University Student Transition Resources

This list of resources is meant to reinforce learning and the skills needed for academic success in university. The following programs are available to all students attending Ontario universities.

This list is not intended to be all-inclusive, partly because universities regularly make adjustments to services.

Have questions or need more information? Contact the appropriate university directly.

Trent University

Academic Skills Resources


Counselling Services

Course Registration

First Peoples House of Learning (Indigenous Student Resources)


  • Academic and social integration sessions for all incoming students.
  • Specialized sessions and partnerships with Academic Skills, Colleges, First Peoples House of Learning and Trent International.
  • With the use of an online app, upper-year students act as peer mentors.
  • Peterborough Orientation
  • Durham GTA Orientation

Peer Supports and Academic Mentoring

Student Accessibility Services

Student Resources

Trent International

  • Supporting international students with academic advising, housing, finances, health insurance, cultural transition, immigration and many other challenges.
  • Workshops and advising to support the hundreds of international students who choose to study at Trent each year.

Contact Trent University