OCAS – Ontario College Application Site

Looking to apply to a college program in Ontario?

Click here to get to the OCAS site get start your application today!!!

Here is a link to an application guide.


If you have never applied through ontariocolleges.ca before, click the “Create an Account” button to get started.

Your ontariocolleges.ca account allows you to:

  • Apply to any of Ontario’s 28 public colleges
  • Review and update your college application
  • Request Ontario high school transcripts (from participating schools)
  • Request Ontario college/university transcripts
  • View and accept offers of admission
  • Important Info Before You Apply
  • The application processing fee is $95.00 (non-refundable).
  • An application allows you up to 5 program choices (no more than 3 at any one college).
  • All program choices must start within the same academic year (August-July).
  • There may be additional fees to request transcripts.
  • Your username is permanent.
  • Your password must be between 8 and 14 characters in length.
  • Use a valid email address.
  • DO NOT create more than one account.
  • The application works best in certain web browsers.

How to Apply:

  • Log in to your account.
  • Fill in your personal information and educational history.
  • Add your program choices.
  • Request your transcripts. (If you’re a current Ontario high school student, most high schools automatically send your grades to us.)
  • Pay the application processing fee and any transcript fees.
  • Log back in to verify your transcript information, or to make changes or updates to your application.
  • Log back in after February 1 to view and confirm offers of admission.
  • For a step-by-step tour of the secure online application, download the user guide.

Important Dates:

  • October: Applications become available for programs starting the following fall.
  • February 1: Equal Consideration Date – apply to highly competitive programs on or before this date.
  • February 1: Colleges may begin sending offers of admission.
  • May 1: Deadline to confirm offers (colleges may extend offers after this date).
  • Mid-June: Tuition deposit payment due.
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