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Learning Linkages and Locations

Vital Oshawa:

Students at Trent University in Oshawa have the opportunity to take classes at both our campuses in Oshawa and Peterborough. Dynamic relationships with both Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) let you tailor your education.

A city of over 150,000 located on the shores of Lake Ontario, Oshawa is experiencing a time of profound change and opportunity. With over 2,200 acres of parkland, 55 km of paved trails, an integrated transit system, world class shopping, dining and nightlife, Oshawa is an increasingly amazing place to live, work and study.

Did You Know? Oshawa is: Young. 58% of Oshawa’s population is between 20 and 59 years of age Happening. The City is host to 30 significant cultural festivals & events each year

We’re Here to Help

Smart. Home to three post-secondary institutions – Durham College, UOIT, and Trent U

If you would like some help selecting your courses or planning your academic program, contact one of the academic advisors available at our Oshawa campus at oshawa@trentu.ca.

porty. In Oshawa you’ll find the Generals on the ice, the Dodgers on the baseball S field, and $23 million worth of new recreation facilities in the community Award-winning*. Oshawa was voted One of the Most Livable Communities in the World, a Top 10 Place to do Business in Canada, One of the Best Places in Canada for Young professionals F ast-Growing and Dynamic. Oshawa’s population is forecast to be the fastest growing between 2010 and 2013 (*Sources: UN Endorsed 2007 International Awards for Livable Communities, Canadian Business Magazine, Next Cities 2009-2010 Canada Version, Conference Board of Canada) For more information on the City, see www.oshawa.ca – and check out the “Student” link.

Staff at Trent in Oshawa have gone above and beyond in helping me to be successful in reaching my goals. Because this campus has such a positive support system of faculty, staff and students, I have been able to branch out in directions I would never have thought possible.” Maura Taylor

4th year Trent in Oshawa student

To view this document in an accessible format, please visit www.trentu.ca

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1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8

oshawa@trentu.ca 905-721-3003

Globe and Mail Report on Education

1 2007 Canadian Undergraduate Survey Consortium

We’re happy to answer any question you might have, and to show you around our campuses. Tours of Trent in Oshawa can be booked by calling the Trent University in Oshawa Office:

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With just over 7,800 students in Peterborough and Oshawa, Trent is known for its internationally-respected faculty, globally-significant research, and a meaningful, high-quality liberal undergraduate education in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.

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Welcome to Trent. Get in Touch.

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Opening in September 2010

TRENT UNIVERSITY IN OSHAWA A University experience focused on you!

Welcome to a new Trent University campus in the heart of Oshawa. If you live in the GTA or surrounding regions, now you can enjoy the Trent experience, close to home. Why is Trent consistently ranked as one of the best undergraduate universities in Canada? The hallmarks of the Trent experience are: Personal contact with some of the best university faculty in the country Connecting with other students in small classes and a vibrant campus community Morning, afternoon and evening classes to fit your busy schedule Full- or part-time programs to fit your work/life balance Advancing career opportunities with a social consciousness that will help let you to make a difference in the world

Join us in September at a new Oshawa campus.

learning to make a World of difference

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Our New Dedicated Trent Campus After 35 years providing high quality, post-secondary education in Oshawa, Trent University is now transforming a new space into a hub for learning and innovation – a permanent home for Trent in Oshawa. Trent’s new campus is conveniently located. Just five minutes north of Highway 401, Trent University, at Thornton Road and King Street, is steps from the Oshawa Civic Auditorium Complex. You’ll be blocks from the Oshawa Centre mall, minutes from the Oshawa GO Station and major thoroughfares, and a few bus stops away from shopping and services in downtown Oshawa. UOIT and Durham College, our partners in higher education, are conveniently located a 15 minute drive from Trent University in Oshawa.

The ethos of Trent in Oshawa is caring about every student who enters the door. It is about providing outstanding role models to students. It means talking to students

Count on Us for Financial Support

about what they want to do

Trent ranks #1 in Canada for investments in scholarships and bursaries, providing more than $5 million each year to its students. Trent’s diverse scholarship program fosters and rewards high academic achievement and community involvement. In addition, should you require financial aid, you can apply for a wide range of bursaries, awards, work-study opportunities and loans.

with their lives, and helping them get there.” Professor Sheilagh Knight, Elementary and Intermediate French, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Trent in Oshawa Faculty. Hometown: Courtice, Ontario

