Monday, September 05, 2011

Civil Engineering FOBS
Welcome to the online FOB registration system.  Please click on REGISTER above to begin.

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Class Leaders

Wednesday, October 09, 2013

Skule Lunch and Learn
The Skule Lunch & Learn (formerly known as the 5T3 Lunch & Learn) is an informal gathering of Skule alumni for the purpose of camaraderie, networking and life-long learning. In addition to lunch and the opportunity to socialize, the highlight of each event is a guest speaker presenting a topic of current and relevant nature.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Class Leaders - Spring Reunion 2014

Monday, April 28, 2014

Special Course: Chemistry of Cements and Concrete
To register to audit this course please press the Registration button at the top of this page.

Open to both graduate students at the University of Toronto and other Ontario Universities (for graduate credit), in addition to Graduate students from Universities outside Ontario as well as Cement and Concrete Industry Professionals for a fee (see details).

Course Description

This unique and popular course has been run 5 times previously and consists of lectures covering chemistry, and physics of the following subjects:

  • Cement Manufacture
  • Phase Equilibrium & Reactions in Cement Kilns
  • Supplementary Cementing Materials
  • Hydration of Cements
  • Chemical Admixture Effects on Hydration
  • Microstructure of Cement and Hydrates
  • Sulphate Reactions and Attack
  • Alkali-Aggregate Reactions
  • Chloride and Corrosion Reactions
  • Chemistry Related to Freezing, Scaling

Course Coordinator

R. Doug Hooton, University of Toronto

Plus Special Lecturers

Paul Brown, Penn State University, USA
Duncan Herfort, Aalborg Portland, Denmark
Karl Petersen, University of Toronto
Lawrence Roberts, Roberts Consulting, USA
Larry Sutter, Michigan Tech. University, USA
Michael Thomas, University of New Brunswick


The participants are expected to have a reasonably advanced knowledge of cements and concrete technology. Graduate students shall have previously taken CIV514H1 - Concrete Technology, or a preapproved equivalent.

Contact Hours

Approximately 27 contact hours during the period of April 28 - May 2, 2014. Lectures and any exercises will be given during morning and afternoon sessions, running from 9am to 5pm, except ending at noon on Friday, May 2. (on Monday April 28: Reg’n. starts at 8:30am.)


Applicants should submit the completed registration form, to be in the hands of the Department not later than Monday March 17, 2014. Registered University of Toronto graduate students can enrol through the ROSI system and are not required to register using this form.  Students from other Ontario universities can participate though the Ontario Visiting Graduate Student (OVGS) program and are not required to register using this form. For industry professionals auditing the course for professional development, fees are $975CDN (or $975US) including all course materials (by cheque payable to the University of Toronto on or before March 17, 2014). For students from non-Ontario universities wishing to audit the course, the reduced fee is $565CDN (or $565US).

Course Materials

Power point notes will be provided at the beginning and a CD with PDF copies of lectures will be provided later in the week.

Evaluation and Graduate Credit

Credit for graduate students will be issued based on active participation in the entire course as well as completion of a take-home examination to be provided after course completion. Industry professionals will be provided a letter of attendance, if requested. This course series is now sponsored by RILEM and all registered PhD students will receive a 3-year free membership in RILEM.


A list of hotels in the vicinity of University of Toronto is available on request.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

BizSkule Presents: Next Generation Air Travel

BizSkule Presents: Next Generation Air Travel

April 30, 2014

Time: 6:00-8:30

Location: Bennett Jones 1 First Canadian Place, Suite 3400

Cost: $30.00

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Calgary Skule Networking Night

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Hong Kong Spring Alumni Event
Date: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Time: 7:00 -9:00 p.m

Location: The China Club Old Bank of China Building, 15th Floor Bank Street, Central Hong Kong

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Taipei Engineering Alumni Spring Dinner
Join fellow Engineering Alumni for dinner hosted by Cristina Amon, Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering.  The evening will celebrate the official announcement of the “Taiwan Alumni Room”. The evening is a great opportunity to network and learn about this momentous time of growth for the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering.

Please RSVP by May 8 to reserve your place.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Singapore Malaysia Spring Alumni Reception

Join us for an evening reception co-hosted by the Honourable Heather Grant, Canadian High Commissioner to Singapore and Cristina Amon, Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering.  The evening is a great opportunity to network and learn about this momentous time of growth for the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering.

Please RSVP by May 8 to reserve your place.

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