New Student Checklists & Information

To Do After Accepting Offer of Admission

  • Initialize your registration – this will activate you as a graduate student.  See Registration Initialization Job Aid
  • Inform your supervisor that you have accepted your offer of admission.  Remind them to set up the financial support payment for you (if applicable)
  • Register for courses – MSc students need to take a minimum of 2 half courses, PhD students minimum of 3 half courses.  Discuss your course plan with your supervisor. (MDCH students please review your specialization requirements for required courses.)

First Week At School

Second Week at School

  • Optional - Apply for Payment Plan – breaks down fee payments into monthly payments (apply by fee deadline)
  • Optional – Opt out of Health and Dental Plans if you have alternate coverage (form due by fee deadline)
  • Pay tuition and general fees by fee deadline (deadline is dependent on whether you have applied for a payment plan or not)