Resources for Alumni and Friends

The Department of Chemistry 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), 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.

Share your advice with graduate students through the Chemistry Graduate Mentorship Program or through our Chemistry Coffee Breaks

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 supporting our mission: providing students with an excellent education, and producing top-quality research.

U of T's Department of Chemistry has a renowned tradition of discovery and innovation, which has secured its reputation as one of the top chemistry departments in the world and an exemplary training ground for highly qualified science professionals.

Students have an extraordinary opportunity to learn first-hand from pioneering scientists who are forging new directions in nanotechnology, high-performance computing, bio-energy, as well as advanced materials and polymer chemistry. Students also engage in interdisciplinary research with the medical sciences and engineering faculties.

Your gift will support a new generation of innovative chemistry research and education.

To learn more about opportunities to support the Department of Chemistry, or to discuss naming opportunities, please contact the Office of Advancement at