Welcome, MBA Class of 2022!

If you are starting the MBA program in Fall 2020, this checklist applies to you.

What’s Happening? When? Who? What Should I Do?

Entrance Funding


Today! Domestic Students Log in to your Schulich Profile Account and go to the “Manage Application” section to apply for entrance funding.

Please note: Incoming joint program students are only eligible to apply for entrance funding in the term that they start at Schulich.

Study Permits & Visas
Today! International
  1. Apply early for a study permit (mandatory), using your Offer of Admission and Work Requirement letters. Review the document requirements before applying. You will also be issued a temporary resident visa (TRV) or electronic travel authorization (eTA) as applicable.
  2. Check your application processing time.
  3. If you require an International Fee Letter, click here.
Apply for Graduate Housing Today! If Applicable
  1. Review your housing options here. Visit the YorkU Housing Services website for details on occupancy, rates and lease term information.
  2. Fill out the housing application for newly admitted students.
Apply for Advanced Standing / Waiver With Replacement
Today! If Applicable
  1. You may be eligible for advanced standing in certain MBA 1 core courses. Learn more about eligibility requirements here.
  2. If you qualify, submit a petition for Advanced Standing/Waiver With Replacement.
MBA Smart Start Various Dates All MBA Students
  1. Note that MBA Smart Start is a mandatory session to learn about important program details and expectations.
  2. Watch for details to be e-mailed to you from Student & Enrolment Services, so that you can register for your choice of date. You must register for Smart Start to receive course enrolment details!
Enrol in Classes
mid June All Students Student & Enrolment Services will send you information about your Fall 2020 schedule and instructions on how to enrol in courses.
Strategy Field Study (601) Info Session June Full-Time Accelerated MBA Students
  1. If you are a full-time Accelerated student, note that you’ll begin your Strategy Field Study in the Fall term. An information session webinar will be held for you in the summer to give you an overview of the project and allow you to form a group.
  2. Details will be e-mailed to you by Student & Enrolment Services.
Pre-Arrival Webinar
Various Dates International
  1. Note that this online session will address your arrival questions related to topics such as accommodations, study permits, health coverage and travel to Toronto.
  2. Watch for registration details to be e-mailed to you.
Academic Integrity Modules
August All Students All Schulich students will be required to complete 60-90 minutes of academic integrity modules priror to the start of term. These modules will help to instill the academic values and expectations of becoming a Schulich student. Watch for an email for more details and an invite to join!
New To Canada Orientation late August International Students
  1. New To Canada Orientation is hosted by the International Relations team, and is part of your Ineō Orientation. It’s a chance for us to welcome you to Toronto and support you in your transition to Canada.
  2. You will need to plan your travel to arrive on time for the New To Canada Orientation. Watch for details to be sent via e-mail.
Ineō: MBA Orientation
early September All MBA Students
  1. Ineō is a mandatory MBA orientation that encompasses different activities over multiple days. It is designed to prepare you for the journey ahead, motivate you to succeed, and help you feel connected to your new community.
  2. Note that specific activities on these dates will vary depending on your program and enrolment status.
  3. Watch for an e-mail from Student & Enrolment Services for full details, registration instructions and your specific schedule.

Additional Helpful Links:

View Campus Parking & Transit Options

Learn How to Pay Fees (by January 10)

Register for Academic Accommodations