University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM)

University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM)

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Summer High School Pre-University Program.
Offered by UTM and CultureWorks.

Chart your future with this two-week summer program for high school students

Are you wondering what skills you will need for success in university? Could you use some helpful advice for your post-secondary pathway? Are you looking to enhance your language and communication skills?

This two-week summer program will help you answer some of the questions you face today, while giving you a valuable introduction to university life. CultureWorks is proud to partner with the University of Toronto Mississauga to offer this exciting pre-university program specifically for high school students, both domestic and international. 

Earn a certificate from the University of Toronto

In the program, participants will enjoy a series of learning experiences delivered and facilitated by University of Toronto professors and instructors from a range of departments. When you successfully complete the two-week program, you will receive a certificate from the University of Toronto.

Enjoy fun and engaging classes

In this highly interactive summer program, you’ll meet peers from around the world to make new connections. Student mentors attend the classes and lead fun and engaging learning activities. Participants in the program will be assigned an undergraduate student mentor for individual coaching.

The program includes pre-university coaching plus language and communication training. Leadership training, career planning, coaching, and academic study skills will be delivered by the university’s expert instructional team. Small class sizes will ensure you receive personalized attention.

The Virtual Classroom

Live (synchronous) online classes are held Monday through Friday, with classes scheduled to work with the participant’s individual time zone. Instruction is highly interactive. You will have the opportunity to use your communication skills and participate in simulations, case studies, and community activism. 

Language Enrichment 

International students, or those looking for language development, will participate in English language and culture classes facilitated in partnership with CultureWorks. Grouped by English language proficiency, students will also experience leadership training that includes academic planning, career mapping, and one-on-one peer coaching. 

Learn more about different fields of study

Students can choose to learn about different fields of study including:

  • Education Studies
  • Language Studies
  • Communication, Culture and Technology
  • Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Forensic Science
  • Humanities
  • Health Sciences
  • Leadership
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Theatre, Art and Drama
  • Computer Science and Math
  • Work with world class professors and instructors
  • Receive a leadership certificate from the University of Toronto
  • Map your post-secondary pathway
  • Build your resume and academic portfolio
  • Develop your leadership and community engagement skills
  • Advance your academic competencies for post-secondary education
  • Prepare your university application

Program benefits:

University of Toronto Mississauga

The University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) is U of T’s second largest division with a student population of just over 14,000. Established in 1967, UTM offers undergraduate and interdisciplinary graduate studies programs. UTM features 15 academic departments, an Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology, 148 programs and 89 areas of study. The campus offers a vibrant research environment and many of its faculty and researchers are recognized internationally for their innovative work. UTM’s award-winning facilities are located in Mississauga on 225 acres of protected greenbelt along the Credit River, just 33 kilometres west of U of T’s downtown Toronto campus.

Create your future starting today – with the 2022 Summer High School Pre-University Program.