Important dates and deadlines for residence

Applying for residence? Make sure you meet these important dates and deadlines!

U of T residence descriptions

Each campus has its own distinct residential communities and styles of residential living.

  • U of T St. George residents live in one of the seven colleges, in Chestnut Residence, or in Student Family Housing.
  • U of T Mississauga has more than 1,500 students living in residence, and offers three different housing options: residence halls, townhouses or apartments.
  • U of T Scarborough residents live less than a two minute walk from academic buildings and the accommodations are either townhouses or apartment suites. 

Find out more about the residences on campus.

St. George residence tours

Apply for residence

This is the place to apply for undergraduate or graduate residence and Student Family Housing. Whether you are a first-year or returner, single or with a family, U of T St. George, Scarborough or Mississauga student, we’ve got something for you!

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U of T's residence guarantee for first-year applicants

Residence is guaranteed for all new full-time students entering their first year of university in an undergraduate program for the first time, provided that they have indicated their interest in residence by completing the StarRez application by March 31, and receive and accept an offer of admission by June 1.

Students must respond to all deadlines and meet all deposit requirements in order to maintain their eligibility.

If you missed the March 31 deadline, you can still apply and get on a waitlist.

Summer residence 2019

Looking for a place to live for the summer? Check out the summer residence options at U of T!

Living in residence over the summer lets you enjoy the convenience of living on campus at a reduced cost, while getting to know Toronto and meeting new people from all over the world.

Residence fees

Quickly compare costs for each of the residences, including meal plan fees.

Check out the U of T Financial Planning Calculator to help you plan ahead.

Donships and resident assistants

Being a residence don is a great way to build your leaderships skills and become a resource for your residence community.

Residence don peeking around a corner

Affiliated & independent residences

Affiliated and independent residence units are independently owned and operated residences. For more information, please contact the residences or visit their web pages.