First-Year Application Process

First-Year Housing. Photo of Oscar Peterson Hall.

Before You Get Started

There is some important information you should know before you get started. Please take the time to review and understand our residence guarantees as well as eligibility criteria.

If you have any questions along the way, please feel free to review our Application Guides, or reach out to us!



Application Process | Undergraduate First Year Students

1. Confirm your interest in residence on MyRes by March 31, 2018.

You must confirm your interest in residence at U of T Mississauga by completing the University’s common residence application, MyRes (login below). In order to qualify for the First-year Residence Guarantee, this step must be completed by March 31, 2018.

MyRez Login

** Please note: MyRes (with a deadline of March 31, 2018) is the option to rank your campus preference for housing. The supplementary UTM - Undergrad 2018-2019 application on starportal (with a deadline of June 1, 2018) is where you will be given the option to rank your preference of housing style**

2. Receive and accept your offer of admission to the University of Toronto by June 1, 2018.

3. Complete the UTM housing application by June 1, 2018.

UTM Student Housing & Residence Life will require you to complete the UTM housing application once you save your residence rankings on MyRes. This step is crucial in order for your application to be considered.  The UTM housing application login credentials will be e-mailed out individually to the email address you have registered with ACORN.  Please allow a few days from completing your ranking on MyRes to receive your login credentials.

The UTM Housing Application can be found here:

To be considered for housing in the upcoming academic year, the UTM housing application and the non-refundable application fee must be completed by 5:00 p.m. (EST), on June 1, 2018.

4. Next steps

If your UTM housing application and application fee requirements have been received by the June 1, 2018, deadline, UTM Student Housing & Residence Life will send housing confirmations to those who are eligible to the email address you have registered with ACORN. If you don’t receive a housing status update by June 15, 2018, please contact UTM Student Housing & Residence Life.