Trent in Oshawa www.trentu.ca/oshawa City of Oshawa www.oshawa.ca

Some exciting features at Trent’s new location in Oshawa

A RICH & REWARDING STUDENT LIFE At Trent, everyone has a name, not just a student number. With fewer than 1,000 students and more than 80 faculty members, Trent University in Oshawa will provide you a personalized education. You’ll be part of an inclusive and supportive community offering:

access to classes and labs in a bright renewed building and through Trent’s existing Oshawa facilities at UOIT

Academic advice and support Career and personal counselling services A new campus library and access to extensive electronic resources

an array of student services, all focused on attention to your individual student goals and needs newly outfitted labs and seminar rooms and wood accents in lecture halls with vaulted ceilings

Athletics and recreation facilities Activities, concerts and special events

So Many Ways to Get to Campus Walk Bike Drive (ample parking!) Transit: Durham Transit, Go Train service, and a NEW Go Bus service to and from Peterborough. Visit www.gotransit.com to find out more about new Go Bus service between Peterborough and Oshawa.

My education at Trent in Oshawa has left me feeling that many doors are open for me and that I am well equipped with the knowledge to succeed after graduation.”

proximity to all the conveniences of Durham region, not to mention easy access to Toronto and the entertainment district

Hailey Sampson 4th year Trent in Oshawa student

Trent’s classic attention to you, the student, your aspirations and goals

Outstanding Faculty As a Trent University in Oshawa student, you’ll benefit from class sizes on a human scale (24:1 at Trent in Oshawa), close, personable interaction with your professors, and a shared commitment to academic rigour that will take you where you want to go.

I began my first year as a university student at a campus in my hometown, like many Trent in Oshawa students. I feel a kinship for students here as I watch them thrive on the intellectual and social exchanges of campus life, when they come to my office hours to talk ideas and plans, when they raise and respond to new ideas in animated class discussions, I remember my own student years and know I made the right career choice.” Dr. Roger Ivar Lohmann, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Trent University in Oshawa

Degree Options

Courses of Interest – Expand your World

As a student at Trent University in Oshawa, you can pursue Bachelor of Arts and Science degrees full- or parttime in:

In addition to courses in the above disciplines, a variety of elective courses are offered in Oshawa, including:

• Anthropology • English Literature • Environmental and Resource Studies • History • Psychology • Sociology

• • • • • • • • •

Ancient History and Classics Biology Canadian Studies Computer Science/Studies Cultural Studies Economics Geography Indigenous Studies Mathematics

• Modern Languages (French, German, Spanish, Mandarin) • Philosophy • Physics • Politics • Women’s Studies


Learning Linkages and Locations

Vital Oshawa:

Students at Trent University in Oshawa have the opportunity to take classes at both our campuses in Oshawa and Peterborough. Dynamic relationships with both Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) let you tailor your education.

A city of over 150,000 located on the shores of Lake Ontario, Oshawa is experiencing a time of profound change and opportunity. With over 2,200 acres of parkland, 55 km of paved trails, an integrated transit system, world class shopping, dining and nightlife, Oshawa is an increasingly amazing place to live, work and study.

Did You Know? Oshawa is: Young. 58% of Oshawa’s population is between 20 and 59 years of age Happening. The City is host to 30 significant cultural festivals & events each year

We’re Here to Help

Smart. Home to three post-secondary institutions – Durham College, UOIT, and Trent U

If you would like some help selecting your courses or planning your academic program, contact one of the academic advisors available at our Oshawa campus at oshawa@trentu.ca.

porty. In Oshawa you’ll find the Generals on the ice, the Dodgers on the baseball S field, and $23 million worth of new recreation facilities in the community Award-winning*. Oshawa was voted One of the Most Livable Communities in the World, a Top 10 Place to do Business in Canada, One of the Best Places in Canada for Young professionals F ast-Growing and Dynamic. Oshawa’s population is forecast to be the fastest growing between 2010 and 2013 (*Sources: UN Endorsed 2007 International Awards for Livable Communities, Canadian Business Magazine, Next Cities 2009-2010 Canada Version, Conference Board of Canada) For more information on the City, see www.oshawa.ca – and check out the “Student” link.

Staff at Trent in Oshawa have gone above and beyond in helping me to be successful in reaching my goals. Because this campus has such a positive support system of faculty, staff and students, I have been able to branch out in directions I would never have thought possible.” Maura Taylor

4th year Trent in Oshawa student

To view this document in an accessible format, please visit www.trentu.ca

C

1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8

oshawa@trentu.ca 905-721-3003

Globe and Mail Report on Education

1 2007 Canadian Undergraduate Survey Consortium

We’re happy to answer any question you might have, and to show you around our campuses. Tours of Trent in Oshawa can be booked by calling the Trent University in Oshawa Office:

#1 for ability to get involved in campus activities 1

t

y 401

Thornto

n Rd

R Thickson

d

Highwa King St

Gibb St ver Ct

Trent University in Oshawa, is less than 20 minutes by car from:

Bloor S Vancou

With just over 7,800 students in Peterborough and Oshawa, Trent is known for its internationally-respected faculty, globally-significant research, and a meaningful, high-quality liberal undergraduate education in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.

