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Toronto philanthropist and former Ryerson University Chancellor passes away

G. Raymond Chang, who was known for his trademark smile and friendly nature, served as Ryerson’s third chancellor from 2006 to 2012. The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education is named in honour of G. Raymond Chang, and his support and deep belief in lifelong learning.

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Awards and Bursaries for Continuing Education

There are a number of scholarships, merit-based awards, and bursaries open to continuing education students at Ryerson University. Many of the Fall term applications are due by August 15, 2014.

Visit Awards and Financial Aid for details, including eligibility criteria, application deadlines, and application forms.


Join us for the Chang School Open House

The Chang School Open House is designed to welcome you into the Chang School community and to help you make informed decisions about your program of choice. The Chang School-wide events provide both program-specific and general student-life information.


Thursday, August 21, 2014, 4:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.


350 Victoria Street, Ryerson University, Various Locations

Visit for more information.


Spring/Summer 2014 Grade Appeal Deadline

A reminder to all Chang School students that the grade appeal deadline for the Spring/Summer 2014 term is September 12, 2014. For more information, visit Grade Appeals.


Ryerson University Law & Business Clinic: Information Session

The Ryerson University Law & Business Clinic provides basic legal services in a variety of business-related matters to entrepreneurs and small businesses during the academic year (September to April). Services are provided free of charge by Ryerson Law & Business students, who are supervised by a team of qualified lawyers. If you own a small business or plan to start a business, you may be eligible to take advantage of these services.

Client selection begins now. To complete an application form, please email To submit your completed application form, please attend the free info session.


Wednesday, July 30, at 5:00 p.m.


TRS2-099 (8th floor), Ted Rogers School of Management
575 Bay Street (entrance at 55 Dundas Street West)


G. Raymond Chang appointed to the Order of Canada

Congratulations to Ryerson University Chancellor Emeritus and our namesake G. Raymond Chang, who has been named an Officer of the Order of Canada. He was recognized with this honour “for his achievements as a business leader and for his generosity in support of education, health care and entrepreneurship.”

The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education is named in honour of G. Raymond Chang, third chancellor of Ryerson and Director of CI Financial, and his support and deep belief in lifelong learning.

Consult the Order of Canada Appointments news release for further details.


2014–2015 Courses and Programs

View the 2014–2015 website for information on courses, scheduling, and programs being offered in the 2014–2015 academic year.

You can also check out a list of new programs or new courses and workshops available this fall.


New Gift for 2014 Grads

Congratulations to all Spring 2014 graduates. At The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, we believe learning is a lifelong pursuit, and we would like to continue to help graduates enhance their skills as their life and career objectives evolve. We are offering all 2014 graduates $100 off their next non-credit course. This gift is offered to all eligible 2014 graduates (from Ryerson undergraduate programs, The Chang School, and the Yeates School of Graduate Studies) and is personal and non-transferable.

For more information, visit the Alumni Gift page.


The Chang School’s Client Service Principles

The Chang School strives to provide excellent service to current and prospective students, alumni, internal and external clients, and visitors. With this in mind, we have introduced four Client Service Principles:

  1. We warmly welcome all clients who visit or contact The Chang School in a courteous and inclusive manner.
  2. We are respectful of each client’s needs and situation.
  3. We interact with each client in a professional manner.
  4. We strive to provide an accurate, reliable, and timely response to each client’s inquiry, engaging in as much follow-up as appropriate to ensure high service satisfaction.

Please let us know how well we are delivering on these Client Service Principles. Drop us a line at


The Chang School Offers Open Admission

The Chang School provides access to university-level and degree-credit courses for all adult learners, regardless of previous experience. Enrollment for most degree-credit courses is on an open admissions basis, providing convenient access to university classes no matter where you live or work – without any formal entrance requirements.

The Chang School extends Ryerson University’s academic resources to adults interested in building their careers, advancing their careers, changing careers, taking courses for professional development or general interest, or applying to a degree program.

If you plan to transfer credits back to your home institution, use your credits to gain entry to a Ryerson degree program (subject to space availability and competition), or if you require more information, please contact us or come to one of our Open House sessions.