Alex Abroad: Arts adventures in Italy

Arts student Alex Migdal confesses the reason he’s most excited to study in Italy this spring

Getting there is (more than) half the fun

Alumna Emma Hooper is bursting onto the writing scene as one of the Guardian's "New Faces of Fiction 2015"

As we complete final checking for convocation, the Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Student Services Office will be closed on Wednesday, May 6 through Friday, May 8. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Our office will reopen on Monday, May 11 at 10:00 AM and we will be pleased to help you then.


Did you know that the HUB Career Centre (8917 HUB) is open all spring and summer? Visit our office and approach our friendly and knowledgeable advising staff with your career related questions.

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Arts Work Experience (AWE) *Application Deadline for work terms beginning in September is May 31, 2015! 

Eligibility: - Continuing undergraduate student in a Faculty of Arts degree program - Minimum 2.3 GPA - Completed between *30 to 105 credits when work term begins (*new for 2015/16)

Visit to learn more or email to set-up an appointment with an AWE advisor.

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In the Faculty of Arts, we know that learning extends far beyond the classroom. This is why we have agreements with universities worldwide, as well as run our own satellite campus in Italy, offering you unique opportunities to experience learning on a global level. So where can we take you?

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Message from the Dean

Just like that, another term is behind us. I hope you are all enjoying a well-deserved opportunity to catch your breath, reflect on your accomplishments over the past few months and prepare for whatever the spring and summer months have in store for you.

One of the many highlights for me this term was my trip to China at the end of March. As you know, forging and maintaining international relationships is incredibly important to our Faculty. And we have been very successful in this area, with over 20 percent on our current undergraduate population comprised of international students.

On this trip I visited four institutions over the course of three days...Read more.

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