College. Applying to College – the Basics!. Last year more than 160,000 students applied to College in Ontario! Ontario College Application Service www.ontariocolleges.ca Program Choices – 5 in total (no more than 3 from any one college).
OEN # (found on your credit counselling summary & timetable, or ask your guidance counsellor)
Full address, phone number and email
Social Insurance Number
Method of Payment (Visa, Mastercard, Amex, cheque)
Your 5 choices – remember a choice is college + program
The fee for the application is $95.
For example, George Brown’s Fashion Techniques Course requires a sewing test on an industrial machine
Some schools require testing to ensure that students have the required skills to be successful in their program of choice.
Other programs that are “highly competitive” will require testing as a way of "ranking" and may be used to make admission decisions
There is a fee for most pre-admissions testing and depends on the school.
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Let’s take a look at the application in action...
Print your Application Verification Summary and keep it on file. Make sure to keep your email containing your username and password. You will need this to login to your account.
February 1st, 2013 – Application deadline & earliest release of offers by the colleges to all applicants
May 1st, 2013 – applicants must confirm their acceptance of their offer by this date.
June 17th, 2013 – earliest date that applicants will be required to pay tuition fees