News & Reminders

OUAC 101 Important Dates 2013-2014

The following dates are important milestones relating to the application process. Please check them carefully and keep them in mind during your application process.

2013

Late August 2013
The OUAC circulates eINFO flyers and launches the eINFO site.

August 26, 2013
The OUAC commences distribution of OUAC 101 application materials to secondary schools and school boards.

November 8, 2013
Target date for the OUAC to receive all electronic student data files from Ontario secondary schools.

2014

January 15, 2014
Deadline for you to submit completed applications to the OUAC.

Note: Applications received after this date will still be processed by the OUAC and distributed to the universities. However, specific university deadlines will apply.

The original application procedure will include the collection of all final grades from previously completed Grade 11 and 12 courses and a list of all current-year courses in progress.

January 23, 2014
Target date for Ontario universities to receive (from the OUAC) all application data and grades from all applications submitted by January 15, 2014.

February 4, 2014
Recommended last date for you to submit all information to the OUAC to be eligible for consideration for early admission. This includes university and program changes, as well as additional active choices. Please note: This is not a deadline date. Changes will be accepted and processed by the OUAC at any time.

February 13, 2014
Deadline for the OUAC to receive, from Ontario secondary schools, all final first-semester grades and current full-year November grades for 4U/M courses.

March 3, 2014
Target date for Ontario universities to receive (from the OUAC) all final first-semester grades and current full-year November grades for 4U/M courses.

April 24, 2014
Deadline date for Ontario secondary schools to report, to the OUAC, midterm grades for second‑semester courses and interim grades for full-year courses. Grades that the OUAC receives earlier will be transmitted to Ontario universities when received.

May 6, 2014
Target date for Ontario universities to receive, from the OUAC, second-semester midterm grades and interim grades for full-year courses. Grades that the OUAC receives earlier will be transmitted to Ontario universities when received.

May 29, 2014
The latest date by which you can expect a response from an Ontario university. Such a response will be one of:

  1. an offer of admission;
  2. a refusal; or
  3. a deferral pending the receipt of specific additional information.

June 2, 2014
The earliest date by which Ontario universities may require a response to an offer of admission and a financial commitment of any kind
(e.g., registration deposit, residence deposit, etc.) from an Ontario secondary school student. All other admissions‑related elements including scholarships, other forms of student assistance or financial incentives, and offers of residence are considered part of the offer of admission. Therefore, a student may accept these other offers prior to June 2, 2014, but Ontario universities shall not compel a student in any way to make an earlier decision.

July 8, 2014
Deadline for the OUAC to receive final grades for current semester/year courses from Ontario secondary schools.

July 17, 2014
Target date for the OUAC to transmit all remaining final grades to the universities. By this date, the OUAC will have attempted to contact all schools that have not provided their grades.

August 1-29, 2014
The OUAC collects summer school grades from Ontario secondary schools and boards.