Received an Offer of Admission?

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Congratulations on your offer to Arts & Science!

The experience here is pretty special. You have access to all the resources of Canada’s number one university, the most diverse and flexible program options available and an incredible network to help you shape your future. Opportunity has knocked and an exciting future awaits you! 

The first step on your U of T journey is to accept your offer. Simply follow the instructions on the Join U of T portal. All the information you need is right there.  

Accept your Offer


What's next?

After you accept your offer, there are some important things to do and deadlines to note. Keep reading below to make sure you don't miss anything along the way. 

Mark your calendar! Here are the deadlines for Ontario high school applicants and non-Ontario high school applicants

Secure your residence guarantee

Explore on-campus housing. If you are considering living in residence, you must complete your first-year residence application by March 31, 2021 in order to maintain your residence guarantee

Apply for residence on StarRez

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Apply for a study permit

If you are an international student, you will need valid immigration documents to live and study in Canada. You should apply for your study permit as soon as you receive your letter of admission in your Join U of T portal. Learn more about requirements for study permits and entry visas through our Centre for International Experience.

Apply for a study permit


Why choose A&S?

From our academic reputation to our inspiring setting in the heart of downtown Toronto, there are so many reasons to say yes to your offer of admission to Arts & Science. Here is just a snapshot of the A&S experience.

World-Class Reputation

A&S is the heart of U of T – Canada’s #1 university and one of the top 20 in the world. U of T graduates were recently ranked the most employable in North America thanks to our world-class reputation and vast global network. Align yourself with excellence and set yourself up for success by joining A&S! 

Arts & Science by the numbers

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Inspiring Setting

With its mix of historic buildings and modern architecture, state-of-the-art facilities and picturesque green space, and nestled in the heart of Canada’s largest, most multi-cultural city, the St. George campus will provide an unforgettable setting for your university experience. Imagine what your day might look like as an A&S student!

Discover Toronto

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Unparalleled Academic Opportunities

With flexible options that allow you to fully explore your interests, a wide-range of classes – big and small – where you can get to know your professors and peers, and exciting research and international learning opportunities, the world is truly your oyster as an A&S student!

There are even academic opportunities designed just for first-year students – and some require applications. Read about the First Year Foundation (FYF) Ones Programs and Seminars to find the one that's right for you. 

Academic opportunities

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Vibrant Communities

A&S is a big place but through your college, you’ll find a smaller, tight-knit community to call home. We also have more than 500 clubs you can join to meet other students with similar interests – everything from beekeeping to breakdancing, magic to mahjong, Quidditch to space robots – it’s all here!

Explore the colleges

Life outside the classroom

Strong Support System

Thrive in first year and beyond! From your College Registrar, to the Health and Wellness Centre, to financial aid and so much more, you’ll have a whole network of people and resources you can turn to for support on your academic journey.

Support services directory

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Contact Us

From the moment you're accepted into Arts & Science, we're here for you. As you plan your first year at U of T, there are so many ways you can connect with us - chat with a recruiter, attend a webinar, book a virtual campus tour or contact us by phone or e-mail. We can't wait to hear from you!

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