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Future Student Events

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Whether you're tuning in from home, on the go, or wherever you are, we're creating a number of virtual information sessions, webinars, and social media events designed to help support you as a future student.

This page will be updated frequently as new initiatives are confirmed, so check back often and find the opportunities that interest you! 

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Choose RU: Open House

 March 14 - 19, 2022

Connect with us during your March Break! Mark your calendars for one week of programming during the Choose RU: Open House, where you will have opportunities to experience our welcoming, supportive, and exceptional student community. Connect with academic programs, current students, faculty and staff to learn more about the student life experience you can expect to find in and outside of our classrooms.

Full details will be confirmed in February — sign up for our email list to be notified as soon as registration is live!

 Webinars

Missed a presentation or a previous Open House? Browse our WhyRyerson YouTube channel, external link, opens in new window for recordings of past sessions and other handy videos!

RU 101 Sessions

Future students and supporters, join us to learn about our unique programs, services and facilities. Learn about everything from admissions, scholarships, and experiential learning opportunities, to athletics, life on campus and more!

RU 101: Get to Know Us  

 Monday, January 24
7 -8 p.m. EST

Future students and supporters, join us on select Monday evenings to hear from our National Recruitment team about Ryerson's unique programs, services, and facilities. Learn about everything from admissions, scholarships, and experiential learning opportunities, to athletics, life on campus and more!

RU 101: After Applying and Next Steps 

 Monday, January 31
7 -8 p.m. EST

So you’ve applied to our university - what’s next? Join us to learn more about the steps you need to follow before September to make sure you’re ready to start your Ryerson University journey! This webinar will address admission decisions, your Ryerson Online Identity, the Choose>Ryerson portal, document and form submission, orientation, and transition resources for new students.

Program and Faculty Webinars

Pathways Week: Urban and Regional Planning

 Monday, January 24
 12 - 1 p.m. EST

Are you interested in a career in Urban Planning? Do you want to upgrade your Urban and Regional Planning Technician diploma to a university degree, or fast-track a 2nd university degree? Join us to hear from professors and students in Urban and Regional Planning and learn how you can advance your career!

Pathways Week: Disability Studies

 Tuesday, January 25
 12 - 1 p.m. EST

Are you looking to upgrade your college diploma to a university degree? Are you eager to advance your career in a disability-related field? Join us to hear from professors and students in Disability Studies, and learn how the program can advance your career with the help of practicum placements and thesis projects.

Retail Management Information Session

 Wednesday, January 26
 5 - 6 p.m. EST

The School of Retail Management is one of a kind in Canada, accepting students from high school directly into our Retail program. 

With the most comprehensive, sector-specific curriculum available at a university level, it attracts students with an interest in buying and merchandise planning, digital retailing, operations management and consulting roles that focus on food, fashion, consumer goods and services. Please mark your calendars and join us at 5 p.m. EST on Wednesday, January 26, as we discuss our undergraduate Retail Management Degree.  

Pathways Week: Nursing Post-Diploma

 Wednesday, January 26
 12 - 1 p.m. EST

Are you looking to upgrade your RN Nursing diploma or Practical Nursing diploma to a university degree? Are you interested in hands-on clinical placements in some of Canada's top research hospitals? Join us to hear from faculty members and students in our Post-Diploma Nursing program, and learn how you can take the next step in your career.

Pathways Week: Social Work

 Thursday, January 27
 12 - 1 p.m. EST

Are you looking to upgrade your Social Service Worker or Human Services Counsellor diploma to a Bachelor of Social Work? Are you eager to make the next step in your career? Join us to hear from professors and students in our Bachelor of Social Work programs, and learn about career paths, experiential learning opportunities, placements and more!

Hospitality and Tourism Management Information Session

 Thursday, January 27 
 6 - 7 p.m. EST

Interested in working in one of the largest sectors in Canada and the world? Come meet our faculty and staff and learn how we're developing the next generation of leaders in our Hospitality and Tourism program. Please mark your calendars and join us at 6 p.m. EST on Thursday, January 27, as we discuss our undergraduate Hospitality and Tourism Management Degree. 

Virtual Webinars for International Students

Check out our upcoming international virtual visits for information sessions catered to you in your area!

 Virtual Tours, Visits and Meetings

Explore our campus from wherever you are! Tour buildings including residence options, recreation facilities, study and collaborative spaces and more.

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 Instagram Live and Takeovers

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Connect with our community via Instagram Live and Ask Me Anything sessions featuring Ryerson faculty, current students, alumni and staff. Follow @WhyRyerson, external link, opens in new window and check back here as we'll be hosting a number of opportunities.

 Reddit AMAs

Hey Redditors, Ryerson at Home has entered the chat! We’re looking for more ways to bring our community to you and will be answering questions from prospective students, applicants and admitted students on the Ryerson subreddit during our Ask Me Anything series. Follow u/WhyRyerson, external link, opens in new window and u/RUServiceHub, external link, opens in new window on Reddit and check back here for opportunities to connect with Ryerson professors, current students, our admissions officers, student services experts, and others to help you get to know Ryerson.

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