Admission

Explore UCC

We’re delighted you’re considering Upper Canada College as a school for your son. While the campus is closed to visitors and no virtual events are currently scheduled, we welcome families to explore through the guides and videos below.

Read More About UCC

If you want to explore offline, download and read through PDF versions of our viewbook and admission guide. Learn why UCC stands apart from other independent schools, and get an overview of the admission process. Printed copies of the updated viewbook and admission guide can be requested through our inquiry form below.

Admission Webinar

In this 55-minute long webinar, Vice Principal of Enrolment Management Dave McBride presents an overview of UCC and the admission process.

Application Info

Application information is generally published a year in advance, with day applications accepted between early September and late November/early December for the following entry year. Boarding applications are accepted through to the spring, although spaces fill up quickly so we encourage families to apply early.

While the dates will change, the intake numbers, timelines and processes are generally the same year to year. To learn more about the application steps so you can plan ahead, please review the guidelines for your anticipated entry grade:

Future Families' FAQ

Here are some frequently asked questions and answers that address many future families' concerns. If you need further assistance, please email us at admission@ucc.on.ca.

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Q. How do I know if UCC is right for my family?

    Before starting your application, it’s important to determine if UCC is a good fit for your family. We encourage all families to learn more about our programs and stay connected to the school. Fill out our inquiry form to request information and start receiving admission updates. To find out more about UCC and what makes us truly stand apart, start your exploration at the Explore UCC page.
  • Q. When can I visit the school?

    Although in-person visits are not available, there are many ways to Explore UCC from the comfort of your own home or phone. We also welcome you to join us for any of our virtual events. Please fill out the form at right to register. Registrants will receive a link to join any scheduled event, a link to the recording after the event and will also be notified when we're ready to welcome visitors on campus.
  • Q. When can I apply for my son?

    Applications are generally accepted from September 1 to November 30 for the following entry year. Late applications are not accepted. We encourage you to submit the inquiry form and let us know what entry year and grade level you're interested in, so that we can keep you informed of admission news and let you know when applications are open.
 

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