Application Guides

OMSAS – Important Dates

Notes: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. You must make your payment in full by the application deadline. Check Document Tracking in your application frequently to ensure that all documents were received by the appropriate deadlines. August 23, 2021 (11:59 pm ET) Deadline to submit your application to the Association of Faculties…

OMSAS – Ontario Medical School Application Fee Waiver Pilot Program (2021-2022)

What is the Pilot Program? Is applying to medical school a significant financial burden to you? You could save approximately $600 by applying to the Ontario Medical School Application Fee Waiver Pilot Program. This pilot program subsidizes your application costs for up to 3 Ontario medical schools for the 2021-2022 application cycle. This program was…

OMSAS – Demographic Survey

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. The Ontario Medical Schools are committed to the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion. Based on the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada guidelines on the Future of Medical Education in Canada, schools should recruit and select students who are representative of the Canadian…

OMSAS – Indigenous Applicants

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. The medical schools of Ontario recognize their shared responsibility to Indigenous peoples. The Medical Admission Committee of the Council of the Ontario Faculties of Medicine (MAC:COFM) is committed to responding to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action. Quick Links Michael G. DeGroote…

OMSAS – Sketch/Verifier Requirements

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. Quick Links Autobiographical Sketch Specific Activity Details Verifiers Autobiographical Sketch The Autobiographical Sketch (ABS) is a detailed and comprehensive list of your activities since age 16, within any of the following categories: Employment Volunteer Activities Extracurricular Activities Awards and Accomplishments Research Other List all activities…

OMSAS – University of Toronto

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. University program information changes regularly. View the application for the most up-to-date details. Quick Links About Medicine at the University of Toronto The MD Program Structure Admission Process and Policies Admission Requirements: Academic Admission Requirements: Brief Personal Essays, Autobiographical Sketch, References Additional Admission Requirements: Graduate…

OMSAS – University of Ottawa

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. University program information changes regularly. View the application for the most up-to-date details. Quick Links Black Student Application Program (BSAP) Non-academic Requirement: Computer-Based Assessment for Sampling Personal Characteristics (CASPer) Social Accountability Initiative First Nations, Inuit or Métis Candidates Francophone Candidates From Provinces Other Than Ontario…

OMSAS – Undergraduate Grade Conversion Table

Notes: This chart is used for converting individual grades only. The scales are applicable only to current grading schemes. Refer to the Institution Scale Chart to see which scale applies to each university. The grade point average is only 1 of the several factors that are considered in evaluating your admissibility to medical school. Check…

OMSAS – Transcript Requirements

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. Quick Links Transcript Requirements Transcripts from Ontario Universities and Colleges Online Transcript Requests Transcript Request Fees Transcripts from Canadian Institutions Outside of Ontario Transcripts from US Institutions Transcripts from International Institutions (Excluding the US) Submission of Transcripts Final Transcripts Important: OMSAS must receive your transcripts…

OMSAS – Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry (Western University)

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. University program information changes regularly. View the application for the most up-to-date details. Quick Links About the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry MD Program Structure Student Experience Financial Support Academic Admission Requirements Non-academic Admission Requirements Important Dates and Deadlines Health Care Improvement in Southwestern…