Preliminary figures show increase in Ontario undergrad applicants, applications

January 17, 2012

According to preliminary undergraduate application statistics released Monday by the Ontario Universities' Application Centre, the total number of first-year applicants rose by 2.2% to 90,373 at the January 11 deadline for high school applicants, while the number of applications they submitted grew by 2.4% to 392,742. In addition, the number of non-secondary school applicants has also increased by 3.2% to 19,373 over a comparable date last year with further increases expected through the spring and summer as these applicants are subject to a different processing schedule. COU News Release | OUAC preliminary data