Applying to OCAD U

Admission to OCAD U is based primarily on a portfolio or writing submission but strong academic skills are essential for your overall success. All offers of admission are conditional on meeting the minimum academic entrance requirements.
Guide to Admissions
Learn more about the application process to OCAD U.
Guide to Admissions
Preparing a portfolio
Your portfolio is an important part of your application.
Preparing a portfolio
Academic Requirements
Learn more about the undergraduate academic entrance requirements.
Academic Requirements

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