Common Questions: Undergrad (105)

At the end of the application I see a warning and/or an error. What do I do?

Please read any errors or warnings carefully. If you have a warning, you can proceed with submitting your application. If you have an error, you must correct it before you can submit. Return to the screen mentioned in the error message and correct the error.

Can I withdraw from a program and/or add a new program choice after I submit my application?

Yes, you can do both by logging in to your online application and going to “Program Choices”. To withdraw a program, select “Withdraw” in the Actions column beside the program. Note: There are no refunds for withdrawn choices. To add another program, select “Add Program”. Note: You will be charged an additional choice fee of…

Do I require the OSAP link to complete my application?

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

No, linking to OSAP is an optional step meant to save you time in your OSAP application. You may link your OSAP and OUAC accounts any time after you have submitted your OUAC application.

How can I find out the status of my online application?

Once we receive your fee and process your application, your application information will be available online. When the application information is distributed to the universities, you will need to contact them directly for information about the status of your application.

How can I send my high school transcripts to my university choices?

Applications: Undergrad (105) Categories: Transcript Requests

Certain high schools in Ontario allow you to request your official high school transcript electronically (completed courses only) using an online service hosted by the Ontario College Application Service (OCAS). The OUAC has partnered with OCAS to offer this service to university applicants, and you can access it from the Transcript Request section in the…

How do I accept my offer of admission?

When the universities have evaluated your file, an admission decision will be sent directly to you. If you have been offered admission, instructions for responding will be included. If you respond to your offer of admission online, do not mail a paper response to the OUAC. After you submit your response online, a screen will…

How do I cancel my application?

If you wish to cancel your application, you may log in to your account and delete all your choices. Alternatively, you can mail or fax a signed and dated request to the OUAC indicating that you wish to cancel your application. Please indicate your OUAC Reference Number on the request. Remember that all processing fees…

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…

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 a mistake on my transcript request. Can I change it?

Applications: Undergrad (105) Categories: Transcript Requests

You cannot make changes to your transcript request online once the application is submitted. Please call us at 519-823-1063 to discuss the changes you wish to make. Note: We cannot make any changes or corrections to an “Immediate” time frame transcript request.