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Congratulations on receiving an offer!

Admission next steps

Make sure you confirm your offer of admission and pay your deposit to secure your space. Also, check out our resources and links for additional information.

Check your  for: your admission deposit deadline, your official offer of admission letter, any requirements to finalize your offer of admission (in the status link) and important dates and deadlines.

  1. Accept your offer

    Accept your offer of admission through your .

    Offer and deposit instructions

  2. Pay your deposit

    Your $500 non-refundable admissions deposit will be applied toward your first-year tuition fees. 

  3. Review your registration next steps guide

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  4. Register in courses

    You must register in at least one course in your admission term.

  5. Fund your education

    Learn more about awards, scholarships and student loans to help with the cost of university. 

Create your to receive your UCalgary email address. Continue to check your email for more next steps.

First- and second-choice, and alternate offers, and how accepting works.

Read through our frequently asked questions to learn more about your options.

Ready to connect with us?

We have a variety of individuals who are ready to support you with your next steps to join us!

Your faculty advisors

Program advisors are knowledgeable and friendly resources you can consult with about program planning, course selection, and more. We strongly encourage you to meet with your faculty advisor before registration begins.

Registering for courses

Once you've accepted your offer of admission and paid the admission deposit, you'll be able to start planning and registering in courses. We recommend you review the first-year degree guide to help you in planning your courses.

Student Loans and Accessing RESPs (Canada and the US)

Government student loans and grants are available to Canadian citizens and permanent residents who are studying full- or part-time. You'll apply through your home province or territory of residence.

Apply for residence

Apply for Residence by May 1 to receive a guaranteed room. There are many off-campus housing options for you to consider, as well.

A community ready to support you

Check out some of the on-campus services designed to help you make the most of your time as a UCalgary student.

Get ready for Orientation

Attend orientation with your peers from the class of 2027. You’ll learn your faculty chant and discover all the resources on campus to help you succeed.

Excited to join your community?

Check out some resources to prepare for September and learn more about your UCalgary experience. 

Get the inside scoop with our podcast

Want a glimpse into your future university experience? Want tips from faculty and staff? Hear directly from our UCalgary community with the Choose UCalgary Podcast. 

Don't miss this helpful webinar

Unclear on what you need to do between now and September. We've got you covered! Just register for one of the monthly sessions of our webinar: "Accepted to UCalgary? Here's what's next!" 

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Prepare for September with this handbook

Our new student handbook has all the information and tips you need to navigate your first term at UCalgary like a pro. Become an expert on everything from Calgary transportation, to recreation options, to health care. 

Read your handbook today

See what campus life is like

See some of the student life opportunities available to students. Whether it's an event to help students learn new skills, gain leadership skills, or just make a few new friends, there's always something happening on campus. 

View our student life page

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Explore your new home today on a campus tour!

The best way to get to know your future campus is by experiencing it online or an in-person campus tour. Guided by one of our current students, you’ll explore our classrooms, residences, athletic facilities, and more.