Admissions FAQ

FAQ’s – International Students:  Please click here for more information.


FAQ’s – Domestic Students 


You can search our current list of programs on our website.

Yes, please click here for more information about our Continuing Education courses.

You can book a tour or view virtual tours here.

Please consult the Admission Requirements found under each program’s page on our website.

We offer upgrading as well as the Mature Student Test (Accuplacer). 

To find out more about our FREE Upgrading program please consult the following page on our website.  

Mature Student Test:  Please contact  or 705-474-7600, extension 5205. 

**Please note, the Mature Student Test is limited to English and Math requirements only. 


View information about the application process here.  

Please visit our Transfer Credit Information page.

Please contact OCAS for their contact information.

If you continue to experience issues, please contact us directly at  Include your OCAS application number and any communication with the OCAS team so we can investigate.   

Offers for the fall term will go out beginning on November 1st for regular programs; most high demand/competitive programs will follow the Feb 1st consideration date. Offers for the winter term have a shortened recruitment period and go out beginning October 1st.   

You must meet admission requirements as indicated on the program’s page on our website prior to the start of your program.  You are eligible for a conditional offer if you have provided official documentation (i.e. transcripts) that indicate you are currently working on the admission requirements.   You will need to have your final official documents submitted prior to the start of your program. 

You can confirm your offer on the OCAS website.  For Internal Applications, please contact Admissions at or 705-474-7600 extension 5123 to confirm your offer with us.

We do not offer the option to defer.  Please complete the internal application to re-apply within the same academic year.

You will receive an acceptance letter by email with a hard copy to follow via mail. Your Fee Statement will be sent by mail and will include tuition amounts and due dates. Please retain for future reference. 

You can make a payment online on our web site or through your bank. 

Once you have accepted your offer, you can make a payment on the Student Payment Centre.

To make a payment through your bank, you will need to add Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology as a payee and indicate your student ID as the account number. 

Note: We do not accept phone payments for privacy and security compliance.  

Please email admissions at and provide your student number, name, and program.

You will receive an email when registration opens with a date and time to register. Registration remains open until the 10th day of class, except for Aviation programs. Instructions will be provided. Please note, you will need to have paid your tuition, provided a sponsorship letter, or have a completed OSAP application to proceed through the registration system. If you are getting an error message during registration process, please contact

Visit Self Service, enter user ID (your student number), then click “Forgot PIN?” to reset your own PIN or contact our Service Desk at

For Full-time students, your student number will be found on your acknowledgment and offer letters. For part-time students, your student number will be found on your student schedule/Bill.  You can also email  with the following information:   

  • Full Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Program
  • Campus

Adding or dropping courses could result in extra fees or changes to your full-time student status; this may affect your funding or sponsorship eligibility. If you are an OSAP student, please reach out to Financial Aid at  

Please complete the add/drop form.

Once you are registered, you can request your enrolment letter in Self Service under the Student tab. 

You can log into iLearn (D2L). 

Important note: It will take 24 hours for your courses to populate in the system following registration. Please wait that timeframe before reaching out for support.  

You can order your Student ID here.

Bus pass cost for September to April is $240.96. Bus pass cost for one semester (September to December or January to April) is $120.48. There is no charge for a student card without a bus pass.  

Please note, there is a charge of $25.00 for a replacement card. 

You can view your final grades in Self Service

Please note that your current final grades will be available once grades are finalized at the end of the term. 

You must fill in the withdrawal form with our Student Success Service department.

Refund information can be found on our website.

You can request a transcript on the website.  

Please note, there is a charge of $12.00 per transcript. 

You can look up your required books on our website.

Your T2202 can be found in Self Service under Student> Canadian Tax Forms.  The previous year will be available by the end of February. Any previous years will be available as well. 

More information regarding Student Success Services can be found on our website.

You can find information on Residence on our website.

Yes, we offer apprenticeship programs.

Please visit the site for information regarding Canadore’s Health Plan.

You can order your parking pass online.

Yes, we have student support services with our First Peoples’ Centre, for more information on our Indigenous student experience, please visit our website.

You will find course outlines organized by course code on our website.  

OSAP (Financial Aid) 

Information can be found on the OSAP website.

Information about scholarships and bursaries can be found on our website.

You can reach Financial Aid at