Application Procedures

Applications for the Queen's School of Medicine are made through the Ontario Medical Schools' Application Service (OMSAS). Please visit the OMSAS site for information regarding the application process.   All documents and application materials must be submitted through the application centre.  Candidates will be assessed solely based on materials submitted to OMSAS by the application deadlines.  Addendums or supplemental materials sent directly to the School of Medicine will be destroyed.   

If you have a concern regarding the submission of your application materials or require additional information please contact the Admissions Office of Undergraduate Medical Education: telephone 613 533-3307 or FAX 613 533-3190, or the Ontario Medical Schools' Application Service (OMSAS), 170 Research Lane, Guelph, Ontario N1G 5E2.

Submission Deadlines

Please be aware that application deadlines are strictly enforced.  All required documentation must be provided by the specified deadlines as outline below.   Applicants who fail to comply with application deadlines and/or requirements will be disqualified. 

September 15, 2017 (4:30 pm ET)
Deadline to register for/create an account for the OMSAS online application.


  • Create your own account and do not take over an account created by someone else.
  • Requests for references should be sent to your referees by this date.
  • Credit card is the only payment method available for the application. If you must pay by an alternative method, cheque payments are accepted; however, requests to pay by cheque must be made by this date.

October 2, 2017 (4:30 pm ET)
Deadline to submit applications. There are no exceptions (this is a strict deadline).

  • Deadline for OMSAS to receive your initial transcripts and academic documents.
  • Deadline for OMSAS to receive your references.
  • Deadline for OMSAS to receive all payments.

November 1, 2017
OMSAS must receive your MCAT scores.

Note: It takes 2 business days for OMSAS to receive your scores after they are released. Your request should be made no later than October 29, 2017.

May 8, 2018
First round offers of admission are sent out.

June 30, 2018
OMSAS must receive your final transcripts.