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Welcome to McGill

Welcome to McGill!

Congratulations! You are about to embark on an incredible period of learning and discovery. Now you are probably wondering what you need to do. This website will take you through the steps to prepare for university, right up to the first day of classes.

Bienvenue... Welcome to the McGill adventure! Our doors are open.

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Things to
do now


If you're an
International Student

  Visit our Entering Class of 2015 on and

  Register for your courses. Consult Dates to note for the day that applies to you.

Please see the videos below for useful instructions:

Creating a class schedule
Changing your curriculum
Using Minerva to register

Start Immigration procedures as soon as possible.
Consult the Immigration Documents

   Attend an event for newly admitted students

Apply for Financial Aid, pay attention to the tight deadline!

Read up your McGill Health Insurance

   Accept your offer of admission

✔ Accept your offer of Residence

Read the essential International
Student Pre-Arrival Guide.

Applicants to Dentistry, Law, Medicine, School of Continuing Studies and the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies should consult their websites.