IMPORTANT DATES FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS 2016-2017
November College applicants apply online at www.ontariocolleges.ca
Cost of college
application is $95.00 for 5 choices (no more than 3 at one college).
for Highly Competitive programs at
Ontario colleges should be completed at this time– see listing of these programs at, www.ontariocolleges.ca
University Applicants apply online at www.ouac.on.ca/101/
bound students will be supplied with a PIN number.
of application is $150.00 for the first 3 choices. Each
choice is $50.00.
December 23, 2016 Suggested deadline for MPSJ students to have
completed both OUAC and/or OCAS applications
January 11, 2017 OUAC
deadline for Ontario secondary students to submit completed online university applications for equal
received after this date will still be processed by
OUAC and distributed to the universities.
deadlines for specific programs will apply.
February 1, 2017 OCAS
deadline for students to submit completed online college
applications for equal consideration. Apply on or before this date in order to
receive equal consideration for admission to programs starting the following
fall. After this date, colleges consider applicants on a first-come,
first-served basis until programs are full.
Note that applications to Highly
Competitive Programs must be received by this date in order to
be considered. As these programs receive a high volume of applicants, all seats
may be filled by February 1.
Applicants are encouraged to complete their
applications well before the Equal Consideration Date, as website volumes on
the online application are at their highest at this time.
Many programs continue to accept applicants
after February 1. Use our Find a Program (http://www.ontariocolleges.ca/FindProgram)
tool at any time to find programs that are still open.
February 1, 2017 Earliest
offer of admission for students
applying to college.
February 3, 2017 Last date for students to submit all
information to OUAC including
university and program changes, as well as additional active choices for consideration for early admission.
note: This is not a deadline date. Changes
and processed by the OUAC at any time.
May 1, 2017 College
applicants must confirm their acceptance of an offer
admission to their chosen program through ontariocolleges.ca.
May 26, 2017 The latest date by which all secondary school applicants can
expect a response from an Ontario
university. This includes:
1) an offer of admission 2) a refusal, or 3) a deferral
the receipt of specific additional information.
June 1, 2017 The
earliest date by which Ontario
universities may require a
to an offer of admission and a financial commitment
any kind (e.g., registration deposit, residence deposit)