APPLYING TO OCAD U
How it works
Some undergraduate programs are accepting late applications for fall 2022. Start your application today at the Ontario University Application Centre.
The following programs are now closed:
Upper Year and Articulation Agreements to all programs
Drawing & Painting
Material Art & Design
Important Dates and Deadlines
(Additional dates may be added, please check often)
September 16, 2021 – 105 application for International or Canadian Applicants Not Currently Attending an Ontario High School opens through the OUAC
October 1, 2021 – 101 application for Current Ontario High School Students opens through the OUAC
December 15, 2021 – Access to SlideRoom made available for all applicants
January 13, 2022 – OUAC application for 101 applicants. OCAD U will continue to accept applications from 101 applicants until February 1, 2022
February 1, 2022 – OUAC application deadline for all applicants for all programs. Some programs may continue to accept applications after this deadline if space is available. Information about late applications will be made available after this deadline.
February 10, 2022 – Deadline to submit portfolio or supplemental items through SlideRoom. Late applicants will be given specific deadlines.
March 1, 2022 – Deadline to submit interim/midterm transcripts for all applicants who are currently enrolled in school. Applicants who have completed their studies by this deadline should provide final official transcripts by this date.
March 29, 2022 – OCAD U will begin to send out results of applications to applicants
May 27, 2022 – Latest date an applicant (who applied by February 1, 2022) can expect to receive results of their application
June 1, 2022 – Deadline to accept an offer of admission through the OUAC
June 9, 2022 – Deadline to pay admissions confirmation deposit
July 14, 2022 – Recommended deadline to submit all final official transcripts and any other required documentation to satisfy any conditions of the offer of admission.
August 15, 2022 – Final deadline to submit all final official transcripts and any other required documentation to satisfy any conditions of the offer of admission.