Whitby Pickering Ajax Claremont Courtice Bowmanville Clarington

GO STATION W

son Rd

Trent is:

And less than 50 minutes by car from:

Steven

Consistently ranked one of Canada’s most research-intensive universities

d

Ranked in the top three nationally for academic challenge 1

Campus Tours Park R

A grade for class size 2

t Bond S

www.trentu.ca/oshawa

905-721-3003

oshawa@trentu.ca

Welcome to Trent. Get in Touch.

King St

St

A- grade for quality of education 2

Downtown Toronto Richmond Hill Markham North York Peterborough (now with regular GO Bus service!)

Centre

A- grade for faculty interaction with students 2

W

St

A- grade for quality of teaching 2

Simcoe

2

Opening in September 2010

TRENT UNIVERSITY IN OSHAWA A University experience focused on you!

Welcome to a new Trent University campus in the heart of Oshawa. If you live in the GTA or surrounding regions, now you can enjoy the Trent experience, close to home. Why is Trent consistently ranked as one of the best undergraduate universities in Canada? The hallmarks of the Trent experience are: Personal contact with some of the best university faculty in the country Connecting with other students in small classes and a vibrant campus community Morning, afternoon and evening classes to fit your busy schedule Full- or part-time programs to fit your work/life balance Advancing career opportunities with a social consciousness that will help let you to make a difference in the world

Join us in September at a new Oshawa campus.

learning to make a World of difference

TM


Our New Dedicated Trent Campus After 35 years providing high quality, post-secondary education in Oshawa, Trent University is now transforming a new space into a hub for learning and innovation – a permanent home for Trent in Oshawa. Trent’s new campus is conveniently located. Just five minutes north of Highway 401, Trent University, at Thornton Road and King Street, is steps from the Oshawa Civic Auditorium Complex. You’ll be blocks from the Oshawa Centre mall, minutes from the Oshawa GO Station and major thoroughfares, and a few bus stops away from shopping and services in downtown Oshawa. UOIT and Durham College, our partners in higher education, are conveniently located a 15 minute drive from Trent University in Oshawa.

The ethos of Trent in Oshawa is caring about every student who enters the door. It is about providing outstanding role models to students. It means talking to students

Count on Us for Financial Support

about what they want to do

Trent ranks #1 in Canada for investments in scholarships and bursaries, providing more than $5 million each year to its students. Trent’s diverse scholarship program fosters and rewards high academic achievement and community involvement. In addition, should you require financial aid, you can apply for a wide range of bursaries, awards, work-study opportunities and loans.

with their lives, and helping them get there.” Professor Sheilagh Knight, Elementary and Intermediate French, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Trent in Oshawa Faculty. Hometown: Courtice, Ontario

Trent in Oshawa www.trentu.ca/oshawa City of Oshawa www.oshawa.ca

Some exciting features at Trent’s new location in Oshawa

A RICH & REWARDING STUDENT LIFE At Trent, everyone has a name, not just a student number. With fewer than 1,000 students and more than 80 faculty members, Trent University in Oshawa will provide you a personalized education. You’ll be part of an inclusive and supportive community offering:

access to classes and labs in a bright renewed building and through Trent’s existing Oshawa facilities at UOIT

Academic advice and support Career and personal counselling services A new campus library and access to extensive electronic resources

an array of student services, all focused on attention to your individual student goals and needs newly outfitted labs and seminar rooms and wood accents in lecture halls with vaulted ceilings

Athletics and recreation facilities Activities, concerts and special events

So Many Ways to Get to Campus Walk Bike Drive (ample parking!) Transit: Durham Transit, Go Train service, and a NEW Go Bus service to and from Peterborough. Visit www.gotransit.com to find out more about new Go Bus service between Peterborough and Oshawa.

My education at Trent in Oshawa has left me feeling that many doors are open for me and that I am well equipped with the knowledge to succeed after graduation.”

proximity to all the conveniences of Durham region, not to mention easy access to Toronto and the entertainment district

Hailey Sampson 4th year Trent in Oshawa student

Trent’s classic attention to you, the student, your aspirations and goals

Outstanding Faculty As a Trent University in Oshawa student, you’ll benefit from class sizes on a human scale (24:1 at Trent in Oshawa), close, personable interaction with your professors, and a shared commitment to academic rigour that will take you where you want to go.

