OMSAS Fees

All fees are non-refundable. Your application will not be forwarded to your university choice(s) until you submit full payment to the OUAC. Fees for withdrawn university choices are not refunded.

In order to process your application, OMSAS must receive payments by October 5, 2015.

Choices and Fees

Application Service Fee: $220
All applicants are required to pay the Application Service Fee of $220.

Institutional Fee (In Canadian Funds)
Each medical school charges an institutional fee. This fee assists the medical schools in covering some of the costs of evaluating admission applications. OMSAS will forward these fees to the medical schools. The institutional fee is payable to the OUAC.

University Institutional Fee
McMaster $125
Northern $85
Ottawa $100
Queen’s $100
Toronto $110
Western $100

Transcript Fee
Transcript requests cost $12 each, with some exceptions.

Methods of Payment

Payment is part of the final “Submit” process and is accepted by:

  • Credit card (VISA, MasterCard or American Express). Prepaid credit cards and VISA debit cards are not accepted.
  • Online banking through selected Canadian banks and credit unions only. Normally takes one to three business days. All payments must be made in Canadian funds.
  • Western Union Business Solutions – GlobalPay for Students (bank-to-bank transfer for international payments only). You can pay the Canadian dollar fees in the currency of your choice.

For more information about payments, visit Methods of Payment.

Note: Fraudulent use of credit cards or demanding/obtaining unauthorized application fee reimbursement is considered unethical.