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Faculty of Science, current undergraduate students getting support.

At Ryerson University, we’re known for having a strong, supportive community. As a student, never be afraid to reach out for help. Make full use of all available resources to help you thrive — not only academically, but also professionally and personally.  

Navigate your university experience

Learn about Ryerson's resources, supports and services, and how to access them.

First Year Science

The First Year Science office is the home department for most first-year Faculty of Science students. It’s your go-to resource for transitioning successfully into university-level studies. Reach out whenever you have questions or need advice and direction.

International Students

If you’re a new student in Canada, you face unique, additional challenges. The International Student Support office can help orient you. Reach out for guidance on matters such as immigration, financial, work and health.  

Academic & Learning Support

University is a big change from high school. Help is available, including:

Financial Assistance

There are many ways to help shoulder the costs during your academic career. Check Student Financial Assistance for bursary, aid and student employment programs. Register yearly with AwardSpring, external link to be automatically matched to award programs.  

Career Development

Get an early start on planning your career path at the Career & Co-op Centre. Meet 1:1 with our own Faculty of Science Career Education Specialist. Meet with potential employers at job fairs and networking events. Attend skills workshops and get help to assemble your search strategy. Tri-Mentoring also offers career mentoring with industry professionals for upper-year students.  

Personal Wellbeing

Knowing how to manage your personal life can boost your academic success. Check out the Student Wellbeing site to access support for personal counselling, health matters, mental wellbeing and more. Thrive RU provides resilience-building tools and training. Keep fit and active with athletic and recreational programs.