Undergraduate applicants to Ontario universities make fewer application choices

June 12, 2009

According to the Ontario Universities' Application Centre's June undergraduate application data, released last Wednesday, applicants are making fewer application choices for the 2009-10 academic year. To date there are 487,063 applications, down from 489,039 in June 2008. While applications from non-secondary students increased slightly, applications from high school students decreased from 375,711 last year to 373,700. OUAC News and Stats

(Please note that this item has been clarified since it was originally posted. OUAC statistics suggested a drop in applications, not applicants, and our original coverage caused some confusion reflected in the comments below.)