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.
By which date should I submit my application in order for OLSAS to receive my Ontario university or Ontario community college transcript by the application deadline?
The transcript request is part of your application. As long as you submit your application, including the transcript request, by the application deadline, you will have satisfied the deadline requirement for your transcript.
As of August 2016 (for entry in 2017), you can monitor when your processed documents (e.g., transcripts, online references) are received with the “Document Tracking” feature in your OLSAS application. After the OUAC receives a document, it may take 2-4 business days for the document to be processed. Do not contact the OUAC to check…
Log in to your online application and select “Choices” in the “Application Links” menu. If you have received an offer of admission, it will be displayed on this screen. To respond to an offer, click on the offer, which will lead you to the “Response to Offer” screen.
First-year applicants who complete courses in December 2016 are required to send their fall 2016 grades to OLSAS by February 1, 2017. All applicants submitting fall grades must provide an official transcript. Sessional grade reports or web printouts are no longer acceptable. Final, official transcripts (that should include all current-year course work) must be submitted…
If you are a foreign trained lawyer, you must apply for an assessment of the equivalency of your legal studies. Applications of this nature are made to the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA). Refer to the NCA Applicants section of the OLSAS Application Guide.
I have asked more than 3 referees to write an assessment for me. If all of the referees send their assessments, which assessments will be used toward my application? Can I pick which references I want sent to the law schools?
Only the ones you have indicated as R1, R2 and R3 will be distributed. If OLSAS receives more than 3 references or additional letters of reference, the additional documents will not be forwarded to the law schools.
If you have misplaced/forgotten your username, select “Recover your username” on the Log In page. You will be prompted to enter your date of birth and email address and your username will then be emailed to you.
If my marks from an exchange program are entered on my “home” university’s transcript, do I need to send a transcript from my “exchange” university?
Yes. Transcripts are required from all institutions attended.
My credit card statement shows “OUAC Guelph”. I did not apply to the University of Guelph. Is there a problem?
“OUAC Guelph” refers to the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre. We are located in Guelph, Ontario. The OUAC processes all applications and payments. The specific universities you applied to will not be listed on your credit card invoice.