Admission Dates 2017/2018

Final Dates for Receipt of Applications for Admission

Regular Session - September Start Date

  • Graduate Studies1,2 (except as below)                   June 1
  • Non-Canadian Students (Graduate Studies)          April 1

Several programs have different application deadlines. Please refer to the specific departmental sections in the calendar for these dates

 1All supporting documentation must be submitted by the appropriate deadline.

2For Graduate Studies Scholarship consideration applications must be complete (including application, fee and all supporting documents) by March 1. For consideration for Killam and other University scholarships, complete applications must be received by January 31.

Admission in January or May

Some programs allow for a student to start either January 1 or May 1. Check the detailed program descriptions or with the department directly to see if such start dates are permitted. See Faculty Regulation 4.2, for appropriate application deadlines.

General Application Deadlines Canadian Applicants Non-Canadian Applicants
For September Admission June 1 April 1
For January Admission October 31 August 31
For May Admission February 28 December 31