ORPAS – Fees

Last updated: October 11, 2022

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  • All fees are non‑refundable. We will not forward your application to your university choice(s) until you submit full payment to the OUAC.
  • We do not accept partial payments.
  • We do not refund fees for withdrawn university choices.


All fees are in Canadian funds.

Application Service Fee

ORPAS Fee: $190

University Fees

We collect these fees and remit them to the universities to cover a portion of the costs associated with the admission assessment. These fees are payable to the OUAC.

The university fee is $100 if you apply to only 1 program per university, and $200 if you apply to 2 or more programs per university.

Exception: The University of Toronto charges a $100 university fee, regardless of the number of programs selected.

Transcript Request Fees

  • If you request transcripts from an Ontario university or college using an ORPAS online transcript request, you must submit your application with the appropriate fees, unless otherwise noted in the Exceptions for Online Transcript Requests.
  • For information about each institution’s transcript request fee, refer to Transcript Request Fees.

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Payment Options

Payment is part of the final “Review and Submit” process. The OUAC accepts the following payment options:

  • Credit or debit card (VISA, MasterCard, American Express, VISA Debit or Debit MasterCard).
  • Online banking through selected Canadian banks and credit unions only. (This may take 2-5 business days to process.) You must make all payments in Canadian funds.
  • Flywire (for international payments only). You can pay the Canadian dollar fees in the currency of your choice. This may take 2-5 business days to process.

You must initiate payment by the application deadline.

Fraudulent use of credit or debit cards or demanding/obtaining unauthorized application fee reimbursement is considered unethical.

Read more about payment options.

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