Upper-Year Application Process

Upper-Year Housing. Photo of Roy Ivor Hall

Before You Get Started


Applications open February 24, 2020!

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

If you have any questions along the way, please feel free to reach out to us!

Application Process | Undergraduate Upper Year, Transfer, or Exchange Students


1. Review all important information

We strongly encourage you to require important information before starting your application, such as what upper year residence guarantees are offered, eligibility criteria, and important dates and deadlines.

2. Complete the UTM Upper Year Returner Application on StarRez

UTM Student Housing & Residence Life will require you to complete the UTM Upper Year Returner Application. This step is crucial in order for your application to be considered.  The application can be found on StarRez; students can use their UTORid and password to login. Please contact us if you are having issues. 

The UTM Housing application can be found here: http://residence.utoronto.ca

To be considered for housing in the upcoming academic year, the UTM Upper Year Returner Application on StarRez and the non-refundable application fee must be completed by 5:00 p.m. (EST), on Friday, March 13, 2020.

3.  Next steps

If your UTM housing application and application fee requirements have been received by the March 13, 2020, 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 April 3, 2020, please contact UTM Student Housing & Residence Life.