Mr. Josh Hass

University of Toronto

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University of Toronto


Josh Hass is the Lead Coordinator for Orientation, Transition & Engagement with Student Life on the St. George campus of the University of Toronto. In this role, he has the pleasure of working with the Orientation Coordinators, Executives, and Leaders from first-entry divisions throughout the summer and Orientation; coordinating the Blueprint program during the fall and winter terms; and collaborating with the OTE team year-round. Josh also oversees My First Six Weeks and the Mature & Transfer Student Welcome, both specialized programs designed to welcome new students and set them up for success at U of T.

Originally a graduate of the University of Guelph, Josh has been a member of the U of T community since 2007, and started pursuing his Masters of Education in Higher Education at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education on a part-time basis in 2016. In addition to his work with Positive Space and other committees at U of T, Josh serves the community as Chair of the Board of Directors for Common Compass, a small non-profit that focuses on pro-social behavioural education for youth.

Josh is currently the Co-Chair for the CACUSS Orientation, Transition & Retention Community of Practice.