Timetables & Courses

Fall 2019

Fall courses begin the week of September 9, 2019

Winter 2020

Winter courses begin the week of January 6, 2020

Please consult the St. George campus map for building/room locations (SS = Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George St.). Some courses are also held at UTM campus or UTSC Campus.


Course enrollment for geography courses is available online via ACORN starting July 15, 2019..

Please note, the department does not require any forms from students outside the department – if space is available students are welcome to enroll using ACORN. If your home department requires a signature in order to approve your enrollment please bring the form to the department.


  • September 23, 2019 – Deadline to add fall (F) and year (Y) session courses
  • October 28, 2019 – Deadline to drop fall (F) courses
  • January 20, 2020 – Deadline to add winter (S) session courses
  • February 24, 2020 – Deadline to drop winter (S) and year (Y) session courses

Enrolment Instructions:

Course enrollment is available using the student web service, ACORN.

Course selection:

Geography & Planning students can consult the Selecting Courses page for info on how to choose courses, number of courses per session, courses outside the department, etc.

Enrolment Limits:

The availability of our courses to different student categories is indicated in the timetable.

  • Open = Course enrollment is available to all U of T graduate students via ACORN.
  • GGR/PLA priority = Course enrollment will be open to Geography and Planning students only until August 1. After this date, if spaces are available students from outside the department can enroll via ACORN. Students are welcome to attend the first lecture prior to enrolment.
  • Instructor approval required = Students can enroll via ACORN, however their enrollment request will be reviewed by the instructor for the course for approval.
  • GGR/PLA only = Course is not available to students outside the department


The department’s Graduate Course Policies apply to all courses offered.

If you have questions about enrollment, please contact the department.


Last updated: June 21, 2019