Frequently Asked Questions: Teacher (TEAS)

Are application fees refundable?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: After Applying

No, there are no circumstances under which we can refund application fees.

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

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 get a tax receipt for my TEAS application fees?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: After Applying

Because the OUAC is not a university, application fees are not tax-deductible. However, you can print receipts for application fees (for uses other than tax returns) directly from the application.

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

Yes, you can change your program choices by logging in to your application and going to “Choices/Offers”, as long as the deadline has not passed. To withdraw a program, select “Withdraw” in the Actions column beside the program. To add another program, select “Add Program”.

Do I have to respond to an offer of admission if I plan to decline the offer?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: After Applying

It is not mandatory to decline an offer of admission, and not all faculties will ask for declines.

How can I be sure that my TEAS application was submitted successfully?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: After Applying

The actual “Submit” process consists of the following 2 steps: You will review all information you entered in the application, and accept a declaration that the application is complete and accurate by clicking “I Verify and Agree”. You will enter your payment information and click “Finish” to submit your completed application to TEAS. If you…

How do I accept my offer of admission?

When the universities have evaluated your application, they will send an admission decision directly to you. If a university has offered you admission, they will include instructions for responding through your application in your admission package. To successfully accept your offer of admission: Click the offer link in the “Admission Decision” column in your application.…

How do I cancel my application?

If you wish to cancel your application, you may log in to your account and withdraw all of your choices. Be sure to submit your changes by clicking “Review and Submit”. Remember that all processing fees are non-refundable.

How do I make changes to my submitted application?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: After Applying

If you would like to submit changes to the OUAC and your universities of choice, log in to your submitted application. You will need to enter your changes and then complete the following “Submit” steps: Click “Review and Submit”. Review and verify your application information. Read the “Applicant Declaration” clause and click “I verify and…

How do I respond to an offer of admission?

Log in to your application and select “Choices/Offers” in the “Applicant 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.