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MyCampus is now officially MyOntarioTech. 

With an improved user-friendly and mobile-friendly interface, you'll find all the tools you need at your fingertips and when you are on the go! Use your network ID and password (the credentials you use for Canvas and your student email account) to start exploring your new MyOntarioTech account.


 2024 Summer INFORMATION

The final examination period for the Summer 2024 session is Thursday, August 8 to Saturday, August 10. The emergency examination date (if required) will be Sunday, August 11.

Students are advised not to make commitments during this period.

The deferred examination date(s) will be Thursday, August 22 to Friday, August 23.

Students registered with Student Accessibility Services (SAS) must register through the Student Accessibility Services Portal to use full accommodations.

Summer 2024 Final Examination Schedule

 New network password requirements

  • Please note: IT Services is updating our password requirements to enhance security. The next time your password expires or you decide to change it, please make sure your new password includes at least three of the following elements
    • One or more upper-case characters {A - Z}
    • One or more lower-case characters {a - z}
    • One or more numeric characters {0–9}
    • One or more symbol characters {!@#$%^&*()-+}
In addition, the password cannot contain your User ID. For example, if your User ID is your name or banner number, you can't use these within the password.

If there are any questions, please contact the Service Desk at x3333 or for more information.


 Spring/Summer 2024 semester deadlines

Friday, June 28
  • Last day to add and drop six-week summer courses with a 100 per cent refund.
Monday, July 8
  • Last day to drop six-week summer courses with a 50 per cent refund.
  • Last day to withdraw from six-week summer session courses without academic consequences (i.e., without receiving a grade).
Tuesday, August 6
  • Last day to withdraw from six-week and 12-week summer courses. Active courses after this date will be graded by instructors.

Visit our Important dates and deadlines web page for more information. 

Important dates and deadlines 

Your academic year at Ontario Tech University follows a schedule of important dates. You are responsible for knowing and meeting all deadlines found in the academic schedule, including fee payment dates and course add/drop dates.

 Ucard and U-Pass information

  • U-Passes are issued to eligible, full-time students through the PRESTO E-Tickets app each semester. Once distributed, an email will be sent to eligible students’ email account with further instructions.
  • For more information regarding the U-Pass and how to access it, please visit our U-Pass web page.
Ontario Tech Ucard
Ucard Requirements for Exams
  • Your digital Ucard can only be used for exams and tests if there is an accompanying photo. Without a photo, your digital Ucard is invalid and will not be considered an acceptable form of ID.
  • A valid government-issued photo ID that is in English is another acceptable form of ID.

 Use QLess to join our virtual line

Need to visit the Office of the Registrar for help? Use QLess to join our virtual line and wait where you want!

Ways to join the line:

  • Text ONTARIOTECH to 289.207.6526.
  • Visit the Ontario Tech mobile app and select the QLess card on the homepage.
  • Check-in on-site at the Office of the Registrar.

Note: Please arrive on campus no later than 30 minutes prior to closing hours, regardless of your estimated QLess wait time. If the Office of the Registrar closes at 4 p.m., you should be on campus no later than 3:30 p.m.

 Printing on campus

Default network password

Your default network password is your birth date in MMDDYY format. You must change it before you can access your student email (.net) account, Canvas and Wi-fi on campus. 

Name/gender change

If you're seeking to update your legal name, preferred first name or gender, please complete the name/gender change form. The length of time to complete these requests is normally three working days. During peak times, processing times may be longer.

 General announcements

  • Did you know that the university features a number of Indigenous artists across campus? You can view a large collection in Charles Hall at our downtown Oshawa campus location. Or you can take a virtual tour, in partnership with Oshawa Tourism by downloading the Oshawa Tourism SmartGuide app today. Search for Ontario Tech University – Charles hall Indigenous Art Tour to get started.

 Emergency and maintenance 
  • There are no emergency or maintenance messages at this time.                                       

 Academic support

  • Writing Specialists offer a broad range of academic writing workshops throughout the year. Writing workshops are designed to provide guidance about academic writing expectations in university. Writing workshops are interactive, focus on specific topics and can be booked on the Student Life Portal

 Career readiness

  • The Career Centre has services available to support you in various ways. Book an appointment on the Student Life Portal for any of our one-on-one supports including career counselling and employment advising.


 Health and wellness

  • If you’re experiencing academic stressors, feelings of anxiety or more, we're here to help. Our Mental Health Peer Mentors are now offering same day appointments. Learn more.
  • Are you curious about mindfulness and self-compassion? Could you use a mindful break in the middle of your week? Join Bonnie Pedota—Mental Health and Wellness Facilitator—virtually on Wednesdays from May 22 to July 24 from 1 to 1:45 p.m. for a journey of learning, discussion and practice. Learn more and register.
  • Tune into MindSpark: Ontario Tech and let's embark on a journey of self-discovery, resilience, and positive mental health. Hosted by Silvia, MindSpark is your go-to source for insightful discussions, expert advice and tips and tricks aimed at nurturing your mental wellness throughout your academic journey.You can find it on Apple Podcasts and Spotify. Listen now.

  • We encourage everyone in the university community to get involved in Sexual Violence and Education's programming, which aims to help eliminate all types of violence at Ontario Tech. Check out the schedule of events and resources

 In-course scholarships 

In-course scholarships are awarded if you achieve a minimum 3.7 GPA (on a 4.3 scale) during your previous academic year. You must be returning to a full-time study.
  • $1,500 - 4.0+ GPA
  • $1,000 - 3.7 to 3.99 GPA
To learn more, visit the one-stop-shop.

 Donor awards 

There are a number of donor awards available to you. These awards are a valuable and lasting resource for many of our current students. Once you complete a General Bursary and Donor Award application, you'll be considered for funding. To apply, follow these steps:
  • Under Student Awards and Financial Aid, select apply for student aid/university works. 
  • Enter your network ID and password. 
  • Enter the applicable term and year, select continue.
  • Select the General Bursary application from the drop-down menu, select continue.
Métis Nation of Ontario Bursary Application

The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Métis Student Bursary Program provides bursaries to registered students who are verified Métis citizens of the Métis Nation of Ontario. Applicants will be required to consent to a citizenship verification check to confirm eligibility for these awards. Funding amounts of the bursaries are determined by the MNO, based on funding availability. If you have any questions, please direct all inquiries to:

 Student direct deposit 

We've implemented a student direct deposit option. If you're not an employee of the university, you can add, change or delete your banking information in your MyOntarioTech account. To do so, navigate to personal information, then select direct deposit information.
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