Common Questions: Undergrad (101)

How do I link my OUAC application to my OSAP application?

Applications: Undergrad (101), Undergrad (105) Categories: OSAP

Linking from the OSAP Website Go directly to the OSAP website or click on any of the OSAP banners/links within your OUAC application: If you are new to OSAP, choose “Register”. Review the OSAP terms and conditions. Select “Yes” and then choose “Ontario Universities’ Application Centre”. Click “Setup link to OUAC”. Read the consent form…

How many universities and programs can I choose to apply to on my application?

Applications: Undergrad (101) Categories: Application Process

You may apply to as many Ontario universities/programs as you wish; however, you are limited to a maximum of 3 program choices at any 1 university (including affiliates). Some universities may further limit the number of programs you may apply to. Make sure that you carefully read the details and instructions offered by each institution.…

I accepted my offer online but when I go back in to my application, there is no acceptance listed in the “Applicant Response” column. What happened?

There is nothing listed because you did not successfully submit your acceptance. To successfully submit your acceptance: Click the offer link in the “Admission Decision” column. Select “I accept” and then click “Continue”. This takes you back to the “Choices/Offers” screen where you will see “Unsubmitted Acceptance” in the “Applicant Response” column. Choose “Review and…

I already submitted my application but I made some mistakes. I am not able to get back into my application. What should I do?

Applications: Undergrad (101) Categories: Logging in

Once your fee is received at the OUAC and your application has been processed (which may take up to 2 weeks during peak periods), you can make changes or corrections to your application online. You will require your username and password to access your application. Reminder: If you are changing your program choices, there may be…

I am currently attending an Ontario high school, but I will have fewer than six 4U/M courses finished this year. Should I use the high school application (101)?

If the programs to which you wish to apply stipulate that you must present six 4U/M courses for admission and you will not satisfy this requirement, you should consult your guidance counsellor or the OUAC to determine the appropriate method of application.

I am currently attending high school, but have attended a postsecondary institution. Which application should I use?

If you are currently enrolled in a day program at a high school but have attended a postsecondary institution, you must apply through the 105 application. You must make arrangements with your high school to forward all of your academic data to the universities you selected.

I am in the process of completing my application and I noticed that none of my grades are displayed under “Current High School Information and Grades”. Should I still complete and submit my application?

Applications: Undergrad (101) Categories: Application Process

Yes, you should submit your application. Your high school created a PIN for you, allowing you to apply online, but has not yet added any academic data. You should contact your guidance counsellor to ensure that all of your previously completed and current courses are added to your application for you.

I am taking a summer school course. How will the universities get my marks?

Applications: Undergrad (101) Categories: Application Process

Grades from summer school courses are submitted to the OUAC by the summer school or the district school board. Verify with your summer school that either the summer school or the district school board will be sending the marks directly to the OUAC on your behalf. If this is not the case, you must arrange…

I am taking courses at 2 different schools. How will my grades be sent to the universities?

Applications: Undergrad (101) Categories: Application Process

If you are taking courses at more than one school, the school that submits your application to the OUAC will be designated as your “home” school. Make sure your “home” school has an up-to-date record of all courses you have completed or are currently completing through any other school or study medium (such as night…

I am trying to accept my offer online but it says the offer has expired. What can I do?

If the offer is highlighted, you may still select it to accept. The university is allowing you to accept this offer after the expiry date. However, before accepting this offer, you should contact the university to verify how long the offer is valid after the expiry date, especially if you are cancelling an accepted offer…