are taking a PAS on a repeated course you previously failed, the F will no longer be counted towards your GPA.

Final grades will be released on May 1, 2020.

For general questions, you can still "drop-in" to see us through Google hangout. Our drop-in hours are Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to noon. Connect with us here.