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 – 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 – 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 – 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…

About OMSAS

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. The Ontario Medical School Application Service (OMSAS) is a not‑for‑profit, centralized application service for applicants to the 6 Ontario medical schools. Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine (McMaster University) Northern Ontario School of Medicine University of Ottawa Queen’s University University of Toronto Schulich School of…

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 – Applicant Responsibilities and Requirements

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. Quick Links Applicant Responsibilities Submitting Your Documents Verifying Your Application Information Accepting Your Offers of Admission Applying for Advanced Standing and Transfer Researching Scholarships Applicant Requirements Residency Registration/Licensure Police Record Check CPR Important: If you fail to comply with the admission requirements and deadlines, your…

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 – Application Guide

Note: This application guide contains information for fall 2022 admission. The OUAC and the medical schools reserve the right to amend this information at any time. Review this information before applying. The medical schools and OMSAS do not endorse or support presentations or publications other than their own. Obtain up‑to‑date information directly from the schools’…

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…