University Pathway Planning

Ontario Universities’ Fair (OUF)


September 27-29, 2019: If you’re thinking about attending an Ontario university, don’t miss the Ontario Universities’ Fair!

See all 21 Ontario universities under one roof at the 2019 Ontario Universities’ Fair, located at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Over 139,000 students and their families attended last year.

University Timeline

September – November 2019 Start your research with eInfo .
By the end of November 2019 You will receive your Application PIN Letter from your guidance counsellor with your school number, student number and temporary PIN. Keep this letter for your records. You will need this information to apply.
January 15, 2020 Deadline to submit your completed application to the OUAC.
May 29, 2020 The last date you should expect any kind of a response from an Ontario University. This includes: an offer of admission; a refusal; or a
deferral, once additional information is received.
June 3, 2020 The earliest date by which Ontario universities may require you to respond to an offer of admission.


Start your Research with eINFOeinfo
Find and compare Ontario university programs, plus get information about residences, scholarships, campus visits and more.

Take Your Future Further!

Future Further

Future Further provides information about supports and services for Indigenous students interested in attending an Ontario university.

Applying to University

General Program Requirements

 Completion of OSSD (high school diploma)
 Completion of Grade 12 English (ENG4U)
 Completion of 5 other Grade 12 U (university) or
Grade 12 M (university/college) courses

Note: Students must check with individual universities for specific
program requirements (courses, grades).

OUAC Application Portal

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OUAC Application Quick Links – Tutorials

OUAC 101 Application Tutorial pdf.

What you need to know about the Admission Information Form

Student with an IEP

Learn more here: Post Secondary Accessibility

Transition Resource Guide for Students with Disabilities

Transition Resource Guide  Learn More….

Local Universities & Colleges

Degrees@Conestoga College

Programs:  Architecture, Business, Design, Criminal Justice,  Health, Nursing, Telecommunications, Engineering, Public Relations.

University of Waterloo (Conrad Grebel, Renison, St. Jerome’s)

Top 5 Campus Tour Do’s and Don’ts – make it more than a road trip

Wilfrid Laurier University (Waterloo & Brantford campuses)

Programs:  Arts, Business, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Environment, Health, International Studies & Languages, Journalism, Mathematics, Music, (Life) Sciences, Social Work

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

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Date EVENT Time Location
 May TBA  OSAP  PRESENTATION        TBA  Library

Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards:

Funding Your Post-Secondary Education – see the Scholarships and Bursaries page.

5 Tips for a Smooth Senior Year: how to become a scholarship recipient