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 one or more courses).
  • You have not, at some point, been out of high school for more than seven 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 (college/university/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 online application.


105 Criteria

Do you meet any of the following requirements?

  • You currently reside in Canada (Canadian citizens, permanent residents or those currently studying in Canada on a study permit or other 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 online application. There are two 105 applications – 105D for Canadian residents and 105F for International applicants.

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.