Confidential Applicant Reference Form

Deadline: February 1, 2024 (by 11:59 PM EST)

Applicants are required to secure three referees to complete the Applicant Reference Form. Please provide your referees with this link to the Applicant Reference Form. 

Note: applicants must provide their referees with their UofT Applicant Number and email address

Referee Requirements

It is the responsibility of the applicant to secure referees who meet the requirements listed below. Should a referee not meet these requirements, the reference will be deemed unacceptable, and therefore the application will be incomplete and may not be considered.

  • Only three references (the first three received) will be accepted

  • My referees have known me for at least 3 months

  • One referee must be a supervisor or manager

  • One referee must have knowledge of my performance in a healthcare environment/setting

  • My referees are professionals in a position to make reasonable statements concerning my character, personal qualities, professional attributes, and clinical abilities (if applicable)

  • My supervising or managerial referee(s) have supervised me in a clinical, research and/or professional setting

  • I have not provided healthcare services to my referees

  • I have not received healthcare services from my referees

  • My referees are not a member of my family nor a personal friend

Instructions for Applicant

  1. Provide your referees with a link to the Applicant Reference Form.

  2. Provide your referees with your UofT Applicant Number and email address. This is necessary to complete the reference form.

  3. Ensure your referees complete the form by the deadline date. Please be sure to let your referees know that we will not accept any documents (including referee forms) after February 1st (11:59 pm EST).

  4. Applicants will be able to verify the BScPA Program has received the 3 completed reference forms approximately two weeks after the last form has been submitted, via the admissions portal at Referees will not receive a confirmation of receipt from the program.

Note: Applicants are responsible for following up with their referees to ensure the reference forms have been received, completed, and submitted by the application deadline of February 1, 2024.

Instructions for Referees

  1. Complete and submit the Applicant Reference Form provided to you by an applicant to the BScPA Program.

  2. Ensure you complete the form by the deadline date of February 1, 2024 (11:59PM EST).

  3. Once you submit the completed form; you are not able to make any edits.

  4. Referees will receive an email confirmation of receipt from the program.

Questions about the form? Please email:

Should an applicant progress to the Virtual Multiple Mini Interview (vMMI) stage, we will be performing random reference audits. Please ensure all referee contact information is up-to-date.