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Attention Grades 12’s applying to University/College!!!

Once you have applied, ensure that you are regularly logging in to checking your OCAS and OUAC accounts to verify that YOUR profile, course information, and marks are ACCURATE.  If you notice any errors, it is YOUR responsibility to report them to GUIDANCE immediately to ensure your application to University or College will be processed.

Important Documents Regarding Applications

This presentation reviews the basics and provides resources to post secondary pathways, scholarships and graduation requirements.

Grade-12 presentation 2020

Use this Handy CHART to research and compare schools!

Post Secondary Research Chart

  • Research schools and programs
  • Make choices for application
  • Fees should be paid at the time of application
  • University – $155 (additional choices-$50 each)
  • College – $95
  • Apply by deadlines given
  • University – January 15, 2020 (Feb 1 – changes)
  • College – February 1, 2020
  • Please apply before Christmas Break!

Applying to University or College

Students who are interested in applying to University or College for next September should do the following…

  • make sure you will complete diploma requirements by June
  • for university programs – check for prerequisites, will have six 4U/4M courses
  • sign up for the liaison visits when they come to the school; please refer to the Calendar posted in the Guidance office.
  • be prepared to apply to post-secondary before Christmas holiday
  • submit an up-to-date “Scholarship Profile” to Ms. Susi to be considered for school sponsored awards/scholarships found on the Awards & Scholarships Page.
  • Check university admission requirements for program prerequisites at www.ouac.on.ca
  • Compare universities and programs at Ontario Universities Info website

Schedule of Liaison visits at Saltfleet – Important Dates
1) Ontario Universities’ Fair (OUF): September 27-29th, 2019
The OUF is the only event where you can see all 21 Ontario universities in one place! It’s a once-a-year, free event where attendees can talk directly with senior university faculty and representatives. The OUF takes place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Admission is free.Visit: www.ouf.ca
Follow the OUF on Twitter: @OntarioUniFair, #OUF2019
Like the OUF on Facebook: www.facebook.com/OntarioUFair

2) Ontario College Fair (https://ocif.ca/

October 23 2019  5-9pm, October 24 9am – 2pm, Enercare Centre Toronto, Free admission!

Save the Date! Westdale Post Secondary Fair


2019-2020 College/University Visits to Saltfleet

Date School Time Location
Sept. 25th Brock University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 1st Huron-Western 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 7th Fanshawe College 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct.8th Seneca College 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 11th University of Waterloo 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 17th Mohawk College 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 18th University of Windsor 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 25th Lambton College 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 28th Wilfred Laurier University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 31st Brescia University @ Western 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Oct. 31st University of Guelph 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 1st Conestoga College 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 1st Trent University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 4th Sheridan College 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 5th Lakehead University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 6th Western University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 6th Guelph-Humber University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 7th Queens University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Will be rescheduled Ottawa University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 14th Ryerson University 11:30-12:30 Atrium
Nov. 15th Redeemer University 12:00-1:00 Atrium


For information and updates on Ontario Colleges and Universities:

You must RESEARCH your own program prerequisites, program requirements, etc. It is every student’s responsibility to get updated information about programs, especially the new mathematics prerequisites!

Post-secondary Education

If you are searching for information regarding colleges, universities and how their programs may connect, the Ontario College-University Transfer Guide is your source.  This online tool outlines the options for transfer credit, transfer policies and articulation agreements between Ontario Colleges and Universities.  Check the site at https://www.ocutg.ca/

Why College is increasingly being seen as the smart choice! (Macleans article)

College: The Smart Choice

Considering an Apprenticeship:

Visit OYAP Website to learn more about how an apprenticeship works and the variety of offerings available.
Updated on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.
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