Schedule of Dates 2020
Secondary School Application (OUAC 101)
2019-2020 Schedule of Dates
Last updated: August 22, 2019
- Circulates Ontario Universities’ Info (OUInfo – formerly eINFO) postcards and launches OUInfo.
- Starts distributing 101 application materials to Ontario high schools and school boards.
November 7, 2019
Deadline for the OUAC to receive all electronic student data files from Ontario high schools.
January 15, 2020
Deadline for Ontario high school students to submit their completed application to the OUAC.
The initial application includes all final grades from completed Grade 11 and 12 courses and a list of all current-year courses in progress.
January 23, 2020
Target date for Ontario universities to receive all application data and grades from the OUAC for applications submitted by January 15, 2020.
February 4, 2020
Recommended last date for students to submit university and program changes and additional active choices to the OUAC to be considered for early admission.
February 13, 2020
Deadline for the OUAC to receive all final first-semester grades and current full-year grades for 4U/M courses from Ontario high schools.
February 28, 2020
Target date for Ontario universities to receive all final first-semester grades and current full-year grades for 4U/M courses from the OUAC.
April 23, 2020
Deadline for Ontario high schools to report midterm grades for second-semester courses and interim grades for full-year courses to the OUAC. Grades the OUAC receives earlier than the deadline will be sent to Ontario universities when received.
May 5, 2020
Target date for Ontario universities to receive second-semester midterm grades and interim grades for full-year courses from the OUAC. Grades the OUAC receives earlier than the deadline will be sent to Ontario universities when received.
May 27, 2020
The latest date all high school applicants can expect a response from an Ontario university. This includes: an offer of admission; a refusal; or a deferral, once additional information is received.
June 1, 2020
The earliest date an Ontario high school student may be required to respond to an Ontario university offer of admission and give a financial commitment (e.g., registration deposit, residence deposit, etc.).
All other admissions-related elements, including scholarships, other forms of student assistance or financial incentives, and offers of residence are considered part of the offer of admission. Therefore, a student may accept these other offers before June 1, 2020, but Ontario universities will not compel a student in any way to make a decision earlier than this date.
July 6, 2020
Deadline for the OUAC to receive final grades for current semester/year courses from Ontario high schools.
July 13, 2020
Target date for the OUAC to send all remaining final grades to the universities. The OUAC will attempt to contact all schools that have not provided their grades.
August 1-31, 2020
The OUAC collects summer school grades from Ontario high schools and boards.