Information for First Year Students




Self Assessment


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First Year Courses

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The following pages contain information which should be of interest to students about to take first year chemistry courses at the St. George campus of the University of Toronto.  It is intended to assist you in your course selection and to describe the chemistry oriented programs that are offered in the Department. 


Please go through the web self-assessment test that is designed to give you an indication of what you would be expected to know in enrolling into first-year chemistry.


We also have included some other background materials on the operation of the Department.


Further information about the undergraduate courses and programs in chemistry may be found in the Department's website,


Department of Chemistry

Lash Miller Chemical Laboratories

University of Toronto

80 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario

M5S 3H6

Phone: (416) 978-6033

Fax: (416) 978-1631