Application & Eligibility

Completing the UTM Family Housing Application

In order to be considered for a room in our student residences, please complete the housing application process by visiting https://starportal.utoronto.ca.

Please enter your U of T student number then click on "obtain password".  A password will be automatically sent to your email that is registered with the University with further instructions. 

Once you recieve your login credentials, please select under the Applications tab, the UTM - FAMILY HOUSING 2018-2019 application.  Please do not fill in the incorrect housing application as applications may be delayed or cancelled.

Housing Application Deadlines

For Current Family Housing Residents:
The Family Housing Application opens May 25, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (EST). If you are looking to sign a new lease agreement for another 12 months, you will still be required to complete your family housing application before 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Friday, June 22, 2018.

For New Family Housing Applicants:
The Family Housing Application opens May 25, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (EST). To be considered for housing in the upcoming year, the family housing application must be completed before 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Friday, June 29, 2018.

Read more about upcoming Dates & Deadlines

Family Housing Eligibility Requirements

Family housing is available to eligible students with a spouse/common-law partner and/or children, or where the student is the legal guardian of their extended family member. Exceptional circumstances not covered by the above criteria will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Definitions:

Spouse: A person to whom you are legally married.
Common-law partner: A person who is not your spouse (see above), with whom you are living in a conjugal relationship, and to whom at least one of the following situations applies. They:

  • has been living with you in a conjugal relationship for at least twelve continuous months;
  • is the parent of your child by birth or adoption; or
  • has custody and control of your child (or had custody and control immediately before the child turned 19 years of age) and your child is wholly dependent on that person for support

Legal guardian: A person who has the legal authority to care for the personal and property interests of another family member.