I began my first year as a university student at a campus in my hometown, like many Trent in Oshawa students. I feel a kinship for students here as I watch them thrive on the intellectual and social exchanges of campus life, when they come to my office hours to talk ideas and plans, when they raise and respond to new ideas in animated class discussions, I remember my own student years and know I made the right career choice.” Dr. Roger Ivar Lohmann, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Trent University in Oshawa

Degree Options

Courses of Interest – Expand your World

As a student at Trent University in Oshawa, you can pursue Bachelor of Arts and Science degrees full- or parttime in:

In addition to courses in the above disciplines, a variety of elective courses are offered in Oshawa, including:

• Anthropology • English Literature • Environmental and Resource Studies • History • Psychology • Sociology

• • • • • • • • •

Ancient History and Classics Biology Canadian Studies Computer Science/Studies Cultural Studies Economics Geography Indigenous Studies Mathematics

• Modern Languages (French, German, Spanish, Mandarin) • Philosophy • Physics • Politics • Women’s Studies


Our New Dedicated Trent Campus After 35 years providing high quality, post-secondary education in Oshawa, Trent University is now transforming a new space into a hub for learning and innovation – a permanent home for Trent in Oshawa. Trent’s new campus is conveniently located. Just five minutes north of Highway 401, Trent University, at Thornton Road and King Street, is steps from the Oshawa Civic Auditorium Complex. You’ll be blocks from the Oshawa Centre mall, minutes from the Oshawa GO Station and major thoroughfares, and a few bus stops away from shopping and services in downtown Oshawa. UOIT and Durham College, our partners in higher education, are conveniently located a 15 minute drive from Trent University in Oshawa.

The ethos of Trent in Oshawa is caring about every student who enters the door. It is about providing outstanding role models to students. It means talking to students

Count on Us for Financial Support

about what they want to do

Trent ranks #1 in Canada for investments in scholarships and bursaries, providing more than $5 million each year to its students. Trent’s diverse scholarship program fosters and rewards high academic achievement and community involvement. In addition, should you require financial aid, you can apply for a wide range of bursaries, awards, work-study opportunities and loans.

with their lives, and helping them get there.” Professor Sheilagh Knight, Elementary and Intermediate French, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Trent in Oshawa Faculty. Hometown: Courtice, Ontario

Trent in Oshawa www.trentu.ca/oshawa City of Oshawa www.oshawa.ca

Some exciting features at Trent’s new location in Oshawa

A RICH & REWARDING STUDENT LIFE At Trent, everyone has a name, not just a student number. With fewer than 1,000 students and more than 80 faculty members, Trent University in Oshawa will provide you a personalized education. You’ll be part of an inclusive and supportive community offering:

access to classes and labs in a bright renewed building and through Trent’s existing Oshawa facilities at UOIT

Academic advice and support Career and personal counselling services A new campus library and access to extensive electronic resources

an array of student services, all focused on attention to your individual student goals and needs newly outfitted labs and seminar rooms and wood accents in lecture halls with vaulted ceilings

Athletics and recreation facilities Activities, concerts and special events

So Many Ways to Get to Campus Walk Bike Drive (ample parking!) Transit: Durham Transit, Go Train service, and a NEW Go Bus service to and from Peterborough. Visit www.gotransit.com to find out more about new Go Bus service between Peterborough and Oshawa.

My education at Trent in Oshawa has left me feeling that many doors are open for me and that I am well equipped with the knowledge to succeed after graduation.”

proximity to all the conveniences of Durham region, not to mention easy access to Toronto and the entertainment district

Hailey Sampson 4th year Trent in Oshawa student

Trent’s classic attention to you, the student, your aspirations and goals

Outstanding Faculty As a Trent University in Oshawa student, you’ll benefit from class sizes on a human scale (24:1 at Trent in Oshawa), close, personable interaction with your professors, and a shared commitment to academic rigour that will take you where you want to go.

