Application Guides

101 – How to Apply

Step 1: Research Your University Selections Check out university publications and university websites. Visit eINFO and the 101 application to browse programs online. Record your program choices and their OUAC codes. Make note of all admission requirements and program-specific deadlines. Review the 101 Application Guide. Attend the Ontario Universities’ Fair (OUF) and/or the University Information…

101 – Personal Information

Name You must provide your First Name/Legal Given Name and Last Name/Family Name in full. Do not include nicknames, shortened names (e.g., Pat, Mike, Jenny) or initials. The Commonly Used Name is the name you prefer to be called. Gender and Date of Birth Date of Birth is collected for document matching purposes and statistics. Gender is an…

101 – After You Submit Your Application

Gather Information Watch the instructional videos on how to review and make changes to your application. Review the 101 Important Dates. Review and Make Changes or Respond to Offers Log in to your application: Review and make changes to information previously entered (with the exception of your grades and other academic information). Add and delete program…

101 – Current High School Information and Grades

This section is completed by Ontario high school officials. Check the information carefully and inform your guidance counsellor if you find any errors. If you are taking courses at a school outside your “home” school, you are responsible for ensuring that this school submits the course information and all updates to your “home” school and…

101 – Other Academic Information

My total number of years in Ontario high schools Select the total number of years that you studied in all Ontario high schools, including the current school year. My total number of years in a Canadian school system Enter the total number of years spent in Canadian elementary and high school, where the instruction language is English (or French, in the case of…

101 – Additional University Details

Each of your university choices are listed on this page. If you previously applied to any program at the universities listed, select the year. Otherwise, leave this field blank.

101 – Program Choices

In the Program Choices section, you can add, delete, change and order your program choices. This is also the section where you can respond to university offers of admission. View the 101 How-to videos for detailed instructions. Read more information about fees. You may apply to as many Ontario universities/programs as you wish; however, you are…

101 – Academic Background

Provide information about all institutions where you have registered in 1 or more secondary or postsecondary courses. Institutions include, but are not limited to, regular day school, night school, summer schools, online schools.

101 – Contact Information

My Email Email is the primary mode of communication for the universities and the OUAC. Please check that you have correctly entered your email address and add your university choices to your “contact” or “safe senders” list to ensure all messages are delivered to your inbox. You must keep this information up-to-date in your application.…

101 – Review and Submit

How to Submit my Application Review the information you entered in your application and any errors or warnings. Make changes as necessary. Read the “Applicant’s Declaration”. Select “I Verify and Agree”. Follow the steps for payment. Watch video tutorial #4: How to Submit and Pay for Your Application to learn how to successfully complete and pay…