Undergrad Criteria – Am I a 101 or 105?

101 Criteria

Do you meet all of the following requirements?

  • You are taking courses during the day at an Ontario high school (this includes students returning for second semester and graduated students returning to upgrade 1 or more courses).
  • You have not, at some point, been out of high school for more than 7 consecutive months.
  • You will have received or expect to receive your Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with six 4U/M courses at the end of the current year.
  • You have not attended a postsecondary institution (university/college/career college).
  • You are applying to the first year of an undergraduate degree program or diploma program at an Ontario university.
  • You are under 21 years of age.

If yes, you should complete the 101 application.


105 Criteria

Do you meet any of the following requirements?

  • You currently reside in Canada (Canadian citizens, permanent residents, those currently studying in Canada on a study permit or those in Canada on another type of visa), or are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident living elsewhere (not in Canada), and you are not currently attending an Ontario high school day program.
  • You currently reside outside of Canada, and are not a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, and are not currently attending an Ontario high school day program (in Ontario or abroad).

If yes, you should complete the 105 application.

Note: Do not use the 105 application if you are applying to the 4-semester consecutive BEd program or Common Law.


If you are still not sure which application to fill out, please contact your guidance counsellor or the OUAC.