Frequently Asked Questions: Other

How will my GPA for my international institutions be calculated?

We do not include grades from institutions outside of Canada and the United States in the GPA calculations.

I have a disability and require assistance to complete the application. How can you help me?

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

If you require assistance with your application, contact Applicant Services at 519-823-1063. You may also visit Accessibility to request a document in an accessible format…

I have not been able to find the answer to my question in any of the FAQs or on the OUAC website. How do I contact the OUAC?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS), Undergrad (101), Undergrad (105) Categories: Other

You can contact us by phone, email or live chat. If your question is about TEAS, contact us by Secure Applicant Messaging (SAM)…

I may need financial assistance to attend university. What about scholarships?

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

Applicants can take advantage of a variety of scholarships available at all Ontario universities. The Ontario Government also has a financial aid program to assist students in need of funding in order to pursue a university education. Some university scholarships are available for applicants entering their first year of study and some are renewable for additional years if they satisfy certain conditions. Be sure to accept offers of scholarships by the stipulated reply deadline…

Is it worth it?

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

University study continues to be one of life’s most important, rewarding and exciting experiences. The knowledge that you gain at university, the friends that you make and the variety of experiences that you have will be with you all your life…

What is the OUAC and what does it do?

Applications: Teacher (TEAS), Undergrad (101), Undergrad (105) Categories: Other

“OUAC” is the acronym for the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre. The OUAC is a centralized processing centre for applications for undergraduate admission to the universities of Ontario. The OUAC, which is located in Guelph, Ontario, receives your application, processes it and transfers the information to the universities you have selected. The OUAC does not make admission decisions. That is the universities’ responsibility…

Where can I find information about the Applicant Diversity Census?

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

The 101 and 105 applications contain a series of questions about applicant diversity in the Personal Information section.