Common Questions: Undergrad (105)

The university is asking me for my 11-digit OUAC Reference Number. Where do I find this?

Normally, the OUAC Reference Number contains 10 digits, beginning with the current year (4 digits) followed by 6 digits (e.g., 20XX999999). If a university asks for your 11-digit OUAC Reference Number, please add a 0 (zero) at the end of your 10-digit number (e.g., 20XX9999990).

What is OUAC-OSAP linking? What does it mean to link my OUAC and OSAP accounts?

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

Linking allows you to save time in your application process but sharing the information you have input in your OUAC application with your OSAP application. When you provide you authorization and consent specifically for this purpose, OSAP will use information you gave the OUAC, such as your name, date of birth and address information, to…

What is the Advanced Placement exam?

Advanced Placement (AP) exams are administered by the American College Board in the US for high school students. They may be recognized by Canadian institutions for advanced credit. Please see individual university websites for more information. If you took AP exams, your official results must be sent directly to your university choices. The indicator on…

What is the difference between a 105D and 105F application? Why is there data missing when I log into my application?

Applications: Undergrad (105) Categories: Logging in

The 105D application is for domestic applicants. The 105F application is for international applicants. Please ensure you are completing the correct application. Only one 105 undergraduate application is allowed. If you log in to a 105 application and see an error message, you have logged in to the wrong 105 application type. You must log…

When I accept an offer of admission, does it mean that I will not be considered for any other offers?

Accepting an offer of admission from one university will not cancel your application to other universities and/or programs. However, you may have only one acceptance on file at a time. Before you can accept a new offer online, you must first cancel the previously accepted offer currently in your file. Note: If you submit a…

Where do I send my transcripts?

Applications: Undergrad (105) Categories: Transcript Requests

Transcripts must be sent directly to your university choices. Please indicate your OUAC Reference Number on all of your documents and any communication sent to the universities. The OUAC does not accept transcripts, nor do we forward them to your university selections.

Why do I only see my OUAC personal and address information but not my program selections?

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

Your program choices will not appear in your OSAP application until November. Log back in to your OSAP application at that time.

Why have I received the email “Unsubmitted responses/modifications”? I’m sure I saved the responses/changes I wanted to make.

The email “Unsubmitted responses/modifications” is a courtesy notification we send out when we see that an applicant has logged into the system, made a change or responded to an offer, but did not submit the change/response. If you log back in to your application and see that your application is up-to-date, then you have successfully…