Next steps

You've been admitted! Here's what you should be doing next:

1) Join the McGill Entering Class of 2018-19 Facebook group.

2) Apply for financial aid and plan your finances

3) Still undecided? Attend an event for Newly Admitted Students

4) Accept your offer

5) Apply for your CAQ and Study Permit - APPLY AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE! (international students only)

6) Find a place to live

7) Register for courses 

8) Send us your legal documents 

9) Send us your final marks

10) Verify your health and dental coverage

11) Check out Campus Life & Engagement and attend orientation week!

Campus Life & Engagement is a support service specifically for new McGill students.  You'll feel right at home on our campuses before long, but until then, Campus Life & Engagement is here to help you acclimatize, settle in and find the people and services you need.

  • Orientation - Orientation and Frosh are a great way to make new friends during your first week at McGill, and also give you the chance to explore campus and Montreal before hitting the books!
  • Before you arrive  - Pre-arrival checklist, what to pack and registering for orientation activities.
  • McGill Essentials  - Getting your books, settling in and locating on-campus services.
  • Montreal Essentials – General information, hotels, transportation and what to do around town.