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Service notice A widespread outage affecting Microsoft customers is impacting some of our Ontario Tech systems. Our IT team is currently assessing its impact and more information will be shared as it is available. The university remains open, and classes are operating as scheduled.

Before you arrive

We're happy to hear you've chosen Ontario Tech University. We're here to support you in your transition to Canada. Here you will find important information and resources that will help you along your journey here. Before you move on to these guides, make sure that you've accepted your offer to our university.

Arrival documentation

Arrival documentation

Learn more about study permits, VISA, and immigration information.
Arrival in Canada

Arrival in Canada

What to bring on your trip to Canada, and what to expect when you arrive.
Travel airplane

Travel

If you are travelling to Canada there are specific requirements you need to meet when travelling to Canada.
airplane
Housing

Housing

Living options, including homestay, on and off-campus living.
Orientation

Orientation

International Orientation is mandatory for all incoming international students. We also offer an optional New Arrival Support Program.