JOINid/UTORid & TCard Information

Get your UTORID and TCARD by following the steps outlined here:

As a student, you can log into ACORN (by using your JOINid/UTORid) to access many services, prior to receiving your TCard.
Important:  Up-to-date information is listed on the TCard website and you are responsible for familiarizing yourself with the information, terms and conditions published on the TCard website.

Accessing ACORN using JOINid - Instructions for new students at UofT: 

  • Your JOINid is posted next to your student id number on your CHRM admission letter.
  • Log onto ACORN, the University of Toronto's student information service, and a hub for everything you need to manage your student life.
  • Enter your JOINid and UofT student id to log in to your ACORN account.  
  • You can now enrol in courses on the date and time specificed in the registration instructions.   
  • If you have completed your registration for the upcoming academic cycle (i.e. enrolled in courses and paid/deferred your fees),  you may then obtain a TCard on the dates listed on the TCard website.  Check the TCard announcement's page for details.  

Getting your TCard

  1. Check the announcement's page for when you are eligible to pick up your TCard.

  2. Have your Student Number or UTORid/JOINid, CHRM admission letter,  Legal Status & Identity Documents ready. To learn about required documentation, visit the Documentation Required page.

  3. Submit your own portrait photo, Government identity and legal status documents online (when eligible).

  4. If approved, you'll receive instructions on how to Activate Your UTORid and U of T email address. Once your application has been approved and accepted, you can book an in-person appointment through CLNx and collect your TCard the next business day.

  5. TCard services is located at at 800 Bay St on the 5th Floor.

Returning UofT Students

  1. What is my UTORid? 
    If you know your e-mail address and password, you can use them to log into the "Get Information" section of the UTORid Management page.Your UTORid will be the first piece of information displayed.  Alternatively, if you have a TCard, your UTORid can be found on the left side of your TCard, just above the barcode.
  2. Instructions for Lost or Replacement TCard.

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