Academic Upgrading Contact Information

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  • For general Academic Upgrading inquiries:

  • Contacts by Program:

    Academic Upgrading Program (751)

    A full-time program to improve reading, writing, math, science and computer skills for 1-3 semesters depending on student's goals.

    Email: | Phone: 416-415-5000 ext. 3560.

    ACE Distance

    Distance (online) learning to help students get ready for college, meet entrance requirements or gain a credential to improve job opportunities.

    Visit the ACE Distance website.


    A free one-week program to help prospective students identify their career goals and program options.

    Email: | Phone: 416-415-5000, ext. 2949.

    Deaf Academic Upgrading

    An upgrading program for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing students to improve their American Sign Language (ASL) skills.


    Deaf Learn Now

    An online literacy program for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing adults in Ontario.

    Visit the Deaf Learn Now website.

    Mature Student Assessment Preparation

    A 3-week program to prepare mature students for the Mature Student Assessment Test. | Phone: 416-415-5000 ext. 3753.

    Degree Preparation: University-Level (U-Level) Bridging

    Email: | Phone: 416-415-5000 ext. 3753.

    Visit us on campus

    All of our Academic Upgrading programs are offered at our St. James Campus at 200 King Street East, Toronto. Book a campus tour to see the classrooms, cafeteria and student services or explore the campus through our virtual tour.