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Start your journey

This timeline shows the steps you can take to apply to and start your journey at Carleton. You can also take note of important dates and deadlines, as well as upcoming on-campus events.

This timeline is based on the 2019-2020 academic year.


2019


September

The Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) application opens.

October

You and your family are invited to campus for Fall Open House.

November

The early admission period begins.

You and your family are invited to campus for program-specific specialty tours.

2020


January

The admission period begins.

January 15, 2020 is the deadline for Ontario secondary school students to submit applications to the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC).

Some programs have early application deadlines and some programs have additional admission requirements.

February

February 1, 2020 is the application deadline for students applying to:

  • Bachelor of Architectural Studies*
  • Bachelor of Social Work*

*Students should also take note of additional admission requirements and their submission deadlines.

You and your family are invited to campus for program-specific specialty tours.

March

March 1, 2020 is the deadline to apply for a Prestige Scholarship.

March 1, 2020 is the application deadline for students applying to:

  • Bachelor of Humanities*
  • Bachelor of Industrial Design*
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Interactive Multimedia and Design)*
  • Bachelor of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Journalism and Humanities
  • Bachelor of Music*

*Students should also take note of additional admission requirements and their submission deadlines.

You and your family are invited to campus for March Break Open House.

April

You and your family are invited to campus for program-specific specialty tours.

May

You and your family are invited to campus for Spring Open House.

June

June 1, 2020 is the general application deadline for fall admission. Some programs have early application deadlines and some programs have additional admission requirements.

June 1, 2020 is the deadline for Ontario secondary students to respond to an offer of admission made prior to May 14, 2020. Responses to offers of admission to limited enrolment programs received after this date could result in the offer being rescinded. Note that you may respond to an offer of admission as soon as you receive it. If you are admitted to first-year studies on or before May 15, 2020, you will be offered a place in residence.

June 8, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. (EST) is the deadline to confirm your offer of residence and pay the residence deposit on Carleton Central.

June 30, 2020 is the deadline to apply for an Entrance Bursary.

 

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