Resources for Alumni and Friends

The Department of Linguistics welcomes you, our alumni and friends, to connect and access the benefits and services available to you.

You are part of the Arts & Science alumni community, one of over 253,000 alumni living in more than 190 countries. Every day, and in every sector – government, industry, business, scientific research, arts and culture, education, health, human rights and more – our alumni are stepping up to make a far-reaching and positive difference in their communities and around the world. We are grateful for your contributions as they are remarkable in many ways.


Alumni Resources

Visit the central U of T Alumni page to update your contact information, learn about the benefits and services available to you (including how to access your transcript and set up your alumni email account), and see the calendar of alumni events and a full listing of recognized alumni groups the University has to offer.

Visit the Faculty of Arts & Science Alumni & Friends page to subscribe to our e-newsletter, learn more about our alumni community and see upcoming events for Arts & Science alumni.


Our students are seeking support as they move through and beyond their degrees. Alumni also have a role in shaping U of T’s educational excellence and global impact.

As an alumnus, you have the experience, skills and insights to make a difference.

Come out and speak to students at one of our Backpack to Briefcase (b2B) events.

Welcome students into your workplace for a job shadowing opportunity.

Speak with prospective students as part of our Alumni Recruitment Ambassador Program.

Learn more about opportunities to volunteer through one of U of T’s centrally run programs.

Philanthropic Support

Our donors play a critical role in advancing our mission: to provide students with an excellent education, and to produce top-quality research.

For more than 40 years, U of T has been at the cutting edge of investigating the nature of human language and its many systems. Today, the Department of Linguistics stands at the centre of linguistic research in Canada and is recognized as a major international participant in the field.

World-renowned linguists are dedicated to teaching and training undergraduate and graduate students in this rapidly growing discipline. Your gift will help foster a vibrant academic environment.