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Graduate Conflict Resolution Centre (Grad CRC):
Connect confidentially with one of our trained G2G Peer Advisors (G2G=grad-to-grad) to talk about options and strategies for addressing a concern and university supports and resources. G2G do not intervene or advocate – they listen and can help you to navigate your own way forward. Book an appointment here: http://gradcrc.utoronto.ca/
If you are a staff or faculty member, you can refer students to the G2G Peer Advisors and/or contact the Grad CRC directly to discuss early and effective conflict resolution strategies and opportunities for skills development and training for your department.
Academic Success Centre:
The Academic Success Centre offers specialized support for graduate students including workshops, writing groups and individual consultations with learning strategists. http://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/asc
Health and Mental Health Concerns:
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Centre for International Experience: https://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/cie
- information relevant to international students
UofT Financial Planner: https://planningcalc.utoronto.ca/financialPlanner/#/
Work Study Positions: https://future.utoronto.ca/finances/financial-aid/work-study-program/
Teaching Assistantships: Please contact your graduate department administrator for more information and postings
School of Graduate Studies:
UofT Student Life: https://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/hs
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Finding Roommates: https://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/hs/roommates
Roommate Conflicts: https://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/hs/conflict-coaching
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Graduate Peer and Career Support (Grad PACS):
Grad PACS is an initiative to support PhD, MASc and MEng students to identify career pathways to launch their career planning early in their degree: https://gradstudies.engineering.utoronto.ca/gradpacs/
SGS Best Practices in Graduate Education:
Start your search here. The resources on these pages have been developed by SGS in consultation with the Graduate Students' Union and graduate units across the University of Toronto. They have been designed to support graduate students, faculty, and administrators: uoft.me/bestpractices