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Get Ready for a Transformative Learning Experience

Academics at Trent University Oshawa combine the latest learning innovations with in-class connections unheard of in today’s mega-university settings. Our inviting campus setting enables a collaborative model where learning is personal, purposeful and transformative.
 

Welcome Future Students

Considering a degree at Trent University? You’ve made a great choice. Trent University is a wonderful place to pursue your academic journey.
 

A Hub of Learning and Innovation

Building on a tradition of academic excellence spanning nearly four decades, Trent Oshawa offers a dynamic and rigorous education experience grounded in the social sciences and humanities and unparalleled in the Durham Region and eastern GTA.
 

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    Unique and personal
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Welcome to Trent University Oshawa

Learn from leading profs who love to teach. Connect on a level that leads to deeper understanding. Experience a sense of community that allows you to define yourself - and your future.

  • Shawn Carter
    "The Academic Advisor provided countless hours of time and assistance to ensure students felt supported, myself included. "
    Shawn Carter
  • Kelsey O'Meara
    "Trent has helped me to develop the skills to be an influence in kids’ lives through teaching, coaching and community work. "
    Kelsey O'Meara
  • Chris Letke
    "Along with my studies, I am responsible for running study groups and assisting other students in psychology. "
    Chris Letke
  • Susan Lawrence
    "Trent University Oshawa is special because of its small, friendly, community atmosphere along with its focus on educational achievement and excellence. "
    Susan Lawrence
    Sociology '13
  • Assunta Iampietro
    "I hope to become a teacher and share what I have learned and the skills that I have developed. "
    Assunta Iampietro
    Sociology '13
  • Shawn Carter
    "The Academic Advisor provided countless hours of time and assistance to ensure students felt supported, myself included. "
    Shawn Carter
  • Kelsey O'Meara
    "Trent has helped me to develop the skills to be an influence in kids’ lives through teaching, coaching and community work. "
    Kelsey O'Meara
  • Chris Letke
    "Along with my studies, I am responsible for running study groups and assisting other students in psychology. "
    Chris Letke
  • Susan Lawrence
    "Trent University Oshawa is special because of its small, friendly, community atmosphere along with its focus on educational achievement and excellence. "
    Susan Lawrence
    Sociology '2013
  • Assunta Iampietro
    "I hope to become a teacher and share what I have learned and the skills that I have developed. "
    Assunta Iampietro
    Sociology '2013

Featured News

April 9, 2014
Trent students share lessons learned and experiences gained through community-based research projects at annual Knowledge in Action Showcase
Experiential Learning Opportunities on Display at Community Innovation Forum

Trent University to Close Peterborough and Oshawa Campuses during Campus-Wide Power Shutdown May 9-11, 2014