For September 2022 admission

For September 2022 admission applications, OAT scores must be taken from August 31, 2019 to September 30, 2021.  

NEW:  CASPer Snapshot is now required.  See below for information.

You can only take the CASPer one of the times listed.  You must apply to OUAC before applying for the CASPer.  You need your WATERLOO # for the CASPer application. 

If you are planning an application for a future year, use this page as a guideline only. We cannot guarantee dates until they are posted.

Deadline Description
Mid-July 2020 to TBD, 2021*

Applications for September 2022 admission will be available in mid-July 2021.

September 30, 2021

Deadline by which the OAT must be written. Scores do not have to be received at the School by this date; however, this is the last day to write the OAT for September 2022 admission. For September 2022 admission applications, OAT scores must be taken from August 31st, 2019 to September 30, 2021.


All applicants must take the CASPer (Computer-based Assessment for Sampling Personal Characteristics) and Snapshot test. It can only be taken once per year.  Applicants for September 2022 admission must take the CASPer in 2021.  You must have applied to OUAC and then received your Waterloo ID#, to apply and take CASPer and Snapshot.

CASPer Snapshot is required.  Please go to the Non-academic requirements for specific information.

October, 2021  TBD

1) Deadline by which the Admission Information Form (AIF) must be uploaded online.

2) Deadline by which your interim transcripts must be uploaded online and by which your official transcripts must be received by the Registrar's Office. 

NOTE: You must have met the online application deadline of TBD to be able to meet this required date.

November 30, 2021

Deadline by which the two confidential assessment forms must be uploaded online. 

December 15, 2021

Deadline by which Meet & Greet selection will be completed. All applicants will receive an email. Unfortunately, if not invited for the Meet & Greet, students are no longer considered for admission.

January 15, 2022 Meet & Greet
January 31, 2022 Deadline by which all final fall (September to December) 2021 transcripts must be received at the Registrar's Office, Needles Hall, if you were granted a Meet & Greet.
End of March, 2022 All admission decisions will be e-mailed.
May 7, 2022 Deadline by which all winter 2022 courses must be completed.
June 25, 2022 For those admitted, deadline by which all final winter (January to April) 2022 transcripts must be received at the Registrar's Office, Needles Hall.
September 2022 Start of school year.

Note: You must have all your undergraduate prerequisite courses completed, with grades appearing on your official transcripts by the June 2022        deadline. Courses completed between the end of May and the beginning of September will not be considered by the Admissions Committee.  For September 2022 admission, you can't take courses in the spring 2022.  Applicants who have not completed all the prerequisites will not be admitted. There are no exceptions. There are no conditional offers of admission.