Common Questions: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS)

What happens if my foreign transcripts do not arrive by the deadline?

Applications: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS) Categories: During Application

ORPAS will send all transcripts to the schools, regardless of the date they arrive. It will be at the discretion of each school as to how they wish to proceed with late documents.

What happens to my wait list position for other disciplines if I accept an offer?

Applications: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS) Categories: After Applying

If you firmly accept, you will be removed from the wait lists of all other choices on your application for the same discipline. You will still, however, remain on the wait list for any other discipline.

What is the difference between a provisional and a firm acceptance?

Applications: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS) Categories: After Applying

A provisional acceptance means that you can indicate that you want your applications to other universities/programs to remain active. However, if you accept an offer for 1 discipline and receive an offer for a second, you have to choose between the 2. You cannot hold 2 acceptances (firm or provisional) at 1 time. A firm…

When do provisional acceptances become firm?

Applications: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS) Categories: After Applying

All provisional acceptances for SLP and Audiology programs automatically become firm on April 28, 2017. All provisional acceptances to OT and PT programs automatically become firm on June 9, 2017.

Where can I find my ORPAS GPA information?

The ORPAS GPA information is now available to applicants. To access this information, log in to your application and select “Document Tracking”. For more information about how your GPA and sub-GPA were calculated, please see the “Postsecondary Education” section in the ORPAS Application Guide. Any questions or concerns about your GPA or sub-GPA should be…

Will my program choice ranking affect my application?

Applications: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS) Categories: During Application

Ranking information is not available during the application review process and is not used as admission criteria. This information is being collected for enrollment management purposes only.