Faculty of Arts & Science
Department of Linguistics
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, this dynamic department stands at the centre of linguistic research in Canada and is recognized as a major international participant in the field. The core areas of research and teaching include theoretical linguistics, language variation and psycholinguistics. Students have an incredible opportunity to do innovative research on such topics as how the Internet and new media are changing language and how to preserve Aboriginal languages. World-renowned linguists are dedicated to teaching and training undergraduate and graduate students in this rapidly growing discipline. Your gift will play an important role in fostering this vibrant academic environment.