I began my first year as a university student at a campus in my hometown, like many Trent in Oshawa students. I feel a kinship for students here as I watch them thrive on the intellectual and social exchanges of campus life, when they come to my office hours to talk ideas and plans, when they raise and respond to new ideas in animated class discussions, I remember my own student years and know I made the right career choice.” Dr. Roger Ivar Lohmann, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Trent University in Oshawa

Degree Options

Courses of Interest – Expand your World

As a student at Trent University in Oshawa, you can pursue Bachelor of Arts and Science degrees full- or parttime in:

In addition to courses in the above disciplines, a variety of elective courses are offered in Oshawa, including:

• Anthropology • English Literature • Environmental and Resource Studies • History • Psychology • Sociology

• • • • • • • • •

Ancient History and Classics Biology Canadian Studies Computer Science/Studies Cultural Studies Economics Geography Indigenous Studies Mathematics

• Modern Languages (French, German, Spanish, Mandarin) • Philosophy • Physics • Politics • Women’s Studies


Learning Linkages and Locations Students at Trent University in Oshawa have the opportunity to take classes at both our campuses in Oshawa and Peterborough. Dynamic relationships with both Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) let you tailor your education.

We’re Here to Help If you would like some help selecting your courses or planning your academic program, contact one of the academic advisors available at our Oshawa campus at oshawa@trentu.ca.

Vital Oshawa: A city of over 150,000 located on the shores of Lake Ontario, Oshawa is experiencing a time of profound change and opportunity. With over 2,200 acres of parkland, 55 km of paved trails, an integrated transit system, world class shopping, dining and nightlife, Oshawa is an increasingly amazing place to live, work and study.

Did You Know? Oshawa is: Young. 58% of Oshawa’s population is between 20 and 59 years of age Happening. The City is host to 30 significant cultural festivals & events each year Smart. Home to three post-secondary institutions – Durham College, UOIT, and Trent U porty. In Oshawa you’ll find the Generals on the ice, the Dodgers on the baseball S field, and $23 million worth of new recreation facilities in the community Award-winning*. Oshawa was voted One of the Most Livable Communities in the World, a Top 10 Place to do Business in Canada, One of the Best Places in Canada for Young professionals F ast-Growing and Dynamic. Oshawa’s population is forecast to be the fastest growing between 2010 and 2013 (*Sources: UN Endorsed 2007 International Awards for Livable Communities, Canadian Business Magazine, Next Cities 2009-2010 Canada Version, Conference Board of Canada) For more information on the City, see www.oshawa.ca – and check out the “Student” link.

Staff at Trent in Oshawa have gone above and beyond in helping me to be successful in reaching my goals. Because this campus has such a positive support system of faculty, staff and students, I have been able to branch out in directions I would never have thought possible.” Maura Taylor

4th year Trent in Oshawa student

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Globe and Mail Report on Education

We’re happy to answer any question you might have, and to show you around our campuses. Tours of Trent in Oshawa can be booked by calling the Trent University in Oshawa Office:

Campus Tours GO STATION Highwa n Rd

2007 Canadian Undergraduate Survey Consortium

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Downtown Toronto Richmond Hill Markham North York Peterborough (now with regular GO Bus service!) And less than 50 minutes by car from: Whitby Pickering Ajax Claremont Courtice Bowmanville Clarington

905-721-3003

Simcoe

To view this document in an accessible format, please visit www.trentu.ca

1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8

oshawa@trentu.ca 1

#1 for ability to get involved in campus activities 1 A- grade for quality of teaching 2 A- grade for faculty interaction with students 2 A- grade for quality of education

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A grade for class size 2 Ranked in the top three nationally for academic challenge 1 Consistently ranked one of Canada’s most research-intensive universities

Trent is: With just over 7,800 students in Peterborough and Oshawa, Trent is known for its internationally-respected faculty, globally-significant research, and a meaningful, high-quality liberal undergraduate education in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.

Trent University in Oshawa, is less than 20 minutes by car from:

t Bond S

www.trentu.ca/oshawa

W King St

oshawa@trentu.ca

Welcome to Trent. Get in Touch. O pe n i ng i n Se p t ember 2010

TRENT UNIVERSITY IN OSHAWA A University experience focused on you!

Welcome to a new Trent University campus in the heart of Oshawa. If you live in the GTA or surrounding regions, now you can enjoy the Trent experience, close to home. Why is Trent consistently ranked as one of the best undergraduate universities in Canada? The hallmarks of the Trent experience are: Personal contact with some of the best university faculty in the country Connecting with other students in small classes and a vibrant campus community Morning, afternoon and evening classes to fit your busy schedule Full- or part-time programs to fit your work/life balance Advancing career opportunities with a social consciousness that will help let you to make a difference in the world

Join us in September at a new Oshawa campus.

learning to make a World of difference

TM

Trent In Oshawa 2010 Viewbook  

Trent University in Oshawa, New Dedicated Campus Opening September 2010