Common Questions: Before Applying

By which date do I have to submit my application in order for ORPAS to receive my Ontario university or Ontario community college transcript by the application deadline?

Applications: Rehab Sciences (ORPAS) Categories: Before Applying

The transcript request is part of your application. As long as your application, which includes the transcript request, is submitted by the application deadline, you will have satisfied the deadline requirement for your transcript.

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?

Applications: Law (OLSAS) Categories: Before Applying

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.

I am a foreign trained lawyer but want to practice law in Canada. What procedure should I follow?

Applications: Law (OLSAS) Categories: Before Applying

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 applied to the Faculties of Education through TEAS last year. Can I use this account/application again?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: Before Applying

No. You must create a new account and begin a new application with each new cycle. Documentation from previous cycles is not kept from year to year.

I have a foreign medical degree. Where can I obtain information about practicing medicine in Canada?

Applications: Medical (OMSAS) Categories: Before Applying

Individuals who have graduated from a medical school outside of Canada or the US should contact the Touchstone Institute.

I tried to create a new account, but I received an error message referring to a duplicate email. What should I do?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS) Categories: Before Applying

If you have already submitted your application and are trying to make changes, do not create a second account. You must log in to your submitted application to make changes. 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…

I wish to apply to the Ottawa French program, but also to the remaining schools in English. Which application should I use?

Applications: Medical (OMSAS) Categories: Before Applying

Because the French application does not present any questions in English, you should use the English application. You can then answer the Ottawa sections in French, and fill out the remainder of the application in English. You should use the French application if you are applying only to the Ottawa French program.

I’m trying to log in but my PIN isn’t working. What’s the problem?

Be sure you are typing in the correct PIN. The number one can look like a lowercase L or capital I. Double-check the characters and try again. Other tips: Use a Desktop computer rather than a laptop or personal device. Use the Shift key rather than the Caps Lock key to insert capital letters. If…

What is the deadline date for supporting documents for upper year applicants?

Applications: Law (OLSAS) Categories: Before Applying

The deadline date is May 1 for all law schools except for Osgoode and Queens, which have a deadline of June 30.