Offer of Admission

Priority for Admission

Applicants are to be offered admission into oversubscribed programs according to the following order of preference:

  • Residents of Ontario
  • Residents of provinces and territories in Canada
  • Other applicants

Oversubscribed Programs (Competitive Programs)

In some programs, Mohawk receives more qualified applicants than can be accommodated. Selection will be based on:

  1. Equal consideration date After equal consideration date, applications are considered on a first-come, first-served basis, providing there are still vacancies in the program(s) of your choice.
  2. Ranking of grades in required subjects
  3. Additional criteria such as portfolios, questionnaires and information sessions may be required

View the Offer Dates for Late Release Programs

Receiving Your Offer of Admission

September start
Mohawk College will make offers of admission by mail starting February 1. Wait lists for oversubscribed programs will be established at the same time, and additional offers may follow at a later date depending on the number of confirmations.
If you applied to multiple programs at Mohawk, you may receive more than one offer of admission.

For most programs, Mohawk will continue to accept applications and make offers of admission after February 1 on a first-come, first-served basis.

January start
Applications received by Ontario Colleges (opens new window) on or before June 1 are considered equally. Applications received after June 1 will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Confirming Your Offer of Admission

Accept an offer of admission and confirm online with Ontario Colleges (opens new window) by the due date on your offer letter. You may confirm one Mohawk program and maintain your place on a wait list for another Mohawk program.

If you are currently completing required subjects, you will be admitted on the condition that you complete academic subject requirements, plus any additional criteria such as portfolios and/or questionnaires may be required.

Offer of Admission Disclaimer

Mohawk College, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to alter information, including but not limited to, modifying program availability, program length, campus locations, or curriculum, or to adjust fees, admission requirements, policies or procedures at any time. The College would make such changes to meet competencies in the job market and/or as prescribed by its governing Ministry, or for budgetary reasons or for other reasons it deems necessary. The College reserves the right to withdraw an offer of admission both prior to and after its acceptance by an applicant or student because of insufficient applications or registrations, over-acceptance of offers of admission, budgetary constraints, or for other such reasons. Prompt notice will be given to all affected applicants and students. The College shall not accept any liability for the consequences of these changes.