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Your Next Steps

Congratulations on being offered admission to the University of Toronto's Faculty of Arts & Science! 

You probably have many questions about choosing courses, living in residence, or transitioning to university. This site is designed to help you figure out the answers to your questions.  And for anything you're still unsure about your college registrar's office is there to help!

We've also put this information in video form - check out our Next Steps Videos.


What to do now...

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  • Follow the instructions in your offer package to accept your offer of admission by the stated deadline.
  • Check the Join U of T Portal to make sure your acceptance has been received.


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  • If you're interested in residence, be sure to indicate your interest on the MyRes portal by March 31st.  Doing so will ensure that you are guaranteed residence, provided that you are a full-time first-year student entering university for the first time and have been admitted by June 3rd.
  • After admission, you need to log back into MyRes portal to rank the residence options available to you.
  • Your residence will send you an email with instructions on how to accept your residence offer. If you plan on living off-campus, the Housing Services Office can provide information about finding an apartment.


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  • If possible, attend a Welcome Event or Advising Session at your college to familiarize yourself with academic requirements and procedures. Your college will send you an invitation to attend.
  • Campus tours are available weekdays at 11am and 2pm and on Saturdays at 11am.  Register online.