Study Abroad at the University of Toronto

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Frequently ranked as Canada’s top university, University of Toronto fosters learning and helps every student flourish through small classes and attentive staff. You will advance your English language skills in a decades-old program that has a global reputation for excellence. Residing in Canada’s largest city, University of Toronto offers a multicultural community to all students. The United Nations recognizes Toronto as the most diverse city in the world. About half of Toronto’s population is born outside of Canada. Located along Lake Ontario, Toronto is also a cosmopolitan wonderland comprised of modern skyscrapers and a multitude of public parks. The city’s famous skyline is punctuated by the CN Tower, which is the largest freestanding building in the Western Hemisphere and was named one of the Seven Wonders of the World by the American Society of Engineers. But why read about it? Now’s the time to go experience it for yourself.

Academic strength: English
Rankings: Times Top 100
Languages requirement: English
GPA requirement: Strong academic performance

About the University

University of Toronto

Founded in 1827, the University of Toronto has led the charge in ground-breaking science—here, scientists discovered insulin—and counts five Canadian prime ministers, the actor Donald Sutherland, and The Handmaid’s Tale author, Margaret Atwood, among its notable alumni.

Considered one of the best places to live in the world, Toronto is a wonderfully dynamic, diverse city that celebrates arts, culture, and tolerance. Its citizens extend a truly Canadian welcome to the 23,000 international students who make up an important part of the cosmopolitan, multicultural community each year.

Learn more at University of Toronto's official website

SAF's Student Promise

Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

Toshiya Iizumi
“Canada was relatively safe and English pronunciation was clear and beautiful, so I wanted to go to the University of Toronto. If you go to study abroad, you can make many overseas friends and experience things that you can not experience in Japan. There are lots of fun things to do, so enjoy your study abroad life!”
Toshiya Iizumi, Past SAF Student

Home to Extraordinary People

For almost 200 years, the University of Toronto has been home to extraordinary people who dare to ask big questions and push the boundaries of what’s possible.

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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