• Graduate and Undergraduate Student Experience in the Research University & Multi-Institutional Study of Leadership 2021 (PDAD&C #48)

    From: Joshua Barker, Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & EducationMicah Stickel, Vice-Provost, StudentsDate: February 25, 2021Re: Graduate and Undergraduate Student Experience in the Research University & Multi-Institutional Study of Leadership 2021 (PDAD&C #48) In the coming weeks, the University of Toronto will be participating in two surveys for both graduate and undergraduate students under the aegis of […]

  • April 30, 2021 Fiscal Year-end Closing

    From: Pierre Piché, Controller and Director of Financial ServicesDate: February 18, 2021Re: April 30, 2021 Fiscal Year-end Closing As we approach the end of the 2021 fiscal year, it is important to ensure that all financial activity for the year is accurately recorded in your accounts prior to closing the accounts. In order to assist you, please […]

  • Vaccinations and Provincial Regulations

    From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost  Salvatore Spadafora, Special Advisor to the President and Provost on COVID-19 Date:  February 12, 2021Re: Vaccinations and Provincial Regulations   Dear Colleagues,  We are writing to give you a brief update on two matters that are top of mind for many in our community: (1) vaccinations and (2) Monday’s announcement from the Province regarding the phased return of health regions to the colour-coded provincial framework.  Vaccinations:  Guided by Ontario’s Ethical […]

  • Modification to Tenure Committee Meeting Protocols for the Remainder of the 2020-21 Academic Year (PDAD&C #45)

    From: Heather Boon, Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic LifeDate: February 12, 2021Re: Modification to Tenure Committee Meeting Protocols for the Remainder of the 2020-21 Academic Year (PDAD&C #45) Further to PDAD&C #24 (dated November 19, 2020), and in light of the continued public health concerns associated with the pandemic, the University and the University of Toronto Faculty Association […]

  • Call for Proposals – Access Programs University Fund (PDAD&C #46)

    From: Micah Stickel, Acting Vice-Provost, StudentsAnn Lopez, Provostial Advisor on Access ProgramsDate: February 12, 2021Re: Call for Proposals – Access Programs University Fund (PDAD&C #46) The Access Programs University Fund (APUF) – espousing the University’s values of access and equity and the President’s three priorities – is calling for proposals for the 2021-22 academic year. Fund Overview The […]

  • Appointment of Professor Dwayne Benjamin as Vice-Provost, Strategic Enrolment Management (PDAD&C #47)

    From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & ProvostDate: February 11, 2021Re: Appointment of Professor Dwayne Benjamin as Vice-Provost, Strategic Enrolment Management (PDAD&C #47) I am pleased to announce that the Executive Committee of Governing Council has approved the appointment of Professor Dwayne Benjamin as the Vice-Provost, Strategic Enrolment Management, for a term of five years, from July 1, […]

  • The Budget Process – An Overview

    Developing and managing the University of Toronto operating budget is a huge annual task. It is an iterative process, dependent on consultation and communication. The planning cycle includes many opportunities for input by all members of the University community throughout the year. The U of T Budget Model is a rather decentralized one. Key to […]

  • COVID-19 Accommodation for Faculty & Librarians (PDAD&C #44)

    From: Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & EquityHeather Boon, Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic LifeDate: February 10, 2021Re: COVID-19 Accommodation for Faculty & Librarians (PDAD&C #44) Please distribute widely, especially to academic leaders in your units who have faculty members and librarians reporting to them. We also encourage you to bear these issues in mind when […]

  • Third Round of Call for Proposals – Student Space Enhancement Fund (PDAD&C #42)

    From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & ProvostDate: February 4, 2021Re: Third Round of Call for Proposals – Student Space Enhancement Fund (PDAD&C #42) The Office of the Vice-President & Provost is pleased to announce a third round of the Student Space Enhancement Fund (SSEF). Through the SSEF, my office provides funds to increase and improve non-academic spaces […]

  • Final Student Advisory Committee and Clinical Advisory Committee Composition – Student & Youth Mental Health Research Initiative (PDAD&C #43)

    From: Christine Allen, Associate Vice-President & Vice-Provost, Strategic InitiativesKristin Cleverley, Chair, Student & Youth Mental Health Research Initiative and Assistant Professor, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing and Temerty Faculty of MedicineDate: February 4, 2021Re: Final Student Advisory Committee and Clinical Advisory Committee Composition – Student & Youth Mental Health Research Initiative (PDAD&C #43) In […]